A Private Book Store in the Amazon Era: What’s “Hot” and What’s Not!
January 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Presenter: Bob Portwood Veteran OCLI speaker Robert Portwood returns to share stories of his 30 plus years building Robert’s Book Store in Lincoln City into a major attraction and frequent stop for book browsers as well as serious buyers. With 1.65 miles of shelving and almost a quarter million book inventory, “Bob” knows books. He’ll describe the role private book stores play in the “Amazon Era”, describe the current market (especially in the Romance genre) and answer questions like, “What should I do with a large collection I just inherited?”