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Local authors turn into booksellers again for Indies First day
Local authors turn into booksellers again for Indies First day

These days, pretty much everyone knows about Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, when shoppers line up outside huge retail chains to take advantage of sales and discounts. But owners of small independent stores are hoping Americans remember that the day after is Small Business Saturday, when people are urged to support locally-owned shops. Authors and booksellers across the nation will be celebrating the Saturday after Thanksgiving with the second-ever "Indies First" day. The event aims to bring together writers and readers by having authors volunteer as booksellers at their local independent bookstores. Indies First day started last year, the brainchild of author Sherman...

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