Independent Bookstore Day!

500 bookstores. 17 exclusive books and art pieces. One day only. Join the party!

Independent Bookstore Day is a one-day national party that takes place at indie bookstores across the country on the last Saturday in April.  Every store is unique and independent, and every party is different. But in addition to all manner of creative fun stuff, there are exclusive books and literary items that you can only get on that day.


11:00 to 1:00 Printing Press Demo with Noyo Printworks

1:00 to 3:00 p.m.  Magic Boxes demo with Flockworks

1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Jacquelyn Cisper Hand Painting Cards

3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Book Binding with Mary-Ellen Campbell

3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Jennifer Clark's Poetry on Demand

ALL DAY LONG (or while supplies last)

"Save the World. Buy a Book" Swag with Purchase

Bookstore Scavenger Hunt

Blind Date with a Book

“Bad Citizen” DIY Poster Stenciling

Free digital audiobooks from

Free Hot Dogs

Free Hugs from Real Live Booksellers

... and more! Seriously, there's more!



No holds, no preorders, no web orders, limit 2 each per person


"We Should All Be Feminists" Pouch

Bukowski “Uncensored” Vinyl Record

Women, Talking SIGNED

Adjustment Day SIGNED

"Bad Citizen" Graffiti Stencil

Fight Evil, Read Books” Enamel Pin

Literary Tea Towels

Write My Eulogy SIGNED

What To Eat when You Read

Literary Luminary Pins

Man-Eaters 01 SIGNED

Ada Twist & the Perilous Pants SIGNED

Angie Thomas Journal

Maggie Stiefvater Print SIGNED

Girl Who Drank the Moon SIGNED

Wings of Fire mini-book

Elmo’s New Puppy



Not before. Not after. Not online.

Event date: 

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 9:30am to 9:00pm

Event address: