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Rabble takes Rowling off the shelf

‘Whilst stocking a book isn’t an endorsement (good grief, that would be a minefield), and we will always take orders for books that aren’t in stock, there are more worthy books to put on the shelf, books that don’t harm communities and won’t make us sad to unpack them.’Perth bookshop Rabble Books and Games attracted media attention this week for a Facebook post outlining why it is choosing not to keep books by J K Rowling in stock.

 

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