2018 IBD party plans
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ENTER YOUR INFO ON THE LAST EMPTY ROW: Store NamePR CONTACTAddressCityStateDoes your area have a "passport" or bookstore hop program?WebsitePhone NumberPLEASE LIST EVENTS AND PLANS. NO NEED FOR LONG DESCRIPTIONS.
Homer Bookstore, Inc.Sue Post332 E. Pioneer AveHomerAKnowww.homerbookstore.com907-235-7496
refresments, door prizes, exclusive IBD items for sale
The Poisoned Pen BookstoreSusan Kelly4014 N Goldwater BlvdScottsdale AZNowww.poisonedpen.com480-947-2974We have ordered IBD swag to sell and give away. We are also having a 3 author book discussion/signing @2pm. Baron Birther, Neal Griffin & Robert Dugoni. We are also have a sale.
Pegasus Books DowntownMarlon Rigel2349 Shattuck Ave.BerkeleyCAYespegasusbookstore.com510-649-1320Betty Reid Soskin will discuss her memoir, Sign My Name to Freedom, at 5:30 pm
Book Passage (Corte Madera)Zack Ruskin51 Tamal Vista Blvd.Corte MaderaCAUnsure (Yes in past years)https://www.bookpassage.com(415) 927-0960Beauty & the Beast Storytime, Author Appearances from Carol Rosenberger, Carla Gambescia, Liza Gershman, Elizabeth Partridge, and Secretary Madeleine Albright (at Dominican University of California).
Rakestraw BooksMichael Barnard3 Railroad AveDanvilleCAyeswww.rakestrawbooks.com(925) 837-7337)
Face in a BookJanis Herbert 4359 Town Center Blvd. #113FolsomCAYeswww.getyourfaceinabook.com916-941-9401
Storytime w/ craft & giveaways, booksigning w/ Carl Kowall, guitar music by local musician, food, wine-tasting, trivia games, IBD merchandise.
UC San Diego BookstoreTeri Den Herder9500 Gilman DriveLa JollaCAyesucsandiegobookstore.com858-534-3149Bookstore Crawl with 8 other stores in San Diego, Literary Trivia all day, Book Cover Scavenger Hunt, local authors, storytime with music. Specialty literary drinks in our coffee shop, a taco truck.
Skylight BooksKelsey Nolan1818 N. Vermont Ave.Los AngelesCAnowww.skylightbooks.com323-660-1175Literary trivia starting at 2 pm, with a sponsored bar, starting at 5pm we will launch Exposition Review, a local lit magazine for their third issue. Snacks and drinks all day long.
Gallery BookshopRob Hawthorn, events@gallerybookshop.comPO Box 270 / 319 Kasten StMendocinoCAyesgallerybookshop.com707-937-2665printing press demo; DIY Bad Citizen stencil posters; free Bookshop Manifesto pin with purchase; free hugs with live booksellers; make-your-own mini books & other craft projects; typewriter poetry on demand; secret martinis; facepainting; free treats; onstage author interview; bookstore scavenger hunt
Red Rock BooksAnn Rizzardini 206 W Ridgecrest RidgecrestCAnowww.redrockbooks.net760-375-3454Local author showcase, customer appreciation prize wheel, cupcakes, story time, prizes and giveaways.
Red Rock BooksAnn Rizzardini 206 W Ridgecrest RidgecrestCAnowww.redrockbooks.net760-375-3454Local author showcase, customer appreciation prize wheel, cupcakes, story time, giveaways, prizes and buy 1, get 1 free sale on all our USED books.
Cellar Door BooksDestenie Fafard (asst. manager, events coordinator) or Linda Sherman (owner)5225 Canyon Crest. Dr. #30ARiversideCAnowww.cellardoorbookstore.com951-787-780725% off one book for our email subscribers; all-day voting for two awards: the 2018 Children's & Teens Choice Book Awards (part of Children's Book Week) and the Cellar Door Indies Next Choice Awards (customers can vote from any Indies Next pick between Jan-April 2018, and the top 3 winners will be 20% off during the week following IBD).
