Last Call: Sign Up for the Indies Introduce Program by June 8

    ABA member stores new to the Indies Introduce program must sign up by June 8 to take advantage of specials on 10 adult and 10 children’s titles chosen by booksellers as the top debuts of the upcoming season.

    The July 2018 Indie Next List Preview

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

    Authors Honored at 18th Annual Celebration of Bookselling at BookExpo

    Booksellers attending the Celebration of Bookselling and Author Awards Lunch at BookExpo had the chance to recognize authors and illustrators whose books reflect the indie spirit.

    June 2018 Audiobook Bestsellers

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

    An Indies Introduce Q&A with Megan Bannen

    Louise Marshall of Rakestraw Books calls The Bird and the Blade, Megan Bannen’s debut young adult novel and an Indies Introduce Summer/Fall 2018 selection, “intricately crafted, superbly written, and beautifully tragic.”

    The Summer 2018 Indie Next List for Reading Groups Preview

    The Summer 2018 Indie Next List for Reading Groups includes booksellers’ top 10 favorites plus 34 additional titles that offer the promise of great discussions for reading groups of every kind.

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

    The June 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 Bethany C. Morrow

    MEM by debut author Bethany C. Morrow imagines a world where humans have found a way to extract unwanted memories and implant them in another being that looks and sounds just like the original.

    An Indies Introduce Q&A With Mary Winn Heider

    “This madcap adventure is possibly the zaniest I have ever encountered,” said Katie McGinley of Wild Rumpus about Heider’s debut, The Mortification of Fovea Munson.

    Sign Up Now for the Summer/Fall 2018 Indies Introduce Program

    ABA member stores new to the Indies Introduce program must sign up by June 8 to take advantage of specials on 10 adult and 10 children’s titles chosen by booksellers as the top debuts of the upcoming season.

    A Q&A With Tommy Orange, Author of June’s #1 Indie Next List Pick

    There There by Tommy Orange, June’s number-one Indie Next List title, is “the kind of book that grabs you from the start and doesn’t let go,” according to Heather Weldon of Changing Hands Bookstore.

    Adrienne Young on Summer 2018 Kids’ Indie Next List Pick “Sky in the Deep”

    Sky in the Deep is the YA fantasy I’ve been waiting for,” said Sarah Green of Vero Beach Book Center in praise of Adrienne Young’s debut novel, a top pick by booksellers for the Summer Kids’ Indie Next List.

    The Indie Mystery & Thriller Bestseller List

    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending May 13, 2018.

    An Indies Introduce Q&A With Matilda Woods

    Matilda Woodsmiddle grade debut, The Boy, the Bird, and the Coffin Maker, “reads like a newly discovered folktale that, once found, becomes essential,” said Sam Miller of Carmichael’s Bookstore.

    The Summer 2018 Kids’ Indie Next List Preview

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

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