This Week in Indie Bookstores


Publishers Weekly is seeking nominations for bookstore of the year.

The LEGO Creator series now includes a bookstore.

Glamour goes in-depth with the owners of The Ripped Bodice, the famed L.A.-based romance bookstore.

Sandy Springs, Georgia is attempting to censor a local adult bookstore for its erotic offerings.

Check out three great indie bookstores on Massachusetts’s North Shore.

James Patterson grants holiday bonuses to independent booksellers across the country.

Ian MacAllen's fiction has appeared in 45th Parallel Magazine, Little Fiction, Vol 1. Brooklyn, Joyland Magazine, and elsewhere and nonfiction has appeared in Chicago Review of Books, The Negatives, Electric Literature, Fiction Advocate, and elsewhere. He is the Deputy Editor of The Rumpus, holds an MA in English from Rutgers University, tweets @IanMacAllen and is online at More from this author →