Saturday, October 10, 2009
"Independent book retailers hit by hard times, tough competition"
For those of use who love browsing in bookstores, the article in today's Jackson Citizen Patriot is another disturbing look at how the world is changing. Our wonderful bookstore the Nomad Bookhouse closed about a year ago and a similar story is being retold throughout Michigan and the rest of the country. What will we do without our independent bookstores? And after they are gone, what will happen to the big chains. Will they follow as well?