May 28, 2007. Looking through the window of the Word Bookstore on Milton Street in Montreal hours before the launch of Eric Ormsby's Time's Covenant and Robyn Sarah's Little Eurekas.
"The cross on the Mountain," writes Ian McGillis, "the Big O's tower, the dome of St. Joseph's -- they're all fine and good, but the real soul of a city resides in smaller, neighborhood-scale landmarks. One such is The Word Bookstore." Read the rest of McGillis' essay here.