Bookshop Raises $1 Million for Independent Bookstores

Bookshop Raises $1 Million for Independent Bookstores

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Bookshop.org, an online bookstore that has partnered with independent bookstores to share a percentage of each purchase, has officially raised $1 million dollars for independent bookshops across the country. Though the site was supposed to be in beta until the fall, they have already made incredible strides in the wake of Covid-19.

E-Bookstore Launched To Support NYC Booksellers

E-Bookstore Launched To Support NYC Booksellers

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Booksellers across New York City have found themselves unemployed due to the COVID-19 crisis. Although this news is troubling, booksellers have banded together against the odds and have launched an online bookstore. The Bookstore At The End Of The World allows customers to purchase books online from established bookstores in New York.   Under the URL of bookshop.org, the e-bookstore was launched to raise money for indie bookstores. Through the website, booksellers are able to display a collection of purchasable books. Every book purchased goes towards the total amount of money raised for these local bookstores, which is equally split …