1. A small counter where books are sold.
2. A bookrack.
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1. a cradle for holding an open book so that it may be read comfortably
2. a stall or stand at a station, airport, etc where periodicals, newspapers, or books are sold
3. to hit the bookstands informal (of a book) to be published
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1. a bookrack.
2. a bookstall.
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