The Lure of the Bookshop Setting — CrimeReads

“Bookstores are lonely forts, spilling light onto the sidewalk. They civilize their neighbourhoods.” – John Updike John Updike clearly understood one of the main appeals of the bookstore. As readers, we can easily picture our favorite bookshops as forts. Our ramparts are built out of wooden shelves and a kaleidoscope of book spines. When we pass…

The Lure of the Bookshop Setting — CrimeReads

Author: joycesmysteryandfictionbookreviews

I love to read, recommend books and open the world of reading to others. I tutor to ensure that the next generation of readers will know the joys of a good book because their reading skills have improved. I am an avid reader, especially of mysteries and fiction. I believe that two of the world's greatest inventions were the public library and eyeglasses!

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