Independent Bookstore Day 2018

 Independent Bookstore Day 2018

Saturday, April 28th - 10 am to 5 pm


We are proudly independent and thriving! Independent Bookstore Day brings booklovers together - join the celebration on Saturday April 28th, a day that will be full with festivities. This year marks the 4th annual Passport Challenge and it promises to be the best one yet.


Queen Anne Book Company festivities:



  • Limited edition, one-of-a-kind book themed merchandise:

Shop for exclusive items celebrating independent bookstores: A Literary Map of Seattle poster, Indie Bookstore Badges poster, pouches, prints, journals, literary tea towels, onesies, and more!


  • Children’s Treasure Chest:

All children may pick a treasure out of the treasure chest.


  • Treats:

If you need to recharge, we’ll have a treats and water table while you look for books!


Passport and Passport Challenge:


  • Passport:

Pick up your passport and explore! Make it to 3 different stores to get a 30% off coupon, which is good for a one-time use at any of the participating bookstores. Use #SEABookstoreDay and #SEAbook3 to let others know about the three store visit and to discover activity around you!


  • Passport Challenge:

For the truly dedicated, the Passport Challenge is a book-lover’s dream. Visit all 19 participating stores in the Seattle area on April 28th, get your passport stamped at each store, and receive 25% off ALL YEAR for all your book purchases at ALL participating stores!


  • Grand Champion Party:

The Grand Champion Party is scheduled for Sunday May 20th at Third Place Books Seward Park. Each champion will receive their printed invitation when they hand in their completed passport at their final store on the day of the challenge.


For more information on Seattle Independent Bookstore Day, please click here.




Event date: 
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 10:00am
1811 Queen Anne Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109-2850