Independent Bookstore Day 2020 Exclusive Content

Order Bookstore Day exclusives here starting August 29!

Join Green Apple virtually or in-store for exclusive books and art pieces for Independent Bookstore Day 2020. These limited edition, unique items will be available here on our website and in our stores only on August 29th.
When they’re gone, they’re gone!

The 2020 Bookstore Day Exclusives:

 

$11.95
SKU: IBDTOTE2020

Not Now. I'm Reading. Independent Bookstore Day 2020 Tote. $11.95

Not available to ship by media mail.


Poems of Resistance, Poems of Hope Cover Image
$6.00
ISBN: 9781732970427
Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships from warehouse in several days.
Published: IBD Publishing - April 1st, 2020

Without hope, resistance has no objective. The media is saturated with uncareful language. In poetry, we find precision, peculiarity, and potential. Poems strive less for answers than enliven our questions. The poets in Poems of Resistance, Poems of Hope, take up these questions with with an eye for what's possible.


The Art of Protest Postcards (Set of 4) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781632890597
Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Independent Bookstore Day - April 25th, 2020

In collaboration with Amnesty International, Jo Rippon presents a stunning range of more than a hundred protest posters, from the iconic to the obscure.


 Bad Citizen Graffiti Stencil: Toni Morrison Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781732970434
Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: IBD Publishing - April 1st, 2020

Every year we create our signature "Bad Citizen" Graffiti Stencil to highlight the authors and the words that push us to think, read, and be disruptive when necessary. This year's stencil features a timely quote from Toni Morrison: THE FUNCTION OF FREEDOM IS TO FREE SOMEONE ELSE


 You Have Arrived at Your Destination : An exclusive SIGNED short story by Amor Towles Cover Image
$11.00
ISBN: 9781732970403
Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: IBD Publishing - April 1st, 2020

A near-future science fiction story from AMOR TOWLES! When Sam's wife first tells him about Vitek, a twenty-first-century fertility lab, he sees it as the natural next step in trying to help their future child get a "leg up" in a competitive world.


 Exclusive DOUBLE vinyl album of FACE IT: A MEMOIR Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780063025349
Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Harper Collins - April 1st, 2020

A vinyl edition of Face It, the much-anticipated autobiography from rock icon and lead singer of Blondie, Debbie Harry. Face It Vinyl is performed by Debbie Harry with vocal guest appearances from Chris Stein, Clem Burke, Alannah Currie, and Gary Valentine with original music by Chris Stein.


 Space Bandits (issues 1-5) : Special edition with exclusive cover and vinyl sticker Cover Image
By Mark Millar, Matteo Scalera (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781534316249
Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Image Comics - February 18th, 2020

Thena Khole and Cody Blue are among the universe's most-wanted felons. Each the leader of their own criminal ops, they run heists across the galaxies-hopping from ship to ship to fleece everyone inside. But when both women are betrayed by their crews, the bandits only have one thing on their minds: REVENGE. Collects SPACE BANDITS #1-5


 The exclusive BOOKSTORE DAY CANDLE : Oak, dry leaves, and sandalwood Cover Image
By Non Non
$11.00
ISBN: 9781732970410
Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Frostbeard Studios - April 1st, 2020

Celebrate your indie pride and make the world smell a little better with the exclusive Bookstore Day candle. Earthy, relaxing and subtle. Each candle is poured by hand at Frostbeard's Minneapolis shop. Soy wax is renewable, biodegradable, and vegan! Containers are recyclable and reusable.


A signed print from the May 2020 original, upper-middle-grade novel starring the break-out character from the
Black Panther comics and films: T'Challa's younger sister, Shuri.

Crafted by New York Times bestselling author, Nic Stone. Artwork by Eric Wilkerson.


$16.99
SKU: ibdwaystomakesunshine

Newbery Honor and Coretta Scott King Author Award winner Renée Watson writes her own version of Ramona Quimby, one starring a Black girl and her family, in this start to a charming new middle grade series about spirit, kindness, and sunshine.

Ryan Hart is all about trying to see the best in people, to be a good daughter, a good sister, a good friend. But even if her life isn't everything she would wish for, when her big brother is infuriating, her parents don't quite understand, and the unexpected happens, she always finds a way forward, with grace and wit. And plenty of sunshine.


 Not Quite Narwhal (kids tote bag) Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9781534472174
Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Simon & Schuster - April 25th, 2020

Just for Independent Bookstore Day, a special kid-sized NOT QUITE NARWHAL tote bag featuring Kelp, everyone's favorite "land narwhal" from the National Indie Bestseller and Indie Next Top Ten picture book! Features exclusive original artwork from author/illustrator, Jessie Sima!


Open a Book, Open Your Mind Socks Cover Image
By N/A N/A
Not available to order
ISBN: 0752489570733
Availability: Hard to Find. Not available to order.
Published: Out of Print Clothing - April 25th, 2020

Trying times call for meaningful socks. Show off your bookish values with these stylish, comfy sock. Only for Bookstore Day!


Give Me Back My Book Baby Bodysuit Cover Image
Not available to order
ISBN: 0752489570719
Availability: Hard to Find. Not available to order.
Published: Candlewick & Out of Print Clothing - April 25th, 2020

This adaptation of the art from the runaway bestseller I WANT MY HAT BACK was created by Jon Klassen, especially for this project.


 Dav Pilkey’s Reversible SUPA CAPE Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338677744
Availability: ON HAND in at least ONE of our stores. Click through or call for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Scholastic - April 1st, 2020

Pilkey fans will flip (get it?) for this 2-sided cape featuring Dog Man's #DoGood art on a blue background and Captain Underpants' Reading Gives You Superpowers catchphrase on a red background. Perfectly sized for Supa-Readers.