Edited by Jill A. Tardiff with Randy Kato, Shannon Maughan, John Niernberger, Diane Patrick, Karole Riippa, Laurele Riippa and Mary Ann Tennenhouse
Featured:Fruit by Brian Francis; LaGuardia by Amanda Ward; Welcome to the Fallen Paradise by Dayne Sherman; Hell's Half Acre by Will Christopher Baer; The View from Delphi by Jonathan Odell; The Wreck of the Twilight Limited by Joe Formichella; Way to Go by Alan Spence; Ibid by Mark Dunn; My Wife and My Dead Wife by Michael Kun; Island of First Light by Norman G. Gautreau; The Forgotten Genius by Stephen Inwood. Discounts: free freight. Booth: 3633.
Featured: Magnetic Poetry, the Original Kit; Kid's Kit; Poetry Stones; Writer's Remedy; Magnetic Poetry Creativity Journal.
Discounts: free freight on orders of $350.
MAGNOLIA PUBLISHING CO.
This first-time exhibitor publishes regional fiction for those Southern or Southern "at heart."
Featured:For Molly, The Search for Shannon and The Return, all by Vicki Allen.
Drawings: daily for gift baskets; autographed books.
Discounts: 10%; 90-day billing; free freight.
MAILBOX PLUS/AMERICAN COLLECTIVE STAND
A new service for publishers, agents, authors, distributors and others who otherwise do not take exhibition space at book fairs or conventions; provides benefits of the American Collective Stand, including program listings, message center, Internet access and limited meeting space at affordable prices.
Exhibiting with Scottish Publishers Assn.
Featured:Dancing in the Sea; Indian Peter; Life of Riley; Rent Boy; Hidden History of Women in Scotland; Female Cancers; Travels with Emigrants.
Exhibiting with Publishers Marketing Assn.
MANDALA PUBLISHING GROUP
Exhibiting with Palace Press Int'l.
Exhibiting with Publishers Group West.
Featured: PopOut Maps; I-Maps (laminated); Insideout city-guides.
Giveaways: Chicago PopOut Maps.
Discounts: see PGW booth for details.
Booths: 3845, 3846; 3945, 3946.
This distributor offers a comprehensive selection of maps and atlases; other services include stock modeling and Web-store fulfillment from warehouse.
Featured: company services; new map and atlas titles.
Discounts: free freight.
Booths: 3118, 3218.
Offers creative mapping services, including map-product development and custom mapping content.
Featured: Pocket GuideMaps (23 cities); MapQuest Large Print Road Atlas; The MapQuest Atlas (standard; deluxe); World Reference Atlas; Student Atlas; MapQuest Road Atlas & Travel Planner; MapQuest Quick Reference Road Atlas; Digest Road Atlas; Pocket Road Atlas; Miniature World Atlas.
Exhibiting with the Alexander Institute.
MARION STREET PRESS
This first-time exhibitor publishes books on the craft of writing.
Featured:The Book on Writing and Championship Writing, both by Paula LaRocque; The Renegade Writer by Linda Formichelli and Diana Burrell; The Dictionary of Concise Writing and The Dimwit's Dictionary, both by Robert Hartwell Fiske.
Giveaways: "I Love Dimwits" bumper stickers.
Discounts: 50%, free freight.
MARIUCCIA IACONI BOOK IMPORTS
Helps authors and independent publishers successfully market their books with cost-effective, results-driven public-relations campaigns and book-marketing training programs.
Featured: company services.
Offers more than 2,500 remainder and overstock titles in a wide range of subjects, as well as stationery and related closeout items.
Featured:Fire by Sebastian Junger; America's Queen by Sarah Bradford; Michelin North American Road Atlas; Game Day by Derek Jeter; NASCAR Racers by White and Kinrade; Jane Brody's Good Seafood Book; A Different Drummer by Michael Deaver; Single & Single by John le Carré; Barbie titles; Winnie the Pooh titles.
Booths: 755, 855.
MARLOWE & CO.
Imprint of Avalon Publishing Group; distributed by Publishers Group West.
