Indies First 2019


Indies FirstStart your holiday shopping at a local business, with Cambridge-area authors appearing as guest booksellers all day.

This year's "booksellers for a day" include:

11AM-1PM: Elizabeth Ames is graduate of the University of Michigan MFA program, where she won the Hopwood Award. Her short stories have appeared in Ninth Letter and Third Coast. Born and raised in Wisconsin, she currently lives in a Harvard dormitory with her husband, two children, and a few hundred undergraduates. This is her first novel.

2-4PM Sara Jean Horwtiz grew up next door to a cemetery and down the street from an abandoned fairytale theme park, which probably explains a lot. She currently lives near Boston, MA. Find her on Twitter, @sunshineJHwitz, or at


Event date: 
Saturday, November 30, 2019 - 8:00am to 7:00pm
Event address: 
Porter Square Books
25 White St.
Cambridge, MA 02140