Five More Booksellers Head to Children’s Institute on Scholarships [4]

Children's Institute logoFollowing the announcement of the 57 scholarships [6] awarded to member booksellers to attend the American Booksellers Association’s 2019 Children’s Institute [7], a handful of additional booksellers have been named scholarship winners, courtesy of the Book Industry Charitable Foundation (Binc) and Publishers Weekly.

Binc scholarship winners:

  • Betsy Groen, Blue Marble Books (Ft. Thomas, KY)
  • Meghan Hayden, River Bend Bookshop (Glastonbury, CT)
  • Laura Kendall, Second Flight Books (Lafayette, IN)

PW scholarship winners:

  • Lauren Casey, Second Star to the Right (Denver, CO)
  • Brooke Williams, Bookends and Beginnings (Evanston, IL)

The 2019 ABC Children’s Institute [7] (Ci7) will be held June 26–28 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Pittsburgh–Green Tree in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Registration for the 2019 ABC Children’s Institute is nearly at capacity; register now [8]. Questions about the ABC Children’s Institute should be sent to childrensinstitute@bookweb.org [9].