Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
For many booklovers, it's not a good day without the chance to unwind with a book before bed. We're notorious for the leaning towers of books on our nightstands or tucked under our pillow. Our booksellers are no exception.
This week, the American Booksellers Association announced the winners for the 2018 Indies Choice Book Awards and the E.B. White Read-Aloud Awards. These books, spread across nine categories, represent the types of books that indie booksellers champion best.
Friday, May 4th, 2018
Originally created to celebrate our first decade as the Nation's Long Distance Local Bookstore, these premium subscriptions were only available for a short period of time, but we had such an overwhelming response that we've decided to bring them back just for the month of May!
The Swedish Academy, which administers the Nobel Prize, has announced that they will not award a Nobel Prize in literature in 2018.
The decision comes not due to lack of excellent candidates, but because of discord within the academy itself.