What is booktown?

Some articles on booktown:

Clunes, Victoria - Present - International Booktown - Awards and Recognition
... In 2008 'Back to Booktown' was awarded as Hepburn Shire's Community Event of the Year ... Australia Day Luncheon ‘In Victoria we even have our very own booktown ... As well as their successful ‘Back to Booktown’ festival, just last month our Government helped launch the new Creative Clunes Community Bookshop.’ On 23 November 2010 'Clunes - Back to Booktown' was awarded ...
Armada (Bas-Lag) - Ridings - Booktown
... Run by a khepri triumvirate ... Booktown houses the Grand Gears Library, Armada's immense stronghold of knowledge ...