Bookstores: Literati in Anne Arbor

Bookstores: Literati in Anne Arbor

((POSTED ON LITERATI’S 5 YEAR ANNIVERSARY — and my birthday — MARCH 31 !!!))  Literati Bookstore is an independent bookstore in downtown Ann Arbor. It’s a wonderful new bookstore that feels fresh, well-designed, digitally capable and...
Bookstores: Borderlands in San Francisco

Bookstores: Borderlands in San Francisco

Borderlands Books is a fantastic otherworldly experience in the heart of San Francisco. A specialty store that focuses on science-fiction, fantasy and horror novels, this is a bookstore for a true connoisseur of speculative fiction. I’m not sure if I qualify...
Bookstores: Elliott Bay Book Company

Bookstores: Elliott Bay Book Company

Find my books at Elliott Bay Book Company I fell in love with the Elliott Bay Book Company at first sight. I was in college, and I was visiting on a “Literature and the Arts” group trip. The classic old-Seattle brick building, the funky Pioneer Square...
Bookstores: Village Books

Bookstores: Village Books

— Read my books at Village Books — Village Books in Bellingham is an amazing home for books and literature in the Pacific Northwest. It’s also a place where I’ve built many fond memories and spent many wonderful afternoons. In the early 1990s,...
Bookstores: Powell’s in Portland

Bookstores: Powell’s in Portland

Read at Powell’s City of Books In 1990, I was new to the Pacific Northwest. Even in the hinterlands of Spokane though, where I was an undergraduate, rumors of a city of books had filtered out. So on the first Oregon roadtrip with my then-girlfriend, we stopped...