Welcome to Binc’s 2021 Holiday Gift Guide!
Filled with a wide range of fun products from bookstores and comic shops around the country. Click on ‘Buy Now’ and you’ll jump to that store’s website to complete your purchase. Take your time and look around the site while you’re there. Add a new comic book, graphic novel, book or other gift for yourself or a loved one and support independent bookstores, comic shops, and their local communities! Products that Benefit Binc
from Authors and Creators
Purchases of these product give back to Binc directly, helping booksellers and comic retailers.
Bestselling authors and poets come together to contribute essays, poetry, and interviews about love, grief, and comfort during the coronavirus pandemic with proceeds to benefit the independent booksellers who play an integral role in literature. Alone Together edited by Jennifer Haupt $16.99
Jon Klassen – Archival Print Printed by Land Gallery in Portland, Oregon using an 11-color high definition ink process on an enhanced matte archival paper. $35. 00
Books at All Costs Shirt Available in both youth and adult sizes. Printed on a 100% cotton t-shirt. Oliver Jeffers is an award-winning artist, illustrator and children’s book author. $24.95
Oliver Jeffers – Books at All Costs Oliver Jeffers archival print Printed by Land Gallery in Portland, Oregon using an 11-color high definition ink process on an enhanced matte archival paper. Ships Flat with a chipboard backing and protective sleeve. Oliver Jeffers is an award-winning artist, illustrator and children’s book author. $35.00
Jon Klassen – Read Turtle 100% bio-washed cotton chino twill. Unstructured, six-panel, low-profile hat with a pre-curved visor and self-fabric tri-glide buckle closure. $20.00
A big thank you to all vendors, authors, companies and creators who have generously donated their time, talents, and proceeds to help booksellers in need.
Products from Bookstores & Comic Shops Across the Country
If you’re a bricks-and-mortar bookstore or comic shop (pop-ups may qualify) and you’d like to have an item featured here, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We love seeing all of the creative items you all are featuring! Many of the items below are donating a percentage of the sale from these featured items to Binc! Apparel
Afterwords Books Premium Unisex Tee featuring the art of Kevin Cannon. T-shirt 10% of sale to be donated to Binc $23.00
Bettie’s Pages What better time than now to stay home with a good book? Whether you’re working through your To Be Read pile, or re-reading all the old favorites, now is our time to shine! Stay Home, Stay Safe, Read More! Stay Home, Read More Shirt 10% of profit will be donated to Binc $20.00
Black Stone Bookstore & Cultural Center Black Stone T-Shirt Show off your love of Black Stone Bookstore & Cultural Center with one of our t-shirts! Extra soft cotton, printed locally in Ypsilanti, MI. $20.00
Buffalo Street Books Special Edition T Shirt Special edition t-shirt celebrating 10 years as Ithaca’s only cooperatively-owned bookstore $24.99
Old Harbor Books Original design by artist Jessica Henry. Available on a super-soft cotton/poly crewneck sweatshirt – and a durable tote. Price shown is for the Bundle. OHB Downtown Sweatshirt and Tote Bundle May be purchased separately on store website A cozy way to show your bookstore love, give both or keep one for yourself- you deserve a treat! $70.00
BookPeople Our BookPeople Baseball tee is made of 100% super soft cotton & printed by Industry Print Shop right here in Austin, Texas! BookPeople Baseball Tee! $26.00
Edmonds Bookshop Tee Shirt Edmonds Bookshop T-shirts are here to stay… and so are we! $24.99
The Word | A Storytelling Sanctuary Margins Bookstores Month Goodies Support the #MarginsBookstores collective of BIPOC, LGBTQIA+, disabled and neurodiverse owned/managed bookstores with a t-shirt, tote bag, or coffee mug of the beautiful Margins Bookstores US map illustrated by Kah Yangni, in collaboration with Chronicle Books. All proceeds directly support the participating bookstores and #MarginsBookstores programming coordinated by The Word | A Storytelling Sanctuary (a nonprofit literary organization promoting equity through publishing and literature). $24.99 for tshirt as shown
“I Like it Here!” Tshirt Bookshop.org Shop Local. Support Bookstores. Wear Shirts. First ever Bookshop.org official merchandise. Limited edition! All proceeds are donated to Binc! $24.99
“I Like it Here!” Tshirt Also available in White Bookshop.org Shop Local. Support Bookstores. Wear Shirts. First ever Bookshop.org official merchandise. Limited edition! All proceeds are donated to Binc! $24.99 Totes & Accessories
Neighborhood Reads Adorable roomy canvas tote featuring Neighborhood Reads’ bookstore dog, Benji the Goldendoodle. Art created by Kevin Cannon. 20% of Neighborhood Reads’ Benji Bookstore Tote sales in December will be donated to Binc. $12.99
Atlanta Vintage Books Atlanta Vintage Books Tote Bag. This sturdy red cloth bag just begs to be filled to the brim with books! Get yours now. Approximate dimensions: 14 x 3.5 x 15″ Tote Bag 10% of the sales from this tote will go to Binc!
