Your Local Bookstore Needs You More Than Ever

Your Local Bookstore Needs You More Than Ever

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With the COVID-19 pandemic looming over the world right now, restricting movement and gatherings, threatening life and the normal order of business, people are freaking out. What this means for some is a panicked excursion to the supermarket for supplies… too many supplies in some cases. empty ALDI shelf // image via instagram While some huge conglomerate stores and more regional markets have been slammed with worried customers, independent retailers have not had the same reaction. For many independent bookstores, the coronavirus has had a devastating effect on their business, one that threatens the very subsistence of the store itself. …