Should We Be Crying For Barnes & Noble?

Barnes & Noble isn¿t near dead, but a lot of writers are lining up to lament its passing. Barnes & Noble isn’t near dead, but a lot of writers are lining up to lament its passing. They say the chain’s demise would be a blow to books, especially in suburban America.

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  • Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion
    According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
  • Tablets are making e-readers obsolete
    One thing appeared certain when Barnes & Noble announced Thursday how much money its Nook e-readers brought in over the past three months: The news would be lousy. And it was. Revenue from the company's Nook division for its fiscal 2013 third quarter declined 26% from the same period a year ago, primarily as a result of slumping sales of the devices. More
  • Barnes & Noble will trim 30% of its stores
    Struggling bookstore chain Barnes & Noble plans to close a slew of stores over the next decade, its chief executive told the Wall Street Journal. More
  • Brazil judge orders '50 Shades of Grey' removed
    A Brazilian judge has ordered bookstores to ensure that the erotic trilogy "Fifty Shades of Grey" is out of the reach of minors. More
  • Put the remote down and pick up these bestselling books from 2021
    Whether you’re a serial reader or haven’t cracked open a paperback since your English teacher assigned “Catcher in the Rye,” these are the most popular books from 2021 that are certainly worth your ...
    01/22/2022 - 10:30 pm | View Link
  • Raptors' Scottie Barnes: Bounces back with 27-point game
    The first-year forward out of Florida State continues to be one of the productive rookies in the league, but his numbers are trending in the wrong direction, and he is averaging just 14.0 points per ...
    01/21/2022 - 11:14 pm | View Link
  • Ken Harris is looking to take Detroit's Black-owned businesses to the next level
    Detroiter Ken Harris, CEO of the National Business League, says the city can quadruple its economy and become a preeminent entrepreneurial hub.
    01/21/2022 - 11:00 pm | View Link
  • Scottie Barnes Returns to Form with Career Night as Raptors Eke Out Victory Over Wizards
    The Toronto Raptors saw Scottie Barnes rebound for a career-high 27 points in a narrow victory over the Washington Wizards ...
    01/21/2022 - 6:20 pm | View Link
  • Scottie Barnes' career night leads Raptors past Wizards
    Rookie Scottie Barnes scored a career-best 27 points and grabbed eight rebounds as the visiting Toronto Raptors defeated the Washington Wizards 109-105 Friday night.
    01/21/2022 - 1:40 pm | View Link
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  • Jimmy Barnes
    Jimmy Barnes AO (born James Dixon Swan; 28 April 1956) is a Scottish-Australian singer, songwriter, and musician.His career both as a solo performer and as the lead vocalist with the rock band Cold Chisel has made him one of the most popular and best-selling Australian music artists of all time. The combination of 14 Australian Top 40 albums for Cold Chisel and 13 charting solo albums ...
    01/23/2022 - 1:32 am | View Website
  • Christopher Cantwell
    Christopher Charles Cantwell (born November 12, 1980), also known as the Crying Nazi, is an American white supremacist, neo-Nazi, antisemitic conspiracy theorist, federal informant, and convicted felon.. A member of the broader alt-right movement, Cantwell earned attention during and immediately after his participation in the August 2017 Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.
    01/22/2022 - 11:30 pm | View Website
  • What is BookTok: the TikTok trend sending decades-old ...
    The Barnes & Noble website now has a “BookTok” page dedicated to the most popular books on TikTok and its American stores have introduced allocated sections ... What’s all the crying about?
    01/22/2022 - 9:50 pm | View Website
  • How Crying on TikTok Sells Books
    How Crying on TikTok Sells Books ... Many Barnes & Noble locations around the United States have set up BookTok tables displaying titles like “They Both Die at the End,” “The Cruel Prince ...
    01/21/2022 - 11:10 pm | View Website
  • Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner, Hardcover | Barnes ...
    “Crying in H Mart powerfully maps a complicated mother-daughter relationship . . . Zauner writes about her mother’s death [with] clear-eyed frankness . . . The book is a rare acknowledgement of the ravages of cancer in a culture obsessed with seeing it as an enemy that can be battled with hope and strength. Zauner plumbs the connections ...
    01/21/2022 - 6:52 pm | View Website
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