Ingram Blog

End-of-Year Spending Toward the End of the Tunnel

By Ann Lehue, MSIS, Senior Manager, Collection Development 

How Book Publishers Can Balance Paid and Organic Efforts on Amazon


Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day 2021!

Join the party on April 24th and celebrate Independent Bookstore Day! This nationwide, one-day-only celebration takes place at bookstores across the county. Each participating bookstore makes the day their own with unique offerings, PLUS exclusive books and items you can only get on Indie Bookstore Day. Check out the video below to see why Indie Bookstore Day is a celebration you won’t want to miss! 

April Buzz Pick: Eternal by Lisa Scottoline

We’re thrilled to announce our April Buzz Pick of the Month: Eternal by Lisa Scottoline! Stay with @IndieBookBuzz and Bookfinity all month long as we highlight this sweeping epic of historical fiction by the award-winning, #1 New York Times-bestselling author. 

How to Combat Book Piracy in the Publishing Landscape


COVID-19 and The Publishing Industry, Part 2: Tips to Optimize Books for Online Sales Success

Strategies and tactics to increase book sales now. 

COVID-19 and The Publishing Industry, Part 1: A Year in Review, Consumer Trends & Behaviors

How the pandemic changed the way books are discovered and purchased. 

Finally! Body Positive YA Fiction

By Wendy Rancier, MLS 

Staff Spotlight: Wendy Rancier

“I could not work as effectively as part of the Collection Development team if it weren’t for the many years I worked as a public librarian,” says Wendy, simply. With her extensive experience, Wendy knows what librarians and patrons need, like potty-training books and titles from 100 Books to Read lists parents look for, or books on leaves, pumpkins and apples that teachers want every fall. 

Whether or Not You like the Weather

Gina Molter, MLS, Collection Development Librarian