Paul Collins, the author of Sixpence House: Lost in a Town of Books, has an interesting article in the Voice Literary Supplement about the future of independent bookstores.
It follows a slew of books and articles looking at the topic.
Slate’s Tyler Cowan has his say.
Laura J. Miller has written a whole book on the subject.
And here’s a story about independent bookstores in Britain.
IN OTHER NEWS: There will be free sneak preview of Al Gore’s film, An Inconvenient Truth, tonight at UC Berkeley’s Wheeler Auditorium. It starts at 8 pm.