Monthly Archives: May 2012

On the things we leave in books

The odd looking illustration for this article is an index card I found in one of my book purchases. Some frugal bookseller made the front and back of a single index card do for four books, with an equally efficient swirl … Continue reading

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The merchant spam detector

A book seller, just like anyone else with an email address, gets lots of spam. While we can be as skeptical as the next guy (or gal), we often have an added reluctance to discount an email addressed to the business because … Continue reading

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