Independent Bookstore Day

12 hours of events at both our Salem and our Corvallis locations! A complete schedule of events can be seen here!

Raffles for free books!

Special releases available for purchase, including a coloring book of Neil Gaiman stories and a signed short book by Ann Patchett!! First come first serve.

Salem events include:

Meet and talk to authors Carola Dunn, Bill Cameron, David Barker, Jordan Hofer, Adam Gallardo and Gina Ochsner!

Wear a costume to be in our parade!

Submit a zombie survival plan any time until Bookstore Day to our zombie expert!

Come down the night before at 7 p.m. for the Last Friday Poetry Group and open mic!

The drawing for our Reading Challenge winner!

Scavenger hunts!

Play board games!

Meet our book clubs!

Coloring contests for kids and adults!

Tour our Rare Book Room!

Write a thank you card to your favorite author!

Book trivia!

Kids recommends – fill out a label for your favorite book to tell people why they should read it!

Stay tuned for Corvallis events!