Sign Up Now to Participate in Independent Bookstore Day [6]

Map of independent bookstores of the United StatesThe Independent Bookstore Day [8] (IBD) catalog of exclusive, literary-themed merchandise is now live. Booksellers can use the order form to sign up to participate in Bookstore Day and/or place orders for items to sell during the event.

The deadline to sign up or order is Friday, February 5.

This year’s exclusives include books by Stephen King and Joe Hill, Nikki Giovanni and Glory Edim, Jeff VanderMeer, Kawai Strong Washburn, Nigella Lawson, and many more. 

It is not necessary to order exclusive merchandise in order to participate in Independent Bookstore Day, which will be held April 24. However, stores that wish to participate must sign up to do so and must agree to celebrate in-store and/or online on Bookstore Day [9]. Signing up ensures your store will receive all IBD information and marketing materials, and is included on the searchable map.

Booksellers with questions can reach out to ibd@bookweb.org [10].