OWNER CONNECT ZOOM CALL

Bookstore owners are invited to connect with other owners from across the region. At this first gathering we'll have a general chat and check-in, and discuss future owner gatherings.   Click here to join the Zoom call.

FIRST THURSDAY BOOKSELLER CONNECT ZOOM CALL

Bookseller members are invited to join us the first Thursday of every month to connect with colleagues, share ideas, ask questions, and simply be together.   Click Here to Join the Bookseller Connect Zoom Call

REGIONAL REP ZOOM CALL (PM)

House and commission reps operating in the MPIBA region are invited to join us for a casual chat about MPIBA activities, industry trends and news, and event updates. The Zoom link is sent to member reps prior to each chat, send us an email if you’d like...

BOOK BUZZ: GROVE ATLANTIC (VIEW RECORDING NOW)

For decades, Grove Atlantic has been publishing a rich and diverse catalog of thoughtful, boundary-pushing literature that has often helped expand and define the American cultural landscape. Join us as VP & Editorial Director, Elisabeth Schmitz, and Editor Katie Raissian, offer a look at Grove...

SECOND WEDNESDAY MEMBER CONNECT ZOOM CALL

Industry and bookseller members are invited to join us on the second Wednesday of every month to connect with colleagues, share ideas, ask questions, and simply be together.   Click here to join the Member Connect Zoom call.

BUDGETING FOR BOOK BUYING: A CONVERSATION

Our friends at the New England Independent Booksellers Association are hosting a gathering for booksellers from across the country to discuss how to budget for a new season of book buying. (Note: 2:00 pm MST/3:00 pm CST)   REGISTER HERE

2021​ ​Symposium on Diversity in Children’s Literature and Walter Awards

We Need Diverse Books announces the sixth annual Symposium​ ​on​ diversity​ ​in​ ​children’s​ ​literature,​ ​co-hosted by​ ​the​ ​Library​ ​of​ ​Congress.​ ​ The​ ​Symposium ​will​ ​be​ ​held virtually on ​Friday,​ ​March​ ​12,​ ​2021, followed by the Walter​ ​Dean​ ​Myers​ Awards​ ​for​ ​Outstanding​ ​Children’s​ ​Literature Ceremony. The...

ABA INDIECOMMERCE INSTITUTE

Registration is now open for the 2021 IndieCommerce Institute, which will be held Wednesday, March 17, to Thursday, March 18.   This year’s interactive, classroom-style workshop is migrating to a virtual setting. The live, one-time-only programming is free and limited to the first 200 registrants....

REGIONAL REP ZOOM CALL (AM)

House and commission reps operating in the MPIBA region are invited to join us for a casual chat about MPIBA activities, industry trends and news, and event updates. The Zoom link is sent to member reps prior to each chat, send us an email if you’d...

AUTHOR SHOWCASE: PRE-PROM PARTY WITH JULIE MURPHY

Pre-Prom Party! We're delighted to present a very special evening with Julie Murphy, author of the beloved Dumplin', in celebration of the forthcoming book Pumpkin, her fabulously fun and final companion novel about drag, prom, and embracing your inner Queen. Julie will be in conversation...

HOW TO RESIST AMAZON AND WHY

    We're delighted to be pairing with MPIBA, Microcosm Publishing, and all of the regional independent bookseller associations to promote Danny Caine's newest book, ​How to Resist Amazon and Why: The Fight for Local Economics, Data Privacy, Fair Labor, Independent Bookstores, and a People-Powered...

FIRST THURSDAY BOOKSELLER CONNECT ZOOM CALL

Bookseller members are invited to join us the first Thursday of every month to connect with colleagues, share ideas, ask questions, and simply be together.   Click Here to Join the Bookseller Connect Zoom Call