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Independent Bookstore Day is an annual observance committed to celebrating and sustaining the cherished role of independent bookstores in the community. These bookstores, through their ambiance and curated collections, provide a haven for literature lovers and contribute to the cultural enrichment of their communities. The purpose of this day is twofold: to express support for independent bookstores and to encourage more people to discover the rich diversity of books available in these unique havens.
The concept of Independent Bookstore Day grew out of successful events in California in the United States, which eventually spread across North America. For Canadians, this day holds particular significance. The country's independent bookstores are prized not only for their exhaustive array of mainstream publications but also for their dedication in promoting the works of Canadian authors. Therefore, Independent Bookstore Day plays a key role in amplifying the literature, culture and zeitgeist of Canada to the world.
Across Canada, Independent Bookstore Day is marked with great enthusiasm. Events range from author readings and book signings to trivia contests and literary-themed parties. It's a day when Canadians of all ages join together to share in their love of books, and local communities rally to express their appreciation for these cultural institutions. Although the exact date can vary from year to year, this much-anticipated event predominantly takes place on the last Saturday of April.
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References and related siteswww.indiebound.org: Independent Bookstore Day