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9 Areas of Strength That Will Help You Drive Discovery and Sales Online


May Buzz Pick: Empire of Pain by Patrick Radden Keefe

We’re all abuzz for our May Buzz Pick of the Month: Empire of Pain by Patrick Radden Keefe! Stay with @IndieBookBuzz and Bookfinity all month long as we highlight this ferociously compelling portrait of one of the richest families in the world, told by the award-winning, bestselling author of Say Nothing

Staff Spotlight: Mia Poole

Mia has always had a wide range of interests, and it was a winding road that brought her to Collection Development at Ingram. She studied dance from elementary school through her early twenties and participated one summer in an engineering technology program. She also had a civics teacher in high school whose lessons taught Mia the need for diversity of thought – and for an active commitment to that diversity -- in an examination of any subject. “What I learned then has stuck with me all these years, and I apply it to many scenarios,” she says. “Actions often say more than words.” 

Merfolk Musings

Debbie Davenport, MLS, Collection Development Librarian  

End-of-Year Spending Toward the End of the Tunnel

By Ann Lehue, MSIS, Senior Manager, Collection Development 

How Book Publishers Can Balance Paid and Organic Efforts on Amazon


Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day 2021!

Join the party on April 24th and celebrate Independent Bookstore Day! This nationwide, one-day-only celebration takes place at bookstores across the county. Each participating bookstore makes the day their own with unique offerings, PLUS exclusive books and items you can only get on Indie Bookstore Day. Check out the video below to see why Indie Bookstore Day is a celebration you won’t want to miss! 

April Buzz Pick: Eternal by Lisa Scottoline

We’re thrilled to announce our April Buzz Pick of the Month: Eternal by Lisa Scottoline! Stay with @IndieBookBuzz and Bookfinity all month long as we highlight this sweeping epic of historical fiction by the award-winning, #1 New York Times-bestselling author. 

How to Combat Book Piracy in the Publishing Landscape


COVID-19 and The Publishing Industry, Part 2: Tips to Optimize Books for Online Sales Success

Strategies and tactics to increase book sales now.