BTW Articles

04 Nov

November 12: Registration Opens for Wi11 Bookstore Tours, Advanced Education Sessions

Winter Institute 11 registrants take note: Next Thursday, November 12, registration opens for the event’s Advanced Learning Education sessions for owners and managers and for full- and half-day tours of Denver-area bookstores, open to all bookseller attendees and international guests.

Read More
03 Nov

Extra Stock of ABC Best Books for Young Readers Catalog Available

Booksellers can supplement their supplies of the 2015 ABC Best Books for Young Readers Catalog by placing an order now via an online form.

Read More
27 Oct

ABA Launches Test on

On Tuesday, October 27, ABA launched a test designed to increase traffic to member stores — and to their e-commerce websites — by improving the online shopping experience for an initial purchase on

Read More
29 Oct

October 31 Last Day for ABA Board Nominations

Saturday, October 31, is the last day for ABA members to submit the names of qualified candidates for consideration by the Nominating Committee for the 2016 ABA Board of Directors elections.

Read More
23 Oct

The November ’15 Now in Paperback Flier & Shelf-Talkers

The November Indie Next List’s 10 “Now in Paperback” titles are featured with bookseller quotes on a downloadable flier and shelf-talkers.

Read More
22 Oct

Mark Your Calendars: The 2016 Indie Next List Nomination Deadlines

To ensure store favorites are nominated in time for the 2016 Indie Next Lists, the complete schedule of deadlines is ready for download and posting in a store’s backroom or wherever reading copies and ARCs are kept.

Read More
22 Oct

ABA Board Nomination Deadline Extended to October 31

The ABA Nominating Committee, chaired by Jamie Fiocco of Flyleaf Books, has extended the deadline for the nomination of candidates to serve on the ABA Board of Directors until next Saturday, October 31. Any ABA member may nominate a qualified candidate.

Read More
20 Oct

BEA Calls for 2016 Editors’ Buzz Submissions

Publishers exhibiting at BookExpo America 2016 can now submit titles for consideration by show organizers for the BEA Adult Editors’ Buzz, BEA Young Adult Editors’ Buzz, and BEA Middle Grade Editors’ Buzz.

Read More
15 Oct

October 19 Last Day to Submit ABA Board Nominations

Monday, October 19, is the deadline for ABA members to submit nominations of qualified candidates for the 2016 ABA Board of Directors to the Nominating Committee, chaired by Jamie Fiocco of Flyleaf Books.

Read More
14 Oct

Action Required: October 31 Deadline for Indies First, Indies Introduce Promotions

October 31 is the last day for all stores to take advantage of Indies First publisher offers and for stores that are new to Indies Introduce to sign up to participate in the debut title program.

Read More


About ABA

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.


PRESS INQUIRIES: [email protected]

INDIECOMMERCE: [email protected]

ALL OTHER INQUIRIES: [email protected]



Copyright 2024 American Booksellers Association. BookWeb is a registered trademark of ABA.
Privacy Policy, Cookie Policy, Accessibility Statement