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10 of America's best bookstores

Here are 10 of the bookstores honored by writers in the new book 'My Bookstore.'

- Staff Writer

Sen. John Kerry in a chair lift in Sun Valley in Ketchum, Idaho

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2. Chapter One Bookstore, Ketchum, Idaho

Chapter One Bookstore is the selection of writer Charles Brandt, who penned the book "I Heard You Paint Houses." "Until I first set foot in Ketchum in 1985 I had never seen a bookstore so crucial to the well-being of a community as Chapter One," he wrote. He credits the store's owner and manager, Cheryl Thomas, with making this possible.

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