‘The Bookstore Kat’ News

Top 5 Best Sellers at Allende Books

TBC Allende Books is coming up on its tenth anniversary. While it is a full-service bookstore – with fiction, non-fiction, cookbooks, children’s books, maps, field guides, etc. – there are certain titles that have been perennial bestsellers over the years. Not surprisingly, those titles all...

Sudcaliforma: An Anthology of Visual Artists in Baja California Sur, 1960 – 2010

by Kat Bennett For a long time, we had customers coming into Allende Books asking for a book about Baja California Sur artists.  We always had to say that, sadly, no such book existed in English.  We were thrilled when we discovered that just such...

WHAT’S PLAYING AT THE MOVIES?

By Kat Bennett The new James Bond movie came out a while ago.  A real long time ago. My husband is a James Bond fan, and really wanted to go see it.  I couldn’t care less about James Bond – but Daniel Craig in various...

THE BOOKSTORE KAT – OUT by Natsuo Kirino

By Kat Bennett There’s a line in a John Donne poem I’ve always liked: “And makes one little room an everywhere.”  As one might suspect given the poet, Donne was referring to love.  Love makes one little room an everywhere.  But the same can be...