Bookstores shake off the dust jackets

The internet might be hurting bookshops but they're not ready to become a bookmark in history just yet.

It’s been three years since the collapse of major book chains Borders and Angus & Robertson, but the fate of the humble bookstore is not as clear-cut as once thought.

The threat of digital still looms, but a walk down Elsternwick's Glenhuntly Road in south-east Melbourne tells a more nuanced story.


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