Independent Book Store Day!!!
Celebrate Independent Book Store Day with us at Eagle Harbor Books, and then keep going! Bookstores around the Bainbridge/Poulsbo/Seattle region will be hosting parties, author readings, and instore event -- along with exclusive day-of merchandise all day Saturday, May 30!
At Eagle Harbor Books, we will be doing hourly Literary Cup Cake Walks (instead of numbers to stand on, we will have the covers of some of our fabulous Bainbridge Island authors in strategic places throughout the store). Yum! Get here early and we'll give you a literary tattoo from Alice in Wonderland -- stores nation wide are joining to create the world biggest literary tattoo chain! There will be special Independent Book Store merchandise available only at participating stores, including a Neil Gaiman Coloring Book. We will be giving out a Hatter Madigan adventure cartoon from author Frank Beddor.
Independent Bookstore Day is a national event celebrating books, bookstores, reading, and connection. There are 17 bookstores in the greater Seattle region joining together for a ultra-fun Indie Bookstore Challenge! Get a passport at any of the participating bookstores, and create your own bookstore day trip. Indie Bookstore Champs who visit all 17 stores will get a 25% discount at all 17 bookstores all year!
What if you can't visit all the stores? Visit three or more, and be entered to win gift cards, first edition books, and more! The grand prize is $425 in gift certificates ($25 gift cards to each of the 17 participant bookstores).
What do you need to do? Pick up your passport at your first bookstore stop, and drop it off at your final visit. We promise you'll have a fabulous, fun day!