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

PW’s STAR WATCH 2021 VIRTUAL CELEBRATION

            Join Publishers Weekly as they celebrate the 2021 Star Watch honorees and reveal this year’s Superstar. REGISTER HERE

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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...

INDIES FIRST PRESENTS: AN EVENING WITH ROXANNE GAY

Join Roxane Gay, spokesperson for Indies First and creator of Roxane Gay Books, in conversation with Executive Editor Amy Hundley.   CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

BOOKSELLING AND FREE EXPRESSION: A CONVERSATION

        REGISTER NOW The regional independent bookseller associations are pleased to invite you to a conversation about the intersection of bookselling and free expression. Understanding that it’s a complicated issue, we are creating a space for education and dialogue from a wide array...

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!