Mysterious GalaxyMaryelizabeth Yturralde -- event coordinator5943 Balboa Ave. Ste. #100San DiegoCAYes! https://www.facebook.com/events/466350807116437/https://www.mystgalaxy.com/IndependentBookstoreDay2018858.268.4747Independent Bookstore items, San Diego Book Crawl, all day refreshments, multiple independently published author events throughout the day
La Playa BooksMimi Hannan1026 Rosecrans StreetSan DiegoCAyeswww.laplayabooks.com619-226-2601San Diego Book Crawl destination-win prizes!, IBD swag, ARCs as giveaways, author Marcie Colleen in store from 2-4pm, book sale, free coffee and cake
Green Apple BooksPete Mulvihill506 Clement StreetSan FranciscoCAYEShttps://www.greenapplebooks.com/event/clement-independent-bookstore-day-2018415-387-2272a full schedule of events throughout the day including free mimosas, free custom poems, an AMA with a historian on western San Francisco, kids acxtivities with Dr. Seuss, free beer, and more
Book Passage (San Francisco)Zack Ruskin1 Ferry BuildingSan FranciscoCAUnsure (Yes in past years)https://www.bookpassage.com(415) 835-1020“Meet and Greet” Events with Judd Winick, Alexandra Boiger, Nate Pollak, and Heidi Gibson.
BookShop West PortalSusan Tunis80 West Portal AvenueSan FranciscoCAYeswww.bookshopwestportal.com415-564-8080We are having a Llama-paloosa! We'll be doing llama activies, raffling off a huge stuffed llama to raise money for animal charities, and from 12:00 to 3:00pm, we'll have several llamas (actual large mammals) visiting our courtyard! We'll have story time in the morning, and are hoping to have some service dogs visit.
Charlie's CornerElise Filka4102 24th StreetSan FranciscoCAno?charliescorner.com415-641-110430% Off All Books All Day, Meet Author Jed Alexander (of new book, Red) during our 3:30pm Storytime!
Folio BooksSusan Kroll3957 24th St.San FranciscoCAnowww.foliosf.com415 821-3477
Refreshments, story time "Sprig : the Rescue Pig.
Book Passage (Sausalito)Zack Ruskin100 Bay StreetSausalitoCAUnsure (Yes in past years)https://www.bookpassage.com(415) 339-1300Come meet local Sausalito authors and raise a toast to our one year anniversary and to Independent Bookstore Day! Our festivities on the waterfront will feature Janet Chapman, Mike Denney, Jane Kriss, Rachel Lehmann-Haupt, Kimberley Lovato, Ciji Ware, and Wilfred Welch.
Readers' Booksrosie@readersbooks.com130 E. Napa StreetSonomaCAyeswww.readersbooks.com707-939-1779Chose Your Own Discount Bag; Free book with purchase; Snacks from our favorite cookbooks; Limited edition IBD items; Store wide savenger hunt--turn in forms at 4p, drawing at 4:30; Poetry writing contest--Write your own haiku or limerick; 10 poets will win a a tote bag (drawing at 4:30); Live music from 1p to 2:30p
Macdonald Book Shop
152 E. Elkhorn AvenueEstes ParkCOnowww.macdonaldbookshop.com970-586-3450Visiting authors, giveaways throughout the day, cookies, special merchandise,
Old Firehouse BooksRenee Becher232 Walnut StreetFort CollinsCONohttp://oldfirehousebooks.com970-484-789820% off all picture books, 20% off t-shirts and sweatshirts, sale on chocolate!, several cartsfull of $1 books, free ARC giveaway at lunchtime
CRYSTAL - Books and GiftsCheryl Lucas439 Main StreetGrand JunctionCOyeswww,crystalbooksandgifs.com970-242-5181IBID limited edition merchandise. Drawing for Gift Certificates, Free recycled bad with purchase. Passport program with two othe book stores on Main Street. All visitors will recieve an amethyst tumbled stone
BookBarKate Cygan4280 Tennyson StDenverCO 80212No (But we should!)www.bookbardenver.com303-284-0194Sangria Special and wine specials all day, sugar cookies for the kiddos, samples of food handed out on trays throughout the day, garden open with organic herbs, a "Doctor is In" themed booth with a bookseller in, typewriter poet, a "Pay it Forward" board where customers can buy other customers books, wine, or coffee, Audiobook Silent Disco Round 2 in conjunction with libro.fm.
