Toys R’ Us is just the latest in a long, long line of chain and department stores to file for bankruptcy and completely close up shop. Radio Shack, Borders, Woolworth’s, Blockbuster and Sam Goody immediately come to mind, but the list is long and growing.
How does all of this impact how books are sold today?
Now, look at Barnes & Noble, a failing bookstore chain due to chronic mismanagement, Amazon, and the changing reading habits of Americans who invest in free online content over paid, full-length books. Can they survive?
It’s only a matter of when.
How do authors get on TV?