Love your Bookshop Everyday website

Bookshops across Australia are finding new ways to connect with their communities and the ABA has created a new Love Your Bookshop website to serve as a directory of Covid-19 trading information. Please visit the site and search for your local store or give them a call if they not listed yet.

Stores please add your details to the directory here

Love Your Bookshop Day 2020 date to be announced

Previously falling on the second Saturday of August, Love Your Bookshop Day is an annual celebration of bookshops, bookselling and the culture of books and reading. Due to the uncertainty of Covid-19 trading situation the new date for LYBD 2020 will be announced in the coming months.

It is a toast to everything bookshops do right! The key to a successful Love Your Bookshop Day is a great party and the ABA supports members in running successful events by providing a comprehensive marketing and publicity campaign, FOC point of sales packs, custom promotional bags and items for purchase, a dedicated Love Your Bookshop Day website and downloadable resources. The ABA also assists by liaising with publishers and other industry-related partners to provide authors and other exciting opportunities for in-store events.