Featured:Be and Do, both by A. C. Ping; Best Food Writing 2004, edited by Holly Hughes; The New Glucose Revolution Smart Carb Diet by Jennie Brand-Miller, Kaye Foster-Powell and Joanna McMillan-Price; Too Soon Old, Too Late Smart by Gordon Livingston.
This first-time exhibitor offers a wide range of fragrance and personal-care products.
Featured: aromatherapy soaps; bath salts; candles; incense; paper sachets.
Discounts: free freight on orders over $350.
Exhibiting with Book Sales Inc.
MARTINGALE & CO.
Imprints include That Patchwork Place; exhibiting with Publishers Assn. of the West.
Featured from Martingale & Co.:Little Box of Scarves by Melissa Matthay and Sheryl Thies; Knits from the Heart by Kristin Spurkland; Knit It Now by Julie Montanari; Purely Primitive Hooked Rugs by Pat Cross; Holidays at Home; collage cards.
From That Patchwork Place:The Magic of Quiltmaking by Margaret Rolfe and Jenny Bowker; The Quilter's Quick Reference by Candace Strick; More Nickel Quilts by Pat Speth; Coffee-Time Quilts by Cathy Wierzbicki.
Discounts: 48%, free freight.
Booths: 2254, 2255.
MASON CREST PUBLISHERS
Publishes core-related materials for grades 4—12.
Featured: selected titles from current catalogue.
MASTER CHING HAI INT'l ASSN.
Imprints include Infini Press and Magi Publications; exhibiting with Publishers Marketing Assn.
Featured from Infini Press:Fun with Chinese Characters by Huay Peng Tan; How Koreans Talk: A Collection of Expressions by Sang-Hun Choe and Christopher Torchia.
From Magi Publications: Guess How Much I Love You series (Arabic/English; Chinese/English; Korean/English; Vietnamese/English) by Sam McBratney.
Discounts: free freight (continental U.S.).
This first-time exhibitor offers remainders, overstocks, white-sale, value publishing titles, and hurt books and skids in various nonfiction, children's and giftbook categories.
Featured: select titles; hurt books and skids from Henry Holt and FSG.
MAYO CLINIC HEALTH INFORMATION
Provides health publications for the general public; publishes the Mayo Clinic On Health series on various topics.
Featured:Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy; The New Mayo Clinic Cookbook; Mayo Clinic Guide to Women's Cancers; Mayo Clinic's Exercise and Fitness for Real People.
MBI PUBLISHING CO.
Offers enthusiast-subject titles; its new imprint Zenith Press specializes in military history and aviation titles.
Featured:An Insider's View of NASCAR by Brock Yates; Choppers: Heavy Metal Art by Mike Seate, photos by Michael Lichter; Broken Eagle: How to Defeat a Superpower, Lessons of Fourth Generation Warfare by Thomas Hammes; Mopar Muscle by Robert Genat, photos by David Newhardt; John Deere by Randy Leffingwell; Monster Garage series, including How to Weld Damn Near Anything and How to Paint Damn Near Anything;Hot Rod: The Photography of Peter Vincent by Peter Vincent; My Life with Dogs by Roger Welsch.
Discounts: 50% on orders of 10 or more books; free freight (new customers; first order).
Distributed by National Book Network.
Featured:The Only Life That Mattered by James Nelson; Wine Tour of the Finger Lakes by Grady Wells, photos by Kristian S. Reynolds; Man of War by Alexander Kent; Storm Force to Narvik by Alexander Fullerton.
Giveaways: blads of The Only Life That Mattered; pirate paraphernalia; postcards; posters.
Drawings: framed art print (Alexander Kent covers).
Discounts: extra 3%.
HENRY MCBRIDE FOUNDATION
MCCLENDON REPORT PUBLISHING
This first-time exhibitor publishes African-American textbooks and children's books.
Featured:Suit Shoes by Quanica McClendon; How to Find a Good Black Man by Theodore McClendon; Ax or Ask? The African-American Guide to Better English by Garrard McClendon.
Drawings: signed books.
Discounts: 50% coupons.
MCGILL-QUEEN'S UNIV. PRESS
Exhibiting with the Assn. for the Export of Canadian Books.
