Booksellers on the catalog


Our store would never be caught without the SIBA Holiday Catalog. Our customers have come to rely on it for their holiday gift-giving ideas. -- Patricia Lightweis, Booksmith, Seneca, SC

Holiday Catalog

SIBA coordinates with publishers to produce a consumer gift catalog for its members to help bookstores make the most of the holiday shopping seasons. These catalogs are professionally designed, full-color, and feature titles of regional interest. Catalogs are imprinted with your store logo so they appear to come directly from your shop. The are absolutely free in any quantity to SIBA member stores.

Every catalog promotes the winners of the SIBA Book Award as well as titles specifically requested by SIBA booksellers. Approximately 1.5 million catalogs are distributed to shoppers each fall holiday season.

Holiday Catalog Information

Holiday CatalogRing in the Profits with the 2013 SIBA Holiday Catalog!

The response we get from the SIBA Catalog is overwhelming! We have customers coming to the store even after the holidays with copies of the catalog marked with their notes and wishes!” —John Cavalier, Cavalier House Books, Louisiana

In cooperation with Ingram Book Group, SIBA offers publishers an outstanding marketing opportunity available through the 2013 SIBA Holiday Gift Books Catalog. 

The catalog will be featured on,, and on Titles featured in the 2013 SIBA Holiday Gift Books Catalog receive full inventory support from Ingram Book Group.

icon View the 2012 Holiday Catalog (2.53 MB)


icon 2013 SIBA Holiday Catalog Publisher Kit


AD RATES (per title)

Rate: $2,900
1st Time Advertiser: $1,900
University Press: $1,900
Sideline Product: $1,900

Volume Discount: Book 3 or more titles and save $1,000!
Front Cover and Back Cover: email Holly Merriman for more information
Volume discount is not applicable to the Back Cover or Front Cover.

Contact Holly Merriman at 615-213-5475 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
to reserve space.



Book by May 18 and choose one free reward:

  • SIBA online e-blast ad
  • SIBA bookstore mailing list
  • SIBA galley giveaway
  • One month placement on Lady Banks Bookshelf
  • Single exhibit table at SIBA 2013

All rewards must be used before January 1, 2014

Bookstore Catalog Committments

(to come)

The Complete Catalog Title List

(to come)