Featured:Mary by Janis Cooke Newman; The Friends of Meagre Fortune by David Adams Richards; Dead Point by Peter Temple; To the Edge of the World by Harry Thompson; Story of the L.A. Times Terrorist Bombing by Dwight Williams and Lew Irwin. Giveaways: ARCs. Discounts: free freight. Booth:1219.
Magic Maestro Music
Magic Picture Frame Studio
This first-time exhibitor publishes museum-quality photo-books that turn history into time-travel adventure for all ages. Featured:Anthony and the Magic Picture Frame by Michael S. Class. Booth:4521.
Mailbox Plus/American Collective Stand
A new service available to publishers, agents, authors and others who do not take a booth or stand at BEA; offers benefits of American Collective Stand services. Booth:1226.
Main Street Rag
This first-time exhibitor is a small press that produces a quarterly literary magazine, publishes short-run productions and subcontracts publishing projects for other small presses. Featured:Main Street Rag back issues; Spinning Words into Gold by Maureen Ryan Griffin; Conquistador by Jay Griswold; Cut Men by Steve Taylor; The Hospital Poems by Jim Ferris; McLife by Richard Vargas; The Man Who by Anthony S. Abbott; The Book of Regrets by Norman Waksler; Chemistry on the Court by Mel Eaton Matuszak; Bush Pilot in Diamond Country by Donald Haack. Giveaways: pens; postcards; bookmarks. Drawings: one-year subscription (total, five); one complete back-issue collection. Booth:643.
Make Believe Ideas
Offers full-service book manufacturing. Booths:2443—2447.
Manic D Press
Featured:The Killers by Jarret Keene; Fast Forward by Eric Spitznagel; Tough Love by Abby Denson; Gutted by Justin Chin; Sanctuary by Adrienne Su; Abolishing Christianity and Other Essays by Jonathan Swift; The Military Draft Handbook by James Tracy; The Hashish Man and Other Stories by Lord Dunsany; In Me Own Words by Graham Roumieu; Good Advice for Young Trendy People of All Ages, edited by Jennifer Blowdryer. Giveaways:Tough Love. Discounts: 50% plus free freight (U.S. only) on one in-stock backlist order (minimum 10 assorted; no short discount titles). Booth:3262.
Maple Tree Press
Featured:I Found a Dead Bird by Jan Thornhill; Secret Agent Y.O.U. by Helaine Becker; Fear This Book by Jeff Szpirglas. Booth:2654.
Offers more than 100,000 map titles. Featured:Travel (map/globe); McDonald & Woodward; Washington, D.C.; Terra Atlas; Mad Maps; Get Out of Town!Discounts: free freight. Booths:1030—1034.
Featured:MapQuest Road Atlas (standard, large print and midsize editions); RV & Campsites; Golf Quest; Speed Quest; College; Bargain Quest; America's Best; Family Trip Planner. Booth:1039.
Specializes in street guides, fold maps and wall maps for many major cities. Featured: Seal Maps series of laminated fold maps covering most of the U.S.; U.S. Road Atlases in two sizes. Booth:1020.
Marion Street Press
Featured:The Buzzword Dictionary by John Walston; The Dictionary of Concise Writing, Second Edition and The Dimwit's Dictionary, Second Edition, both by Robert Hartwell Fiske; The Renegade Writer's Query Letters That Rock by Diana Burrell and Linda Formichelli; Les Brownlee by Les Brownlee; Email: The Manual by Jeffrey Steele. Giveaways: handbuzzers (Fri., May 19); fly swatters (Sat., May 20). Discounts: 50% on 15 assorted backlist units. Booth:2155.
Market Data Retrieval
MDR provides marketing information and services for the education market, including mailing lists, full-service e-marketing solutions, database marketing services, state-by-state school directories and statistical reports. Booth:6120.
Offers remainders and overstocks including juvenile, cooking, gardening, art, travel and reference. Booths:4350, 4351.
Marlowe & Co.