Byrd's BooksAlce Hutchinson126 Greenwood Ave. BethelCTyeshttp://byrdsbooks.com203-830-2973IBD limited edition merchandise, authors Sharon Struth (1pm) and Harmony Verna (3pm), Libro.fm promo, give-aways book sales and refreshments. CT bookstores book crawl the 28th & 29th for prizes.
Bank Square BooksElissa Sweet53 West Main St.MysticCTYes, for the statebanksquarebooks.com860-536-3795Giveaways throughout the day; IBD items and totes for sale. Bookmark making station in the store.
Copperfish BooksCathy Graham103 W Marion AvePunta GordaFLNocopperfishbooks.com941-205-2560Special Children's Story Time with Dianne Ochiltree, author of It's a Seashell Day, It's a Firefly Night, and seashell craft activity 10:30-12; free mimosas, coffee and yummy treats; storewide specials and contests; and more!
My Favorite BooksAmanda Babcock, staff@myfavoritebooksllc.com1410 Market Street, C-2TallahasseeFL32312https://www.facebook.com/MyFavoriteBooksTallahassee850-668-7498Historical Fiction Signing with R.D. Wall and George Bauer, suprise giveaways all day, 20% off your non-store credit purchase when you mention bookstore day!
Writer's Block BookstoreLauren Zimmerman124 East Welbourne AvenueWinter ParkFLnowww.writersblockbookstore.com407-335-419212: storewide scavenger hunt / explore your local bookstore with Maisy! | 2: Harry Potter costume contest! | 4: literary TRIVIA! 6: raffle/giveaway winners announced :)
Avid BookshopRachel Kaplan493 Prince Ave. and 1662 South Lumpkin St.AthensGANOhttp://www.avidbookshop.com/event/independent-bookstore-day-0706-352-2060Both locations will sell wrapped "mystery books" to raise money for the United Way of Northeast GA chapter of Dolly Parton's Imagination Library. Food trucks, sidewalk chalk drawing, face painting at our Prince Ave. location. A shelf-talker writing station and competition at our Five Points location. Both shops will have a Bookseller Match Game board and participants will be entered to win a raffle prize.
Horton's Books & GiftsDorothy Pittman410 Adamson SQCarrolltonGAnowww.hortonsbooks.com770-832-0821all day kick off to Children's Book Week with origami and a master story board wall. Literary trivia all day; 11:30 a.m. - Harry Potter coloring hour with butter beer; 12:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. - a book swap (bring a book to swap and $3, leave with a bag full of books; 3:00 p.m. - an hour of paper crafting.
The BookshelfAshley Sherlock126 S Broad StThomasvilleGAnowww.booksheflthomasville.com229-228-7767free coffee for first 50 customers, book signing, "book therapy" lemonade stand, literary trivia night, community story, musical story time, donut wall
The Book CellarLiz Rice473-38 N Lincoln AveChicagoILyeswww.bookcellarinc.com773-293-2665Draw for discount at the register; Free local snacks; Literary cocktails; "Author" photo ops; Guess-the-Bookseller games; the Kates! stand-up comedy
Chicagoland Independent Booksellers Alliance (ChIBA)Lynn Mooney of Women & Children First, wcflynn@gmail.comChicagoILyes#MyChicagoBookstore773-769-9299
The second annual #MyChicagoBookstore Challenge has about 30 stores participating and involves customers getting a passport and visiting as many stores in a single day as possible. Those who get stamps from 10 stores get a 10% discount in all the participating stores for a full year. Those who get stamps from 15 or more stores get a 15% discount in all the participating stores for a full year. Min. $25 purchase requred at the first store only. After that, no purchase necessary.
Main Street BooksTamzin Malone426 Main StreetLafayetteINnowww.main-street-books.com765-464-6794Story time with author Jeff Seymour; door prizes; tote bag and book give-aways; double points; exclusive merchandise; local author signings
Raven Book StoreDanny Caine (owner) danny@ravenbookstore.com6 E 7th StLawrenceKSNoravenbookstore.com7857493300Signing + meet&greet with Stephen T. Johnson, 15% off mysteries, giveaways (signed Palahniuk ARC, signed Hillary Clinton print, 6 month fiction subscription), plus 10% of profits to Everytown For Gun Safety
Watermark Books & CafeSarah Bagby4701 E DouglasWichitaKSn/awww.watermarkbooks.com(316) 682-118110:30 a.m. Storytime with Melissa
10:30 a.m. Storytime and author talk with Troy James Weaver
1:00 p.m. Make your own Golden Book for children ages 4-7. What story do you have to tell? Join us for a session for ages 4 and up to make their own book inspired by the classic Golden Books. Yes, those books you read as a child, read to your children; the books that live through generations. This creative activity will result in a book that will be treasured as well. We will also have additional activities around these treasured books!
