Independent Bookstore Day 2023

Parnassus is thrilled to be participating in Independent Bookstore Day 2023! Join us for a day of celebration, with a lineup of author appearances, special Parnassus coloring sheets, exclusive IBD merchandise, and an online auction of signed books and retired Parnassus merch!



10:30 AM - Storytime with Jessica Young

11:30-12:30 PM- Signing line with Tyler Merritt

2:00-3:00 PM - YA author signing with Julian Vaca, Erica Waters, and Jeff Zentner

3:00-4:00 PM - Romance author signing with Lauren Kung Jessen and Sarah Adams (Special offer! We will have copies Sarah Adams's upcoming book, Practice Makes Perfect, for sale during the event. Get your copy 3 days before official release! In store only.) 

4:00-5:00 PM - Signing line with Ann Patchett

Book lovers from all over the country can help us celebrate Independent Bookstore Day by bidding on items in our online auction! We'll be auctioning off some incredible signed first editions and retired Parnassus merch! All proceeds will go to the Parnassus Books Foundation, which supplies books and coordinates author visits for Title I schools in Nashville. The auction starts on Apr. 29 at 10am CT and will run until May 6 at 6pm CT, but you can preview the items now.

Exclusive IBD merch will be available for purchase starting on April 29 at 10am CT. Check out the items we'll be offering!

Please note that in an effort to make IBD exclusive products available for our in-store customers, items and quantities offered online are limited. Online orders are restricted to ONE of each IBD item. We appreciate your understanding.

Event date: 
Saturday, April 29, 2023 - 10:00am
Event address: 
Parnassus Books
3900 Hillsboro Pike Suite 14
Nashville, TN 37215
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