Who needs sleep? Not any of us over here as we are about to kick off yet another HUGE week #ThisWeekAtAndersons! Take a look at this week's events and join us for an author signing, storytime, or book group! The weather is PERFECT to snuggle in with a good book - come see us today! More information on these events, plus this week’s book groups and story times (which would not fit in this post!), head over to our website! (andersonsbookshop.com) #authorsigning #andersonsbookshop #andersonsevents #downersgrove #lagrange #naperville #welovebooks
Last week we announced a new keynote speaker for this year and this week she’s been named a 2019 National Book Award Finalist! Congratulations to Laura Ruby @thatlauraruby for this well deserved honor! Come meet Laura and her fellow keynote speakers, Alex London, Elizabeth Eulberg, Lizzy Mason & Scott Westerfeld, as together they anchor an amazing day of breakout sessions, book talks, and author signings with over 25 more participating authors! Details and tickets are available at the link in our profile. #ya #youngadult #conference #weloveya #independentbookstore #weloveeducators
If there is such a thing as too much fun, we aren't there yet (even if we admit we are a little exhausted after the last few weeks of non stop amazing events)! The fun continues #ThisWeekAtAndersons with another great line up of in-store and offsite author signings, plus storytimes and book groups! Come join us - we'd love to see you! Details on these and all our events are over on our website!
NEW KEYNOTE SPEAKER JUST ANNOUNCED! Alex London will join Elizabeth Eulberg, Lizzy Mason & Scott Westerfeld, as together they anchor an amazing day of breakout sessions, book talks, and author signings with over 25 more participating authors! Details and tickets are available at the link in our profile. #ya #youngadult #conference #weloveya #independentbookstore #weloveeducators
Anderson's Young Adult Literature Conference is a day for educators and librarians, and a chance for adult YA fans to get the scoop on the latest in the genre! 2019's keynote speakers are: Scott Westerfeld, Elizabeth Eulberg, & Lizzy Mason! They join over 25 more participating authors for an amazing day of breakout sessions, book talks, book shopping, & author signings! Seven professional development hours available for those who attend the full day. Tickets and a full list of participating authors are available on our website.
Anderson's YA Fandom Frenzy is a day just for teen fans of YA! For just $5, young adult literature fans (22 years of age and younger) can hang out with and meet over 30 of today's best YA authors! Attendees will get to know their favorite authors better through panels, activities, and fun! Plus: An on-site bookstore, signings with the authors, and lunch and concessions available for purchase. TICKETS ARE ONLY $5 AND INCLUDE A $5 OFF COUPON GOOD AT THE ON-SITE BOOKSTORE! TIckets and a full list of participating authors are available on our website.
We can't believe its already October #ThisWeekAtAndersons! We are in the throws of our busiest of event seasons right now and we have some great chances for you to get out of the house this week and meet some amazing authors! Information on these and ALL our events is available over on our website... #andersonsbookshop #independentbookstore #shoplocal #downersgrove #lagrange #naperville #authorevent #authorsigning #booksigning #chriscolfer @chriscolfer #kimlong #fiercereads #ashleyelston #henrywinkler #arthurfonzarelli #thefonz #linoliver #feliciaday @feliciaday #anniesullivan #laurenmansy #jennifernielsen
TOMORROW (Thursday 9/26): In case you missed it: we just recently announced an exciting last minute addition to our September events calendar! Richard Powers will join us for a unique luncheon event with his Pulitzer Prize winning novel, The Overstory. This is your chance to meet and lunch with Richard, listen to him present about the book, and have him sign your copy! More information and tickets at the link in our profile! #pulitzer #pulitzerprize #pulitzerprizewinner #robertpowers #theoverstory #goodliterature #authorsigning #booksigning #shoplocal #independentbookstore #andersonsbookshop #hotelarista
#ThisWeekAtAndersons, we feel like its a good week to launch the latest from one of our all time favorite YA authors (get it here first! PLUS free swag!), explore a long buried fascinating true crime backstory of a beloved Chicago Bear, have lunch with a Pulitzer Prize winner (you can too!), and spend Friday night with a powerhouse of female STEM authors for young readers...Wanna join us? Find info on these fun events, plus ALL our events over on our website! @joellejcharbonneau @tavaresbooks #richardrosen #karinayanglaser #richardpowers #theoverstory #pulitzer @carawallauthor @ruthspiro @kidlitlove @teresarobeson @mcgintyalice @mirandapaul @laurenshippen @coracarmack @cathybarrow @jryanstradal
Another FULL week #ThisWeekAtAndersons! Join us at a storytime, book group, or author event and bring a friend! And even though we made five big announcements last week, we may have one or two more up our sleeve...(possibly three...) Details on these and ALL of our events are over on our website! #shoplocal #andersonsbookshop #independentbookstore #authorevent #booksigning #authorsigning #welovebooks #naperville #downtownnaperville #downersgrove #downtowndownersgrove #lagrange #downtownlagrange
Registration discount ends TONIGHT!! See the link in our profile for a list of attending authors, registration, and info on how you can save on a room at the venue!
Early-bird pricing ends Friday & tickets to our 16th Annual YA Literature Conference are going fast! Join keynote speakers Jennifer Armentrout and Scott Westerfeld plus over 25 other participating authors for a fun day of all things books! Details over on our website or at the link in our stories! #shoplocal #independentbookstore #abyalitconf @scott_westerfeld @jennifer_l_armentrout
Every day this week we will announce a big fall author event! Check our stories here on Instagram everyday so you don’t miss out! And for a list of all the big events we’ve announced so far, check out the link in our profile! #andersonsbookshop #eventsatandersons #andersonsweekofannouncements #authorevents #welovebooks #booksigning #authorsigning
How do you know #ThisWeekAtAndersons is officially the start of our "Fall" Season? Because we have so many events this week, they barely fit in one post... Details on these and ALL our fantastic events (including storytimes and book groups, which we had to leave off this post due to space!) can be found over on our website at andersonsbookshop.com ❤️📚 #authorevent #booklovers #welovebooks #newbooksmell #shoplocal #independentbookstore #shopindie #andersonsevents #andersonsbookshop #booknerd #professionalbooknerds #professionalbookworm