bookstore bookstore  /ˈbʊk ˌstɔr/


  • (n) a shop where books are sold



  1. From seaside film festivals to 24-hour bookstores, asia offers a captivating head trip.
  2. The uber-e-tailer that never forgets its bookstore roots.
  3. In this age of the world-devouring chains, an independent bookstore is as rare a sight as a first edition of Harry Potter.


  1. Frugal Frigate children's bookstore in Redlands offers summer programs

    The Frugal Frigate children's bookstore, 9 N. Sixth St., Redlands, offers summer programs for children, including the Kids' Summer Club and story times.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Redlands Daily Facts

  2. Writing class on June 28 at Written Words

    Written Words Bookstore owner Dorothy Sim-Broder says there is a story trapped inside each and every one of us begging to come out, which is why the bookstore will host a second Pen & Drink Night Friday, June 28, 7:30 p.m.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Huntington Herald

  3. In China: an entire bookstore gets censored?

    The Chinese government has placed a media ban on mentions of the 70,000-square-foot bookstore Taiwanese bookstore chain Eslite plans to open in China's tallest building in 2015.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Christian Science Monitor


  1. "The coolest moment was walking into a bookstore and seeing it there," said Coste, who saw his first copy on stands when his wife took a picture on her cell phone and texted him.
    on Mar 23, 2008 By: Chris Coste Source:

  2. "Our goal is to place a Barnes & Noble bookstore in every reader's pocket," Chairman Len Riggio told investors in opening remarks.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Leonard Riggio Source: ABC News

  3. "It used to be you went to a bookstore and asked for a book on Bigfoot and you'd be directed to the occult section, right between the Bermuda Triangle and UFOs," Meldrum said. "Now you can find some in the natural science section."
    on Nov 3, 2006 By: D Jeffrey Meldrum Source: International Herald Tribune

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