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Reading and Writing in Digital Contexts. Leitura e produção textual em contextos digitais
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'People are hungry for real bookstores': Judy Blume on why US indie booksellers are thriving

'People are hungry for real bookstores': Judy Blume on why US indie booksellers are thriving | Litteris | Scoop.it
At 78, the multimillion-selling author has begun a new career, opening her own bookshop – and joining a business sector that’s flourishing again in the US

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What City Has More Bookstores Per Capita Than Any Other?

What City Has More Bookstores Per Capita Than Any Other? | Litteris | Scoop.it

Buenos Aires, with 2.8 million people, has 734 bookstores, or 25 for every 100,000 people — the highest per capita in the world.


Via Marianela Camacho Alfaro
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5 increíbles librerías que te harán morir de amor por los libros (de papel) - Viajes - 101lugaresincreibles -

5 increíbles librerías que te harán morir de amor por los libros (de papel) - Viajes - 101lugaresincreibles - | Litteris | Scoop.it
En tiempos de tanta digitalización, es bueno saber que aún perduran verdaderos templos de los libros en papel dispersos por el mundo. Aunque vale decir, en muchos de ellos, los …

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Community Post: 10 Lovable Things About Brick-And-Mortar Bookstores

Community Post: 10 Lovable Things About Brick-And-Mortar Bookstores | Litteris | Scoop.it
Ordering online or downloading through your e-reader may be convenient, but nothing compares to the magic of a real bookstore.
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Visiting the oldest bookstore in America – and its resident ghost

Visiting the oldest bookstore in America – and its resident ghost | Litteris | Scoop.it

The Moravian Book Shop in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, is still thriving, some 270 years after its founding


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Capstone Tests Bundled Kids' E-books at Indies

Capstone Tests Bundled Kids' E-books at Indies | Litteris | Scoop.it
Ten stores ranging from University Book Store in Seattle, Wash., to Park Road Books in Charlotte, N.C., will begin offering book and interactive e-book bundles starting later this week.
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Squirl Creates Portal Between Literary, Real Worlds

Squirl Creates Portal Between Literary, Real Worlds | Litteris | Scoop.it
Squirl, a Houston-based start-up company, plans to roll out, this month, the beta version of a location-based app intended to provide a high-tech portal between imaginary landscapes and their real world inspirations.
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3 takes on why bookstores are dead (and why that might not be such a bad thing)

3 takes on why bookstores are dead (and why that might not be such a bad thing) | Litteris | Scoop.it
It was a bad week for bookstores, at least in the world of punditry.

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