“30 Indie Press Books You Might Have Missed from the Start of the Pandemic” by Mara Franzen is a book listicle of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry books published in Spring 2020. Presses include Milkweed, Split/Lip Press, Bull City Press, and more.
“IBR Recommends: Our Favorite Indie Bookstores in the World” is a celebration of indie bookshops for indie bookstore day on April 24th! Check out these shops around the world that we love including Boston, Colombia, London, Ireland, California, Missouri, and more.
“Top 5 Indie Bookshops in Dublin, Ireland” by Sinead Carey is a literary listicle for readers and book lovers who want to visit great bookstores while in Ireland’s capital city. The list includes Chapters, Books Upstairs, and three more.
“How to Celebrate World Book Night” by Katie Marrin is a blog post that walks you through the history of this book holiday as well as tips for how to celebrate. World Book Night is celebrated on the same day as World Book Day (April 23).
“10 Indie Pakistani Writers You Should Read in 2021” is a literary listicle of Sonia Ahmed’s favorite self-published and small press authors from Pakistan. Check out this list of fiction and nonfiction writers as well as poets.
“Discover Your Unique Writing Voice” by Desiree Villena is a resource for writers and authors looking to fine-tune their writer’s voice. This is an informative post for poets and prose stylists across a variety of genres.
“32 Impressive Indie Press Books from 2020” by Joe Walters is a book list of some of the most impressive independent press books from the year. It includes fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and books for younger readers.
“20 Creative Gifts for Book Lovers” by Jaylynn Korrell is a resource for the literary-minded who want to send the best gifts for readers that they can find. Bookmarks, floating bookshelves, you name it–this list has got it.
“10 of the Oldest Bookstores in the United States” by K.T. Mehra is a literary listicle telling the histories and locations of some of the oldest bookshops in America. Locations include Boston, California, Pennsylvania, and more.