One drawing of me in a La-z-boy and suddenly there are a lot more of you!
Here from Substack Reads! My husbands and I listened to This Time Tomorrow together on a road trip in October -- one of my favorites of 2022! Happy to be here :)
Hello! I read the lithub article about your bookstore with a great sense of “Is she spying on us?” Because I work at used bookstore (one of many in a National chain....I’m not on Wheel of Fortune; can I name it? HPB!! 😉). Anyway, your description of booksellers is Spot. On. At least, with respect to me and my fellow employees. We ARE a bunch of opinionated weirdos!!
So glad I found your newsletter! Hello from one of your 600 new subscribers : )
I too think Books Are Magic and I applaud you for such a creative name for your bookstore!
This provided me with the laugh I needed during my lunch break of my emotionally demanding job. Thank you so much!
I love everything you write ♥️
This brings JOY!
Actually, it was the pictures of your colorful house and the books, my gosh, the books.
Retired now but I always loved the bookseller conventions. It is fun to read about them.
Ultimately the coolest introduction to new friends. Thank you. 🙌🏽
Thanks for the warm welcome!
I just read the Substack Reads post and instantly loved the energy! This is a great introductory post if ever I saw one😂 Looking forward to reading more of your words!
Please expand Books Are Magic to Baltimore! I love shopping online from your stores and would be even more psyched if I could browse the shelves everyday. “This Time Tomorrow” was one of the best books I’ve read, and I want to re-read it, but my sister’s puppy ate my copy to pieces. Whoops. I’ll order another copy...
I will visit your 📚 shop the next time I'm in NY. Julia, SoCal
I love your father’s work, and did not realize he had left us.