Featured:The Ethical Canary: Science, Society and the Human Spirit by Margaret Somerville; Dead Boys Can't Dance: Sexual Orientation, Masculinity and Suicide by Michel Dorais with Simon L. Lajeunesse; After the Terror by Ted Honderich; A Woman's Way Through Unknown Labrador by Mina Benson Hubbard, edited by Sherrill Grace; In Search of Cinema: Writings on International Film Art by Bert Cardullo.
MCGRAW-HILL CHILDREN'S PUBLISHING (DBA SCHOOL SPECIALTY CHILDREN'S PUBLISHING)
Booths: 501, 601.
Featured:The Making of Doom 3 by Steven Kent; How to Do Everything with eBay by Greg Holden; How to Do Everything with Your Genealogy by George Morgan; Windows XP QuickSteps by Marty Matthews; Hardening Windows Systems by Roberta Bragg; Databases Demystified by Andrew Oppel; Oracle Database 10g: A Beginner's Guide by Ian Abramson et al.; 101 Killer Apps for Your Pocket PC by Dave Johnson and Rick Broida; Adobe Creative Suite Keyboard Shortcuts by Guy Hart-Davis.
Booths: 701, 801.
Featured:The Weekend Millionaire's Secrets to Investing in Real Estate by Mike Summey and Roger Dawson; The Millionaire Real Estate Investor by Gary Keller with Dave Jenks and Jay Papasan; The Ultimate New York Body Plan by David Kirsch; You Play to Win the Game by Herman Edwards with Shelly Smith; World Out of Balance by Paul Laudicina; Shine by Larry Thompson; McGraw-Hill's SAT I by Christopher Black and Mark Anestis; McGraw-Hill's SAT 2400! by Laurie Rozakis; Sarah Laughed by Vanessa Ochs; My Personal Best by John Wooden with Steve Jamison; The Show by Roland Lazenby.
Giveaways: McGraw-Hill fitness gear.
Drawings: raffles for a digital camera and Doom 3 poster.
Booths: 701. 801.
MARILYN MCGUIRE & ASSOCIATES
Formerly known as NAPRA, this group assists in the creation, publication, marketing and sale of books and other products that support spiritual growth, conscious living and positive social change; offers exhibit services; sponsors the Nautilus Book Awards.
Featured: 2004 Nautilus Book Award winners/books.
Drawings: for a complete set of 2004 NBA winners/books (retailers).
Discounts: 50% off freight on show-catalogue orders.
Booths: 2567, 2568.
MC PRESS ONLINE
Imprints include IBM Press; exhibiting with Independent Publishers Group.
Featured from MC Press:How to Become a Highly Paid Corporate Programmer by Paul Harkins; XML for iSeries by Steve Bos and David Morris; Qshell for iSeries by Ted Holt and Fred Kulack; Eclipse Step by Step by Joe Pluta.
From IBM Press:IBM WebSphere Application Server Express by Bob Cancilla and Kevin Postreich; Online, On Time, On Target by Mark Kozak-Holland; An Introduction to Web Application Development with IBM WebSphere Studio by Gary Craig and Peter Jakab; Developing J2EE Applications with IBM WebSphere Studio by Howard Kushner; Understanding the IBM WebFacing Tool by Claus Weiss and Emily Bruner; Building Applications with IBM WebSphere Studio and JavaBeans by Colette Burrus and Stephanie Parkin; IBM WebSphere Portal Primer by Ashok Iyengar and Venkata Gadepalli.
Discounts: see IPG booth for details.
Distributed by Simon & Schuster.
Featured:Mary Had a Little Jam, If Kids Ruled the School and Rolling in the Aisles, all by Bruce Lansky; Pregnancy Q&A by Trish Booth; Getting Organized for Your New Baby by Maureen Bard and Christine Zuchora-Walske; Getting Your Child from No to Yes by Barbara Unell and Jerry Wyckoff; Expecting Change by Ellen Sue Stern; Feed Me I'm Yours by Vicki Lansky.
Giveaways: FeatureSource (free trials to publishers); pens; candy.
Featured: decorative calendars; social stationery items.
Discounts: free freight on orders over $500.