1:00-2:30 p.m. Silkscreen printing of Lindsey Yankey design by Brad Ruder of Tilt Union. Join Lindsey Yankey, the world class children's book writer and illustrator of Bluebird and Sun and Moon, and Brad Ruder, a silkscreen printer, to join in printing an original print specially designed for Independent Bookstore Day.
4:00-5:00 p.m. Showcase of University Press of Kansas for Independent Bookstore Day. Learn from acquisitions editor Kelly Hogeland about the process of publishing academic and books about Kansas. Author Event with Max McCoy, George Frazier, Mark Eberle and CJ Janovy. Authors McCoy, Frazier, Eberle, and Janovy will briefly speak and answer questions, then sign books. McCoy is the author of Elevations, Frazier is the author of The Last Wild Places of Kansas, Eberle is the author of Kansas Baseball, 1858-1941, and Janovy is the author of No Place Like Home: Lessons in Activism from LGBT Kansas.

We'll have surprise giveaways for young and old all day long.
CoffeeTree BooksNona Camuel159 East Main MoreheadKYno www.coffeetreebooks.com606-784-8364Face Painting and meet, greet and photos with Peter Rabbit in person from 10-noon, Free Advances, one of a kind items this day only, surprises, Concerts by The Woodsheep from noon-1 and The Tealights 1-2
Belmont BooksStacey Liberty, Events Coordinator, events@belmontbooks.com79 Leonard St.BelmontMAYeswww.belmontbooks.com617-932-1496Authors all day recommending their favorite books, discounted at 20%; Arts & Crafts; Raffles; Scavenger Hunts; behind the scenes tour of bookstore; exclusive merchandise; cupcakes
PapercutsKate Layte5 Green StreetBostonMAyespapercutsjp.com617-522-3404book release party for My Kitchen Chalkboard by Leigh Belenger with local publisher Union Park Press from 2-4 pm featuring refreshments cooked from the book. special guest booksellers, a raffle, and all sorts of good times.
Brookline BooksmithLydia McOscar279 Harvard St.BrooklineMAYeswww.brooklinebooksmith.com617-566-6660Pizza free samples from OATH, book fishing, literary costume raffle, storytime event with Deborah Bruss & Matt Forrest Esenwine
An Unlikely StoryKym Havens111 South St.PlainvilleMANohttp://www.anunlikelystory.com/(508) 699-0244Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat story time and character photos. Social media scavenger hunt based on The Westing Game. Harry Potter Trivia Night.
Whitelam BooksLiz Whitelam610 Main StreetReadingMANowww.whitelambooks.com781-779-1833
We will have limited edition IBD products, and five local authors will have time slots for a book talk/book signing. And, balloons!
Atomic BooksRachel Whang3620 Falls RdBaltimoreMDatomicbooks.com410-662-4444We'll have limited edition IBD items, double Big Spender Marks for all purchases.
Curious IguanaMarlene England12 N Market StFrederickMDnocuriousiguana.com301-695-2500ARC-filled tote giveaways on the hour, author book signings
Sherman's Maine Coast BooksJessica Donovan128 Main St FreeportMEno www.shermans.comAll of our stores will be doing a sherman's totebag giveaway including a $10 giftcard. All six stores are having local authors singing.
Pages BookshopSusan Murphy19560 Grand River Ave.DetroitMINowww.pagesbkshop.com(313) 473-7342ARC giveaways, local authors, mimosas in the morning
Books & MortarJonathan Shotwell955 Cherry St.Grand RapidsMInowww.booksandmortar.com616.214.8233Spend $50+ receive a free tote bag. (2) $50 gift card givaways.
