Bookshop on bank of Dishui Lake
Dayin Hupan Bookshop，the first big shop of Lingang Area,the Pudong New Area. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]
The first big shop of Lingang Area, the Pudong New Area-Dayin Hupan Bookshop, opened on the bank of Dishui Lake on April 16.
The new bookshop adopts a new model in which every reader can read the books in the store and every book can be borrowed. The reader can borrow up to 300 yuan($47.7) worth of books with a card.
The bookshop features tourism in that it not only owns books about humanities or social science, but also boasts over 2,000 books on travelling in China and abroad. The books introduce landscapes and touring guides.
The owner of the bookshop, Qiang Weijing, said he will seek to increase the functions of the shop in the community and carry out activities such as an art salon, lectures, performances, and exhibitions to enrich the lives of the local people.
Dishui Lake, which is situated in Lingang Area, Pudong New Area.[Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]