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3:29 am on Tuesday January 15, 2013

West Ashley Books-a-Million closing

Image by Flickr user "joelogon" The West Ashley Books-A-Million location is discounting its items and closing up for good on February 16. The chain has a second Charleston-area location next to the Northwoods Mall.
3:21 am on Monday April 23, 2012

The Book Exchange calls it quits

Image by Flickr user Salem (MA) Public LibraryAfter 32 years of being open, The Book Exchange in West Ashley is slated to close on Tuesday. The Post and Courier offers a profile of the business' wind down and chats with owner Valerie Barton about...
4:43 am on Thursday September 2, 2010

Beaufort's Bay Street Trading Co. closing up shop for good

Bay Street Trading Co. Along with the Packet we missed this one, too. But back on Sunday, August 29, Bay Street Trading Co. announced that they're calling it quits after 31 years in business at 808 Bay Street. There's no firm end date for the book...
2:30 pm on Thursday August 13, 2009

The brilliance of local book stores

Image by Flickr user MorBCN - vacation (somewhere in France)Image by 20090813-books.jpg Remember the days before the internet, television, and the fast pace of everyday life? Yeah me too, sort of. It is hard with all that is around us just to sit...