Independent Bookstore Day

Thanks for making Satuday, April 30th the best day of the year so far! We have our 2022 Reading Guide to Western Massachusetts Bookshops (now with 23 shops — visit them all!)  free with any purchase — and we have limited quantities of the goodies below as well as exciting freebies just waiting for you!

These item will go on sale at 10 a.m. ET on April 30, 2022.

$20.00
SKU: 724751887054

This exclusive tote bag by Out of Print celebrates Leigh Bardugo's beloved Six of Crows duology.


Blackwing & Independent Bookstore Day have teamed up to create this limited edition set to celebrate independent bookstores and the printed word. Each pencil features a design inspired by the spine of a book and includes a book-loving message and Black- wing’s firm graphite. Each box is beautifully designed to match the pencils and includes a pro-indie message.


$28.99
SKU: 9780063252080

This Independent Bookstore Day indie exclusive of CITY ON FIRE will include designed, tipped-in letter from the author about the inspiration behind his new trilogy.


If Aiyana hears one more traditional Lakota story, she'll scream! More interested in her social media presence than her Native American heritage, Aiyana is shocked when she suddenly finds herself in the magical Spirit World-with no cell coverage! Pursued by the evil trickster Raven, Aiyana struggles to get back home, but is helped by friends and allies she meets along the way. Her dangerous journey through the Spirit World tests her fortitude and challenges her to embrace her Lakota roots. But will it be enough to defeat the cruel and powerful Raven? This Independent Bookstore Day Exclusive will include an exclusive poster with a poem by M. L. Smoker.


This special Independent Bookstore Day exclusive edition of Pretty Perfect Kitty-Corn includes a custom designed bookplate signed by bestselling superstar duo Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham and a deluxe limited edition art print signed and numbered by Caldecott Honoree LeUyen Pham, created especially for IBD 2022 featuring characters from the Indie and New York Times bestselling picture book Itty-Bitty Kity-Corn. This meow-gical package celebrates the beauty of being purr-fectly imperfect and makes a wonderful gift for kitty and unicorn lovers everywhere!


A multi-purpose reading journal to document indie bookstores visited, track books read, and stay organized with your reading life.


$16.95
SKU: 2300803987422

Kenya ceramic with an anti-slip, natural cork base, and spill-proof sliding closure lid keeps your drink safe and helps maintain your drink temperature for longer. FDA compliant and BPA Free.


$10.00
SKU: 2300803987439

The 2022 Independent Bookstore Day tote bag was designed by the American Booksellers Association’s very own Senior Graphic Designer, Melissa Napolitano.


$8.49
SKU: 2300803986098

Size doesn't matter for the easiest kite in the world to fly. The original paper tissue KITE that fits in the palm of your hand is ready to fly right out of the package.


$9.49
SKU: 2300803987446

Size doesn't matter for the easiest kite in the world to fly. The original paper tissue KITE that fits in the palm of your hand is ready to fly right out of the package.