I write a tea party-related blog, while tea and books tend to go together. It’s been argued that in our digital/information age, the days of hardback books and the traditional publishing industry will become a thing of the past. Have you heard about/ordered an Amazon Kindle? What do you think? Do you read more books or blogs? Can you ever imagine a time when traditional books become a thing of the past?

Tea Party Girl is almost one-year old and in that time I’ve sold more books based on my recommendations than anything else (even tea!). It’s fun because I used to dream of opening a brick-and-mortar bookstore, a dream which has become obsolete for many in the age of Amazon and the big box bookstores.

I like to think that books will never become obsolete because they will continue to be passed from one generation to the next.

So just for fun, here’s the number one best seller at the Tea Party Girl bookstore since July 1, 2007:

More readers inquired (clicked) on these two book links over any other:

And the single book that’s generated the most discussion through comments:

Please leave a comment and share with us some of your thoughts about the questions posed above.