Who said indie bookstores are dying? Not in the Bay Area, thank you.

SFC_20190521_E6My May 21 column for the San Francisco Chronicle‘s Datebook:

For years the death knell was clanging for the independent bookstores. First, they would be killed off by the chain stores — Borders, Barnes & Noble, et al. We all know how that turned out. Then the predator was Amazon. Then e-books.

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