Indie Bookstore Day! Celebrate with 40+ Authors & Artists!

Indie Bookstore Day! Celebrate with 40+ Authors & Artists!

April 29th, 11:00AM to 4:00PM ET
17th Street Location

Come celebrate Independent Bookstore Day at Books of Wonder, alongside 40+ New York City authors & artists!

Meet New York Times-bestselling authors, Caldecott medal-winning illustrators, and some of our favorite local children's books creators! 

For the last few years, Books of Wonder has been unable to celebrate the most magical day of the year Independent Bookstore Day! That's why this year we're putting together a no-holds-barred extravaganza and we'd love to see you there! 

Join us on Indie Bookstore Day, Saturday, April 29th to meet 40+ NYC children's books authors and artists who'll be roaming our aisles as superstar guest booksellers. Come meet them, grab their autograph, and learn all about their own new books and discover their old favorites!

Here's what to expect if you're joining us for our Indie Bookstore Day celebration!
  • Meet superstar authors and artists who are ready to recommend some of their very own favorite reads to you and your young readers.

  • Special art classes and story time sessions throughout the day you won't want to miss, led by authors and artists.

  • Grab a FREE autograph card! We'll have a very special Books of Wonder Independent Bookstore Day 2023 autograph card for every guest featuring the artwork below! Get yours and capture autographs from all the authors and artists roaming the store while you're here. 


Check out our superstar roster below!