Wednesday, January 23, 2019 4:45 PM to 5:30 PM EST
Focus groups designed to encourage further interaction between booksellers and publishers. There are two 45-minute shifts for booksellers; check badges for shift and time assignments.
The American Booksellers Association, a national not-for-profit trade organization, works with booksellers and industry partners to ensure the success and profitability of independently owned book retailers, and to assist in expanding the community of the book.
Independent bookstores act as community anchors; they serve a unique role in promoting the open exchange of ideas, enriching the cultural life of communities, and creating economically vibrant neighborhoods.