It’s official: Borders has announced it will begin liquidating its 399 bookstores this week. Store closures could begin as early as this Friday and will continue through September, according to the Times.
Michael Bourne , a staff writer at The Millions, is a poet and fiction writer whose work has appeared in The Potomac Review, The Orange Coast Review, and River City, as well as online at Tin House magazine's Flash Fridays. He is a contributing editor for Poets & Writers magazine, and contributes essays and reviews to The Los Angeles Review of Books, DuJour, and The Economist's Prospero site. He lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.
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