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Moving Madness for McHuston Booksellers

Time is winding down, excitement is cranking up! The Main Street location of McHuston Booksellers is down to its last few days and Wednesday marked the first day in five years (excepting the 2011 blizzard days) that no books were … Continue reading

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Bad news is good news for Barnes & Noble

Different rules apply when reporting about big business, particularly those enterprises suffering from the ups and downs of the economy. Take, for example, Barnes & Noble – the nation’s largest traditional bookseller. The New York-based retailer is reporting first quarter … Continue reading

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Castle’s fictional detective gets real-life website.

The lines between fiction and fact first began to blur with the publication of Heat Wave, a hard-boiled suspense book written – supposedly – by ABC’s fictional author-detective Richard Castle. The book sold a lot of copies. Several subsequent episodes … Continue reading

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Little Hobbit, Big Pricetag. Tolkien brings $20-thousand.

Would you pay $20 for an old book? How about $20-thousand? A copy of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings prelude – The Hobbit, brought more than that amount in an online sale that topped all others for March. ABEbooks … Continue reading

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