Three indie booksellers give a behind-the-scenes look at how they learn about independently published books and literary magazines, how they decide which titles to carry, and their special promotional efforts—from handselling to author events. Learn how to connect with bookstores as an author or publisher to create lasting relationships and get books in readers’ hands.
Moderator: Chelsea Kern, Director of Programs, CLMP
Jenny Gropp, Co-Executive Director, Woodland Pattern Book Center
Riley Rennhack, Bookstore Manager & Buyer, Deep Vellum
Cori Smith, Founder, BLK+BRWN