Kim Bhasin|Oct. 27, 2011- Business Insider
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The corner bookstore is supposed to go extinct once Amazon takes over the world. If Borders-- and even mighty Barnes & Noble's -- couldn't fight off the behemoth, how would the lowly local shop even stand a chance?
Well, most don't, but it may be possible for some, and here's why.
Mark Mason at the Spectator just wrote about a bookstore that recently opened up near him, and is thriving. He makes an intriguing argument that bookstores may still have a future -- in secondhand books.
Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/will-secondhand-book-stores-be-the-ones-to-survive-the-e-book-apocalypse-2011-10#ixzz1c6RCCbeq