Goodbye, Joan Wolf

Romance author Joan Wolf has apparently decided to publish her books in ebook format only, from 2014 on. She has written dozens of historical romances over several decades, … Read more »

Clean up time

This photo shows my desk at the Albany bookstore. Working in a bookstore requires many skills. One of those is the inborn ability to prioritize urgency over neatness. … Read more »

Manicules

manicule

One thing I love about working with books is serendipity. Often, it means finding a book that relates to something you were “just talking about the other day.” … Read more »

Amazon pricing?

Amazon's 95% profit margin.

A blog post for fellow booksellers… Here’s a screenshot of a good book being offered for sale on Amazon. The book sells on other websites for $120-$150 (or … Read more »