ABA's Indies First Program to Give Away 20,000 Books

November 24 marks the sixth Indies First program on Small Business Saturday, held by the American Booksellers Association yearly since 2013. This year, the nearly 500 participating independent bookstores will collectively give away 20,000 special-edition copies of the novel Ghost by this year's spokesperson, Jason Reynolds, with the help of Reynolds's publisher, Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing.

Through the “Indie Bookstores Give Back on Small Business Saturday” campaign (#IndiesGiveBack), which Reynolds launched on November 15 at the Miami Book Fair, participating bookstores will receive a free box of special “Indies First/Small Business Saturday” paperback editions of Ghost to distribute to children in an underserved community on or around Small Business Saturday.

X
Stay ahead with
Tip Sheet!
Free newsletter: the hottest new books, features and more
X
X
Email Address

Password

Log In Lost Password

Parts of this site are only available to paying PW subscribers. Subscribers: to set up your digital access click here.

To subscribe, click here.

PW “All Access” site license members have access to PW’s subscriber-only website content. Simply close and relaunch your preferred browser to log-in. To find out more about PW’s site license subscription options please email: pw@pubservice.com.

If you have questions or need assistance setting up your account please email pw@pubservice.com or call 1-800-278-2991 (U.S.) or 1-818-487-2069 (all other countries), Monday-Friday between 5am and 5pm Pacific time for assistance.

Not Registered? Click here.