TopNews.net thinks they will… Read the article, here.
It can’t be any more doom and gloom than what these bookstores have been going through already, as traditional publishing collapses around them, destroyed by short-term corporate thinking: as publishing giants abandoned selection for bestsellers.
It’s just the evolution part of the eBook Revolution. Bricks and mortar bookstores will have to evolve to survive, but did they think bookstores would never change? The smart ones will be embracing the idea of eBooks, and building opportunities around the idea that their bookshelves now extend infinitely onto the Internet. They can offer every book ever written.
They’ve just got to stop resisting it and adapt, yah?