| Sep 28, 2013
| 9:26 AM
The Southern California Independent Booksellers Assn. -- SCIBA -- celebrated its favorite books of the last year and got to know some writers with books on the way Friday night at its 2013 Authors Feast.
The event includes the SCIBA Awards, a look...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at your all fave stores. Plus, I have loads of savings on fun things to do, and dining deals, too, so you can keep on saving right through...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 3:02 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at your all fave stores. Plus, we have dining deals and fun things to do so you can keep on saving right through Sunday.
| Sep 16, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Bestselling author James Patterson wants to support independent bookstores, and he's putting his money where his heart is. On Monday he pledged to give $1 million to independent bookstores in the next year.
"We’re making this transition to e-...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 4:25 AM
McLean & Eakin Booksellers welcomes Booktopia attendees to Petoskey Friday through Sunday, Sept. 27-29, for the third session of this book-related series.
Started by Michael Kindness and Ann Kingman, hosts of the award-winning Books on the Nightstand...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:57 AM
A federal judge ruled Wednesday that Apple conspired with publishers to set the prices of e-books. Apple, the judge found, “played a central role in facilitating and executing that conspiracy” and will pay damages to be set at a future trial....
| Sep 6, 2013
| 6:19 AM
It's Freebie Friday! We've got some great offers today. Save $10 on gas cards at Publix through Sunday and grandparents get in free at Butterfly World on Saturday and Sunday, too. Use my long list to make a mad grab for freebies and save with retail...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 11:43 AM
The Saturday after the Thanksgiving holiday has, in recent years, been dubbed “Small Business Saturday.” Last year, President Obama spent Small Business Saturday at a local independent bookstore in Virginia -- he and his daughters bought 15...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:59 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A former manager of the Missouri State University bookstore received a federal prison sentence of five years and three months on Thursday for stealing bookstore funds. Mark Brixey, 48, also is ordered to make restitution of $1,329,...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 11:32 AM
It's getting complicated in the world of publishing.
Unlike last year, the top-selling books in print and those in digital are rather different, according to a story in Publishers Weekly reporting on sales during the first six months of the year....
| Aug 9, 2013
| 5:13 AM
The 84-year-old Northbrook woman who crashed into Binny’s Beverage Depot in Highland Park on Thursday morning is home now and grateful no one was seriously hurt.
Marty Anderson crashed her white BMW through a glass wall at the Binny’s, at...