Posted on August 31, 2021 at 1:58 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
There’s no shortage of heartbreaking stories coming out of the Gulf Coast, which has been slammed by Hurricane Ida.
Shelf Awareness took a look at how independent bookstores in southeast Louisiana have fared and what can be done to help.
Some shops were able to confirm that all staffers (even the four-legged ones) were safe; others reported that they have no idea what their stores and inventory look like right now.
The item in today’s newsletter concludes with a link to donate to the Book Industry Charitable Foundation, for those looking to help stores.
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