Bookshop owner Helen Duong helps schoolgirls with their homework at her store in Alhambra, California. Photo: TNS Bookshop owner Helen Duong helps schoolgirls with their homework at her store in Alhambra, California. Photo: TNS
Bookshop owner Helen Duong helps schoolgirls with their homework at her store in Alhambra, California. Photo: TNS

Chinese bookshops in US diversify stock to overcome online competition

Enterprising Chinese owners are fighting to stay afloat in the United States by stocking up on everything from turtles to phone cards

Bookshop owner Helen Duong helps schoolgirls with their homework at her store in Alhambra, California. Photo: TNS Bookshop owner Helen Duong helps schoolgirls with their homework at her store in Alhambra, California. Photo: TNS
Bookshop owner Helen Duong helps schoolgirls with their homework at her store in Alhambra, California. Photo: TNS
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