Lists & Recommendations



We are heartbroken and grieving with the rest of America right now. We must all do better. Here are some books to help us heal and become better people.

Conversation Starters

Sometimes it is hard to talk to kids. They ask a lot of questions! Here are some books to help you discuss topics of gender identity, race, people with differences, grief, bullying, and more. 

Monthly Recommendations From Bookmarks

Here are some of our favorite books that are being released in the month of July. 

Okra Picks

A dozen fresh titles chosen each season that SIBA Indie Bookstores want to handsell. These books are southern in nature but can cover any genre, not just fiction. Southern readers love their writers, and we want to be at the forefront of bringing them a strong selection of Southern titles not to be missed each season.