Independent Bookstore Day 2017

It's our third annual Independent Bookstore Day and we have a great day planned! Unique merchandise, fun events, and LOADS of local authors will make this a day to remember.

Independent Bookstore Day is a one-day national party that takes place at indie bookstores across the country on the last Saturday in April! We'll be selling exclusive Independent Bookstore Day merchandise.

OUR AMAZING LOCAL AUTHOR LINEUP (Please note time change for Julia Alvarez)
9 a.m. Jack Mayer & Nancy Means Wright

Acclaimed local authors will sign books!
11 a.m. Ashley Wolff 
Celebrated author & illustrator will read, sign books, and draw!  
12 p.m. Chris Bohjalian
NYT bestselling author will sign books!  
2 p.m. Phoebe Stone & Richard Hawley
Acclaimed local authors will sign books!
3 p.m. Julia Alvarez UPDATED TIME
Award-winning author will sign books!

4 p.m. Poetry Reading 
with Gary Margolis, Charles Sabukewicz 
and Jamie Gage 

PLUS John Vincent of A Revolutionary Press will be here with his press printing an exclusive Vermont Book Shop piece. See how the press operates and perhaps take a turn.

And, like last year, we will be handing out the Vermont Bookstores Passport plus there will be other goodies and surprises to de announced as we get closer to the date.


Event date: 
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 9:30am to 5:30pm
Event address: 
Vermont Book Shop
38 Main St
Middlebury, VT 05753
38 Main Street, Middlebury, VT (802) 388-2061 | Email | Map Mon-Sat 9:30 - 5:30 | Sunday 11 - 4