Crown Books, operated by San Diego-based A&S Booksellers Inc., has the seasonal RIP Halloween Store at five local sites. This one is inside a former Borders bookstore at The Courtyard retail center in Carmel Mountain.

Crown Books, operated by San Diego-based A&S Booksellers Inc., has the seasonal RIP Halloween Store at five local sites. This one is inside a former Borders bookstore at The Courtyard retail center in Carmel Mountain.

If there are people more persistent in their door-to-door pursuits than trick-or-treaters, it might be those who scout the country finding sites for Spirit Halloween, the growing “pop-up” holiday store division of New Jersey-based Spencer Gifts LLC...

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