Featured:And Never Stop Dancing by Gordon Livingston. Booth:2644.
Offersincense, candles, sachets, bath salts, soaps and gift sets. Featured: Encens d'Auroville, Zen Sense, Spa and Veda product lines. Discounts: free freight ($400 minimum). Booth:5645.
Martingale & Co.
Featured:Pursenalities Plus by Eva Wiechmann; Little Box of Crocheted Bags by Candace Strick; Funky Chunky Knitted Accessories by Jan Eaton; The Yarn Stash Workbook by Laura Bryant; Better by the Dozen by Sue Dissmore; Origami Quilts by Louise Mabbs; Simply Primitive by Pat Cross; It's a Wrap by Susan Brier; Scrapbooking Off the Page and Onto the Wall. Discounts: 50%, free freight (U.S./Canada) on 12 books. Booth:3318.
Mascardi Nash Int'l
Mason Crest Publishers
This Barcelona-based publisher offers scientific, technical and professional books in the health sciences; exhibiting with Federación de Gremios de Editores de España. Booth:1003.
Maupin House Publishing
Featured:How to Write Fiction Like a Pro by Robert Newton Peck; Hormone Jungle by Brod Bagert; Discovering Voice by Nancy Dean; Models for Teaching Writing by Marcia S. Freeman; Giggles in the Middle by Jane Bell Kiester. Discounts: 52%, free freight (minimum $200 net, free freight U.S. only). Booth:6022.
Mayo Clinic Health Information
Giveaways: samplers, promotional items. Discounts: see Kensington booth for details. Booths:2924, 2925.
Featured from MBI:Ultimate Horse Barns by Randy Leffingwell; Rocking Down the Highway by Paul Grushkin. From Motorbooks:Velocity by John Lamm; 365 Cars You Must Drive by Matt Stone; The Harley-Davidson Reader by Jean Davidson; The Complete Book of Corvette by Mike Mueller; Faces of NASCAR by Scott Robinson. From Zenith:The Building: A Biography of the Pentagon by David Alexander; Iwo Jima by Eric Hammel; Twice Armed by R. Alan King. Giveaways: "surprise" promotional items. Discounts: 50% or free freight. Booth:1713.
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Featured from McGraw-Hill Consumer:The Ultimate New York Diet Plan by David Kirsch; The A-List Workout by Alyssa Shaffer; How to Avoid Marrying a Jerk by John Van Epp; The Feel-Good Diet by Cheryl R. Hart and Mary Kay Grossman; Winning the Lance Armstrong Way by Brad Kearns. From McGraw-Hill Business:Revved! by Harry Paul and Ross Reck; The Starbucks Experience by Joseph A. Michelli; The Millionaire Maker's Guide to Investing by Loral Langemeier; Getting to Your First Million by Lynnette Khalfani. From McGraw-Hill Education:Rock the SAT by Michael Moshan; McGraw-Hill's GMAT and GMAT with CD-ROM by James Hasik et al.; Chase's Calendar of Events; Financial Aid for the Utterly Confused by Anthony Bellia; GRE: The Official Preview. From McGraw-Hill Professional:Mark's Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers by Donald Green; Mike Myers A+ Certification All-in-One Cluster by Mike Myers; Oracle Database 10g Express Edition for Linux Starter Kit by Steve Bobrowski; Lineman's and Cableman's Handbook, 11th Edition; SQL Server 2005 by Jeffrey Shapiro. From McGraw-Hill Medical:First Aid Step 1, 2007, 17th Edition by Vikas Bhushan; Current Obstetrics and Gynecology Diagnosis & Treatment, 10th Edition by Alan DeCherney; Current Pediatric Diagnois & Treatment, 18th Edition by William Hay; Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment, 2007 by Stephen J. McPhee. From American Diabetes Association:ADA Complete Guide to Diabetes; Mr. Food's Diabetic Dinners in a Dash. From Entrepreneur Press:Hire Me, Inc. by Roy Blitzer; The Great Big Book of Business Lists by Courtney Thurman and Ashley Gardner. Giveaways: galleys/books (lead titles); the McGraw-Hill big red bag; Rock the SAT CD. Discounts: 3% over earned discount (selected titles). Booths:2024, 2025.
