December's Indie Next List #1 top pick is The Light Pirate, by Lily Brooks-Dalton. Share these assets on social media letting your customers know they can purchase this and other December titles at your store!
The Kids’ Right to Read project, a coalition of groups led by the National Coalition Against Censorship, which includes ABFE, reaches out to school districts to stop them from removing books from schools and libraries. Here are the most recent letters that ABFE has signed onto. This page was updated on Thursday, August 17, 2023.
This year’s report, Unfulfilled: Amazon and the American Retail Landscape, includes studies which provide the opportunity to build a deep understanding of how Amazon affects small businesses and communities across the nation, and how those impacts have changed over the years.
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.