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Tuesday through Saturday10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center 450 West Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Indiana Experience Admission Free IHS MembersFree Children under 5$9 Adult$8 Seniors 60 and older$5 Youth ages 5 through 17 Free parking with admission in lot off New York.

Independent Bookstore Day

We’re hosting authors and having some fun at the Basile History Market for Independent Bookstore Day, featuring

  • 20 IHS Press and independent Indiana authors signing their books
  • Exclusive Independent Bookstore Day merchandise
  • Refreshments
  • Games and prizes
  • Giveaways
  • Kids activities
  • All books 20% off

During the Independent Author Festival between 1 and 4 p.m., purchase and get books signed from IHS Press and local, independent authors, including

  • Ray E. Boomhower (2-2:45 p.m.)
    Mr. President: A Life of Benjamin Harrison (Teen Nonfiction)
  • Christopher Clouser
    A Month of Saturdays: A Tour of Indiana’s Public Golf Courses (Sports)
  • Bernadette Dufour Lathrop and Maria Dufour
    Blessings in Our Soup: Memoirs and Recipes from Dufour’s in Irvington (Cooking)
  • Pamela A. Horner
    Secrets of Willowbrook (Fiction/Mystery)
  • Madalyn S. Kinsey
    I’ll Go to the Gym When I Lose Weight: The Musings of a Bewildered Middle-Aged Woman (Humorous Essays)
  • Don Knebel
    Flushed with Curiosity: 101 Travel Tales with a Twist (Travel Essays)
  • Jenny Medenwald
    The Lucky Strikes (Young Adult Fiction)
  • Linda E. Minton
    Remembering WWII Women and WWII Heroes (Military Biographies)
  • Cheryl Soden Moreland
    Kokomo Kid: Reflections on Growing Up in Indiana’s City of Firsts (Autobiography)
  • Michael B. Murphy (3-3:45 p.m.)
    The Kimberlins Go to War: A Union Family in Copperhead Country (History)
  • Phoebe Nabors
    Dragonsoul (Fiction)
  • Rachel Berenson Perry (1-1:45 p.m.)
    The Life and Art of Felrath Hines: From Dark to Light (Biography)
  • Rodney A. Rhoades, Ph.D.
    Aging Well: Staying Younger, Smarter and Fit (Nonfiction)
  • Jennifer Thompson
    Above Us or Around Us (Civil War History – 4 Vol. Set)
  • Aslan Tudor
    Young Water Protectors: A Story about Standing Rock (Children’s)
  • Paul Wonning
    Indiana Road Trip Travel Guides/Indiana State Park Series/Gardeners Guides
  • Doug Zipes
    Not Just a Game (Historical Fiction)

Independent Bookstore Day

Apr 27, 2019 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. History Center
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