Marilyn McGuire & Assoc.
Featured:Hello Children by Dave Eggers; McSweeney's Issue 20/21, edited by Dave Eggers; Arboretum and New Sins, both by David Byrne; The Children's Hospital by Chris Adrian; Heroes in Disguise by Jim Shepard; End of I. by Stephen Dixon; Icelander by Dustin Long; Baby Fix My Car and Baby Do My Banking by Lisa Brown; Here They Come by Yannick Murphy. Discounts: see PGW booth for details. Booth:2745.
MeadWestVaco Produces consumer and office products such as social stationery, calendars (all formats) and scrapbooking kits; offers a full line of Christian school and stationery items. Featured: Amcal; At-a-Glance; Day Runner; Cornerstone; Aria. Booth:3417.
Featured: English-Spanish Foundations Series and Storybook Series; My House/Mi casa, It's My Birthday/¡Es mi cumpleaños!, I Live Here/¡Yo vivo aquí!, titles by Gladys Rosa-Mendoza; Lola by Loufane. Giveaways: posters, bags and mugs with purchase of 20 books (any combination). Drawings: daily for great prizes, including a full set of me+mi books (20 titles), an iPod. Discounts: 50%, free freight on 20 or more books. Booth:5527.
Booths: 2866, 2867.
Media Services Group
Medpharm Scientific Publishers
Featured:Die Molekül-Küche by Thomas Vilgis; Rätseltiere by Manfred Reitz; Fett! by Ulrike Gonder; Seitensprünge der Evolution by Matthias Glaubrecht; Notfälle im Kindesalter by Herwig Stopfkuchen; Kinder Universitas, edited by Kirsten Baumbusch, Andrea Liebers and Stefan Zeeh; Optimale Ernährung des Sportles by Dieter K. Baron and Aloys Berg; Lise Meitner, edited by Dietrich Hahn; Weltmacht Energie edited by Peter Hennicke and Miachael Müller; Posthumanes Menschsein? by Bernhard Irrgang. Booth:3703.
Featured: Individuals by Gap; Pop-up Book of Celebrity Meltdowns by Melcher Media; Charlie Palmer's Practical Guide to the New American Kitchen by Charlie Palmer; Paul Starr on Beauty: Conversations with Thirty Celebrated Women by Paul Starr; Hey There, Cupcake! 35 Yummy Fun Cupcake Recipes for All Occasions; The Beach Book; Aqua Erotica 2: 12 Stories, No Boundaries; Green Clean; Hanukkah Lights; Season's Gleamings. Booth:2938.
Melville House Publishing
Mercer Univ. Press
Featured:The Place Setting by Fred W. Sauceman; Southernmost Art and Literary Portraits by Jim Roberts; Ghosts and Shadows of Andersonville by Robert S. Davis; Children of Perdition by Tim Hashaw; The Spirit Divided, edited by John Wesley Brinsfield Jr.; Villa Clare by William Rawson Smith; Benjamin Elijah Mays by Carrie M. Dumas; When We Talk About God ... Let's Be Honest by R. Kirby Godsey; Sherman's 1864 Trail of Battle to Atlanta by Philip L. Secrist; and Homeplace Geography by Donald Edward Davis. Discounts: 45%. Booth:2561.
Merck & Co.
Featured:Merck Manual, 18th Edition; The Merck Manual of Medical Information, Home Edition; The Merck Geriatrics Manual; The Merck Manual of Health & Aging; The Merck Veterinary Manual; The Merck Index. Giveaways: bookmarks. Discounts: see Simon & Schuster for details. Booth:2861.
Featured:Better Homes and Gardens New Cook Book. Booth:3039.
