Category Archives: Ato Z Blog Challenge 2018

J – Tea A Drink To Go With Jam and Bread

Welcome to letter J and to this year’s Theme:  The Glories of Tea With Stepheny An endearing song that we learned while watching The Sound of Music, how many times? While having tea with me today, I think we should … Continue reading

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A REFLECTION on the 2018 AtoZ Blog Challenge

Upon reflection…how did it all turn out? What do your stats tell you? Did you pick a theme that worked with the nature of The Challenge? If the point is to encourage new readership, if I am visiting for the … Continue reading

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Z – The Last Thoughts – Ah, Books and Bookshops

Thank You for visiting my bookstore tour throughout April for this year’s AtoZ Blog Challenge. Henry Ward Beecher said, “Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore.” I know this is true for me. I invite you to … Continue reading

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X – Marks the Spot – Home From The Bookstore – Where To Put The Books?

WELCOME to the letter X and to this year’s theme: BOOKSHOPS With nary a bookstore to write about for the letter X, I fell back on the saying, “X marks the spot,” which led me to wonder where you put … Continue reading

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W – The Book Stall – Winnetka, IL.

WELCOME to the letter W and to this year’s theme: BOOKSHOPS The Book Stall – 811 Elm St. – Winnetka, IL. – 847-446-8880 I grew up in Evanston, IL. the first suburb on the North Shore of Chicago. It was … Continue reading

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V – Munro’s Books of Victoria – BC Canada

WELCOME to the letter V and to this year’s theme: BOOKSHOPS 1108 Government St. Victoria BC Canada 250-382-2464 Munro’s Books filled all my criteria for inclusion in this year’s theme for the 2018 AtoZ Blog Challenge. Munro’s has been a destination … Continue reading

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U – Kings English Bookshop – Salt Lake City, Utah

WELCOME to the letter U and to this year’s theme: BOOKSHOPS 1511 S 1500 E Salt Lake City, Utah Call (801) 484-9100 Opened in 1977 as space for two aspiring writers to pen their Great American Novels, The King’s English … Continue reading

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T – Titles With Deep Book and Bookstore Connections

WELCOME to the letter T and to this year’s theme: BOOKSHOPS Here is a link where you will find a long selection of novels, mysteries, and non-fiction about our favorite subject…..Books, and Bookshops. Click Here: I love reading novels and … Continue reading

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S – Square Books – Oxford, MS

WELCOME to the letter S and to this year’s theme: BOOKSHOPS  SQUARE BOOKS 160 Courthouse Sq. Oxford, Ms  662-236-2262 “Everyone in the South has no time for reading because they are all too busy writing.” William Faulkner I wish we were … Continue reading

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R – R.J. Julia Booksellers – Madison Conn

WELCOME to the letter R and to this year’s theme: BOOKSHOPS 768 Boston Post Rd. Madison, Conn         203-245-3959 There is nothing like a satisfied customer writing a positive comment about their experience in your bookstore to … Continue reading

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Q – Quail Ridge Books – Raleigh, NC

WELCOME to the letter Q and to this year’s theme: BOOKSHOPS 4209 Lassiter Mill Road Raleigh, North Carolina Call (919) 828-1588 North Hills is a mixed-use development located in midtown Raleigh, NC  that includes stores, restaurants, entertainment, commercial offices, residential … Continue reading

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P – Port Richmond Books – Philadelphia, PA

WELCOME to the letter P and to this year’s theme: BOOKSHOPS Port Richmond Books 3037 Richmond Street – Philadelphia, PA         215-870-5422                         One of my favorite … Continue reading

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