Independent Bookstore Day 2016

"Read with Me" Curious George® Plush Toy [$15.00]

This is only the second time in George’s 75 years that he has worn a branded t-shirt (the other one was for Harvard, his hometown school). And what better message could there be? The front reads: READ WITH ME. The back features the IBD logo.






Bookstore Cats Zippered Canvas Pouch [$14.00]

This handy 100% cotton canvas zippered pouch (perfect for pencils, make up, cash, and other sundries) features portraits of real bookstore cats hand drawn especially for IBD.





Bad Citizen Stencil [$35.00]

The third edition of our collectable Bad Citizen stencil series reads: "Think Before You Speak. Read Before You Think. - Fran Lebowitz." Laser cut on 1/8”-thick red oak board.







Draw Me! [$16.99]

Aimed at kids ages 6-12, it includes step-by-step instructions on how to draw characters like Mo Willem’s Pigeon, Raina from Smile and Sisters, Curious George, Fly Guy, and many more. Also includes instructions for creating a flipbook and a multi-panel comic book.






Duck & Goose 
Limited edition print [$12.99]

This wonderful pro-reading, pro-friendship print was drawn especially for IBD by Tad Hills, the bestselling creator of the Duck & Goose books. All 400 giclée prints are signed and numbered.






Literary Tea Towels [$20.00]

This set of 100% cotton flour sack tea towels read, “I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves. — Anna Quindlen” and “A half-read book is a half-finished love affair. —David Mitchell.”






Neil Gaiman Coloring Book [$14.99]

The Neil Gaiman Coloring Book includes 20 pieces of black-and-white art by Chris Riddell and quotes from Neil Gaiman—taken from the pages of Coraline, The Graveyard Book, and Fortunately, the Milk—all ready to be colored in by YOU!





Raymie Nightingale
Exclusive numbered signed IBD Edition [$16.99]

A special edition of the new novel by two-time Newbery Award winner Kate DiCamillo. In addition to being SIGNED and numbered, each special edition includes a bound-in personal letter from Kate about the joys of books and bookstores. 






Event date: 

Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 10:00am to 6:00pm

Event address: 

189 Main Street
Falmouth, MA 02540