IndieBound

24 Feb

The Indie Biography and Memoir Bestseller List

For the eight-week period ending February 23, 2010, and based on sales in hundreds of independent bookstores nationwide.

1.

Three Cups of Tea
Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin, Penguin, $16, 9780143038252

2.

Read More
18 Feb

The Spring Children's Indie Next List Preview

The Spring 2010 Kids' Indie Next List can now be seen in preview online. The four-page, full-color flier will be arriving at indie bookstores in the upcoming Children's White Box.

Read More
18 Feb

IndieBound Launches Materials for e-Free Day Celebrations

Beginning this week, IndieBound offers an array of materials in the Bookseller DIY for the first annual celebration of e-Free Day, on Saturday, April 17. ABA announced the new marketing promotion, which highlights the importance of indie bookstores as an antidote to consumers' digital overload, at the Winter Institute.

Read More
11 Feb

IndieBound Affiliate Program Offers Live Commission Reports

IndieBound.org's Affiliate Program, which has been quickly growing since its inception, now offers live commission reporting for all affiliates.

The main navigation bar on IndieBound.org includes an Affiliate Program drop-down menu, a portal to make changes, get reports, and create links. The menu, which is visible when affiliates are logged onto IndieBound.org, includes these options:

Read More
11 Feb

The Indie Love and Romance Bestseller Lists

In recognition of Valentine's Day, we present the Indie Love and Romance Bestseller Lists. Based on sales in independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending February 9, 2010.

Love (Nonfiction)

1.

Read More
28 Jan

Google Preview Now Available on IndieCommerce Sites & IndieBound.org

Consumers visiting a bookstore's ABA IndieCommerce website on the Drupal platform can now "look inside" thousands of books, courtesy of Google Preview. If Google Preview is available for a title, a button appears below the book's cover art on the site's product page. Clicking the button brings up an embedded viewer that provides a detailed look inside the book. Google Preview is also available on IndieBound.org.

Read More
07 Jan

The 2010 February Indie Next List

Here's a preview of the titles on the February Indie Next List flier, now on its way to ABA member stores in the IndieBound movement. A downloadable PDF version of the list will also be available beginning February 1 on BookWeb.org and IndieBound.org.

Read More
07 Jan

The 2010 Indie Next List Nominations Calendar

Mark your calendars now with the 2010 Indie Next List nomination deadlines, presented here and always available on BookWeb.org.

Read More
22 Dec

January Indie Notables Fliers & Shelf-Talkers Now Available

Booksellers can now download the January Indie Next List Notable title recommendations in a flier and shelf-talkers on BookWeb.org. Each month, the Indie Next List Notables showcase outstanding writing -- selections that have all been recommended by indie booksellers nationwide.

Read More
22 Dec

The Indie Healthy Living Bestseller List

Just in time for those New Year's resolutions...

For the eight-week period ending December 15, 2009, and based on sales at hundreds of independent bookstores nationwide.

1.

Younger Next Year: Live Strong, Fit, and Sexy -- Until You're 80 and Beyond
Chris Crowley, Henry S. Lodge, Workman, $12.95, 9780761147732

Read More
10 Dec

Announcing the 2009 Indie Bestsellers: Now in Attractive, Downloadable Fliers

This week, the American Booksellers Association unveils the 2009 Indie Bestsellers, the year's top-selling titles at hundreds of independent bookstores across the country in the categories of Hardcover Fiction and Nonfiction, http://www.bookweb.org/files/open/files/lists/2009/

Read More
09 Dec

Book Trailers Featured in New Interactive Gallery

Since IndieBound.org first added videos back in August, the collection of fun, colorful book trailers has been growing rapidly. With more than 300 videos in the collection today, it's common to see a video appearing alongside a new frontlist title.

Read More
09 Dec

The Indie Holiday Entertaining & Cooking Bestseller List

For the eight-week period ending December 8, 2009, and based on sales in hundreds of independent bookstores nationwide.

1.

The New Thanksgiving Table: An American Celebration of Family, Friends, and Food
Diane Morgan, Chronicle, $24.95, 9780811864930

2.

Read More
03 Dec

Promoting E-Books: Let the Indie Next List Help

With consumer interest in e-reading on the rise, it's important to let customers know that they can buy e-books from you, through your store's ABA IndieCommerce website. Now, a time-tested selling tool -- the Indie Next List -- has been tapped to help in the effort.

E-books also benefit from the unique touch of the independent bookseller. Customers still need good book recommendations, and the Indie Next List brings together favorite handsells from independent booksellers across the U.S.

Read More
03 Dec

The January 2010 Indie Next List

Here's a preview of the titles on the January Indie Next List flier, now on its way to ABA member stores in the IndieBound movement. A downloadable PDF version of the list will also be available beginning January 1 on BookWeb.org and IndieBound.org.

Read More

Pages

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.

Contact

 

 

Copyright 2018 American Booksellers Association. BookWeb is a registered trademark of ABA.
Privacy Policy, Cookie Policy