Tag: booksellers

Vic Zoschak of Tavistock Books

Bookselling is my second career. As a ’74 graduate of the US Coast Guard Academy, I spent the first 23 years of my professional life as a “Coastie.” In the mid-80s, I discovered collecting first editions, Charles Dickens specifically.

Philip R. Bishop of Mosher Books

“If I could have my pick I really rather enjoyed the old days. I enjoyed the hunt. I enjoyed finding material in out of the way haunts. I enjoyed the serendipity. And I enjoyed having an exclusive set of knowledge built upon my reference works, my experience, and my ability to find out information.”

Ken Fermoyle, Author and Bookseller

Email/Contact Info: kfermoyle@earthlink.net, Phone: 818 346-9384 Current Publisher and/or Agent: 2 agents currently interested in repping for the Vietnam book: “Hawks, Doves And The Dragon”, no agent yet for incomplete mystery. I have never worked with an agent for my freelance non-fiction…

Adam Niswander, Author and Bookseller

Email/Contact Info: adamn@primenet.com   Current Agent: Cherry Weiner, Cherry Weiner Literary Agency Partial List of Published Works:   “The Charm”, Integra Press, Phoenix, AZ, 1993, Hardcover “The Serpent Slayers”, Integra Press, Phoenix, 1994, Hardcover “The Hound Hunters”, Integra Press, Phoenix, AZ 1994…

Michael Guessford – Oak Knoll Press

From: Michael Guessford Site: http://www.oakknoll.com Contact Info: 310 Delaware Street, New Castle, DE 19720 Phone: 302/328-7232 FAX: 302/328-7274 Email: oakknoll@oakknoll.com When was Oak Knoll Press started? Oak Knoll started out in 1976 in New Castle, DE. We moved again, as we grew,…

Rhett Moran – BookAvenue

Database URL: http://www.bookavenue.com How did you originally get into the bookselling business, Rhett? It was my second job after getting out of the Army. Well, actually not a job, it became a career. I needed money, had plenty of books, so…

Joyce Meskis of Tattered Cover Bookstore, Denver, CO

Joyce, you’ve evidently been fighting for First Amendment rights for quite some time. What first got you started in fighting censorship of the written word and freedom of speech, i.e., what personal beliefs or experiences have you had that made…