- Indie Sleepers Titles to Watch: Fall 2013
In addition to the review staff at PW, Julian Karhumaa and William Hastings at Farley’s Bookshop in New Hope, Pa.; Seija Emerson, Mary Shadoff, and Geoff Nichols at University Book Store in Seattle; and Mason Smith at Ingram Content Group offered their favorite selections.
- Astoria Bookshop to Open Next Week
\t \tWhile Astoria Bookshop will be only general independent bookstore in Queens since the closing of Seaburn Bookstore in 2011, it is not the only new bookstore to open in the neighborhood.
- What Indie Booksellers Are Doing About. . .
\tTegan Tigani, children’s book buyer at Seattle’s newly opened Queen Anne Book Company, prefers to integrate series with stand-alone titles.
- Astoria Bookshop to Open in August
\tAfter a long search for the right space for a general bookstore in the Astoria section of Queens, N.Y., Connie Rourke and Lexi Beach signed a lease to open Astoria Bookshop at 31-27 31st Street.
- This Week's Bestsellers: April 29, 2013
In early May, she will sign books at Anderson’s Bookshop in Naperville, Ill.
- What's Selling at Reading Frenzy BookShop
\tAt Reading Frenzy BookShop in Zimmerman, Minn., owner Sheri Olson talks about her success with a quartet of titles across several genres.
- Penzler Brings Mysterious Press Online
Westlake, Ellery Queen and Joseph Wambaugh.
- SCIBA Sees Bounce in Bookseller, Librarian Support
Nelson’s Toy and Bookshop and Cheryl Ryan of Diesel Books.
- Authors Wow GLIBA Booksellers
Moderated by Jan Dundon of Anderson’s Bookshop in Naperville, Ill., Sunday morning’s panel of teen and tween authors got the ball rolling for about 60 booksellers.
- New Books from Old Masters: Seuss, Sendak, and Silverstein
“Once NPR stories hit, it seems to get huge,” says Tigani of Queen Anne Books.
- The Other Black Friday for Children's Booksellers: Memorial Day
But her favorite handsell this season is Libba Bray’s Beauty Queens (Scholastic).
- BEA 2011: Around the Booths
PW's guide to BookExpo America based on BEA exhibitors' response to our call for information 24 ORE Cultura srl Booth: 3362 Company description: 24 ORE Cultura srl, Publishing House belonging to Il Sole 24 ORE Group, specializes in high-quality illustrated books.
- A Young (and Very Ambitious) Group of Publishers
AST From its humble beginning as a bookshop in 1990, AST has produced nearly 33,000 titles within the span of 22 years.
- In Brief: October 7
On the Road with Cinda Williams Chima Author Cinda Williams Chima is currently on tour for the second book in her Seven Realms series, The Exiled Queen (Disney-Hyperion, Sept.), which follows last year's The Demon King.
- In Brief: July 15
Nielsen launched her debut novel, Forbidden Sea (Scholastic Press, July), about a girl who discovers that a legendary local mermaid may be real, at the King’s English Bookshop in Salt Lake City.