Booksellers attending BookExpo 2017, from May 31 to June 2, are invited to two parties on Tuesday, May 30, to celebrate the kickoff of the annual book industry event.
From 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., booksellers have the opportunity to socialize with publishers and editors from the small press member publishers of Community of Literary Magazines and Presses at the CLMP Small Press Mingle, to be held at CLMP’s offices at 154 Christopher Street, Suite 3C, in New York City.
Booksellers who would like to attend the party should RSVP to CLMP Director of Programs and Strategic Communications Natalie Mesnard and include their name and professional affiliation in the e-mail. Attendees will also need to sign in at the door.
From 9:00 p.m. to midnight, booksellers are invited to enjoy nightcaps at a party hosted by Penguin Random House at the District M café/lounge at The Row, Hotel ABA for BookExpo, located at 700 Eighth Avenue in New York City.
Booksellers can register for free badges to BookExpo by providing an ABA member ID number during the registration process. Booksellers who don’t know their ID number should send a request with their name, title, and store name to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (800) 637-0037, ext. 7536.
See the full schedule of ABA programming at BookExpo 2017.