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    Jewell Parker Rhodes on Spring Kids’ Indie Next List Pick “Ghost Boys”

    A 12-year-old boy is killed by police while holding a toy gun in Jewell Parker Rhodes’ new novel, which combines history and fiction to tell a story that explores how black children are seen in society. 

    An Indies Introduce Q&A With Dawn Davies

    “She’s honest, she’s real, and she’s a talented writer,” said Lynn Rosen, co-owner of Open Book Bookstore, about Mothers of Sparta debut author Dawn Davies.

    The Spring 2018 Kids’ Indie Next List Preview

    Here is a preview of the 52 titles on the Spring 2018 Kids’ Indie Next List flier, arriving at stores in the upcoming Children’s White Box.

    The Indie Love & Romance Bestseller List

    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending February 4, 2018.

    An Indies Introduce Q&A With Tom Malmquist

    Tom Malmquist’s In Every Moment We Are Still Alive is “a story of love, loss and grieving, but also the hope that arises from the beginning of a new life,” said Linda Bond of Auntie’s Books.

    February 2018 Audiobook Bestsellers, ALCs, and More

    The February 2018 audiobook bestseller list is based on sales through independent bookstore locations participating in the Libro.fm audiobook program during the month of January.

    The March 2018 Indie Next List Preview

    Here are the 20 Indie Next Great Reads and 12 Now in Paperback titles featured on the March 2018 Indie Next List flier, which is on its way to stores in the IndieBound movement.

    An Indies Introduce Q&A With Angelo Surmelis

    The Dangerous Art of Blending In is a pleasure to read, even as it goes to dark places,” said Christie Olson Day of Gallery Bookshop & Bookwinkle’s Children’s Books.

    The February ’18 Now in Paperback Flier & Shelf-Talkers

    The February Indie Next List’s 12 Now in Paperback titles are featured with bookseller quotes on a downloadable flier and shelf-talkers.

    An Indies Introduce Q&A With Samira Ahmed

    Love, Hate & Other Filters is “a timely read that deftly tempers difficult topics with levity and a wonderful narrative voice,” said Rebecca Wells of Porter Square Books.

    The Indie Comics & Graphic Works Bestseller List

    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending January 14, 2018.

    A Q&A With Francisco Cantú, Author of February’s #1 Indie Next List Pick

    Former U.S. Border Patrol Agent Francisco Cantú’s debut, The Line Becomes a River, is indie booksellers’ number-one title for the February Indie Next List.

    An Indies Introduce Q&A With William A. Noguera

    Escape Artist is a gripping, sad, inspirational, and amazing story of being on death row in America’s worst prison,” said Chris Morrow of Northshire Bookstore.

    An Indies Introduce Q&A With Mira T. Lee

    “Mira T. Lee’s Everything Here Is Beautiful is an extremely powerful and timely work of fiction,” said Janine De Boisblanc of Orinda Books.

    An Indies Introduce Q&A With Rachel Lynn Solomon

    “I cried knowing that each twin would suffer immeasurable loss, yet only one would succumb,” Stacey Haerr of Warwick’s said about Solomon’s young adult debut, You’ll Miss Me When I’m Gone.

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