- Books Are the Stars at BookExpo 2019
., raved about A Place to Land by Barry Wittenstein, illustrated by Jerry Pinkney (Holiday House/Porter), about Martin Luther King Jr.’s speech for the 1963 March on Washington.Spencer’s New Pet by Jessie Sima (S&S) was a top pick for Sara Grochowski, children’s book buyer at Mc
- BookExpo 2019: Booksellers’ Picks for Kids
Tegan Tigani, children's book buyer at Queen Anne Book Company in Seattle, is a big fan of Frankly in Love by David Yoon.
- Beyond Drag Queen Story Hour: LGBTQ Books 2019
“We have George on the shelves right with everything else.”The Carle Bookshop at the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Amherst, Mass., has a natural partner in the museum that houses it.
- The On-Sale Calendar: June 2019
Murray and Darren Wearmouth (Harper Voyager, $25.99; ISBN 978-0-06-286896-1). 100,000 copies.Lost Queen by Signe Pike (Atria Books, $17 paper; ISBN 978-1-5011-9142-8). 75,000 copies.The Hidden Power of F*cking Up by The Try Guys (Dey Street Books,
- Winter Institute 2019 in Photos
Dylan Meconis signed copies of her graphic novel, Queen of the Sea (Walker Books US).
- WI14: Children's Books, Authors Create a Buzz; A New Publisher Arouses Controversy
Reynolds, Opposite of Always (HarperCollins/Tegen, Mar.), introduced by Blue Willow Bookshop’s Berner; Scott Brown, XL (Knopf, Mar.), introduced by Nichole Cousins, White Birch Books, North Conway, N.H.; Gillian McDunn, Caterpillar Summer (Bloomsbury, Apr.), introdu
- The On-Sale Calendar: April 2019
Dow (Dutton, $27; ISBN 978-1-5247-4388-8).Bookshop of The Broken Hearted by Robert Hillman (G.P.
- Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, Sept. 2, 2018
The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George - 9780553418781 - (CrownArchetype) 20.
- PW Star Watch 2018 Honorees
The sisters also produce an annual report each March on diversity in romance publishing that has drawn much attention from the industry.Veronica Santiago LiuFounder and general coordinatorWord Up Community Bookshop/Librería Comunitaria, New York CityWhat began as a one week, or maybe one month tops,
- Fall 2018 Children's Announcements: Publishers M-Q
A rebel heiress avenges her father’s death with the help of some jewel-thieving drag queens.
- Fall 2018 Children's Announcements: Publishers R-Z
Random HouseI Am Cindy-Lou Who (Oct. 2, board book, $7.99, ISBN 978-1-5247-1803-9) and I Am Sam-I-Am (Jan. 8, board book, $7.99, ISBN 978-0-525-57958-8) by Tish Rabe; and I Am Max by Astrid Holm (Oct. 2, board book, $7.99,
- Bookselling Tips from Children's Institute 2018
“Creating and Implementing Successful LGBTQIA Youth Programs” With Lynn Mooney (moderator) of Women & Children First in Chicago; sweet pea Flaherty, owner of King’s Bookshop in Tacoma, Wash.; Joy Preble of Brazos Bookstore in Houston; Jonathan Hamilt and Rachel Aimee of
- Kids' Booksellers Predict Strong Summer Sales
The shift in seasons is very welcome at Red Balloon Bookshop in St.
- BookExpo 2018 in Photos
(Holt), brought along a special spud to BookExpo.Courtney Summers signed galleys of her upcoming YA novel, Sadie.Illustrator Sophie Blackall checked out the new Ivy and Bean book at Chronicle’s stand.Authors at the Simon & Schuster Children’s Breakfast, which was moderated by Cathy Berner (center
- BookExpo 2018: Big Kids’ Books of the Show
She is also excited about Deb Caletti’s A Heart in a Body in the World (Simon Pulse), and Victoria Aveyard’s War Storm, the conclusion to her bestselling Red Queen series.