I wrote this piece for Powell’s awhile back. May it serve as a gentle reminder to not be a jerk while visiting real bookstores this weekend:
How Customers See Bookstores
Uh, yep. This sounds about right.
From the article: “Some people who visit retail shops nowadays need the Internet. I don’t mean they’re looking at their...
So true. This is my life. However, I wish we had a store cat.
A customer today asked to have her presents wrapped. I gladly obliged and took her to the wrapping station but then she...
Not just relevant for bookstores- relevant for EVERYTHING. DON’T BE DICKS ITS NOT THAT HARD.
(or calling, or e-mailing…) bookstores, ever. Thanks for all of the ruined days and moods, anyone who’s ever come into...