Megan says they will specialize in children's books and that Peter knows the bargain book business--he comes from Borders corporate and was once its bargain-book buyer. (Outside tables stacked with beautifully made, no-longer-expensive remainders lured customers into the downtown store for decades.) The Courtyard space they're moving into is particularly dear to Megan's heart because it used to be B. Ella Bridal. "I bought my wedding dress there," two and a half years ago. "It's not why we picked the space, but in the back of my mind, I love that fact."
Bookbound, 1792 Plymouth (Courtyard Shops), 369-4345. bookboundbookstore.com
[Originally published in September, 2013.]