REIMAGINING BOOKSTORES

You're invited! Praveen Madan, CEO of Kepler's Books & Magazines, Menlo Park, CA, and a group of indie bookstores and industry professionals around the country, invite you to a collaboration of independent booksellers in a two-day conversation called Reimagining Bookstores. INFORMATION & REGISTRATION

CANCELLED: REGIONAL REP ZOOM CALL (AM)

WE'LL RESUME IN NOVEMBER! 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...

VIRTUAL ANNEX: TEN AROUND-THE-BEND AUTHOR EVENT

MPIBA is working with our Tri-West regional partners to present a second wave of fall conference opportunities, open to all three region’s members and hosted and programmed by PNBA! Ten authors with new books due in early 2022 will be speaking for five minutes at...

FALL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

The owners and staff of all dues paying MPIBA active members (booksellers, publishers, wholesalers, and distributors) are invited to join us to hear a financial and operational report from the Board of Directors and Executive Director. We would also love to hear feedback on FallCon...

CANCELLED: REGIONAL REP ZOOM CALL (PM)

CANCELLED DUE TO A SCHEDULING CONFLICT 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...

UNIVERSITY PRESS WEEK

Since 2012, members of the Association of University Presses have participated in an annual celebration of University Press Week. Following the example of the first University Press Week, proclaimed by US President Jimmy Carter in the summer of 1978, this event recognizes the impact that...

CHILDREN’S BOOK WEEK

Fall Book Week 2021 Children’s Book Week, established in 1919, is not only a celebration of books, but of connection. It is a vehicle to unite kids and adults with books, authors, and illustrators in order to foster a love of reading. We are inspired...

DEADLINE FOR JAMES PATTERSON HOLIDAY BONUS NOMINATIONS

James Patterson is supporting independent booksellers with a revival of his Holiday Bookstore Bonus Program. Patterson has pledged a personal contribution of $250,000, to be distributed in amounts of $500, to 500 booksellers from ABA member bookstores. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS