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The Three C's: COMMUNITY. CURATION. CONVENING.

Harvard Business School professor Ryan Rafaelli spoke to booksellers in Baltimore in late January about how industries, organizations, and business leaders reinvent themselves in the face of radical technological change. After years of research of independent bookstores, he concluded that the indie seller provides a story of hope for community-led businesses through the three C’s.

THE GIFT OF BOOKS!

The Gramercy Books staff has scoured the store! Here’s their list of books for all ages and interests during this holiday season. Don’t forget Bexley Holiday Hop (December 8th) with 25% off all calendars that day, and our December 12th birthday party (we’re 3!!) with 20% off everything in the store, our “grand merci” for your loyal support!

GRAPHIC NOVELS ARE A PUBLISHING TREND: Goosebumps author turns to graphic novels with launch of Just Beyond

R. L. Stine was drawn to comic illustration as a young boy. His first ambition was to be a comic book illustrator. He recalls how he would wait for the afternoon arrival of the Columbus Citizen, the then newspaper in his Ohio hometown. Each day he would spread the paper out on his living room floor and read the comics.

INTRODUCING LOUIS BAYARD, FEATURED AUTHOR FOR "PROSECCO AND PROSE" SERIES KICKOFF ON MAY 15TH!

Meet master storyteller Louis Bayard, Gramercy’s featured author for our first Prosecco and Prose literary series to be held at Giuseppe’s Ritrovo on May 15th from 5 to 7 pm. In Courting Mr. Lincoln, Bayard uses vivid, witty and exquisite prose to bring the young Abraham Lincoln to life.

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