The Moravian Book Shop in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania was founded in 1745, making it America’s oldest continually operated bookstore. It’s also maybe got a ghost, which isn’t really surprising, because you can’t make it to 270 years without picking up a specter or two.
Fellow word nerds, I've got some news that's sure to turn your pages! Toronto bookstore, The Monkey's Paw, recently added a machine that dispenses random old books to the tune of $2 a pop. How it works is, you walk up, give it two dollars, it does a magic spell, and out drops a vintage novel for you to take home,…
When people ask me how I met my fiance, I always have a moment when I consider lying.
Borders has been in financial trouble for years, and today the company finally filed for bankruptcy, The New York Times reports. The chain has $1.29 billion in debt and $1.27 billion in assets, and plans to close one third of its stores, or about 200 locations.