Meisha Merlin Publishing
Featured:Reading Women by Stefan Bollmann; Indian Larry, photos by Timothy White, text by Timothy White, Paul Cox, Billy Lane, and Matthew Barney; Alice: Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll, illus. by Peter Blake; The Eames Lounge Chair by Martin Eidelberg; Acting the Part, edited by Lori Pauli. Booth:3628.
Featured: 2006 titles and editions: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary and Thesaurus; Merriam-Webster's Student Atlas; Diccionario Merriam-Webster de sinónimos y antónyms en Inglés; The Merriam-Webster Thesaurus. Booth:2429.
Featured: dolls based on classic and best-selling children's books: Diary of a Worm; Spider; Fly Doll; Zen Shorts Panda "Stillwater"; How do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food? Doll; Piggies Finger Puppet Playset; Walter the Farting Dog Doll; Five Little Monkeys Finger Puppet Playset; Skippyjon Jones Doll. Discounts: free freight ($100 minimum order). Booth:5921.
Metro Media/American Pie
Michelin Travel Publications
Featured: Green Guide Series (revised); Michelin Guide New York City Restaurants & Hotels; North American Atlas. Drawings: stop by and play interactive game to win prizes. Discounts: extra 1% SRP (25-unit minimum, per store); extra 3% SRP (50-unit minimum, per store); free freight. Booths:933, 935.
Michigan State Univ. Press
Featured:Ordinary Women by Sue Carter; Daily Before Your Eyes by Margaret-Love Denman; Home Stand by James McKean; Wise Leadership by Linda A. McLyman. Discounts: 50%; free freight. Booth:2559.
Midas Printing Group Ltd.
This overseas printing group offers book printing, commercial printing and packaging printing services. Booth:924.
Midpoint Trade Books
A full-service sales and distribution company for mid-size independent publishers. Featured: titles from client-publishers. Booths:3538, 3543.
Miles Kelly Publishing
This U.K.-based publisher offers reference books for families and children. Featured: a range of titles from children's sticker books to multi-volume reference sets. Booth:2916.
Featured from Milkweed/adult:Postcards from Ed by Edward Abbey; Love of Impermanent Things by Mary Rose O'Reilley; Visigoth by Gary Amdahl; The Blue Sky by Galsan Tschinag; Water by Bapsi Sidhwa. From Milkweed/kids:Runt by V.M. Caldwell; The Summer of the Pike by Jutta Richter. Discounts: see PGW booth for details. Booth:2743.
This U.K. publisher specializes in titles on antiques and collectibles; selected titles distributed in the U.S. by Phaidon Press; a part of the Octopus Publishing Group. Featured: Miller's Antiques Guides; co-editions for sale to international publishers. Booths:1228, 1229.
Ministry of Culture Spain
This Spanish national stand offers bibliographical information from the Spanish ISBN database as well as Spanish titles. Booth:1021.
Minnesota Historical Society Press/Borealis Books
From MHS Press:Hotdish Heaven by Ann L. Burckhardt; Baking with the St. Paul Bread Club by Kim Ode; 900 Miles to Nowhere by Steven R. Kinsella; Minnesota Sports Almanac by Joel A. Rippel; Schoolhouses of Minnesota by Doug Ohman and Jim Heynen; Minnesota Hoops by Marc Hugunin and Stew Thornley; Norwegians on the Prairie. From Borealis Books:Answering 911 by Caroline Burau; Spirit Car by Diane Wilson; Sweet Land and Red Earth, White Earth, both by Will Weaver; A Daughter of the Middle Border and A Son of the Middle Border, both by Hamlin Garland. Giveaways: galleys: Answering 911, Spirit Car; Hotdish Heaven notepads; Baking/St. Paul Bread Club recipe cards; Borealis totes. Drawings: "hotdish heaven" raffle (LeCreuset casserole dish, book, hot pad and tea towel). Discounts: 47% on combined front- and back-list (10-unit minimum). Booth:2564.