Schuler Books & MusicCharity McMaster2660 28th St. SEGrand RapidsMInowww.schulerbooks.com616-942.7330Storytime + in-store giveaways
Between the CoversSusan Capaldi or Katie Boeckl; info@btcbookshs.com106 E Main St.Harbor Springs MInonone (https://www.facebook.com/btcbookstore/)231.526.6658in conjunction with the stores 35th anniversary party: giveaways for kids & adults; graffiting on local author Alison DeCamp's blownup author photo; mad libs-style story to be completed by customers & featured across the store's front windows; "grow a reader" growth chart craft; yearly-themed store & book trivia; store bookmark design contest; resurrecting our bookstore bingo board; origami bookmark craft; cookies all day; apps & cocktails in the evening
Schuler Books & MusicCharity McMaster1982 Grand River Ave.OkemosMInowww.schulerbooks.com517.349.8840Storytime + in-store giveaways
McLean & Eakin BooksellersChelsea Mills307 East Lake StPetoskeyMInowww.mcleanandeakin.com231-347-1180
We are giving away free books, featuring staff picks from other bookstores, we will have game tables set up to sample our games and we will be collecting donations for Michigan Dyslexia Institute.
Snowbound BooksDana Welshans118 N. 3rd ST.MarquetteMI 49855nowww.snowboundbooks.com906-228-4448Author signings all day. 10-12: The guys from the Emmy Award-winning Under the Radar Michigan signing their new book, UTR: The Next 50 12-2 Ralph Rossell signing Life of Death 1-3 Vickie Fee signing Til Death DO Us Party and 3-5 Joe Heywood signing Bad Optics. Drawings for store gift certificates and prizes. Snacks!
Birchbark Books & Native ArtsPrudence Johnson2115 W 21st StMinneapolisMinnesotaYesbirchbarkbooks.com612-374-4023Prizes and giveaways throughout the day. Ramseys' Braggarts Morris Dancers at 11am. Author Kelly Barnhill at 2pm. Kids Creation Station (arts and crafts, face-painting, treats) at Artrageous Adventures from 10am-2pm. Twin Cities Bookstore Day Passport, First Annual Midwest Indie Bookstore Roadmap.
Buffalo Books & CoffeeShannon Walker6 Division Street EBuffaloMNNowww.buffalo-books.com763-682-3147Photobooth run by The Origanal Photobooth Company. Exclusive IBD items. Drawings and Giveaways.
Scout & Morgan BooksSheri Olson events@scoutandmorganbooks.com114 Buchanan St. North CambridgeMNnowww.scoutandmorganbooks.com763-689-2474Exclusive merchandise, special sales and prize drawings.
Zenith BookstoreBob Dobrow318 N Central AveDuluthMNNowww.zenithbookstore.com218-606-1777
Zenith BookstoreBob Dobrow (owner), Nikki Silvestrini (Manager)318 N Central AveDuluthMNNowww.zenithbookstore.com218-606-1777ARC giveaways, complimentary snacks and beverages all day, local author signings, newsletter coupon for email subscribers, possible author storytime for kids (not confirmed)
BOOK BREAKMarilyn Groth63 Birch Av SMaple LakeMnNo320-963-1918
Moon Palace BooksAngela Schwesnedl3032 Minnehaha AveMinneapolisMNYeswww.moonpalacebooks.com612-454-04559-11 free coffee, 3-6 happy hour 2-for-1 tap beer, wine, or cider. 6-close bring in 5 IBD receipts from 5 bookstores and get half off your 12 in. specialty pizza, bring in 7 receipts for a free mini-cheesecake. Twin Cities Bookstore Day Passport, First Annual Midwest Indie Bookstore Roadmap. Poetry Asylum's Great Twin Cities Poetry Read 6-9pm 30+ local poets in store, literary activies in the event room.
Magers & Quinn BooksellersAnnie Metcalf (assistant manager) or Jessie Hennen (events coordinator)3038 Hennepin Ave. SMinneapolisMNyeswww.magersandquinn.com612-822-4611Guest Bookseller - poet Lynette Reini-Grandell will be in the store from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. "Guest Bookseller" kids from local schools 3:30 - 5pm, a reading of "juvenilia" during the evening @ 7pm (People reading their bad writing from when they were kids, like old diaries, poetry, etc.). We will have a selection of the exclusive indie bookstore merchandise for sale, and the Twin Cities indies have a robust bookstore passport program with great prizes!
