What Bookstores Buy: Ampersand in Portland

July 29, 2013

By Conor Risch

Courtesy of Ampersand

At Ampersand, owner Myles Haselhorst displays photo books in a way that encourages browsing.

With so many photo books being published, how can you make sure yours stands out? For advice, we asked the book buyers at five independent bookstores across the country how they decide which books they will stock on their shelves. They explain how and when they buy new titles, how they evaluate photographers’ self-published books and which photo books have...

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