America in Bloom Bookstore

America in Bloom is proud to present volumes written and designed by AIB volunteers. The authors donated their time and talent to create these books and have generously donated the publication rights to AIB. AIB uses profits from the books to help fund its programs.

BRAND NEW! Best Ideas Annual 2016

Celebrating planting pride in America, the America in Bloom (AIB) Best Ideas 2016 Annual is an update to the popular Best Ideas book, a resource for communities across the country. 

This annual includes the best ideas from the 2016 awards program participants in their own words and special mentions from the judges. These are the best and brightest examples of what communities are actively doing this year to develop and improve.

50 pages, full color. $12. Click here to order. 





Best Ideas Annual 2015

Celebrating planting pride in America, the America in Bloom (AIB) Best Ideas 2015 Annual is an update to the popular Best Ideas book, a resource for communities across the country. 

This annual includes the best ideas from the 2015 awards program participants in their own words and special mentions from the judges. These are the best and brightest examples of what communities are actively doing this year to develop and improve.

50 pages, full color. $11. Click here to order.  




Best Ideas Annual 2014
The America in Bloom (AIB) Best Ideas 2014 Annual is an update to the popular Best Ideas book, a resource for communities across the country. 

This annual includes the best ideas from the 2014 awards program participants in their own words and special mentions from the judges. 

42 pages, full color. $10. Click here to order.  






Ten Years of Best Ideas
Ten Years of Best Ideas is 218 pages of the best and brightest examples of what various communities are actively doing to develop and improve their communities, as well as suggestions from AIB judges and experts. Full color. $25. 










Perspectives on Planting Pride. By Marvin N. Miller Ph.D.
  
156 pages. Celebrating planting pride in America, this book is a retrospective of AIB's past president Marvin N. Miller’s thoughts on community, plants, people, and how horticulture of all sorts can improve lives and lifestyles. $10.