Wild RumpusDrew Sieplinga2720 West 43rd StreetMinneapolisMNyeswildrumpusbooks.com612-920-5005Vet Visit at 1PM: Our cats, chinchillas, rats, and ferret will have their annual vet visit in the store with Dr. Ali. Listen to a chinchilla heartbeat, watch a ferret get weighed, and ask all of your vetrinary questions.
Paperback Exchangeinfo@paperbackexchange.com2227 W. 50th St.MinneapolisMNYespaperbackexchange.com612-929-88012 for 1 books, bargain books, bookstore day discounts, free coffee/treats w/purchase, prizes. Expanded hours: open 9-8
Little Professor Book CenterJohn Meixner110 West Park SqureOwatonnaMNnolittleprofessor8@gmail.com507-455-096920 percent sale storewide
Subtext BookstoreMatt Keliher6 5th Street WestSt. PaulMNYESwww.subtextbooks.com651-493-2791Coffee & donuts to open up the day, Children's story time from 11am-12pm, Nora McInerny, author of It's Okay to Laugh and Crying Is Cool Too in store from 12pm-2pm, with special guest, free beer and live music later in the evening.
Common Good BooksDavid Enyeart38 S Snelling AveSt. PaulMNyes www.commongoodbooks.com651-225-8989free coffee and doughnuts, free map of indie bookstores in the Midwest, passport to Twin Cities bookstores, 3 author booksellers throughout the day
Red Balloon BookskhopAngela Whited891 Grand AveSt. PaulMNyeshttps://www.redballoonbookshop.com/651-224-8320Storytime, ARC giveaway, middle school jazz band, scratch-offs with prizes, passive actitives, kid dance party, & passport program
Paperbacks and PiecesShelley Olsen429 Mankato Ave.WinonaMNnowww.paperbacksandpieces.com507-452-55802017 & 20018 IBD items, Free coloring, Chris Reimenschneider (on Friday), Palm reading, Free coloring, treats, some discounts! ARC giveaways
The Novel NeighborHolland Saltsman7905 Big Bend BlvdSt. LouisMOnohttp://www.novelneighbor.com314-738-9384storytime with Amy Sklansky, blind date with a book, literary cocktails with St. Louis BestCellars, celebrity bookseller with Ashley Hasty of HastyBooklist.com, Harry Potter-themed band, specials and giveaways throughout the day.
Left Bank BooksLauren Wiser399 N. EuclidSt. LouisMONoleft-bank.com314-367-6731Literary pancakes with pancake artist Dancakes, Llama Llama coloring party, Staff Pick Supermarket Sweep, a Bullet Journaling Class, a dramatic reading of "William Shakespeare's The Force Doth Awaken", a One Hour Used Book Sale, free signed ARC giveaways with purchase of $20 or more, a Bookstore Scavenger Hunt, happy hour and literary dance party
Square Booksalissa@squarebooks.com160 Courthouse SquareOxfordMSnosquarebooks.com662-236-2262Square Books will have prizes and giveaways throughout the day as well at a Llama Llama coloring activity and storytime at Square Books, Jr.
Country BookshelfJessica Hahl (Event Coordinator) events@countrybookshelf.com28 W Main AveBozemanMTnowww.countrybookshelf.com406-587-0166IBD Items, Typewriter poetry, Storytime with Andrew Weiner, Author Event with Russell Rowland, Reading Challenge Scavenger Hunt, Wrap a book challenge, Blind Date ARC's for donation to local schools, Children's Treasure Chest and Activity Station.
Flyleaf BooksJamie Fiocco jamie@flyleafbooks.com752 Martin Luther King Jr BlvdChapel HillNCnot this yearwww.flyleafbooks.commain: 919-942-7373 Jamie: 919-942-7936day long general celebration with refreshments, snacks & giveaways. From 5pm-6pm beloved indie rock musician/author Chris Stamey (founder of the dBs) will read from his new memoir A Spy in the House of Loud (U Tx Press) and play music with friends.
