All ABA member booksellers are asked to vote on the following items as proposed by the ABA Board of Directors. Voting ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on Tuesday, July 14. The results will be announced in Bookselling This Week on Wednesday, July 15.
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.