This Week In Indie Bookstores


This Brazilian bookstore celebrates books by women.

And Shanghai has the latest stunning bookstore in China.

Oklahoma City’s Nappy Roots Books hosted a vigil commemorating the Tulsa Race Massacre.

Publisher’s Weekly profiles A Room of One’s Own in Madison, Wisconsin.

Blacksburg, VA is gets a new bookstore.

And in Dallas, TX, three new stores open just outside the city.

Amazon Books will be installing a payment system that allows customers to pay with the palm of their hands.

This Denver bookstore is celebrating fifty years in business.

Beloved NYC children’s bookstore Books of Wonder is closing its Upper West Side location.

Dave Eggers new novel has thirty-two different covers—and Amazon won’t have access to sell the hardcover version.

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 →