Enjoy lunch with children’s book sales reps and learn about great upcoming titles from the publisher sponsors. Seats are assigned; table numbers are printed on the back of bookseller badges. Booksellers are expected to attend.
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.