Welcome to Friday Debate, a feature on cup of tea with that book, please, where every Friday a question will be posted that tantalize the brain and expands our horizons. For this week’s question:
Barnes & Noble has been in the news lately due to the publication of an editorial about saving the book chain.
Literary communities from big to small will feel the effects if Barnes & Nobles close their doors. I haven’t shopped at Barnes & Noble in years. So, if they did closed, it would have little effect on me. But I know, for most, Barnes & Noble serves as their one and only place to buy books. However, the stores’s troubles are surely increasing and making everyone concerned. This possible outcome has led me to ask these two questions this week: