bookstores are going to be just fine: a little love from the Globe & Mail
"If you are feeling low about the fate of the bookstore, just step through the door of Type Books on Queen Street West. Despite competition from ebooks and the giant bookselling chains, this brilliant little chocolate box for bibliophiles is thriving. Its sales are good. Its customers are loyal. The smart, friendly, learned people who work there are far from giving up the ghost."
Marcus Gee came to talk to us about how bookstores are going to be just fine, for his article in the Globe & Mail, "Are Bookstores Dead, or Just Turning a New Page?"
Hint: it's the second choice.