Holy smokes! A used bookstore is coming to our neighborhood: Walls of Books, opening at
The Post reports that the store is part of a small chain that started in Georgia, with 8 other franchise locations, including New Orleans. The Post's article is about the regrowth of used book stores in general, which is pretty interesting. I'm a fan of them, for one. I often stop at a huge one called McKay's when I visit relatives in Tennessee.
This Walls of Books is owned by Pablo Sierra, a Navy veteran and former government contracting worker, and their website says they'll take trade-ins for store credit, as well as selling toys and educational products by a company called Melissa & Doug.
The store's Facebook page says they'll have 30,000 books, and it looks like a big space inside. This is the