This Week in Indie Bookstores

By continues to add more shops and sales.

Chicago is getting a pay-what-you-can bookstore.

A woman in Bengaluru, India, runs a pop-up bookstore from her house.

A Toronto cafe hides a secret used bookstore.

The Provincetown Bookshop has a buyer, who plans to reopen the famed store in a new location next summer.

A Princeton, West Virginia, bookstore has been nominated as the best in the state.

Publishers Weekly profiles the Children’s Book Cellar.

Singapore has a new Chinese-language bookstore.

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