Main Street BooksEleanor Merrell126 S Main StDavidsonNCnohttp://www.mainstreetbooksdavidson.com704-892-6841storytime, morning pastries, magical creatures class with local author, celebrity booksellers, recycled paper making class
The Regulator BookshopAmy Spaulding720 9th St.DurhamNCnot this yearwww.regulatorbookshop.com919-286-2700Raffle for totes full of ARCs; gift certificate raffle;Children's Storytime; we will be accepting gently-used children's books for BOOKHARVEST (to redistribute to young readers in need)
Quail Ridge BooksBroche Fabian4209-100 Lassiter Mill Rd.RaleighNCnot this yearwww.quailridgebooks.com919-828-1588ARC-filled tote giveaways; Olivia storytime; pop-up cat cafe; literary trivia night with BookstagramNC meet-up; Dr. Seuss hats & whiskers storytime; storewide scavenger hunt; typewriter poets; celebrity booksellers; mayoral proclamation of Indie Bookseller Day; live music; sidewalk chalk art contest; refreshments all day for donation to Community Music School; social media shout-outs to indie presses
Page 158 BooksDave Lucey415 S Brooks StWake ForestNCnowww.page158books.com919-435-1843
Story time with Peppa Pig and Geronimo Stilton! Exclusive IBD items, trivia contest and giveaways throughout the day
Francie & Finch BookshopLeslie Huerta130 S. 13th StreetLincolnNEnowww.francieandfinch.com402-781-0459Day long refreshments, buy a book for Community Foundation, using IBD swag, free Libro Audio books, Zine Launch Party, Free Maps
Gibson's BookstoreElisabeth Jewell, events coordinator (gibsonsevents@gmail.com)45 South Main StConcordNHnowww.gibsonsbookstore.com603-224-0562Raffles; ARC giveaways with purchases; refreshments via booksellers recipe testing the cookbooks; Harry Potter scavenger hunt to receive your O.W.L.
The Toadstool Bookshop in KeeneTori Tucker events@ktoad.com12 Emerald StreetKeeneNHNo?http://www.toadbooks.com/welcome6033528815Six visiting authors, two musical acts, circus demonstration, cake, swag-full info on our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/2008574026073065/
Clinton Book ShopRob Dougherty12 E. Main StreetClintonNJNoclintonbookshop.com908-735-8811Elephant & Piggie will be visiting the Clinton Book Shop from 11 AM until 2 PM for an extended reading and activity time. Sherry Blackman will be with us to sign copies of her book, Call To Witness, A True Story.
Page One BooksCraig Chrissinger5850 Eubank Blvd NEAlbuquerqueNMNowww.page1book.com505-294-2026Several local authors as guest booksellers for an hour or two, raffle of prize lots. Should have IBD items for sale.
Astoria BookshopZora Shaw (Event Coordinator) Zora@Astoriabookshop.com31-29 31st StreetAstoriaNYYesAstoriabookshop.com718-278-2665Two Children's Storytime sessions at 12:00p and 12:30p. Bookseller book 'perscriptions'. 10% off signed books and hands sold book perscriptions; double loyalty program points; instagram photobooth; IBD items for sale; literary crawl through 4 locations; refreshments @ night.
Greenlight BookstoreJessica Stockton Bagnulo686 Fulton StreetBrooklynNYnothing formalwww.greenlightbookstore.com718.246.0200Kids activities with Dr. Seuss and Llama Llama (all day); story time with community leaders (morning); literary pub quiz with celeb MC & questions created by authors, plus prizes and wine (evening). Times and participant names TBD.
Greenlight BookstoreJessica Stockton Bagnulo632 Flatbush AvenueBrooklynNYnothing formalwww.greenlightbookstore.com718.246.0200Kids activities with Dr. Seuss and Llama Llama (all day); story time with community leaders (morning); artist drawing table featuring local illustrators & artists (morning/afternoon). Times and participant names TBD.
