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Bibliohead's Summer Book List Shows Love for SF

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"It's complicated," Bibliohead Bookstore's owner Melissa Richmond says. At first, the landlord at 334 Gough Street had given her until the end of December to find a new home, but now it's likely that the date may be moved up to September 30. And Melissa is finding it "exceedingly difficult" to secure a new location. But she isn't giving up hope—especially after proving the critics wrong for the last decade, consistently posting a 7 percent growth in profits year after year.

"I met the challenge 10 years ago to start this store," Melissa tells us, "and I'm willing to meet this challenge now." In the midst of "fighting for her business," Melissa still graciously offered up her three picks to read this summer. Unsurprisingly, much of it revolves around this city that she still so clearly loves. So stop in and buy the books, support the Indiegogo campaign, and put in a good word with the local retail landlords.

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