The project to bring a second bookstore to Queens, New York has met its Kickstarter goal. The borough of 2.2 million people was down to a single bookstore, Astoria Bookshop, after a Forest Hills Barnes & Noble closed.
Amazon targets New York City’s literary scene with a brick and mortar store in Hudson Yards, the massive development of the city’s westside rail yards and surrounding industrial area.
Barnes & Noble is hoping adding booze to their stores can boost their bottom line.
A Montgomery County, Maryland mother of eight and children’s book author hopes to raise money through Kickstarter to launch a bookmobile store dedicated to children’s books.
Just in time for summer crowds, East Hampton’s BookHampton has reopened.