By Maryann Yin on Galley Cat, October 26, 2012
Published by Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, it features bookstores around the country, including The Strand (New York, NY), Powell`s (Portland, OR) and Porter Square Books (Cambridge, MA). Publishing industry consultant Ronald Rice and “Booksellers Across America” edited the book.
Contributors ranged from John Grisham to Chuck Palahniuk to bookstore owner Ann Patchett.
The book also contains illustrations by Leif Parsons, an introduction by Richard Russo and an afterword by Emily St. John Mandel.
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