The magnetic kitten cuddles the page you leave off on and greets you when you open it back up again. The imprinted bookmark is made out of 14pt cardstock with a UV- extra glossy coating and features an artist’s drawing of our bookstore cat, Mr. Bingley by Ursula Murray Husted, along with his bio.
Lift Bridge Book Shop Tote Bag Buy Local Matte Laminated Reusable Totes with Lift Bridge branded logo and info $9.99
Booksweet Dive in, reader! Booksweet Book Diver Enamel Pin These adorable 1″ enamel pins feature Booksweet’s iconic Book Diver logo. Mention BINC in the order comments field and 10% of proceeds will be donated to the Binc Foundation. $10.00
Magic City Books Lightweight canvas tote bag with our Magic City Books logo. Dimensions: 15″x16″. Magic City Tote Bag 10% of the sales from this tote will go to Binc! $7.95
The Mysterious Book Shop You might remember the Hudson Valley Black tote bag with The Mysterious Bookshop logo. Tote Bag 10% of the sales from this tote will go to Binc! $16.00
Underground Books Literary Candles Choose from our eight literary scents: Alice in Wonderland, Anne of Green Gables, Book Club at the Coffee Shop, Edgar Allan Poe’s The Raven, Little Women, Peter Pan, Pride & Prejudice, and The Shire! Underground Books’ literary candles are made of 100% hand-poured and sustainably sourced soy. Each candle holds 6.6 ounces of soy wax, over 30 hours of burn time, a cotton wick, and infinite opportunities to daydream, immersed in the scents of your favorite stories. $14.95
Mugs and More!
Brave+Kind Bookshop Mug The Book Shop stainless steel campfire mugs Start the Day with intention. Be Brave. Be Kind. Stoneware ,Made from Sturdy Ceramic, Designed in Tin Cup Style $14.00
Bookshop.org Mug Grab a hot, frothy cup of “Supporting Local Bookstores” today! First ever Bookshop.org official merchandise. Limited edition! All proceeds are donated to Binc! $14.99
Bliss Books & Wine Take your wine on the go! Great for picnics in the park, the beach, the mountains, around a cozy firepit or simply around the neighborhood. Our 12 oz tumblers feature a stainless steel outer wall that will keep the temperature of your favorite wine blends longer. This BPA free tumbler includes a plastic inner wall and clear plastic lid with a drinking hole to help avoid spills. Keep your holidays festive with more in your cup and less on the floor. No party fouls over here! Wine Tumbler $18.99
Bards Alley Bookshop Hand-Thrown Mug These gorgeous mugs, hand-thrown by our friends at Deneen Pottery, hold 8-10oz of liquid. Perfect for any time you need a cup of caffeinated comfort! $28.00
Book Carnival MugCommemorate our double anniversaries: TEN Years for me as Owner of Book Carnival (how time flies!) and FORTY Years for Book Carnival! Buyer receives one commemorative mug. $12.00
Dog Ear Books Little plush of our store mascot, DEB. 6″ tall and soft as ever. DEB: A Plush Reading Bestie! $20.00
Litographs Literary Baby Blanket From a distance, every Litograph depicts a character, scene, or theme of a book. Up close, you can read the text of the book itself. Each soft, fleece baby blanket can fit about 3,000 words. Choose from over 300 baby blanket designs, including dozens of children’s books. Just select the “Baby” style on any blanket product before adding to cart. $49.00
SHOP Comics4Kids Inc (1) Issue of Deadpool # 1 Marvel Collector Corps (Funko) Variant (sealed). Deadpool Comic #1 (Exclusive) 25% of the sales for this exclusive variant comic will go to Binc! $24.99
The Ripped Bodice Ripped Bodice Bookshelf Mug There is no better companion for a romance novel then a delicious beverage, and now you can enjoy yours in a beautiful Ripped Bodice mug! Our mugs are 11oz. ceramic, hand printed in Los Angeles by TRB owner Leah. They are dishwasher safe although handwashing will give your mug a longer lifespan. $20.00
From My Shelf Books & Gifts Huck & Finn are the bookstore cats at From My Shelf Books & Gifts. You can read about a day in the life of Huck & Finn at the bookstore. It’s a book all their own, but they still have to share it with each other. Book $8.99