TITLE

Sidelines sales: A midyear report

AUTHOR(S)
Clark, Cynthia
PUB. DATE
September 1995
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;9/4/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 36, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the efforts of sidelines booksellers to meet customers' demands. Includes plans by Atticus Bookstores; Square Books; Rieke's Books.
ACCESSION #
9510044161

 

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