Our Gift To The Author's Guild: An Ad For Brick & Mortar Book Stores

from the community-service dept

Not long ago, Tim Cushing wrote about Author's Guild president Scott Turow's curious assertion that brick-and-mortar book stores are the future of the industry. I didn't think that sounded very likely, but I like a good book store as much as the next person-over-20, so I thought I'd join forces with Tim to give Turow some help in his campaign. We put our heads together and produced this period-appropriate advertisement, for Turow and anyone else to use in advancing the cause of brick-and-mortar. Enjoy!

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    Not an Electronic Rodent (profile), 28 Mar 2012 @ 10:19am

    Re:

    Online shopping is for anti-social hermits and vampire types who go without sunlight for months on end.
    Or you could stop being so negative and decide that the convenience and speed of online shopping allows much more time to go out and socialise with your neighbours and other people in a way that is not adversely affected by having to focus on buying things while you're doing it.

    Just saying....

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