Publishers / Authors

The Northern California Independent Booksellers Association (NCIBA) is a trade organization dedicated to supporting, nurturing and promoting independent retail bookselling in California. With over 500 members, including more than 200 booksellers, the NCIBA has been an experienced provider of services for nearly three decades.

Northern California Book Awards

The NCIBA presents the Northern California Book Awards every Spring. Read more about them on the Book Awards page.

Annual Trade Show

Every year, the NCIBA sponsors an annual trade show. It is the single most important coming together for regional booksellers. Our show helps promote the vitality, diversity and prosperity of independent bookselling. Here’s the Exhibitor Packet for the 2014 show (651KB PDF). We look forward to seeing you there!

NCIBA Newsletter

The Northern California Independent Booksellers Association publishes a regular newsletter of interest to both booksellers and those in the publishing community.