A lack of business following Nightbird Books’ move to the space behind its old location on 205 W. Dickson St. prompted owner Lisa Sharp to post a plea to followers of the store’s Facebook page Nov. 15.
“I’ve spent over eight years working every day to keep the doors open and Nightbird Books is in the worst place financially that I’ve had to work with ever,” Sharp wrote.
Citing issues like ongoing construction at Fayettechill, which took the bookstore’s former spot, and confusion over whether the store was closed, Sharp wrote: “I really need you to shop with us soon if we are going to move forward. Sales have been so slow recently that I’ve been unable to stock for holiday sales yet and a good holiday season is crucial for us.”
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