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  • U.S. Book Show 2024: Money Talks

    Finance maven and TikTok sensation Vivian Tu wants to be your new rich best friend, someone who will help you navigate the world of personal finance—and help you get rich, too, just like her.

  • U.S. Book Show 2024: Spotify Is Ready to Shake Up the Audio Market

    The world’s most popular streaming service has expanded into audiobooks, with a suite of services to offer publishers, authors, and agents and with a listening base hungry for audiobook content. (Sponsored)

  • U.S. Book Show 2024: Meet the Speakers

    On May 22, the much-anticipated U.S. Book Show, held by Publishers Weekly and the Association of American Literary Agents, will present an in-person educational conference for agents, editors, marketers at NYU’s Kimmel Center in New York City, bringing the industry together for continuing education, discussion of emerging trends, and networking to foster relationships within the publishing community.

  • U.S. Book Show to Offer a Day of Education and Connection

    The one-day event, produced by PW in cooperation with the AALA, is set for May 22 at NYU and will include a roundtable discussion featuring four publishing CEOs; a closing keynote by TikTok star and author Vivian Tu; and panels featuring such well-known industry players as Reagan Arthur, Dawn Davis, Sally Kim, Tanya McKinnon, Dominique Raccah, and Kelly Sonnack.

  • 'PW' Partners with AALA on 2024 U.S. Book Show

    'Publishers Weekly' and the Association of American Literary Agents will copresent the 2024 U.S. Book Show, a one-day in-person educational conference for agents, editors, marketers, and book publishing professionals, at NYU's Kimmel Center in New York City on May 22.

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: Matthew Gray Gubler Closes Out Children’s Day

    The third day of the U.S. Book Show was capped off on an entertaining note with a keynote given by Matthew Gray Gubler; the actor-turned-children’s book author-illustrator, who is known for his role as Dr. Spencer Reid on 'Criminal Minds,' made a segue into the literary world with the 2019 release of 'Rumple Buttercup.'

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: Meg Medina on Her 'Rebellious' Books for Young Readers

    On May 24, Newbery Medalist and newly appointed National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Meg Medina sat down with the 'New York Times for Kids' editorial director Amber Williams to discuss her storied career, the 10th anniversary of 'Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass,' and her latest project.

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: Tillie Walden and Jeff Smith on Putting Characters in Peril

    Two Eisner Award winners—Tillie Walden and Jeff Smith—spoke with editor-in-chief Heidi MacDonald at the U.S. Book Show on May 22 about their forthcoming work: Walden’s 'Clementine (Vol. 2)' and Smith’s companion to his long-running BONE comic book series, 'More Tall Tales.'

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: Jacqueline Woodson Works from Memory and Empathy

    At a lunch-hour keynote on May 24, National Book Award winner and former National Ambassador for Young People's Literature Jacqueline Woodson sat down with bookseller Miwa Messer.

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: Adult Day in Photos

    Lauren Groff, Keegan Michael Key, Sarah Jessica Parker, and more joined the U.S. Book Show on May 24 to discuss this year's most exciting forthcoming adult fiction and nonfiction.

  • U.S. Book Show: Human Connection Powers the Book Business

    Editors and literary agents on the mechanics—and the emotions—behind the publishing business, what makes a bestseller, and how book bidding wars can cloud expectations.

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: Comics and Graphic Novels Day in Photos

    A who's who of comics writers and graphic novelists—and a surprising number of hip hop legends—joined the U.S. Book Show on May 23 to discuss this year's most exciting forthcoming books in the comics format.

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: Libraries Confront Post-Pandemic Challenges

    The U.S. Book Show kicked off with lively discussions of the recent wave of book bans across the country, how citizens can successfully fight against those who would restrict our freedom to read, and how libraries and publishers can be strategic partners in enabling access to digital content.

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: PW Editors’ Picks Panels

    Our adult and children’s reviews editors will moderate a day of panels in which the editors of big fall titles showcase their books.

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: Schedule & Highlights

    The highlights from our programming this year include the return of our Libraries Are Essential program, keynotes from hip hop legend Chuck D and novelist Lauren Groff, and more.

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: About the Sponsors

    This year’s U.S. Book Show was made possible, in part, with the support of the following partners

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: Ty Wilson

    Publishers Group West sales rep Ty Wilson says he’s been in the book industry since the “Rolodex cards and clipboards era.”

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: Tom Leigh

    Minneapolis-based Macmillan house rep Tom Leigh hopes the third time will be the charm: he’s been nominated twice before for PW rep of the year, in 2008 and in 2013.

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: Julie Isgrigg

    Hachette Book Group sales rep Julie Isgrigg took what she calls a “nontraditionalist path” through the book industry.

  • U.S. Book Show 2023: Mark Fleeman

    Mark Fleeman of Fujii Associates introduces himself on the company’s website with a few words that succinctly encapsulate his 35-year career as a commission rep: “I’ve been with Fujii since 1988, many stories, and many miles.”

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