Suzy Gershman, author of Where to Buy the Best of Everything, a Frommer’s book available in mid-April 2008, is famous for her 25 year old series of Born to Shop travel guides, and features six regularly revised titles sold in the travel section of most book stores. Now she takes her worldly knowledge and publishes her first totally international book with listings of stores, brands and web sites located on five different continents and, of course, in cyber space, all condensed into one book for you!
This jewel of a book emphasizes little known stores and vendors, many of which are famous in their hometown but may not be known out of town. These range from stores like Fred Segal, in Hollywood to Garrett’s Popcorn in Chicago, to Forgotten Shanghai in San Francisco. Many of these best of the best local stores also have on-line presence which brings these gems to you without leaving home.
Filled with personal tales of adventure and intrigue, insider shopping secrets and business tips, web addresses and coupon websites, confessions and test results, Where to Buy the Best of Everything will inform, educate and titillate.