Independent Bookstore EXCLUSIVES - autographed

Some great authors, publishers, and designers have partnered with indie bookstores over the years.

If you love a signed book - or signed print celebrating literary culture - then please check out the products below.

For a complete list of all we have left (signed and unsigned) visit our Independent Bookstore Day Exclusives


SKU: 9781250822932


Indie Next Pick Sharks in the Time of Saviors by Kawai Strong Washburn featuring an IBD-exclusive cover with a map stepback and extra bound-in material including a conversation between Kawai and Tommy Orange, a conversation between Kawai and Marlon James, and a reading group guide. All SIGNED by the author

SKU: 9780374604905


The new novel from the author of Annihilation, is a brilliant speculative thriller of dark conspiracy, endangered species, and the possible end of all things. HummingbirdSalamander is Jeff VanderMeer at his brilliant, cinematic best, wrapping profound questions about climate change, identity, and the world we live in into a tightly plotted thriller full of unexpected twists and elaborate conspiracy.Exclusive extra content in the form of journal entries of an investigator digging onto the life of the main character.

SKU: 9781250304650


In her graphic novel Be Prepared, Vera Brosgol tells a witty, heartfelt story of (barely) surviving Russian summer camp. In her IBD exclusive, original print, she illustrates how reading and books can get you through a long, hot summer full of threats and turmoil; watch out for those paper cuts! Specs: 11” x 17”, full-color on excellent paper, suitable for framing.

About the author: Vera Brosgol was born in Moscow, Russia, in 1984 and moved to the United States when she was five. Her first graphic novel, Anya’s Ghost, was published in 2011 by First Second and won Eisner, Cybils, and Harvey awards. Her picture book Leave Me Alone! was a 2017 Caldecott Honor book. She was a storyboard artist at Laika for ten years, working on animated films including Coraline and Kubo and the Two Strings. She lives in Portland, Oregon.

SKU: 9781338573145

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SKU: 9780735282841


This wonderful pro-reading, pro-friendship print was drawn especially for IBD by Tad Hills, the bestselling creator of the Duck & Goose books.

All 400 giclée prints are 17" x 11", signed, numbered, and suitable for framing. Everything you need for a honkin’, quackin’ FUN wall!

SKU: 9781250155047ibd



SKU: 9780062862785


Pete Seeger once sang that if he had a golden thread, he would use it to weave people from all
over the world to one another. Pete Seeger’s messages of universal understanding and social
and environmental justice inspired generations—and have left a lasting legacy. With dazzling,
lyrical verse in the folk revival style, and cut-paper illustrations in black and ochre that capture
the spirit of the man and his times, Colin Meloy and Nikki McClure pay tribute to a visionary
who changed the world with song.

Author: Colin Meloy Illustrator: Nikki McClure Specs: 20” x 10” silkscreen print on 100% post-consumer recycled paper & suitable
for framing Print Run Limit: 750


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SKU: 9781302925659ibd


Signed by Nic Stone, an 11" x 17" print from the original, upper-middle-grade series starring the break-out character from the Black Panther comics and films: T’Challa’s sister, Shuri.

Shuri is a skilled martial artist, a genius, and a master of science and technology. But, she’s also a teenager. And a princess.

This story follows Shuri as she sets out on a quest to save her homeland of Wakanda.

About the author: Nic Stone is the New York Times best-selling author of young adult and middle-grade fiction, best known for her debut novel Dear Martin. Her novels have been translated into six languages. After graduating from Spelman College, she worked extensively in teen mentoring and lived in Israel for a few years before returning to the US to write full-time. Growing up with a wide range of cultures, religions, and backgrounds, Stone strives to bring these diverse voices and stories to her work.

About the illustrator: Eric Wilkerson is an experienced Illustrator who has worked in a variety of media including film, commercials, video games and print. A graduate of the School of Visual Arts in New York City, he has taught in the illustration department at Syracuse University and has been invited to lecture at Syracuse University’s Visual Communication Symposium, Fashion Institute of Technology and in classes at the School of Visual Arts.