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EBlast to Booksellers

Reach more than 1200 booksellers with our most popular option. A standalone graphic ad that promotes any title, product, or service you like. Additionally, eblasts are posted to the MPIBA Facebook page. Space is first come, first served. Reserve your dates as early as possible. See additional Eblast samples on our Facebook page.

Advertiser provides a 600×800 px graphic file (jpg, png, gif) <5mb, email subject line, and link approximately one week before scheduled send date.
$300 members/$345 non-members

Bookstore Bulletin Banner

Promote your books, gifts, and services to more than 1200 booksellers region wide in our weekly Bookstore Bulletin. Banner ads appear in the top half of each edition. First reserved space gets the leading spot.

 

 

Banner space also available in the monthly Executive Director update, sent to both booksellers and all industry contacts.

Advertiser provides 700×200 px graphic file (jpg, png, gif) <5mb, and link no later than the Friday before the scheduled send date.
$100 members/$125 non-members

Combined Regional Banner

Appear on the website of all eight regional bookseller associations with a single ad purchase. Banners run one week – Tuesday through Monday. 

Advertiser provides 880×250 px & 250×880 px (both required) graphic files (jpg, png, gif) <250kb  at least five days before scheduled run date.  
$999/one week

Connect with the Readers of the West

Eblast to Consumers

Promote your books to more than 15,000 consumers and fans who vote for the Reading the West Book Awards.  No Amazon or direct publisher sales, please.

Advertiser provides 600×800 px graphic file (jpg, png, gif) <5mb, email subject line, and link approximately one week before the scheduled send date.
$500

Reading the West Book Awards email updates

From the point we announce the longlist in February through June when we celebrate the winners, the Reading the West Book Awards email announcements reach 15K+ book lovers across the United States. Promote your regional titles! Links to bookstorelink.com or bookshop.org to drive indie bookstore sales.

Advertiser provides 700×200 px graphic file (jpg, png, gif) <5mb, and link no later than the Friday before the scheduled ad date.
$150 p/email

Pre-Order Email Promotions

Reading the West consumers receive the monthly pre-order promotion powered by Shelf Awareness. Add your regional title to our list and reach more than 15,000 book lovers. Space is limited and first come, first served.

Advertiser provides the ISBN of the book to be featured before the 15th of the chosen month. Pre-Order Email promotions are sent to customers on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.
$300 – Hero Spot

(1 p/month)

$200 – Top Features

(4 p/month)

$150 – Regular Listing

(3 p/month)

The Great Summer Reading Guide

MPIBA partners with PNBA and CALIBA to produce The Great Summer Reading Guide, powered by Shelf Awareness and distributed to 300,000 customers via more than 85 stores throughout the western United States.

The Great Summer Reading Guide sales open April 4, 2022 – June 3, 2022

Holiday Gift Guide

More than just a catalog, the MPIBA Holiday Gift Guide is an essential marketing tool deployed by more than eighty stores in fourteen states to reach over half a million consumers. Promote the biggest and best books of the season!

Holiday Gift Guide sales open May 2, 2022 – July 15, 2022