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Bringing the Neighborhood Home: A Cafe and Bookstore Inside a Japanese House Bringing the Neighborhood Home: A Cafe and Bookstore Inside a Japanese House
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Bringing the Neighborhood Home: A Cafe and Bookstore Inside a Japanese House

by Adele Peters

March 3, 2013

As Lloyd Alter writes on Treehugger, maybe this is a way for bookstores to survive—as a retirement project and a labor of love. It's also an interesting model for the future of neighborhoods. If you want a stronger community, and more connection to your neighbors, maybe one solution is to build a space inside your home to make that happen.

Image courtesy of Atelier Bow-Wow

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Bringing the Neighborhood Home: A Cafe and Bookstore Inside a Japanese House