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Once thought to be the death of the bookstore, now they’re building them

Years ago it was common for book lovers to fear the end of the bookstore as Amazon slowly became the world’s largest bookseller. Then along came the eBook, and more people said the end days were near.

Now it looks as if the market has leveled, print sales are strong, and Amazon has decided to add it’s on book and mortar establishment to sell dead trees.

Amazon plans to open its first New York City bookstore this year at an upscale mall near Central Park.

The store is expected to sell bestsellers and all the gadgets one would expect from Amazon. It joins several other existing Amazon stores in larger markets.

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