Independent Bookstore Day 2021
Saturday, April 24th is Independent Bookstore Day.
Stores across the city, the state, and the entire country will be rolling out the red carpet for readers old and new.
Stay updated on what we're offering this year to our readers
Twin Cities Independent Bookstore Passport. This little beauty is your guide to the wealth of stores right here in our fair city and a bit beyond. Visit participating stores on Independent Bookstore Day and get your passport stamped. The more stores you visit, the bigger the prizes you might win.
Exclusive Indie Day books and products. Indie Bookstore day only. Including special edition copies ofAda Twist and the Perilous Pants with a free iron-on Ada patch, a signed copy of The Girl Who Drank the Moon with an exclusive sticker pack, and free Poems to Keep in Your Pocket.These will not be available before or after Indie Bookstore Day.
Libro.fm will offer FREE audiobooks for shopping at local bookstores on Independent Bookstore Day To celebrate Independent Bookstore Day, when customers spend $15 in-store or virtually at any independent bookstore between April 24th and April 26th, they will get a free audiobook from Libro.fm. Customers who submit their purchase details between 4/24 and 4/26 (a form will be added to libro.fm/ibd on 4/24) and will get to select from 10-12 new and bestselling audiobooks, which will be revealed early in April.
Midwest Indie Bookstore Roadmap. The Upper Midwest is blessed with an abundance of wonderful bookstores for you to discover. Featuring colorful original illustrations by Twin Cities artist Kevin Cannon (whose artwork is also featured in the Twin Cities Independent Bookstore Passport), this free map will lead you to 150 independent bookstores across North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Michigan's Upper Peninsula.