Featured: English Spanish Foundations Series by Gladys Rosa-Mendoza, including When I Am, Cars, Trucks and Planes, Lupe Lupita, Where Are You?, My Clothes and Animals on the Farm.
Giveaways: posters; bags; mugs.
Drawings: for full set of books; digital camera.
Discounts: 55%, free freight (50-book minimum; combination).
R.S. MEANS CO./REED CONSTRUCTION DATA
This division of Reed Business Information provides construction-cost and reference publications in book and CD-ROM formats, and estimating services for construction management; also offers customized consulting services and training, educational and development seminars for all vertical trades in the U.S., Canada and international marketplaces.
Featured: company services and products.
Exhibiting with Publishers Marketing Assn.
This first-time exhibitor offers adult and young-adult fiction under its three imprints: Gold (mass market), Silver (trade paper), Bronze (young adult).
Featured:By Honor Bound and Ellie and the Elven King, both by Helen A. Rosburg; To Tame a Viking by Leslie Burbank; The Last Dance by Nan Ryan; Lady Dragon by Jewell Mason; Jinxed by Beth Ciotta; Heart of Vengeance by Tracy Cooper-Posey; Breeding Evil by Liz Wolfe; Wintertide by Linnea Sinclair; Once in a Time of Dragons by Shannon Drake.
Giveaways: signed limited edition prints.
Drawings: enter to win jewelry, birthday bouquet, bath products; see booth for details.
Discounts: Gold/Silver imprints: order 25 books (any title), receive five books free.
MEDIA SERVICES GROUP
A part of the "e-book experience" pavilion.
MEDPHARM SCIENTIFIC PUBLISHERS
A part of the German Collective Stand.
MEDTECH WRISTBANDS USA
This first-time exhibitor is an award-winning packager and now publisher of illustrated books; creator of the completely waterproof DuraBook.
Featured:American Beauties by Paul Starr; Hey There, Cupcake by Clare Crespo; Michael Graves Designs by Phil Patton; Soothing Soaks: A DuraBook Bathtub Reader; Seasons Gleamings: The Art of the Aluminum Christmas Tree; Fortune: 75 Years of Photographs; The Lexus Story: Redefining Luxury.
Exhibiting with Independent Publishers Group.
MENASHA RIDGE PRESS
Distributed by Globe Pequot Press.
Featured:Yosemite by Alexander Huber and Heinz Zak; 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: New York City by Christopher and Catherine Brooks; The Best of the Appalachian Trail Day Hikes, 2nd by Victoria Logue, Frank Logue and Leonard Adkins; The Best in Tent Camping: Colorado, 3rd by Johnny Molloy; A Canoeing & Kayaking Guide to Georgia by Suzanne Welander, Bob Sehlinger and Don Otey; Guide to the Blue Ridge Parkway, 2nd by Victoria Logue, Frank Logue and Nicole Blouin; Dangerous Wildlife in the Mid-Atlantic by F. Lynne Bachleda; Keeping Hearth & Home in Old Alabama by Carol Padgett; Bicycling the Blue Ridge, 4th by Elizabeth and Charlie Skinner; The Hiking Engine by Stuart Plotkin.
Giveaways: The Best in Tent Camping series bookmarks.
Drawings: for $100 REI gift certificate.
Discounts: 50% (53%, nonreturnable) on 25 or more copies (backlist titles).
MERCER UNIV. PRESS
MERCK & CO.
Featured:Improvisation for Actors and Writers by Bill Lynn; More Theatre Games for Young Performers and Introduction to Theatre Arts, both by Suzi Zimmerman; Fifty More Professional Scenes for Student Actors by Garry Michael Kluger; Group Improvisation by Peter Gwinn and Charna Halpern; The Complete Audition Book for Young Actors by Roger Ellis.
Giveaways: copies of Plays for Young Audiences by Max Bush.
Discounts: 50%, free freight (U.S. only) on 10 or more books (front- or backlist).
Exhibiting with Client Distribution Services (CDS).
