An Unlikely Auction For BINC 2022

Our BINC Auction
September 2022
12:00 PM EDT
September 2022
10:07 PM EDT
GOAL $10,000.00
100.0% REACHED!

3rd Annual Unlikely Auction for Binc

Organized by Booksellers for Booksellers - Together we can make a difference.

Welcome to our 2022 online auction to support Binc. This is our 3rd annual auction with a $10,000 goal to raise funds to support Binc - The Book Industry Charitable Foundation. 100% of the net proceeds from this auction will go directly to Binc.

Binc is a non-profit, founded by booksellers, for booksellers in need. Independent bookstores are the cultural heart of their communities, a place where authors, readers, books, and ideas come together. Binc is the only 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to assisting booksellers in need across the United States. Your support today will assist booksellers who are affected by COVID -19, serious medical expenses, eviction prevention, funeral expenses, disaster assistance, domestic violence survival, utility shut-off prevention, unexpected loss of household income, and more. For more information, please see

Please take time to scroll through all of our wonderful "Bookish" auction items donated by An Unlikely Story staff, local neighbor bookstores, authors, illustrators, publishers, book reps and booksellers. You can bid on Book Bundles, Gift Bundles, Signed Books, Wimpy Kid items autographed by Jeff Kinney and even the chance to have a character named after you in an upcoming novel!

To give a monetary donation without placing a bid, please click the green "donate" button on the top right corner of this page. Your monetary donation is 100% tax-deductable.

About Our BINC Auction

Bidding -- Helpful Tips

1) You need to create an account in order to bid on items.
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2) Items are designated by either "BID" or "BUY NOW." For BID items, you can enter either an exact or proxy bid. Proxy bidding places bids on your behalf at the lowest possible increments. Simply enter your maximum bid (the highest amount you are willing to pay). Your maximum bid is only placed when another bidder also bids up to that amount.

3) BUY NOW items are available for immediate purchase and will prompt you to pay right away to secure your receipt of the item. There are multiple quantities of a BUY NOW product so you may purchase more than one.

4) Shipping on the first lot is $8.00. Additional lots will be charged $2.00 for inside the USA. Shipping to Canada is $20.00 with each additional lots at $5.00. Be sure to put in your correct shipping address for fast and precise delivery. WE APOLOGIZE BUT WE CANNOT SHIP OUTSIDE OF THE USA AND CANADA.

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Thank you for bidding and joining us in raising funds for Binc. If you have any questions regarding this auction, please email or

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