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Boonsboro bookstore is a throwback

BOONSBORO — There are those who believe bookstores — the ones that offer reading material in the paper and ink variety — will one day go the way of vinyl records. Bookstores will become dinosaurs. Hardcovers and paperbacks will vanish ...

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Don’t blame recession for Borders’ closing (access required)

The closure of all of Borders’ 399 bookstores nationwide — including 18 in Maryland — is not only a dramatic illustration of the changing publishing industry, experts said Tuesday, but also reveals the delicate relationship between large companies facing industry-specific ...

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Borders patrons in Bowie talk about losing ‘second home’ (access required)

Customers at the Borders bookstore in Bowie spoke with The Daily Record on Wednesday after the chain announced it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and will close about 200 stores. The Bowie location was listed as one of its closing stores.

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