Binc’s 25th Anniversary

Presenting Sponsors: Edelweiss/Above the Treeline & Publishers Weekly

Join us on August 12, 2021, at 8 pm EST for our virtual 25th-anniversary celebration!  

Hosted by Isaac Fitzgerald, we’ll be joined by authors, creators, grant recipients, and supporters as we honor Binc’s past, our present, and look to our future.

Featuring Leigh Bardugo, Mac Barnett, Niki Coffman, Anthony Doerr, Jeff Kinney, Anne Kubek, Jim Lee, Min Jin Lee, Kuo-Yu Liang, Steven Malk, George Mrkonic, Celeste Ng, Ann Patchett, Jason Reynolds, Garth Stein, David Steward II, and more! 


$5.00  Individual ticket (single screen)
$10.00  Bookstore/comic shop group ticket*

Purchase your tickets by August 11, 2021, at 7 pm EST. Buy limited edition commemorative gifts, specially designed for Binc, and receive one ticket per viewing device!

Note: All merchandise will be delivered from the end of August to – beginning of September. If you’ve selected a t-shirt someone from Binc will contact you regarding t-shirt size.

More Ticket Options: All tiered levels include one individual event ticket

  • $225 – All THREE exclusive items: Litographs commemorative puzzle and tote bag, and t-shirt designed by Charles Vess AND one individual ticket.
  • $150  – TWO exclusive items: puzzle and tote bag AND one individual ticket.
  • $75  – TWO exclusive items: tote and t-shirt designed by Charles Vess AND one individual ticket.
  • $50 – ONE exclusive item: t-shirt designed by Charles Vess AND one individual ticket.

Can’t attend but want to help bookstore and comic shop employees and owners? Donate today!

Honorary Hosts

Presenting Sponsors: Edelweiss/Above the Treeline, Publishers Weekly

Opus: American Booksellers Association, Katherine Applegate,, BuyOlympia, Meg Waite Clayton, Diamond Comic Distributors, Bob DiRomualdo, Harper’s Magazine, Ingram Content Group, Litographs, Michael Loynd, NEIBA, George & Barbara Mrkonic, Zibby Owens, Penguin Random House, Polarity, Shelf Awareness, Amor & Maggie Towles

Folio: Abrams, BOOM! Studios, East West Literary Agency, Janet Skeslien Charles, Jack Jensen & Cathleen Obrien, MPIBA, NAIBA

Lexicon: AdventureKEEN, Pam French & Lisa Brown, The Cheney Agency, Dave Eggers/The Hawkins Project, Sandy Nusbaum, Chuck & Dee Robinson, Emma Straub and Books are Magic, [words] Bookstore, McSweeney’s, Yale University Press, Zimiles Family

Bibliophile: Bluffton Book Festival, Center for the Art of Translation, Anthony Doerr, Cynthia Forslund, Laurie Gillman & East City Bookshop, Peter Ginna, Mark Hoose, Michael Levatino, Joanna Mackin, Novel Neighbor, SIBA, Will Schwalbe, Strong Foundation of New York

Booklover: Annie Philbrick & Staff of Bank Square Books and Savoy Bookshop, Rachel Kempster Barry, Kathy Bartson, Cathy and John Berner, Judy Courtade, Clay Farr, Flint Hills Books, Matthew Gildea, Amanda Zirn Hudson, The King’s English Bookshop, Jennifer Morrow, Jonathan Putnam, R J Julia Booksellers, Kate Rattenborg, The Roehl Family, Howard L. Taylor, Jr. & Andrea B. Taylor, Christina Warren, Watermark Books & Cafe, Heidi Weiland, Ken White, Woodhall Press, Gabrielle Zevin

Become an honorary host today! Your contribution will be recognized on our event invitation, on our website, Publishers Weekly, and highlighted visually during the event. In addition to your recognition, depending on your donation level, you will receive commemorative, specially-designed 25th Anniversary gifts!

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