Independent Bookstore Day 2015

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 9:00am to 8:00pm

Join Book Passage as we celebrate the 2015 edition of Independent Bookstore Day. We'll have limited edition items from contributors like Stephen King, Chris Ware, Anne Lamott, Daniel Handler, and many more! We'll also be having celebrations and special events throughout the day. Keep checking this page for more details as the big day gets closer.

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Promotions

- Take a Lyft ride to either of our stores and show your receipt at the counter to receive a free goodie bag from HarperCollins!
-Get your Bay Area Bookstore Passport stamped at three different participating bookstores to receive a special prize. Prizes vary by location and only while supplies last. Click here for a list of participating bookstores.

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Corte Madera Store

9:00 - 9:30am
Complimentary coffee and pastries for customers purchasing IBD items

10:00 - 11:00am
- Acclaimed illustrator LeUyen Pham offers custom illustrations
- Blue Orange games demo in the Book Passage courtyard
-Raffle for an autographed set of Divergent, Insurgent, Allegiant, and Four by Veronica Roth

11:30am
Andrew DeGraff, author of Plotted: A Literary Atlas and designer of the Huck Finn Literary Map item (made exclusively for Independent Bookstore Day) will give a presentation and sign copies of his map

1:00 - 4:00pm
Anne Lamott workshop "On Writing". Details.

4:00 - 6:00pm
Wine tasting with Benzinger Winery

4:30pm - 6:00pm
Relationship advice booth with Eve Pell, author of Love Again: The Wisdom of Unexpected Romance
To register for a ten-minute consult with Eve, sign up on the clipboard at Book Passage starting on May 2 at 9:00am. Limited space available!

7:00 - 8:00pm
Stand up comedy in the Event Room, featuring Kelly Anneken, Irene Tu, Torio Van Grol, Allison Mick, and Richard Toomer!

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Ferry Building Store

9:00am
Lee Bruno, author of Panorama: Tales from San Francisco's 1915 Pan-Pacific International Exposition

10:00 - 11:00am
"Ferry" Tales with Caitlin and Maddie

11:00am
Jory John, author of Goodnight, Already

12:30pm
Brigit Binns (and her dog Stella), author of Sunset Eating Up the West Coast: The Best Road Trips, Restaurants, & Recipes from California to Washington

2:00pm
Nora Pouillon, author of My Organic Life: How a Pioneering Chef Helped Shape the Way We Eat Today

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Location: 
51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925