The pandemic has proved to be a challenging time for retail shops, and independent bookstores are no exception. Beyond buying books, gift cards, and more, you can also support your local bookstore directly through their crowdfunding efforts.
Browse the directory below and help keep the doors open for a bookstore today!
District of Columbia
Anderson’s Bookshop GoFundMe / Naperville, Downers Grove, and La Grange, IL
EyeSeeMe African American Children’s Bookstore GoFundMe / University City, MO
Bad Rock Books GoFundMe / Columbia Falls, MT
Read With Me, A Children’s Book & Art Shop GoFundMe / Raleigh, NC
If we’re missing any crowdfunding efforts or need corrections on what’s posted above, please let us know in the comments! We will be updating this blog continuously.
Note: Stores listed with Libro.fm Storefronts below are Libro.fm partner stores—meaning that when you purchase audiobooks from their Libro.fm Storefront, it directly supports their bookstore. If you’re affiliated with a bookstore and want to become a partner, email email@example.com and we’ll take care of the rest.
Featured image via Vroman’s Bookstore