LA Festival of Books adds Indiebound buy links alongside Amazon

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LA Festival of Books adds Indiebound buy links alongside Amazon

Mar 11 2014

In a move that seems a victory for the Southern California Independent Booksellers Association, the Los Angeles Times is in the process of adding IndieBound buy buttons to the Festival of Books’ website author page, which initially sent consumers exclusively to Amazon.

SCIBA president Maureen Palacios said that the Times also agreed to provide a booth to IndieBound at the Festival to promote the Southern California indies as well as hand out information about the first California Bookstore Day, to be held May 3, 2014. In addition, the Times will be helping out with a broader social media presence for Indies.

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