This Week in Indie Bookstores


Meet James Daunt, the man who will save Barnes & Noble—or oversee its end.

A museum in Santa Cruz recently installed a Spanish-language bookstore exhibit.

Now is the time to nominate a bookseller for James Patterson’s annual Holiday Bookstore Bonus program.

Check out eight great Tampa-area independent bookstores.

An adult bookstore is fighting anti-free speech regulations in DuPage County that create onerous restrictions on the shop.

Publishers Weekly reports that bookstore sales were down in May.

Ian MacAllen is the author of Red Sauce: How Italian Food Became American (Rowman & Littlefield, April 2022). His writing has appeared in Chicago Review of Books, Southern Review of Books, The Offing, 45th Parallel Magazine, Little Fiction, Vol 1. Brooklyn, and elsewhere. He tweets @IanMacAllen and is online at More from this author →