Featured: The Car Design Yearbook series by Stephen Newbury; Asmara: Africa's Secret Modernist City by Edward Denison, Guang Yu Ren and Naigzy Gebremedhin; Building with Light: An International History of Architectural Photography by Robert Elwall; World Graphic Design: Contemporary Graphics from Africa, the Far East, Latin America and the Middle East by Geoffrey Caban; Tina Modotti and Edward Weston: The Mexico Years by Sarah M. Lowe; Sombra: Photographsby Ruven Afanador, foreword by Jean-Paul Gaultier; Plop: Recent Projects of the Public Art Fund by Tom Eccles, Anne Wehr and Jeff Kastner; Splendors of China's Forbidden City by Chuimei Ho and Bennet Bronson; Turner's Britain by James Hamilton; Aerospace Design, edited by Anthony M. Springer, foreword by Neil Armstrong.
Featured:The Merriam-Webster Dictionary; Merriam-Webster's Intermediate Dictionary; Merriam-Webster's School Dictionary; Merriam-Webster's Intermediate Thesaurus; Merriam-Webster's How to Use Your Dictionary; Merriam-Webster's Notebook Thesaurus; Notebook Spanish-English Dictionary; Notebook French-English Dictionary and Merriam-Webster's Pocket French-English Dictionary.
Giveaways: "dictionary" T-shirts.
Discounts: graduation and back-to-school deals; extra percentage on new titles and bestselling backlist.
Produces plush dolls and toys based on children's literature, historical figures and museum collections.
Featured: various items based on children's books characters, including Walter the Farting Dog (doll), Five Little Monkeys (finger-puppet set), Junie B. Jones (doll), Judy Moody (doll).
Giveaways: finger puppets.
Discounts: free freight.
This first-time exhibitor publishes graphic novels; an imprint of the American Bible Society.
Featured:Samson: Judge of Israel by Jerry A. Novick, illus. by Mario Ruiz, Kevin Conrad and Rich Bonk; Testament by Jim Krueger, illus. by Bill Sienkiewicz and George Pratt et al.; Joe: City of Dreams by Brian Augustyn, illus. by Sanford Greene and Scott Kester; Unforgiven, by Brian Augustyn, illus. by Dick Giordano and Terry Austin.
Giveaways: sketches by Mario Ruiz (with purchase); posters.
MICHELIN TRAVEL PUBLICATIONS
Featured: Michelin Must Sees series by Michelin staff, including Los Angeles, Montreal, New Orleans, San Francisco, Vancouver; Road Atlas + Travel Guide series by Michelin staff, including Great Lakes /Ontario, Gulf Coast, Texas, Quebec, Western Canada, Northeast Corridor, Pacific Coast, Mid-Atlantic USA.
Giveaways: luggage tags.
Discounts: free freight (qualifying orders).
Booths: 3107, 3207.
MICHIGAN STATE UNIV. PRESS
Exhibiting with the AAUP.
Featured:A Sinner of Memory: Essays by Melita Schaum; Death in Reverse by Ruth L. Schwartz; Smoke Dancing by Eric Gansworth; Amp'd by Gary Finke; Alien Heart: The Life & Work of Margaret Laurence; Natural Museums: U.S. National Parks, 1872—1916 by Kathy S. Mason.
Giveaways: galleys of Amp'd; postcards.
MIDAS PRINTING GROUP
Prints and binds various types of books using CPT technology and hi-fi printing techniques.
Featured: various book and binding samples.
Giveaways: notepads, paper bags.
MIDDLE ATLANTIC PRESS
This first-time exhibitor is a subsidiary of Koen Book Distributors; offers regional-interest titles on folklore, sports, travel, history and children's books covering the Greater Delaware Valley.
Featured:The Great Philadelphia Fan Book; the Phillie Phanatic children's book series.
MIDNIGHT JAM SESSION ENTERTAINMENT
MIDPOINT TRADE BOOKS
Provides full-service sales and distribution for mid-size independent publishers.
Featured:The Warrior Diet by Ori Hofmekler; Heart of the New Healer, edited by Dawson Church; Chicken Soup for the Soul Presents the Fearless Flight Kit by Ron Nielsen and Tim Piering; The Intelligent Guide to Texas Hold 'Em Poker by Sam Braids; Transitions Southern Africa by Gordon Clark; On-the-Go Golf Guides by United States Golf Teachers Federation; Numbers 101 for Small Business series by Angie Mohr; Arabic in 10 Minutes a Day; The Beatles Are Coming! by Bruce Spizer; How to Survive Your Freshman Year.
