Bookstore video explains ‘cooperative’ concept


In this screenshot from a video chat, Gary Robson and Precious McKenzie talk about This House of Books.

If you’re wondering exactly what a cooperative is, specifically as it relates to This House of Books, a cooperative bookstore that is hoping to open by Sept. 1 in downtown Billings, here’s a video you’ll enjoy.

It is a conversation between Gary Robson, who will be managing the store, and Precious McKenzie, vice president of the bookstore board of directors.

They talk about why the cooperative model was chosen and what it means for potential investors and customers, and they also talk about how the store was named, among other topics.

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