Mint Publishers Group
Offers sales, marketing and fulfillment services; distributes Ripley Entertainment, Visible Ink Press, Cooking for the Rushed and Top That Publishing (Canada only). Featured:Ripley's Believe It or Not; Expect the Unexpected. Booths:3632, 3634.
Featured:Spy by Kurt Andersen, Graydon Carter and George Kalogerakis; Freedom by Malika Oufkir; My Father's Secret War by Lucinda Franks; Grace Will Lead Me Home by Robin Givens; The Debutante Divorcée by Plum Sykes; One Dangerous Lady by Jane Stanton Hitchcock; It's Kind of a Funny Story by Ned Vizzini. Giveaways: ARCs; blads; catalogues. Booth:2826.
This U.K. publisher offers illustrated books on wine (including Hugh Johnson), the arts, antiques, nature, travel, home reference and design; selected titles distributed in the U.S. by Phaidon Press; a part of the Octopus Publishing Group. Featured: co-editions for sale to U.S. and international publishers. Booths:1228, 1229.
Featured:Parallax View by Slavoj Zizek; Le Corbusier's Hands by André Wogenscky; Zen-Brain Reflections by James Austin; Technology Matters by David Nye; Suspect by John Knechtel; Cooling Towers by the Bechers; Globalization and Its Enemies by Daniel Cohen; Latin America's Political Economy of the Possible by Javier Santiso; Intimate Enemy by Robert Lyons; East Art Map by Irwin. Discounts: 48% on trade backlist; free freight on five or more backlist titles (maximum nine units per title; minimum two orders per account). Booth:1806.
Mitten Press/Ann Arbor Media Group
Modern Language Assn.
Featured:MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers; Literary Research Guide; MLA Style Manual. Booth:815.
Offers licensed children's books and a line of educational workbooks and readers. Featured: brand-name children's books with characters from Lil' Bratz, Bratz, Hot Wheels, Care Bears, Tonka, The Wiggles, I Love You Giant C&A, Pokemon, Fisher Price Little People, and Babar. Booths:5211, 5311.
Moleiro Book Corp.
This first-time exhibitor specializes in the reproduction of codices, maps and works of art. Featured:Universal Atlas/Atlas Miller; Beatus of Liébana/Silos Beatus; Flemish Apocalypse; Genealogy of Christ; Anglo-Catalan Psalter; The Bible of Saint Louis; Book of Hours of Joana I of Castile; Golf Book; The Book of Simple Medicines; Theriaka and Alexipharmaca/Nicander; Book of Treasures; Book of Testaments; Book of Felicity; Book of the Knight Zifar. Booths:3027, 3031.
Montco Packaging Co.
Specializes in quality displays for the publishing industry; provides fulfillment and contract packaging assembly. Featured: company services; brochures; various corrugated, point-of-purchase, counter top and floor displays. Discounts: allowance (in-stock items); free freight (qualifying orders). Booth:5937.
Morning Light Press
MQ Publications (USA)
Featured:The Fidel Castro Handbook by George Galloway; Hookarama by Rachael Matthews; Baby Costumes by Bettine Roynon; Cupcakes Galore by Gail Wagman; The Golf Geek's Bible by Rex Hoggard; The Sweeter Side of Crumb by R. Crumb; Need More Love by Aline Kominsky-Crum. Booth:1314.
Mud Puddle Books
Müller Rüschlikon Verlag
This Spanish publisher offers scientific, technical and professional books in the areas of agriculture, gardening, plants and the environment as well as the business and technology of food; imprints include Ediciones Mundi-Prensa, Editorial Aedos, Ediciones Mundi-Prensa Mexico; exhibiting with Federación de Gremios de Editores de España. Booth:1003.
Murdoch Books (U.K.)
Featured: selected leisure and lifestyle titles. Booth:2910.
Music Sales Group/Omnibus Press
My College Advisor
Featured: Anthony J. Guerra's system for choosing the right college, gaining admission and paying for it. Discounts: extra 20% or two "free" My College Advisor kits. Booth:537.
Mystery Writers of America