BOOKSELLER SUMMER CAMP: WORKSHOP – HOLIDAY PREP STARTS NOW

As crazy as it sounds, it really is time to start thinking about holiday sales. Join us for a crash course in holiday planning for your store, including buying, displays, marketing, staffing, and more.   REGISTER NOW

BOOKSELLER SUMMER CAMP: CAMPFIRE STORIES FOR KIDS

Join us again at the virtual campfire and hear from a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction authors. Meet 12 authors and hear about their forthcoming books for little campers.   SEE THE FULL AUTHOR LINE-UP REGISTER NOW

BOOKSELLER SUMMER CAMP: CAMPFIRE STORIES – WOMEN’S VOICES

Six extraordinary novelists will join us at the virtual campfire for an afternoon of diverse stories and perspectives. Our authors will present their forthcoming books, and take questions from attendees.   SEE THE FULL AUTHOR LINE-UP REGISTER NOW

#BLACKVOICES AUTHOR SERIES: Jayne Allen & LaTanya McQueen

Jayne Allen, Black Girls Must Die Exhausted & LaTanya McQueen, When the Reckoning Comes   Save your spot for a virtual live event with authors Jayne Allen and LaTanya McQueen hosted by Ingram. This event will promote buying through independent bookstores and is free and open...

BOOKSELLER SUMMER CAMP ACADEMY: AUTHOR EXPERTS

Six authors of nonfiction for young readers will join us to present on a diverse range of topics. Get ready to sell these important and fun books to little campers this year!   SEE THE FULL AUTHOR LINE-UP REGISTER NOW

BOOKSELLER SUMMER CAMP WORKSHOP: CRAFTING BETTER BOOK BLURBS

What makes a good book blurb, and how can they be used to increase your sales? Join us for tips and tricks on creating the most effective blurbs, while also learning about ARC etiquette, industry vs. consumer facing blurbs, and more!   REGISTER NOW

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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...

BOOKSELLER EDUCATION: 4 STEPS TO RAISE YOUR GAME AS A BUYER

Sponsored by Pubnet & Pubeasy, brands of MVB, and Professional Bookseller School. Take a 1/2 hour to up your buying game! 1. Step 1: Manage Your Rep Relationships 2. Step 2: Develop Your Ordering Strategies 3. Step 3: Know Your Tools 4. Step 4: Practice...

AUTHOR SHOWCASE: DEAR WHITE WOMEN

Sara Blanchard (left) and Misasha Suzuki Graham (right), creators and hosts of the Dear White Women podcast, will join us to present their forthcoming book Dear White Women: Let’s Get (Un)comfortable Talking about Racism ($17.95 The Collective Book Studio/IPG). Booksellers are invited to join us...

SECOND WEDNESDAY MEMBER CONNECT CALL: FallCon Edition

Bookseller members are invited to join us for a special FallCon Edition of our monthly call. We'll go through the show schedule, talk registration, and answer questions.   Click here to join the Member Connect Zoom call.