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25 Best Bookstores in the World

There are so many great bookstores in and around the world, which I sort of knew but really came to understand while I started putting this list together. I realized how amazing, unique, charming, breathtaking, inspiring, and otherwise simply fantastic they all were. So, This is a list of the Best Bookstores in the World. …

The Prisoner of Heaven

I thought I’d take a dive into my ever-expanding TBR backlog since I haven’t been particularly enthused by any new releases lately. The Prisoner of Heaven by Carlos Ruiz Zaf√≥n has been high on my list for a while, given that The Shadow of the Wind has been one of my favorites for years. My …

The Storied Life of A.J. Fikrey

The Storied Life of A.J. Fikrey by Gabrielle Zevin is a cute but somewhat sappy little book, with a little melodrama thrown in. A.J. Fikrey is a touchy and argumentative bookstore owner on a small, touristy island town and recent widower. He walks in his store one day to find that a baby has been …