My Bookstore Is Closing

What does this say about the state of the publishing industry?

Chicago’s Borders Bookstore on Michigan Avenue (the largest Borders in the world) will close its doors next January, citing a long-decreasing return on profits.

A bit sad, since this is the bookstore I visit in the Mag Mile. It’s very close to the beautiful Fourth Presbyterian Church courtyard, where I like to read in warm weather:

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