Report: AMAZON To Open 300-400 Bookstores

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After becoming the world's largest online retailer, Amazon may be expanding fully expanding into the brick-and-mortar world with it's original product, books. In an earnings call for the large mall corpoation General Growth Properties, company CEO Sandeep Mathrani said that the online retail giant plans to open 300 to 400 bookstores.

"You've got Amazon opening brick-and-mortar bookstores and their goal is to open, as I understand, 300 to 400," Mathrani said, according to the Wall Street Journal.

There's no word how comic books or graphic novels would factor into such a program, but sequential art is stocked in Amazon's first bookstore, Amazon Books, which opened back in November in Seattle.

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