The trunk of the car is full with three boxes of books from Northwest authors, publishers, and members of the Independent Book Publishers Association. We’re looking forward to showing our regional libraries and booksellers these titles and discussing how they can support independent publishing at the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association’s Fall Trade Show.
This year’s books come from Jeremy Zimmerman, Dawn Vogel, Nathan Crowder, DefCon One Publishing, Razorgirl Press, 74th Street Productions, Peter, Kahle, Jan Walker, Janey Bennett, Rick Fordyce, Plicata Press LCC, Pleasure Boat Studio, Clive Rosengren, Coffeetown Press, ICD Press, Charles Johnston MD, Susan Clayton-Goldner, Sharon L. Dean, A-Argus Books, Nancy Burkhardt, Cascade View Publishing, Thomas Erikson, Clyde Hill Publishing, Greg Shaw, Granite Peak Publications, Susan Wingate, Return to Health Press, Ya-Ling J. Liou DC, Christen Mattix, Wendy Hinman, and Karen Robbins.
A big thank you to the following for volunteering to set up, run the booth, and clean up at the end: Carl Munson, Faith Marshall, Janey Bennett, Karen Robbins, Lani Jacobsen, Laura Lahm, Lauren Grosskopf, Lorraine Rath, Peter Kahle, Shepherd Siegel, and Wendy Hinman. Special thanks to Rosemary Jones and Phoebe Matthews for collecting the mail and sorting all the books into transportable boxes.