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The books in Amazon Books feel like window-dressing for Amazon's larger goal: to get consumers to buy into its network of hardware and services.

We visited Amazon and Barnes & Noble bookstores to see who does it better — and the winner is clear

Amazon has a better business model, but Barnes & Noble is a better bookstore.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump holds up his book after holding a March 2016 press conference.

This map shows which states are reading books critical of Trump — and which states prefer books that are more positive toward the president

Political book sales have jumped 57% this year, according to data from bookseller Barnes & Noble. State-specific data show customers are divided along party lines on whether they prefer critical or favorable books on President Donald Trump.
Barnes & Noble's café was the busiest part of the store we visited.

We shopped at Barnes & Noble and saw a key shortcoming that’s hurting the chain in its battle against Amazon

Barnes & Noble stores are becoming more like libraries than bookstores. People come to browse books, study, have a cup of coffee, and meet up with their friends — but nobody is buying, and sales are hurting because of it.
Jeff Bezos, now the richest person in history, didn't create Amazon until he was 31 years old.

15 fascinating facts you probably didn’t know about Amazon

Amazon got its start in 1995 and has grown into one of the world's most valuable companies. Here are some things you likely don't know about its early days.
Barnes & Noble said that sales of books related to anxiety are on the upswing.

Barnes & Noble says books about anxiety are trending because ‘we may be living in an anxious nation’

Barnes & Noble said that sales of books related to anxiety are on the upswing. Sales are up 26% year-over-year compared to last June, implying people are looking for solutions for dealing with anxiety.

Barnes and Noble spikes after reportedly being approached about going private

Barnes and Noble shares are up after a Wall Street Journal report says the company has been approached about going private.