Battenkill BooksConnie Brooks15 East Main St.CambridgeNYnowww.battenkillbooks.com518-677-2515
Book giveaways, IBD freebies, IBD merchandise, cupcakes, free tote bag giveaway, color your own Little-Golden-Book activity
The Dog Eared BookCarrie Deming208 E. Main StPalmyraNYnowww.thedogearedbook.com315-502-0181Free mini cupcakes; spin the prize wheel for free books and other great swag; exclusive merchandise, Literary Scavenger Hunt
Turn of the Corkscrew, Books & WineCarol Hoenig110 N. Park AveRockville CentreNYnowww.turnofthecorkscrew.com516-764-600011AM:: The Mysterious Abductions;2PM: In conversation with Run for Something author, Amanda Litman;4PM: Graphic Novelist Jenn Jordan; All Day: Blind Date with a Book: Specials from the cafe/wine bar
Wheatberry BooksChelsea Bruning41 S. Paint St. ChillicotheOHnowww.wheatberrybooks.com740-772-3369
Refreshments, story time, giveaways, new boosktore merch, draw for a discount.
Fundamentals Children's BooksTami Furlong25 West Winter StreetDelawareOHnowww.funbooksandmore.com740 363-0290
*Exclusive IBD items for sale.  *Meet and Draw with Author/Illustrator Jason Tharp @ 11:30 am- 1:00 pm.  *Celtic Mayhem performs @ 12:30 pm.  *Mix Your Own Thinking Putty - 1:30 -2:00 pm  *All Day:  Giveaways and Make Your Own Golden Books, Snacks!
Gathering VolumesDenise Phillips196 E. South BoundaryPerrysburgOHNowww.gatheringvolumes.com(567)336-6188Gathering Volumes will be hosting an author event as well as additional activities for Independent Bookstore Day on Saturday, April 28. The author event will host over 20 local authors both inside and outside of the store.

We will also be have children's activities all day long, including make your own Little Golden Book, Maisy story time, and a showing of Horton Hears a Who! We will be collecting non-perishable food for Mom's Mobile Mission, a nonprofit Organization helping those in need in the Perrysburg Heights and surrounding area.

The store will open an hour early, at 10 am, for a special Maisy story time, coffee, tea, and doughnuts. The store will also stay open late for a special Harry Potter trivia with an official Harry Potter 20th U.S. Anniversary giveaway and snacks from 7 to 9 pm.
blue manatee children's bookstoreKelli Gleiner3094 Madison RoadCincinnatiOhio nowww.bluemanateebooks.com513.731.2665all day- scavenger hunt with prizes, treats, IBD swag, Children's and Teen Choice award voting booth, instagram photobooth with the manatee! 10am- manaTots story time featuring authors and illustrators from blue manatee press, 2:00- story time with activity kit activities!
Lucy's BooksLisa Reid348 12th StreetAstoriaORNolucys-books.com503-325-4210North Coast Food Web bakesale fundraiser and shop for a cause for the Astor School SMART program and NCFW summer kids program.
Roundabout BooksCassie Clemans
900 NW Mt Washington Dr Suite #110
Bend, OR 97703
11am - Book Launch Story Time with Julie Zwillich, Not Til Tomorrow Phoebe
2pm - Event with Major Margie Witt for Tell: Love, Defiance, and the Military Trial at the Tipping Point of Gay Rights
4:14pm - Gues Bookseller, Frank Zafiro
20% OFF Carson Ellis books
Dr Seuss books B2G1
Giant Booklover Crossword
Central Oregon Book Quest, Prize is 30% OFF Purchase + Raffle Entry
Maggie Mae's Kids BookshopSho Roberts43 NW 3rd StreetGreshamORNowww.maggiemaesbooks.com503-512-7493
15% off first for first 5 purchases starting at 10a.m., storytime with local author at 10:30, nature journaling with local author at 12:30p.m., free coupons for bowling for first 10 purchases at 3p.m., all day coloring stations for kids and adults, literary scavenger hunt, exclusive items for sale, top 10 list of kids books from local and award winning author Caron Ellis, selfie wall, and giveaways to enter.
Annie Bloom's BooksMichael Keefe7834 SW Capitol HwyPortlandORnowww.annieblooms.com503-245-1831All day raffles and readings from a slew of local authors. Kid-lit and YA authors will be reading earlier in the day, with nonfiction and mystery writers peppering the afternoon and evening.
Another Read Throughelisa@anotherreadthrough.com3932 N Mississippi AvePortlandORnowww.anotherreadthrough.com503-208-2729living room to talk with authors, drink tea, read books, IBD swag, coupon discounts, publisher warehouse sale, raffle, coloring
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