Giveaways: book-related merchandise; books.
Drawings: daily for an iPod.
Discounts: independent bookstores: 60%, free freight on selected titles (orders placed by July 31, 2004).
Booths: 2367, 2467.
MIKAR CREATIVE STUDIO
MILANOSTAMPA-NEW INTERLITHO USA
MILES KELLY PUBLISHING
Publishes children's nonfiction and family titles; offers a complete packaging service to publishers, from conception through finished copies; exhibiting with Publishers Assn. (U.K.).
Featured: a wide range of children's books and related titles; company services.
Exhibiting with Publishers Group West.
Featured:Ordinary Wolves by Seth Kantner; Katya by Sandra Birdsell; The Pine Island Paradox by Kathleen Dean Moore; At the End of Ridge Road by Joseph Bruchac; Hard Times for Jake Smith by Aileen Kilgore Henderson; Perfect by Natasha Friend.
Giveaways:Hard Times posters; galleys.
Discounts: see PGW booth for details.
Publishes the Miller's Antiques Guides and other titles on antiques and collectibles; distributed in the U.S. by Phaidon Press; a part of the Octopus Publishing Group.
Featured:Miller's Antiques Price Guide 2005, edited by Elizabeth Norfolk et al.
Booths: 2753, 2853.
MILLY MOLLY BOOKS
Distributed by National Book Network.
MINNESOTA HISTORICAL SOCIETY PRESS/BOREALIS BOOKS
Imprints include Borealis Books; exhibiting with the AAUP.
Featured from MHSP:Minnesota Goes to War: The Home Front in World War II by Dave Kenney; Before the Stars: Early Major League Hockey and the St. Paul Athletic Club Team by Roger Godin; Permanent Minnesotans by Stew Thornley; The Business of War by William Gates Le Duc; Big Dreams, Slim Means: Minnesota's Twin Cities, 1849—1883 by Jocelyn Wills; Caring for American Indian Objects by Sherelyn Ogden.
From Borealis Books:Strange Days, Dangerous Nights: Photos from the Speed Graphic Era by Larry Millett; Potato City: The Natural History of an American Suburb by Sue Leaf; A Country Doctor's Chronicle by Roger A. MacDonald, M.D.; Fitzgerald in Minnesota, edited by Patricia Hampl and David Page.
Giveaways: ARCs of Potato City and A Country Doctor's Chronicle; tote bags; posters; tattoos.
Discounts: 47% (10-unit minimum).
MINSTREL TRADING & MARKETING (MTM CORP.)
MINT PUBLISHERS GROUP
MIRACLE BOOK ENDS
Featured:Battles Lost and Won by David Boies; Yao: A Life in Two Worlds by Yao Ming; Sammy's Hill by Kristin Gore; Light Before Day by Christopher Rice; The White Rose by Jean Hanff Korelitz; The Golem's Eye by Jonathan Stroud; After the Apple: Women in the Bible by Sylvia Ann Hewlett and Naomi Rosenblatt.
This U.K.-based publisher offers illustrated books on wine, interior design, decorative arts, gardening, antiques, nature, travel and home reference; distributed in the U.S. by Phaidon; a part of the Octopus Publishing Group.
Featured:Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book (new edition) by Hugh Johnson; Modern Indian Interiors by Michael Freeman; Art by Film Directors by Karl French; Stiletto by Caroline Ox.
Booths: 2753, 2853.
Featured:The Coming Generational Storm: What You Need to Know About America's Economic Future by Kotlikoff and Burns; Building Stata: The Design and Construction of Frank O. Gehry's Stata Center at MIT by Joyce; Rhythm Science by Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky that Subliminal Kid; Typologies of Industrial Buildings by Becher; From Airline Reservations to Sonic the Hedgehog: A History of the Software Industry by Campbell-Kelly; Prosthetic Gods by Foster; Subtitles: On the Foreignness of Film by Egoyan; Gehry Draws by Rappolt; America's Environmental Report Card by Blatt; Diamond: A Struggle for Environmental Justice by Lerner; Deserts: The Living Drylands by Oldfield; Breakthrough! Stories and Strategies of Radical Innovation by Stefik; Eating Architecture by Horwitz and Singley.
