This Week In Indie Bookstores


Book Riot looks at what makes a bookstore radical.

The oldest bookseller in Germany has died, at the age of ninety-eight.

Portuguese booksellers say the government isn’t offering enough help to survive the COVID-19 crisis.

Check out how Toronto bookstores are surviving the pandemic.

Berlin has a new bookstore featuring exclusively female and queer authors.

Medium just bought a social ebook platform.

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 →