Apr 2, 2019
Steven Temple is an antiquarian bookseller who, after operating shops on Queen Street in Toronto for forty years, moved to Welland, Ontario in 2014 where he now does business out of his home. He continues to specialize in literary books, especially Canadian literary books, general Canadiana, and select out-of-print and...
Mar 11, 2019
Marvin Post is the owner of Attic Books in London, Ontario - one of the largest, most successful used/antiquarian bookstores in Canada.
I met with Marvin to discuss the reasons behind his success. Among other things we talk about buying lots of books, religious books, double downsizing, millennial debt-load, fresh...
Feb 11, 2019
Sophie Schneideman has been an international rare book and print dealer for over 28 years, serving a long apprenticeship at Maggs Bros, an eminent book firm in Mayfair, and dealing as Sophie Schneideman Rare Books since 2007.
She specializes in several areas of book collecting, the main focus being the Art of the Book,...
Sep 17, 2018
Adrian King Edwards is the proprietor of The Word Bookstore near McGill University in Montreal; has been for more than 40 years.
I met with him at his home to talk books, second-hand versus used, the John Schulman scandal in Pittsburgh, trust, stories, longevity, authors' obscure childrens' books, policemen checking the...
May 4, 2018
Kris Arnett is the proprietor of Kona Bay Books which is
located in Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii. She also owns
Books in, you guessed it, Hilo, which is located on the other side of the Big Island of Hawaii.
I met with Kris recently at the Kona location to discuss bookstores. Among other things we talk...