Browsing, Shopping and ‘Shoplifting’


The link below is to an article that should arouse some interesting thoughts. Browsing a bricks & mortar bookshop before buying online is likened to shoplifting – any thoughts?

For more visit:
http://www.theguardian.com/books/2015/apr/14/david-nicholls-decline-indie-bookshops-london-book-fair

Article: Amazon ‘Showrooms’


The link below is to an article that reports on a practice that many ebook enthusiasts have probably engaged in – browsing in a bookshop and then buying books/ebooks from an Amazon bookstore online.

For more visit:
http://goodereader.com/blog/e-book-news/bookstores-tired-of-being-amazon-showrooms/