Book Expo America is the number one book and author event in the U.S. When it comes to what’s hot in the world of books and publishing this event is not to be missed. The 4-day extravaganza is jam packed with talks, readings and more. Below we’ve highlighted a few must attend events.
Wednesday, May 28
9:30 am – 5:30 pm Great books are available in all languages. Learn about the world of book translation at the Global Market Forum
5:30 p.m. Annual Children’s Book Art Auction and Reception
Also on May 28 don’t miss the BEA Bloggers Conference to learn, be inspired, and connect with book bloggers, authors, and publishing industry professionals.
Thursday May 29
8:00 am – 9:30 am Adult Book & Author Breakfast- enjoy lively panel discussions as top authors discuss their work, the industry and more over breakfast (tickets required) . This breakfast also features several high powered stars including Master of Ceremonies Neil Patrick Harris, Anjelica Huston, Tavis Smiley and Lisa Scottoline.
Throughout the city don’t miss the fourth annual Author Stages! The Author Stages will feature authors in a Q&A format, discussing their latest books and sharing industry stories. It’s a great way to meet your favorite authors and to learn about the subjects they care most about. There are over 750 authors available to sign autographs throughout the conference. For a full list of authors signing books, check out the Book Expo America website