It's the most wonderful day of the year: Independent Bookstore Day! This year, Indie Bookstore Day will take place on Saturday, April 30, 2022. We'll be celebrating all day long in both our Silver Spring and Petworth locations!

The festivities will include:

  • 10% off sale all weekend (Sat 4/30–Sun 5/1), both in-store and online! Shopping online? Use coupon code IBDPWSSPlus, members can stack their discount!
  • Exclusive IBD goodies—only available at indie bookstores!
  • Swag bags with purchases over $50 (in-store only)! 
  • Guest bookselling stints from local authors in both stores on Sat. 4/30 from 12-2 PM: Thien-Kim Lam in Silver Spring and Susie Dumond in Petworth!
  • Social media raffles!
  • 20% off select signed books!
  • Our Petworth location is part of a mini bookstore crawl to four fantastic DC indies: Bold Fork Books, The Potter's House, Lost City Books, and Loyalty! Pick up a map at any participating store to get a 10% discount on bookstore purchases at all four stores. Get it initialed at each of them for victory, eternal glory, and serious bibliophile cred!

Join us in celebrating the glory of independent bookstores!

Event date: 
Saturday, April 30, 2022 - 10:00am to 7:00pm
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