Indies First, A Celebration of Independent Bookstores

 

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In this season of giving thanks, I am truly grateful for my neighborhood children’s bookstore, Bank Street.

On Saturday, November 28, Indies First celebrates a special day of reading and literacy activities in recognition of independent bookstores. The date coordinates with Small Business Saturday and is meant to encourage holiday shoppers to support independent booksellers across the country.

Bank Street Book Store has invited authors and illustrators to help celebrate this very special day. And check out this amazing schedule!

11:00 a.m.

Mike Curato

Chris Grabenstein

Robie Harris

Amy Hest

 

12:00 p.m.

Gail Karp

Patty Lakin

Steve Light

Vin Vogel

 

1:00 p.m.

Daphne Benedis-Grab

Todd Tarpley

Cindy Weill

Monica Wellington

 

2:00 p.m.

Yvonne Wakim Dennis

Robin Newman 

Jill Santopolo

 

3:00 p.m.

Meg Akabas

Dan Gutman

Peter Lerangis

There will also be a 10:30 a.m. story hour and 1:00 p.m. puppet show.

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If you’re looking for something fun to do this weekend, be sure to stop by (and support!!!) your neighborhood independent bookstores. They deserve a very big thank you.

 

 

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