Category Archives: #IndieThursday

Small Business Saturday: November 24, 2012

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know already how much supporting local businesses, specifically local independent bookstores, is to me.  I don’t ask you for much, right? Well, today I am. Small Business Saturday® (November 24th) is a day dedicated to supporting businesses that support the local economy. Although I will be hosting […]

#IndieThursday Guest Post: Author Ryan Jacobson

To celebrate #IndieThursday, I’ve asked authors, bloggers, readers & other lovers of books to write about how independent bookstores have influenced their lives, or the lives of those around them. Today I’m pleased to welcome author Ryan Jacobson! Ryan was very integral in the creation of Indie Thursday! Today Ryan talks about one kind of independent […]

#IndieThursday Guest Post: Why I Love Indie Book Stores by Lee Woodruff

Each Thursday, to celebrate #IndieThursday, I’ve asked authors, bloggers, readers & other lovers of books to write about how independent bookstores have influenced their lives, or the lives of those around them. Today I’m pleased to welcome author Lee Woodruff! Why I Love Indie Book Stores Ever since I was little, I’ve been an avid reader.  I […]

#IndieThursday Guest Post: Kelly Simmons, Author of The Bird House

Each Thursday, to celebrate #IndieThursday, I’ve asked authors, bloggers, readers & other lovers of books to write about how independent bookstores have influenced their lives, or the lives of those around them. Today I’m pleased to welcome Kelly Simmons, author of The Bird House: When my first book was about to come out, all my writer […]

#IndieThursday Guest Post: Manda Collis from Mandarific!

Each Thursday, to celebrate #IndieThursday, I’ve asked authors, bloggers, readers & other lovers of books to write about how independent bookstores have influenced their lives, or the lives of those around them. Today I’m pleased to welcome Manda Collis from mandarific. The Magic of Independent Bookstores I was one of those kids that preferred books to […]

#IndieThursday Guest Post: The Vicarious Dream by Alma Katsu, Author of THE TAKER

Each Thursday, to celebrate #IndieThursday, I’ve asked authors, bloggers, readers & other lovers of books to write about how independent bookstores have influenced their lives, or the lives of those around them. Today I’m pleased to welcome  Alma Katsu, author of The Taker. THE VICARIOUS DREAM                                                                  Book people are pretty much the same. Like me, […]

#IndieThursday Guest Post: Not Fooling Anyone by Jennifer Tepavcevich

Each Thursday, to celebrate #IndieThursday, I’ve asked authors, bloggers, readers & other lovers of books to write about how independent bookstores have influenced their lives, or the lives of those around them. Today I’m pleased to welcome Jen from Running in the Rain and The Brevity Experiment. Not Fooling Anyone    I am a certifiable bookstore […]

#IndieThursday Guest Post: Three Lives, Many Memories

Each Thursday, to celebrate #IndieThursday, I’ve asked authors, bloggers, readers & other lovers of books to write about how independent bookstores have influenced their lives, or the lives of those around them. Today I’m pleased to welcome Rosa Jurjevics, her blog is Type Faster.  I was thirteen years old when I landed my first job […]

#IndieThursday Guest Post: An Invitation To Lose Yourself by Brooke (Books Distilled)

Each Thursday, to celebrate #IndieThursday, I’ve asked authors, bloggers, readers & other lovers of books to write about how independent bookstores have influenced their lives, or the lives of those around them. Today I’m pleased to welcome Brooke from Books Distilled, who takes a walk down memory lane as she reminisces about some of her favorite […]

#IndieThursday Guest Post: Independent Booksellers Can Save Your Life By Lauren Baratz-Logsted

Each Thursday, to celebrate #IndieThursday, I’ve asked authors, bloggers, readers & other lovers of books to write about how independent bookstores have influenced their lives, or the lives of those around them. Today I’m pleased to welcome Lauren Baratz-Logstead to kick off this new series.   INDEPENDENT BOOKSELLERS CAN SAVE YOUR LIFE   By Lauren […]