Discounts: U.S. retail booksellers: 48% on trade backlist; free freight on five or more backlist titles; some restrictions apply; see booth for details.
MOBIL TRAVEL GUIDE
Featured: Mobil Travel Guide 2004/05 Regional Travel Planner series; America's Byways series; City Guide series; America's Best Hotel & Resort Spas; Where to Eat series.
MODERN LANGUAGE ASSN.
Exhibiting with the AAUP.
Featured:MLA Handbook and MLA Style Manual, both by Joseph Gibaldi; Literary Research Guide by James L. Harder; Approaches to Teaching World Literature series.
Discounts: retailers: 50%, free freight (U.S. only) on trade titles, 30% on MLA Handbook; wholesalers: 52% on trade titles, 30% on MLA Handbook.
Publishes children's books with strong license focus; offers educational workbooks
Featured: selected titles with such licensees as Beyblade, Build-A-Bear, Bratz, Lil Bratz, Fisher Price, Hot Wheels, Mighty Beanz, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, The Wiggles and Care Bears.
Booths: 521, 621.
Featured:Living Enlightenment by Andrew Cohen; What Is Enlightenment? magazine (new quarterly format).
Discounts: 50%, free freight.
Featured:Vitruvius on Architecture by Thomas Gordon Smith; The State of Architecture at the Beginning of the 21st Century, edited by Bernard Tschumi; Washington Through Two Centuries by Joseph R. Passonneau; Analyzing Ambasz, edited by Michael Sorkin; Carme Pinos: An Architecture of Overlay by Ana Maria Torres; The Business of Holidays, edited by Maud Lavin; Subway Memories, photos by Camilo José Vergara; The Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death by Corinne May Botz.
MONKFISH BOOK PUBLISHING CO.
Distributed by Consortium Book Sales & Distribution.
Featured:The Women Who Danced by the Sea by Marsha Mirkin; Pain, Sex and Time by Gerald Heard; Open Secrets: The Letters of Reb Yerachmeil ben Yisrael by Rami Shapiro; Pilgrim of Love: The Life and Teachings of Swami Kripalu by Atma Jo Ann Levitt; Ginny Good by Gerard Jones; Happy Maisy Coleman by Juli I. Huss; Goodbye, Amelia by Simone Felice; Out of the Labyrinth by Carl Frankel; The Religion of Man by Rabindranath Tagore, foreword by Philip Novak.
Discounts: retail/library: 50% plus free freight (U.S. only) on one in-stock backlist order (minimum 10 assorted books; no short-discount titles).
Publishes under three imprints: Moody Publishers, Northfield and Lift Every Voice.
Featured from Moody Publishers:Jesus A—Z by Yvonne and David Riley; Master Your Money by Ron Blue; Real TV/Real Transformations series (various titles) by Wendy Lawton.
From Northfield:Five Love Languages Men's Edition and Five Love Languages for Singles, both by Gary Chapman; Beautiful Places Spiritual Spaces by Sharon Hanby-Robie; Two Lives One Heart by Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr.
From Lift Every Voice:Soul Food & Living Water by Yolanda and William J. Powell; When a Man Loves a Woman by James Ford.
Drawings: for decorating consultation with Sharon Hanby-Robie.
Discounts: 90-day billing (qualifying orders).
MOON MOUNTAIN PUBLISHING
Publishes children's picture books and children's regional-interest titles; distributed by National Book Network.
Featured:The Black Regiment of the American Revolution by Linda Crotta Brennan, illus. by Cheryl Kirk Noll; Boats & Ships Field Guide series by Robert Holtzman, illus. by Wayne Curtis, including New England, The Gulf Coast, Rhode Island and Your Field Guide.
Discounts: 50%, retail; 52%, wholesale on orders of 25 or more.
