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The Booksellers at Laurelwood says
Independent Bookstore Day marks its second year of celebrating independent bookstores nationwide on April 30th, with literary parties around the country.

The Booksellers at Laurelwood and Burke's Book Store will be celebrating with special events and celebrations all day! The Booksellers at Laurelwood will also offer exclusive day-of merchandise created especially for Independent Bookstore Day by major publishers and authors. Since its inception in 2014, more than 120 authors have demonstrated their support for independent bookstores by donating work for Bookstore Day.

Also, if you visit BOTH The Booksellers at Laurelwood AND Burke's Book Store, you'll be entered to win one of 10 cool prizes, including local books, autographed books, and even the opportunity to be an "Honorary Bookseller" at The Booksellers at Laurelwood - the winner will get a spot on our Staff Picks and the use of our employee discount for three months!!!

**Schedule of Events**
Book Jar - Starts at 8:00am
The first 100 customers to come in to The Booksellers at Laurelwood on IBD will get to pull a book from our Book Jar for the chance to get a discount between 10% –30% off their entire purchase, or various awesome giveaways, including gift cards to the store!

Blind Date with a Book - All Day
Get a wrapped surprise book when you support our community outreach program that brings authors to schools! (Suggested donation: $3.00) 100% of proceeds go directly to purchasing books for students and schools!

Litographs Literary Tattoo Chain - All Day
Come be a part of the World’s Longest (Temporary) Tattoo Chain—sponsored by Litographs.

Duck & Goose Dance Party Story Time with Miss Marjorie - 11:00AM

Jeremy and Michelle Shrader perform live at The Booksellers Bistro - 7:00pm

**Exclusive Items**
Independent Bookstore Day is proud to announce a selection of exclusive books and art pieces for Bookstore Day 2016. These limited edition, unique items will be available only at participating IBD bookstores, on April 30.

Neil Gaiman Coloring Book - $14.99

Draw Me!: How to Draw... Your Favorite Book Characters — $16.99

Bourdain’s Perfect Burger Print (SIGNED by Anthony Bourdain) — $20.00

Literary Tea Towel Set with quotes from Anna Quindlen and Davis Mitchell — $20.00

The Care and Feeding of an Independent Bookstore by Ann Patchett (SIGNED) — $6.00

Read with Me Independent Bookstore Day Curious George Plush — $15.00

The Stormlight Archive Pocket Companion by Brandon Sanderson — FREE

X is For Limited Edition Vinyl Record featuring Carolyn Pennypacker-Riggs, Angela Davis, and others—a companion to Rad American Women A-Z — $10.99

Bookstore Cats Zippered Pouch — $14.00

Limited Edition Duck and Goose Print (SIGNED) — $12.99
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By: The Booksellers at Laurelwood

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