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84, Charing Cross Road is a film based on the book by Helene Hanff which is is based on her correspondence with a second hand and antiquarian booksellers, Marks and Co., over a period of 20 years. The film stars Anne Bancroft as Hanff and Anthony Hopkins as Frank Doel.

Secondhand bookshop on Charing Cross Road, London, in 1951. Photo: John Chillingworth/Hulton-Deutsch Collection

a glimpse into the life of a used bookstore owner. working on his financials? researching a rare find? writing his own short story?

Bookstore in Provence, France

Brown Books Café, Sapporo, Japan, was born in March of 2006, the name derived from the brown colour of the coffee beans and also the title of a favourite book.

“There is nothing like the smell of a bookstore. If you ask me, it's actually a combination of smells: part library, part new book, and part expectation for what you might find.” ― Kathryn Fitzmaurice