Posts tagged "bookstores"

5 Alternatives To Amazon For Your Book-Buying Needs

You might have seen Stephen Colbert’s take on the Amazon vs. Hachette debacle, or you might have seen articles floating around Facebook, or friends declaring that they’re not buying books…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 13, 2014 - 10:14 am

19 Signs You’re In A New Age Bookstore

We recently discovered that one of the many things we have in common is a deep love of new age bookstores. Ami actually used to work in one in LA,…

Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 11, 2013 - 10:00 am

Book Vending Machine Called “Biblio-Mat” Is My New Reason For Living

Anyone in Toronto want a feminist blogger for a new roommate? I’m nothing short of enamored by The Monkey’s Paw bookstore and it’s Biblio-Mat, a vending machine that dispenses books…

Jessica Wakeman | November 25, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Debate This: Meeting Guys At Bookstores

In a recent Slate article, bookstore employee, Emma Straub, talks about bookstores being a perfect setting to find true love:

“There are many reasons why bookstores are naturally romantic…

Ami Angelowicz | April 7, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Why We Still Need Women’s Bookstores

There’s something comfortable and familiar about chain bookstores, like Borders and Barnes & Noble: The vanilla latte always tastes the same, the photography books are always near the fashion books,…

Jessica Wakeman | December 24, 2009 - 1:45 pm