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“The Last Bookstore in LA” Expansion Marks One Year Anniversary in Downtown LA

The Last Bookstore has become increasingly popular over the last year, enough to warrant an expansion doubling its size from 10,000 to 20,000 square feet

Some may have already forgotten, but The Last Bookstore (now the definite go-to place for purchasing books downtown) started out with a very humble beginning not far from its current location at 5th and Spring in the Spring Arts Tower. Last year, the independent bookstore relocated from a mere 970 square foot space on Main Street (next to Pete’s Cafe) to their current spacious 10,000 square foot space that was once the lobby of the Citizen National Bank in 1915. Now after a year since their relocation, I am told by the store manager, Billy, that business has been picking up so much that more space was needed to stock even more books.

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