Lets Use Modern Classics!

There are some books which are always on school book lists and most customers will have on ‘to-be-read’ lists.  Those books which, even the biggest reader, will sometimes get “You haven’t read “Insert Incredible Classic Here”!!?”  Now, with the onslaught of re-jacketed and (very) reasonably priced classics, what better way to beef up sales than … Read more

Can We Turn a Bookstore Downsize into an Upgrade?

In Brisbane, Australia, there is a 52-year-old independent, family-owned store named the American Bookstore. Despite that this store has seen over half-a-century of excellent trading and strong customer base, the American Bookstore (ABS) has found themselves needing to relocate due to exorbitant rent in the CBD and the presently ‘border-nary’ book trade. ABS will be … Read more