Events

09 May

Silent Art Auction at BookExpo to Feature 150 Pieces of Original Art

Here, auction coordinator Susannah Richards encourages all BookExpo attendees to purchase their tickets for the Silent Art Auction.

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09 May

Join the POS User Group Roundtables at BookExpo

The POS User Group Roundtables at BookExpo will allow current users of IBID, Basil, Wordstock, and Booklog to ask questions and figure out how to maximize the use of their current POS system.

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09 May

Prepare for Publicists Speed Dating With “Creating a Press Kit” Webinar

Booksellers who have registered for Publicists Speed Dating at BookExpo 2018 are encouraged to check out ABA’s webinar on “Creating a Press Kit,” which is available on ABA’s Learning on Demand page.

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09 May

Register Now for Special Events at BookExpo

ABA member booksellers have the opportunity to attend exclusive events, such as Meet the Editor and the Speed Dating Lunch with Children’s Book Authors. Deadlines are approaching; sign up now.

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08 May
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Children’s Institute Scholarship Winners, Attendee List Announced

Thanks to the generosity of lead sponsor Baker & Taylor, 55 publisher sponsors, the Book Industry Charitable Foundation, and Publishers Weekly, 79 booksellers have received a scholarship to attend Children’s Institute.

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08 May

Children’s Institute to Feature More Than 70 Authors and Illustrators

More than 70 authors and illustrators will appear at next month’s ABC Children’s Institute over the course of three days of keynote presentations, featured talks, and special events.

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08 May

Author and Wellness Expert Mallika Chopra to Speak at Children’s Institute

At Ci6, Mallika Chopra will share practical tips from her forthcoming children’s how-to meditation book, Just Breathe: Meditation, Mindfulness, Movement, and More.

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08 May

Meet Representatives From ABFE, Media Coalition, and 2020 Vision USA at BookExpo

Booksellers can visit Booth 2862 to meet Dave Grogan, Director of ABFE, Advocacy, and Public Policy; 2020 Vision USA President Denise Foster; and Media Coalition Executive Director David Horowitz.

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03 May

B&N Chairman Len Riggio to be BookExpo’s First-Ever Grand Opening Keynote Speaker

On Wednesday, May 30, Riggio will appear on the Midtown Stage to discuss the importance of brick-and-mortar stores and the changing book retail landscape.

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01 May

Ci6 Consultation Station to Feature 11 Business Service Providers

The Consultation Station at the sixth Children’s Institute will feature representatives from ABA’s affiliated business solution partners, POS vendors, and other service providers.

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01 May

Meet With the IndieCommerce Team at BookExpo, Children’s Institute

Booksellers can sign up now for one-on-one meetings with IndieCommerce staff at BookExpo 2018 in New York City or the upcoming Children’s Institute in New Orleans.

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01 May

BookExpo In-Booth Publicist Meet-Ups Slated for June 1

This year, BookExpo is giving booksellers the opportunity to meet with publicists in participating publisher booths during dedicated hours. 

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30 Apr

PRH to Kick Off BookExpo With Party at New Yorker Hotel

Independent booksellers attending BookExpo are invited to join Penguin Random House to kick off the 2018 trade show with nightcaps at the New Yorker Hotel.

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30 Apr

Fourth Independent Bookstore Day a Nationwide Hit

More than 500 bookstores celebrated this year’s Independent Bookstore Day on April 28. BTW spoke with several stores that reported a bump in sales and high energy and enthusiasm among customers.

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27 Apr

Wi14 Scholarship Application Process Opens

Booksellers who are interested in applying for a scholarship to ABA’s 2019 Winter Institute can do so by filling out the Wi14 scholarship application form on BookWeb.

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