News - Regional

07 Aug

BTW News Briefs

Print book production numbers slowed in ’13; NEIBA, NAIBA announce rep award winners; Study shows trends in use of educational content among students, faculty; News Corp finalizes Harlequin acquisition; Simon & Schuster introduces video series; Straus, Nurnberg acquire Wallace Literary Agency

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31 Jul

BTW News Briefs

West Virginia collects $19 million in sales tax from online retailers; NAIBA seeks Independent Bookstore Day logo; Cape Henlopen school board does away with reading list; Macmillan expands public library e-lending pilot program

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17 Jul

Windy City Celebrates Chicago Independent Bookstore Day

Nine stores across the city offered book giveaways, raffles, tasty treats, and discounts to excited customers during Chicago Independent Bookstore Day on July 12.

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10 Jul

BTW News Briefs

Amazon makes play to win over Hachette authors; HarperCollins launches new website; SIBA 2014 Book Award winners selected; Midwest Booksellers Choice Awards announced; Macmillan donates to Kids’ Right to Read Project in memory of Nancy Garden; Gallery Books, Simon & Schuster partner with Omnific Publishing; Zest Books launches “Pulp” imprint for new adults

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10 Jul

California Bookstore Day Garners Sponsorship From Penguin Random House

NCIBA has announced that Penguin Random House will be supporting next spring’s celebration of California Bookstore Day with a $15,000 sponsorship.

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01 Jul

BTW News Briefs

California Bookstore Day set to return; Barbara Kline Pope becomes AAUP president; BALLE conference highlights featured

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15 May

BTW News Briefs

Prospective booksellers learn the ropes; U.K. official demands Amazon pay fair share of tax; NAIBA accepting nominations for Drabyak, Helmuth awards; SIBA, MIBA announce book award finalists

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08 May

California Bookstore Day Generates Much Enthusiasm

Bookstores participating in California Bookstore Day on May 3 reported widespread enthusiasm as they welcomed customers in for special events and literary-themed merchandise throughout the day. 

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01 May

California Bookstore Day Celebrations Set to Kick Off

On Saturday, May 3, more than 90 bookstores across the Golden State will be celebrating California Bookstore Day by hosting parties and events throughout the day and offering limited-edition literary merchandise to shoppers.

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24 Apr

BTW News Briefs

HealthCare.gov urges users to reset passwords due to Heartbleed; Lambda Literary Foundation announces 2014 honorees; SIBA announces trade show locations through 2017; John Green added to BookCon lineup

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23 Apr

NAIBA Booksellers Invited to BEA/BookCon Preshow Meeting

The organizers of BookExpo America and BookCon are inviting booksellers from the NAIBA region to a preshow meeting with Steve Rosato and Brien McDonald, to be held in conjunction with the Booksellers Forum on Tuesday, April 29, at ABA’s office.

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23 Apr

Forums Next Week in White Plains and Boston

The Spring Forum schedule wraps up with programs at ABA’s office in White Plains, New York, on Tuesday, April 29, and at the New England Independent Booksellers Association’s All About the Books! in Boston, Massachusetts, on Wednesday, April 30.

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04 Apr

Season’s Last Forums to Be in White Plains and Boston

The Spring Forum schedule wraps up with programs at ABA’s office in White Plains, New York, on April 29 and at NEIBA’s All About the Books! in Boston, Massachusetts, on April 30. The forums are free and open to ABA members and non-members alike.

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03 Apr

BTW News Briefs

Booksellers named National Book Awards judges; Michael Tamblyn appointed Kobo president; BEA Global Market Forum speakers announced; NCIBA Book of the Year winners, Christopher Award winners, NYPL Young Lions Awards finalists unveiled; Ingram adds two clients

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26 Mar

Forum in San Francisco Sunday: Final Events in April in White Plains and Boston

ABA’s Spring Forum schedule continues this Sunday with a program in San Francisco in conjunction with NCIBA’s Spring Gathering and concludes at the end of April with events in White Plains, New York, and Boston, Massachusetts.

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