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HelloGiggles Founder and BookCon Panelist Sophia Rossi Talks About the Love Affair Between Books and the Internet

Laura M. Bell | Posted 05.28.2015 | Books
Laura M. Bell

You've got to feel sorry for books: they have a lot to contend with. TV and computer games were bad enough, what with that deadly combination of moving images and sounds, but now there's the Internet, and all the things that come with 24-7 interconnectivity on a global scale.

Inkubate Launches New Technology at BookExpo America

Stacy Clark | Posted 05.27.2015 | Books
Stacy Clark

Events at this year BookExpo America (BEA) showcase how Inkubate powers the traditional publishing pipeline with its interactive platform

Diversity An Issue As National Book Convention Opens

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 07.27.2014 | Black Voices

NEW YORK (AP) — Three years ago, guest speaker Mindy Kaling joked that publishing's annual national convention, BookExpo America, resembled "a high ...

BookExpo America 2014: Books, Events and Authors to Watch for

Lisa Parkin | Posted 07.21.2014 | Books
Lisa Parkin

BookExpo America commences in one week, and with hundreds of authors, events and signings, it's a busy and confusing place to be. I talked with a few publishers who helped me narrow down what young adult book fans should do at BEA.

In New York, The Real Vanity Publishers Converge

Michael Levin | Posted 08.05.2013 | Books
Michael Levin

The reality is that bookstores are disappearing. That book readers are finding other things to do with their time and money.

Adventures of a First Time BEA Attendee: A Mildly Helpful Guide to BookExpo America

Lelia Nebeker | Posted 08.03.2013 | Books
Lelia Nebeker

Despite not getting all the books on my BEA wish list and the fact that I still can't feel my feet, I would consider my first BookExpo America a success. Here is a list of what I learned.

Easy Reader: Tote That Book and All the Other BookExpo America Giveaways

David Finkle | Posted 07.31.2013 | Books
David Finkle

New York City--The most interesting piece of anecdotal information I picked up at this year's BookExpo America was from Paul Oliver in the Soho Press ...

BookExpo America: Behind the Scenes for How to Write a Book

Jennifer S. Wilkov | Posted 07.30.2013 | Books
Jennifer S. Wilkov

When you build a career in any industry, it is important to get into the thick of things and learn as much as you can about the business activities involved so you can become more of an insider as opposed to just a spectator.

A Bangle, a Book, and a Cupcake

Kimberlie I. Leon | Posted 07.22.2013 | Books
Kimberlie I. Leon

It all began a few months ago when some of the girls on my team started to wear the latest craze in bangles. I noticed them immediately because they were not only visually interesting, but also made a pleasing-to-the-ear jingling sound. I was intrigued so I set out to learn more, which brought me to discover Alex and Ani.

What Is It About a Bookstore?

Kimberlie I. Leon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Kimberlie I. Leon

Where are book lovers gathering these days with less and less bookstores around? And where will they gather in years to come as technology continues to change the way we live?

What's Behind the Covers?

Kimberlie I. Leon | Posted 07.08.2013 | Books
Kimberlie I. Leon


In the Search for Success: Into the Self-Publishing Nightmare

Jorge | Posted 06.10.2013 | Books

If you are a writer planning to self-publish, I strongly advice that you to try eBooks. The risk is much lower.

Easy Reader: On-the-Hustle Impressions of BookExpo America 2012

David Finkle | Posted 08.12.2012 | Books
David Finkle

If you love books so much you get involved with them beyond being a reader, then you have to be interested in the annual BookExpo America. As a reviewer/author, my idea of a good time is to wander the aisles looking for whatever catches my eye.

BEA 2012: Young Adult Editor's Buzz

Lisa Parkin | Posted 08.08.2012 | Books
Lisa Parkin

You can't walk two feet at BookExpo America without stumbling on a hot new read showcased at one of the 1,000 booths inside the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.

LIVE: BookExpo America 2012

Posted 06.05.2012 | Books

BookExpo America 2012 (aka BEA) is the largest publishing event in North America. Primarily an industry event, it allows publishers, authors, bloggers...

An Insider's Guide to the Characters of BookExpo America

Peter Ginna | Posted 07.31.2011 | Books
Peter Ginna

Names change, but the cast of characters is familiar. The Very Important Publisher (or Agent) is easily spotted because he's one of a small number of people wearing a well-tailored suit.

From 'The Schnittman' To 'The Swagaholic': Classic Characters At BookExpo, Described | Posted 07.31.2011 | Books

The 2011 edition of BookExpo America, or as we call it in the trade “BEA,” has just concluded—the industry’s annual hoedown where booksellers,...

WATCH: World's Oldest Female Bodybuilder Muscles Her Way Into Guinness World Records

Original Reporting | Buck Wolf | Posted 07.29.2011 | Weird News

At a time in life when most people would be happy sitting on a park bench, Ernestine Shepherd is benching more than her own weight -- and competing wi...

What Was The Biggest Problem At Day 1 Of BookExpo America? | Posted 07.25.2011 | Books

Publishers have been known to be a bitchy lot but this year most of the bitching on day one seemed to be focused on the intermittent and or ineffectua...

Kobo eReader Claims 10% Of American Market | 0 0 | Posted 07.24.2011 | Books

BookExpo America is upon us, and all the talk at the New York publishing fair is of booming e-book sales and where that leaves hardbacks and paperback...

Guess Who’s Exhibiting At BookExpo America For The First Time?

paidContent | Laura Hazard Owen | Posted 07.17.2011 | Books

Apple (NSDQ: AAPL), which almost never appears at industry conferences unless it is doing the hosting, will exhibit this year at BookExpo America, the...

Highlights From the First Annual Book Blogger Convention

Andrew Shaffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Andrew Shaffer

The first annual Book Blogger Convention was officially held on May 28 at the Javits Center in New York City, immediately following the conclusion of BookExpo America. More than 200 bloggers, publishers, and authors attended.

Will Paper Books Go the Way of the Silent Film? Change in the Air at BookExpo America

Steve Leveen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Steve Leveen

Will someone sitting on a park bench reading a book made of paper date our time?

3 Best Takeaways for Writers from BookExpo America

Arielle Ford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Arielle Ford

Amazon will become a full-fledged publisher in six months. This doesn't come as a surprise to most industry insiders.

BookExpo America 2010: Hopes And Dreams At The Javits Center (PHOTOS)

Jason Pinter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jason Pinter

Every one of the 30,000 attendees entered BookExpo America with dreams--and at BEA they all seem so tantalizingly possible.