The closed stores were described as either “not profitable or very, very marginal.”
When the non-fiction book was published by Annick Press in 2014 it sold 9,000 copies. Since March, it’s sold 20,000 more.
Chances are if you’ve ordered a book online from an indie bookseller, you have interacted with Bookmanager.
The really interesting question is how do you do create that sense of being at Word on the Street?
Q&Q spotlights a few of the exciting new voices you may have missed.
Authors take on the social-media challenge to support Canadian literature.
Expect a combination of live conversations, presentations, and panels on various delivery platforms, as well as pre-recorded events with authors on stage.
Nearly one-quarter of the events were able to happen before the global shutdowns, including a Stan Douglas exhibition.
Of the 61 stores listed, only two are in Canada.
A sign posted on the storefront says that the location will be closed effective immediately.