IndieBound

    An Indies Introduce Q&A With Rashod Ollison

    Rashod Ollison is the author of Soul Serenade: Rhythm, Blues & Coming of Age Through Vinyl, a Winter/Spring 2016 Indies Introduce debut title. Jamie Fiocco of Flyleaf Books called Soul Serenade “a heartbreaking, gratifying memoir.”

    An Indies Introduce Q&A With Marisa Reichardt

    Underwater by Marisa Reichardt, a Winter/Spring Indies Introduce debut title for young adults and a Winter Kids’ Indie Next List pick, “is a true beauty on all counts,” said Will Walton of Avid Bookshop. 

    New Handout Promotes Linking to Indie Bookstores for Book Sales

    To address an ongoing challenge facing indie booksellers, ABA has created a customizable handout that encourages authors and other hosts of consumer websites to link to independent bookstores for book sales.

    An Indies Introduce Q&A With Gavriel Savit

    Gavriel Savit is the author of Anna and the Swallow Man, a Winter/Spring 2016 Indies Introduce debut title for young adults. Sara Grochowski of Brilliant Books called the novel “an affecting story that readers won’t soon forget.”

    Correction

    The ISBN for Fellside, by M.R. Carey (Orbit), on the April Indie Next List published in the March 2 edition of Bookselling This Week was incorrect.

    Joshilyn Jackson on March’s #1 Indie Next List Pick, The Opposite of Everyone

    Author Joshilyn Jackson talks about the integral role indie booksellers have played in her career, the process of creating the tough and impassioned character Paula Vauss, and what she’s got coming up next. 

    The Indie Mystery & Thriller Bestseller List

    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending February 21, 2016.

    The April 2016 Indie Next List Preview

    The April Indie Next List flier, now on its way to stores in the IndieBound movement, features the month’s Indie Next Great Reads, Now in Paperback titles, and Revisit & Rediscover backlist favorites.

    An Indies Introduce Q&A With Sunil Yapa

    Sunil Yapa is the author of Your Heart Is a Muscle the Size of a Fist, a Winter/Spring 2016 Indies Introduce debut novel. “I closed the book with the feeling that if we can truly open our hearts to understanding and forgiveness, there is hope for all of us,” said Anmiryam Budner of Main Point Books.

    The March ’16 Now in Paperback/Revisit & Rediscover Flier, Shelf-Talkers

    Downloadable fliers and shelf-talkers are now available to promote the March Indie Next List’s Next Great Reads, Now in Paperback titles, and Revisit & Rediscover backlist favorites.

    The Indie SciFi & Fantasy Bestseller List

    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending February 7, 2016.

    The Spring 2016 Kids’ Indie Next List Preview

    The Kids’ Indie Next List flier arriving at stores in the upcoming Children’s White Box features the top 10 children’s titles for the spring publishing season and an additional 30 titles organized by age group, plus nine Revisit & Rediscover titles.

    Melanie Benjamin on “The Swans of Fifth Avenue,” February’s #1 Indie Next List Pick

    The Swans of Fifth Avenue, which evokes Truman Capote’s entrée into socialite Babe Paley’s rarified life and his ultimate betrayal of her, is a “fun, kind of gossipy read” that author Melanie Benjamin hopes readers will enjoy.

    IndieBound Refresher Pack to Arrive In Stores This Month

    The IndieBound Refresher pack, which was created at the request of booksellers looking to re-familiarize themselves with the IndieBound program, contains bookmarks, decals, rally cards, and pins that promote the power of shopping local.

    The March 2016 Indie Next List Preview

    The March Indie Next List flier, now on its way to stores in the IndieBound movement, features the month’s Indie Next Great Reads, Now in Paperback titles, and Revisit & Rediscover backlist favorites.

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