NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE DAY

AUDIOBOOKS BY INDIGENOUS AUTHORS LIVING NATIONS, LIVING WORDS (LIBRARY OF CONGRESS) SUPPORT NATIVE CREATORS (WE NEED DIVERSE BOOKS MERCH) INDIE PRESS TITLES BY INDIGENOUS AUTHORS NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE TITLES FOR YOUR BOOKSHOP.ORG PAGE SIMON & SCHUSTER TITLES      

INDIES FIRST & SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

INDIES FIRST, a national campaign of activities and events in support of independent bookstores, is held every year in conjunction with Small Business Saturday, the Saturday after Thanksgiving. FIND DETAILS HERE AND GET READY TO CELEBRATE!

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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...

HOLIDAY HAPPY HOUR WITH IPG

Join IPG for a quick Zoom chat about four of their favorite titles of the year! REGISTER FOR THE ZOOM MEETING NOW

REGISTRATION OPENS: EVENT MANAGEMENT COURSE

The Professional Bookseller Certification Event Management Course is designed to assist bookstore owners, booksellers, and key staff in learning how to develop a successful store events program consisting of author and non-author events that will extend the service offerings of the store, elevate the customer...

INTRO TO BOOKSHOP

Are you a new bookseller? Are you a more established bookseller who isn't sure about signing up for Bookshop.org? Join Bookshop's Sarah High for her Intro to Bookshop session. She'll tell you all about how the site and Bookshop's affiliate network works, and why you...

NEW YEAR VIRTUAL HAPPY HOUR

Grab a beverage and join us to toast the arrival of 2022. Booksellers, reps, and publisher members, we look forward to spending some (virtual) social time with you! CLICK HERE TO JOIN THE ZOOM HAPPY HOUR

BOOKSTORE MEMBER ORIENTATION

Welcome to MPIBA! All booksellers who have recently become members (or any member who would like a refresher on all our association has to offer), please join us for one of our quarterly orientation sessions!   Meet the MPIBA staff and members of our Board...

REIMAGINING INDIE PRESS & INDIE BOOKSTORE PARTNERSHIPS

        The Independent Publishers Caucus invites you to reimagine how indie bookstores and indie publishers can be better partners, and how indie presses can better support bookstores. This will be an opportunity to talk frankly about ways the bookselling model works and doesn't work...