Books & Books at 30

Most indie booksellers who want to expand their business add more stores, and that’s the way Mitchell Kaplan initially tried to grow Books & Books, which he opened in Coral Gables, Fla., in 1982. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

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Although a major book ban bill is close to passage in Utah, another bill meant to end book bans by the state has hit the legislature. Here's what is in both bills–and what you can do. Continue reading at Book Riot

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Book Review: ‘The Book of Love,’ by Kelly Link

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Trade Fair on Tour: Bologna Children’s Book Fair and Book Plus in India

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The Best Book Club Books for 2024

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Book Banning Will Not Stop at Schools: Book Censorship News, January 12, 2024

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North Carolina’s Firestorm Books Offers Free Books Banned in Florida

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Scholastic Book Fair Will Discontinue Separate Collection Of Race And Gender Books

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