THE BOOKERY CO-OWNERS - Nancy Dunk, left, and Celia Lux, both of Placerville, stand with Nancy's dog Abbie, a four year old lab/chow mix at their book store on Main Street in Placerville. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene

Secrets of Success 2012

Stacks and stacks of books at the Bookery

By From page SOS20 | December 31, 2012

As digital America dumps its books, a growing shop on Main Street scrambles to keep up with incoming tomes. The Bookery, located at 326 Main St., boasts about 350,000 titles and counting. This emporium is a treasure trove to local and visiting bibliophiles for whom the heft, feel and scent of real printed volumes maintain their appeal.

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