Hear first hand what book publishers are excited about for the forthcoming season, and learn their behind the scenes secrets why!
Thursday, May 28
1:45-3:15 pm. AAP Annual Librarians’ Book Buzz—Part I. Jacob K. Javits Center (Room 1E14)
Hear the first installment of what book publishers are excited about for the forthcoming season, and learn their behind the scenes secrets why! Dominique R. Jenkins Academic Conventions and Library Marketing Manager, Penguin Group USA; Jen Childs, Director, Library Marketing, Random House; Michelle Fadlalla, Director of Marketing, Education & Library, Simon & Schuster; Michael Rockliff, Director of Library Sales and Marketing, Workman, Golda Rademacher, Library Marketing Manager, W. W. Norton; Linda Hollick, Publisher, New York Review Books; and Meredith Barnes, Soho Press.
Friday, May 29
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm. AAP Annual Librarians’ Book Buzz—Part II. Jacob K. Javits Center (Room 1E14)
Hear the second installment of what book publishers are excited about for the forthcoming season, and why. The second installment will feature publishers; Virginia Stanley, Director of Library Marketing, HarperCollins; Elenita, Chmilowski, Library Marketing Director, Perseus Books Group; Melissa Nicholas, Library Marketing Manager, Hachette Book Group, Chris Vaccari, Director, Library Marketing, Sterling; Talia Sherer, Director, Library Marketing, Macmillan; Claire Kelley, Marketing Manager, Melville House; and Julie Schaper, President, Consortium Book Distribution, and Jean Johnson, National Accounts Manager for Schools and Libraries Sourcebooks.
3:30 pm – 5 pm. Seventh Annual Librarian Shout ‘n Share @ Book Expo. Jacob K. Javits Center (Room 1E14), Co-sponsored by the AAP and Library Journal. Librarians gather at the close of the 2nd day of BEA to talk about their most recent discoveries on the exhibit floor, and upcoming works they are looking forward to sharing with their patrons. Wilda Williams, Fiction Editor, Library Journal moderates this year’s Shout N Sharers: Kristi Chadwick, Advisor, Small Libraries Massachusetts Library System; Charlene Rue, Acting Director of BookOps, New York & Brooklyn Public Libraries; Jamie Watson, Collection Development Coordinator, Baltimore County Public Library; Jennifer Dayton, Collection Development Manager, Darien Library; and Robin Nesbitt, Collection Development, Columbus Public Library.