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RowReads1
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Thanks @Mitch for posting!

“Isn‘t there somebody who can answer my questions without having to look in a book?”🤔 You know it! #librarians #booksellers

https://lithub.com/the-strangest-questions-ever-asked-of-new-york-city-librarian...

Andrew65 I was amazed recently when a librarian had never heard of Daphne Du Maurier. (edited) 2mo
RowReads1 @Andrew Knowledge varies with the individual 🖥. 2mo
LibrarianRyan @Andrew65 I can totally believe that. Very rarely do you talk authors or books in library school. And I went 15 years ago, and it's only gotten more true. About the the only one who discuss books are those studying to be a school librarian. 2mo
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Lesliereads
Diary of a Bookseller | Shaun Bythell
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Pickpick

Surprised by how much I laughed while reading this book! Blythell‘s sense of humor is wry; and he yanks off a veil of romantic ideas of what it is to deal in used books in a Scottish village in the age of Amazon. Check out “Reader‘s Delight” on YouTube😁. #booksellers #readersdelight

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Megara
Norse Gods and Giants | Ingri D'Aulaire, Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
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Okay none of you buy this because I‘m going to buy it. I NEED THIS. you don‘t understand. #signed #geekingout #booksellers #freakingout #iminlove #want #need #booksellersoflitsy

4thhouseontheleft 😍😍 2y
Megara Friends, I‘ve come to terms with not owning this book. Ya‘ll can buy it. I really want a signed Greek Myths. 😍😍😍 2y
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YouReadMyEyes
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Found this at the bookstore this morning. I needed a good laugh! 😆😂😆

Customer: Do you have a copy of 1986?
Bookseller: 1986?
Customer: Yeah, Orwell.
Bookseller: Oh - 1984.
Customer: No, I‘m sure it‘s 1986; I‘ve always remembered it because it‘s the year I was born.
Bookseller: ...

I am sure the #Librarians and #Booksellers out there can relate 😂

#weirdthingscustomerssayinbookstores #humor #funny #lol

BruceWalken Yep little bit to close to my work life lol 2y
thereadingowlvina Sounds fun! 😁 2y
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everlocalwest
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Any other #booksellers heading to Memphis for #wi13?
Please forgive my very messy bedroom! I'm both busy and full of shame.

Tamra No shame allowed. 2y
Reecaspieces Ok what is wi13. I do not live far from Memphis so what am I missing. And safe travels. 2y
everlocalwest @Reecaspieces #wi13 is the tag for Winter Institute which is basically a few days of bookseller school. It's amazing! There are panels and roundtables for booksellers to share ideas. There are authors and publishers promoting new books. It's a wonderland. 2y
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BookNAround Drats! I‘ve gone the past two years but not going this year (although I went as an exhibitor rather than a bookseller). 2y
everlocalwest @BookNAround Bummer! I'm sorry we won't be able to connect. We'll always have Litsy. 😉 2y
MCYmermaid I am in Memphis — see you soon? 2y
everlocalwest @MCYmermaid Yes! I'll keep be on the look out for mermaids and Maryelizabeths! Heading to mingle as I type... 2y
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Loretta
Bookworm | Karen Emigh
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The #booksellers from the wonderful #NorthshireBooks discuss their favorite recent and upcoming books.

#Booktopia #BooktopiaVT #GetIndie #ShopIndie

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bookculture
The Life of Elves | Muriel Barbery
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All of our stores were closed yesterday for #Stella, but that just means our staff has extra time to brush up on their book recommendations!
#snowday #reading #booksellers #cozy

GatheringBooks been meaning to read bone clocks for the longest time now 3y
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