bookstore

4:33pm

Wed June 19, 2013
Arts & Culture

Historic black bookstore on brink of closure

Photo courtesy of Marcus Books

Marcus Books opened in 1959, and quickly became a hub for the neighborhood’s black community. Founders Julian and Raye Richardson believed it was the first African American bookstore in America.

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12:00am

Wed December 19, 2012
Books of 2012

Your Call's best books of 2012

See the full list of recommendations from our bookworld specialists, and from other listeners!

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