Indie press Two Dollar Radio has opened a bookstore and event space in Columbus, Ohio.
Key West Island Books, hit hard by Hurricane Irma, returns to service and launches a fundraising campaign.
Bestselling author Ta-Nehisi Coates will be focusing his current book tour on independent, black-owned bookstores.
The Internet is helping bookstores connect with customers for less money than ads in the Yellow Pages. (Yellow Pages were directories that listed phone numbers of businesses before the Internet.)
If you like bookstores as much for the chance to take photos as for the books, here is a list of the most Instagrammable stores around the world.