Temple Grandin
    By Liz Button on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018

    Temple Grandin, author of the forthcoming Calling All Minds: How to Think and Create Like an Inventor, will discuss her childhood love for inventors and the importance of kids having time to tinker.

    "From the Real Experts" written on the top of a book
    By Sydney Jarrard on Monday, Apr 23, 2018

    The popular Meet the Editor program invites booksellers to experience the book editing process through in-person visits with editors at their New York City offices on May 30.

    By Liz Button on Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018
    By Sydney Jarrard on Monday, Apr 23, 2018

    ABA members and friends of CBC can enjoy a lively lunch with 20 children’s book authors as they pitch their new projects at BookExpo 2018. Reserve your tickets now; space is limited.

    By Sydney Jarrard on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018

    ABA’s Annual Membership Meeting will be held Thursday, May 31, from 3:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. at the Javits Convention Center during BookExpo 2018. The Annual Meeting will be preceded by the Town Hall.

    By Liz Button on Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018

    At this year’s BookExpo, member booksellers can participate in a roundtable discussion to learn new ways to implement diversity and inclusion in their stores.

    By Sydney Jarrard on Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018

    The national celebration of Independent Bookstore Day will take place on Saturday, April 28. Here are some last-minute reminders.

    By Sydney Jarrard on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018

    Applications for the 2019 Winter Institute in Albuquerque will be accepted starting May 2. The winning booksellers will be notified prior to the opening of registration in September.

    By Sydney Jarrard on Monday, Apr 23, 2018

    The voting deadline is May 2 for booksellers to cast their ballots to choose the winners of the 2018 Indies Choice Book Awards and the E.B. White Read-Aloud Awards.

    By Sydney Jarrard on Monday, Apr 23, 2018

    Independent bookstores, libraries, and schools are invited to participate in this year’s One World, Many Stories display contest for a chance to win a set of children’s and young adult books.

    The Great American Read "I Voted" Button
    By Sydney Jarrard on Monday, Apr 23, 2018

    With the premiere of the launch episode on May 22, The Great American Read will invite viewers across the nation to vote to choose America’s top book.

    By Maria Peroni on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018

    Bookstore members should fill out the form on BookWeb if they wish to receive a Banned Books Week promotion kit, which includes bookmarks, stickers, counter cards, caution tape, and more.

    By Maria Peroni on Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018

    Booksellers are reaching out to lawmakers in response to a recent report that illuminated the repercussions of Amazon’s failure to collect and remit sales tax on its third-party marketplace sales.

    By Liz Button on Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018

    CBS This Morning aired a segment earlier this week on the remarkable resurgence of indie bookstores over the past decade, featuring interviews with bookstore owners Becky Anderson and David Sandberg.

    By Maria Peroni on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018

    The Small Business Administration recently made modifications to its loan programs in an attempt to streamline the process and better facilitate small business lending.

    Posted on Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018

    AAP announces CEO panels at BookExpo; IPG signs 10 new publishers; University Press of New England to shut down; L.A. Times Book Prize winners, SIBA book prize finalists, Lambda Literary honorees, MacDowell Colony fellows announced

    By Liz Button on Thursday, Jan 25, 2018
    BTW signup ad
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    Maria Peroni
    By Liz Button on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018

    “I believe working in the interests of independent booksellers is inherently working in the interest of free expression,” said Peroni, who joined the ABFE, advocacy, and public policy team this month.

    By Sydney Jarrard on Monday, Apr 23, 2018

    Booksellers planning to vote in the 2018 Board of Directors elections must cast their ballots by the end of the day on Tuesday, May 1.

    Summer marketing strategies
    By Liz Button on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018

    Chalkboard signs don’t have to be the only marketing tool indie bookstores use to drive customers into their shops during the summer months.

    By Sydney Jarrard on Monday, Apr 23, 2018

    Here’s the complete list of Winter Institute education sessions covered by Bookselling This Week in the issues following the event. Check them out and learn something new today!

    A Lucky Man cover
    By Liz Button on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018

    A Lucky Man, Jamel Brinkley’s debut story collection, “marks the arrival of a brilliant new voice in contemporary fiction,” said Jason Foose of Changing Hands Bookstore.

    Posted on Monday, Apr 23, 2018

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

    Bookseller Katy at Seminary Co-op on St. Jordi's
    By Liz Button on Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018

    On April 23, indie bookstores around the world marked St. Jordi’s Day, a Spanish holiday celebrating the Catalonia region’s patron saint in which people exchange a book and a rose with a loved one.

    Posted on Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018

    Ownership changes at Antigone Books, Watermark Book Company; Common Language Bookstore sees wave of support; Avid Bookshop owner delivers TEDx Talk; area press highlights indie bookstores in Cleveland, Detroit, Milwaukee, Albuquerque, and Hobart, New York.

    Title: Around Indies