Indies First

    Recommended for Indies First: More University Press Titles Ideal for General-Interest Stores

    To demonstrate the wide range of titles available, indie booksellers and publishers have provided recommendations for a number of books from the university presses offering specials for Indies First.

    Booksellers: Get Ready for Indies First

    There are many ways for indie booksellers to promote and participate in Indies First on Small Business Saturday, the annual celebration of independent bookstores taking place this year on November 25.

    Recommended for Indies First: University Press Titles Suitable for Any Bookstore

    To give booksellers an idea of the wide range of titles published by university presses, indie booksellers and publishers have shared their favorites from university presses offering specials for Indies First on Small Business Saturday.

    Jason Reynolds Urges Twitter Followers to Support Their Local Bookstores

    On Wednesday, September 20, over a series of tweets, author and Indies First spokesperson Jason Reynolds detailed five things he has learned about independent booksellers.

    Indies First Promotion to Award $10,000 in Prizes

    The American Booksellers Association is partnering with Penguin Random House for a special promotion in celebration of Indies First on Small Business Saturday, this year November 25.

    Record Number of University Presses to Participate in 2017 Indies First

    Booksellers can take advantage of special Indies First offers from more than 30 university presses, many of which have added their top picks to a convenient reference list for booksellers planning orders.

    Take Advantage of Special Offers From University Presses for Indies First

    More than 30 university presses are providing special offers for booksellers in celebration of Indies First on Small Business Saturday as well as University Press Week, which takes place November 6–11.

    Publishers to Offer Array of Specials for Indies First

    This fall, ABA member stores will be able to take advantage of more than 50 publisher specials on a wide array of frontlist and backlist titles in celebration of the fifth annual Indies First on November 25.

    Indies First Spokesperson Jason Reynolds Launches #LocalStacks Campaign

    Author Jason Reynolds has announced that during his term as Indies First spokesperson, he will tweet an elevator pitch for each indie bookstore he visits, using the dedicated hashtag #localstacks.

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