MOOSE LAKE PUBLISHING
Featured: launching the Mosaic Press "Ideas" Series (four titles): The Incompatible Prophecies: An Essay on Bertrand Russell by Wilhelm von Humbolt, German Liberalism by the Hon. John Roberts, Preserving the Dnipro River (IDRC), Disastrous Materials: Materials Science Made Easy by Patrick Nicholson; The American Musical by Peter Riddle; Catullus XXX: Bilingual Latin/English Edition, trans. by Ewan White; Dreams of a Weeping Woman by Leon Whiteson; Play a Song Somebody by Cyril Dabydeen.
Discounts: "incredible" bargains on show orders.
Exhibiting with MBI Distribution Services.
Imprints include American Alpine Club, High Country News Books and Colorado Mountain Club Press; exhibiting with Publishers Assn. of the West.
Featured from Mountaineers Books:Rock Climbing by Craig Luebben; Hiking Light Handbook by Karen Berger; Adventure Journal by Kristin Hostetter; The Outdoor Knots Book by Clyde Soles; 100 Classic Hikes in Oregon by Douglas Lorain; Best Hikes with Dogs: Oregon by Ellen Bishop; Best Wildflower Hikes: Washington by Art Kruckeberg, Ira Spring, Karen Sykes and Craig Romano; Defending Wild Washington, edited by Edward A. Whitesell.
From American Alpine Club:Ways to the Sky: A Historical Guide to North American Mountaineering by Andy Selters.
From High Country News Books:Give & Take: How the Clinton Administration's Public Lands Offensive Transformed the American West, edited by Paul Larmer.
From Colorado Mountain Club Press:Run the Rockies by Steven Bragg.
Discounts: 50% on 10 or more frontlist titles; 50% plus free freight on 25 or more.
This first-time exhibitor is a new publishing venture undertaken by Dark Horse Comics; exhibiting with Publishers Group West.
Featured:Shanghai Diary: A Young Girl's Journey from Hitler's Hate to War-Torn China by Ursula Bacon.
Discounts: see PGW booth for details.
Exhibiting with Publishers Assn. (U.K.).
Featured: launching MQP stationery line; Grilling Genius by Scott Givot; Dog Massage by Wendy Kavanagh; Cat Massage by Nicola Routledge; Weight Loss Wisdom by Suzie Galvez; The Elvis Handbook by Tara McAdams; The Marilyn Handbook by Mike Evans; 1,000 Paths to Perfect Golf by Stephen Wilkinson; 1,000 Great Movie Moments by David Baird.
Booths: 3409, 3410.
MUD PUDDLE BOOKS
MULTIPLE STREAMS OF INCOME
Featured:True Courage by Dee Henderson; 7 Solutions for Burned Out Parents and Love for a Lifetime (new edition), both by James Dobson; Sisterchicks in Sombreros by Robin Jones Gunn; To Die For by Ryan Dobson with Brian Smith; For Women Only by Shaunti Feldhahn; The Walkout Woman by Steve Stephens and Alice Gray; The Signature of Jesus by Brennan Manning; Lists to Live By: The Christian Collection by Alice Gray, Steve Stephens and John VanDiest; The ADVENTure of Christmas by Lisa Welchel.
Giveaways: copies of Sisterchicks Do the Hula.
MURDOCH BOOKS (U.K.)
Publishes illustrated nonfiction books specializing in home design, cookery, cake-decorating, craft, gardening and do-it-yourself; exhibiting with Publishers Assn. (U.K.).
Featured: Techniques Based series, including Wok It, Grill It, Steam It and Bake It; Home Guides series, including Woodwork, Decorating, Garden Techniques, Craft and Cake Decorating.
MUSEUM PLANET HISTORIC TOURS
Offers in-depth tours of historic sites on CD-ROM and DVD.
Featured: titles by David Brown: Museum Planet Venice, Vol. I: Doge's Palace, Jewish Ghetto, Grand Canal; Museum Planet Venice, Vol. II The Basilicas: St. Mark's, Giovanni e Paolo, Frari; Museum Planet Venice (library edition); Museum Planet New York.
Distributes music to bookstores worldwide, offering a diverse selection including New Age, Celtic, Native American, world, jazz, classical and children's titles.
Featured: music titles.
Discounts: show special; see booth for details.
MY WORLD SOFTWARE