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Five Reasons To Support Your Local Indie Bookshop

This week is Independent Booksellers Week.  An interesting article in The Guardian yesterday outlined five reasons to support your local indie bookshop.  In order from worst to best, they are:

5) To maintain property prices in your area: Maybe this is because I am neither a Daily Mail reader nor a property owner, but this seems like a very strange reason to support an indie bookshop.  I suppose there is a tenuous link in that independent shops are generally found in nice places to live.  However, it isn’t really at the top of my list of priorities…

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