An Audio Tour of a New Indie Bookstore

CBC Radio has a satirical take on the growing trend of bookstores devoting less stock to books and replacing them with gewgaws:

Local bookstore Epilogues sells everything you could ever want in a bookstore: candles, globes, themed napkins, globes and pillows that say Live, Laugh, Love.

Of course as a bookstore, they do also have something for readers — Margaret Atwood nesting dolls.

you can listen to the clip below, or on the CBC’s website.

Nate Hoffelder

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Nate Hoffelder is the founder of The Digital Reader. He has been blogging about indie authors since 2010 while learning new tech skills weekly. He fixes author sites, and shares what he learns on The Digital Reader's blog. In his spare time, he fosters dogs for A Forever Home, a local rescue group.


  1. Mackay Bell24 April, 2017

    Very funny! Very much worth a listen. Thanks for sharing!

  2. […] The last Saturday in April is Independent Bookstore Day, the day e celebrate our favorite sellers of throw pillows and Margaret Atwood nesting dolls. […]

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