Friday, June 19, 2020

Book Blogger Hop - 6/19 - 6/25



Question of the Week:

Do you visit indie and/or used bookstores? Also, have you ever worked in any? (submitted by Kristin @ Lukten av Trykksverte)

My Answer:

We have one independent bookstore that is close to me, and I do visit.

They have had author events I have attended too.

I hope they start the author events again once we are cleared of the Coronavirus threat.









8 comments:

  1. One of my indie stores hosts quite a few signings at a nearby library and I attend those when its an author I adore. They started a few virtual signings, but I was a bit dismayed to learn you don't get a signed book. Just a book plate at a later date.


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    1. That is different to not get a book.

      Thanks for your comment, Jessica.

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  2. Our indie bookstore is allowing customers to browse by appointment only, and with appropriate precautions.

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    1. That sounds good.

      Thanks for sharing that and for your comment, Deb.

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  3. I love browsing the bookshelves in charity shops and I've attended a couple of book signings too Elizabeth that my local Waterstones have organised. However most of my reading is done on my Kindle.

    Hope you have a lovely weekend, Elizabeth. x

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  4. Browsing is always fun.

    Thanks for your comment, Flora.

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  5. I wish we had shops around here, I'd love to be able to attend author events.

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    1. The author events are such fun.

      The library hosts them too.

      I wish you were able to have author events.

      Thanks for your comment, SJ.

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