"Amazon will open a brick-and-mortar bookstore on the Southport Corridor next year. The online megastore confirmed that it will open an Amazon Books location on Southport Avenue in 2017, two years after its first physical store opened in Seattle."From The Chicago Tribune:
"We are excited to be bringing Amazon Books to Southport in Chicago," Amazon spokeswoman Deborah Bass said in an email Thursday.
The store, targeted to open next year, will be at 3443 N. Southport Ave., the former location of the now-closed Mystic Celt bar."From Crain's Chicago Business:
"Amazon will soon be coming to a storefront near you. An Amazon spokesperson confirmed the online megastore will open an Amazon Books location in Lakeview at the Southport Corridor in 2017, two years after it opened its first physical store in Seattle."
Our original blog post can be read here, and discusses what the Amazon Bookstore is all about, and photos below from Amazon Books Seattle location are pictured below.