Blue Plate Books – Bookspot of the Week

Blue Plate Books – Bookspot of the Week

Today, our featured bookspot is Blue Plate Books is a charming used bookstore located at the top of the Shenandoah Valley, a scenic hour-and-a-half drive from Washington DC. We spoke with the owner and founder of Blue Plate Books, Pat Saine, about feeding book lovers need to read. 

Bookspot of the Week: Buchhandlung Lüders

Bookspot of the Week: Buchhandlung Lüders

Welcome back to another Bookspot of the Week, where we connect with outstanding bookstores in order to share their businesses and satisfy your craving for bookstore gems. This week we spoke with Ragna Lüders, the owner of a bookstore in Germany whose shop won the Hamburg Bookstore Prize in 2016, as well as the German Bookstore Prize from 2017 to 2019: Buchhandlung Lüders. Let’s take a little trip to Hamburg and jump in on all the bookish buzz!     How did your bookstore transition from concept to reality? My father opened the bookstore almost sixty-five years ago so it …