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What a Books Costs Us

23 Apr

There’s an interesting article about independent bookstores. When I had a bookstore I only sold used books. I looked into having new books available for my customers but couldn’t compete with the big stores and online. This article explains the reason very well: 

 

 

https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/columnists/schmich/ct-met-mary-schmich-indie-bookstores-20190419-story.html?fbclid=IwAR1FPapGdgpgDPH_9l4hOO4DTIPKnWDwO2uwz-PUTJ1BGQH6wQpRULs2Wk8

 

Needless to say, there were many reasons we decided to close the bookstore part of our business but this is one of them. 

 

 

 

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