It may not be a huge surprise, but the news is certainly sad to many. The Twin Cities’ oldest independent bookstore — The Bookcase in Wayzata — closes for good on Oct. 18. Bob Stacke is a store regular and has been for years. He found out the bad news Tuesday on a shopping trip.
With the increased popularity of portable reading devices, reading has again become a popular pastime in Minnesota. After downloading a bestseller or popular memoir on your Kindle, finding like-minded individuals to discuss literature with can enhance your enjoyment of a good book.
Hunting for something interesting to add to your summer reading list? Head to your local library or bookstore to find these must-read gems by authors who hail from the Land of 10,000 Lakes.