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Come Visit the Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair: Oct. 14-15, 2017

The Pacific Northwest’s premier book event is back! The Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair is taking place October 14-15, 2017, at the Seattle Center Exhibition Hall. If you haven’t been before, you’re in for a treat: a chance to meet with specialists from all over the world and browse a veritable museum of cultural and historical […]

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Celebrate Art and Artists’ Books History at NYABF17 – Sept. 22-24

AbeBooks is pleased to partner with the twelfth annual NY Art Book Fair, the world’s premier event for artists’ books, catalogs, monographs, periodicals, and zines. The event, presented by Printed Matter, is taking place September 22 to 24, 2017, at MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens. Free and open to the public, the 2017 NY […]

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Giveaway and Q&A with @mylittlebooktique

“A book in one hand and a coffee in the other.” That’s the description of one of our favorite Instagram accounts, @mylittlebooktique, which showcases one of life’s most perfect pairings to nearly 50,000 enthusiastic followers. The account was started by Haley from Virginia, when she came across the friendly Bookstagram community and decided to become […]

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3 Things to Anticipate at the Brooklyn Antiquarian Book Fair

The Brooklyn Antiquarian Book Fair is quickly approaching! Here’s what you can look forward to when one of the USA’s largest regional antiquarian book fairs comes to the Brooklyn Expo Center this September 8-10. 1. Friday Opening Preview Benefit The Brooklyn Antiquarian Book Fair will feature over 100 top rare book, photograph, ephemera and print […]

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Giveaway and Q&A with @bluestockingbookshelf

If you love beautiful books and beautiful paper, then you’ll want to mosey over to Instagram’s @bluestockingbookshelf. Run by Jen from the state of Utah, this Bookstagram account is a real gem, featuring vibrant, colorful and creative images of classic, beloved books. Originally started as a blog, @bluestockingbookshelf was converted into a book photography account […]

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Giveaway and Q&A with @books_and_abe

“To build up a library is to create life. It’s never just a random collection of books.” –Carlos Maria Dominguez Anyone who loves collecting books will understand the truth of that statement. Jackie, a Bookstagrammer from Arizona, certainly does. Though she created an Instagram account (@books_and_abe) to showcase the lovely sets and editions she owns […]

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Giveaway and Q&A with @sorrythankyou79

Ah, vintage books. Few bibliophiles can resist these timeless relics of literary culture. For your daily dose of vintage glory, we recommend following Instagram’s @sorrythankyou79. Started several years ago by a woman named Andrea in California as an extension of her Etsy shop, @sorrythankyou79 is a great place to admire, talk about and purchase vintage […]

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Giveaway and Q&A with @bookmusings

What do bibliophiles love as much as reading books? Talking about them, of course! If you’re looking for a community of literary aficionados, we recommend Instagram’s @bookmusings, one of our personal favorites. Managed by Michelle Moghina of Glendale, Arizona, @bookmusings is a cozy space for talking about and recommending books with people all over the […]

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Don’t Miss the Brooklyn Antiquarian Book Fair, Sept 8-10, 2017

  The fourth annual Brooklyn Antiquarian Book Fair returns to the Brooklyn Expo Center in Greenpoint on September 8-10 with a line-up of 100 exhibitors. Supported by AbeBooks.com, this year’s event includes a “Works on Paper” gallery. Visitors will be able to discover prints, drawings, etchings, engravings, lithographs and photography, as well as rare and vintage […]

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AbeBooks Invites You to PulpFest 2017: July 27-30

AbeBooks is excited to announce our renewed sponsorship of PulpFest, the “pop culture center of the universe.” The annual convention, renowned for its interesting and entertaining programming revolving around pulp fiction and pulp art, is taking place this year in Pittsburgh, PA, from July 27-30. Planned as the summertime destination for fans and collectors of […]

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