TUESDAY, MAY 24,
BEA SHOW DAILY
MEETING AND EVENTS
9 a.m.–5 p.m.
International Rights and Business Center
Children’s Book and Author Breakfast: Brian Selznick, Sarah Dessen, and Kevin Kenkes, with Julianne Moore as emcee.
8 a.m.–5 p.m.
9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Big Ideas at BEA Conference (22 panels) beginning with “You Bought Your E-book Where? Digital Books and Brick & Mortar Bookstores” (9:30–10:30 a.m., room 1E14) and ending with “Translating Italy” (3:30–4:30 p.m., room 1E17). Other panels include “Twitter Fundamentals for Book Professionals” (11 a.m.–noon, room 1E14); AAP annual librarians book buzz (2–3:30 p.m., room 1A21); “What Is the Lowdown on the Global Publishing Marketplace?” (2:30–4 p.m., room 1E14); and “The Future of E-books” (3:30-4:30 p.m., room 1E13)
10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Insight Stages (15 events) beginning with buzz author Justin Torres (We the Animals, Houghton Mifﬂin Harcourt) interviewed by Louisa Ermelino (Publishers Weekly reviews director) at 10 a.m. on the Midtown Stage and ending with “Great Unsolved Criminal Cases,” with author Geoffrey Gray (Skyjack: The Hunt for D.B. Coo-per, Crown), interviewed by New York magazine executive editor Joh Homans at 4 p.m. on the Uptown Stage. Lisa See, Lemony Snicket, Dava Sobel, and the Rising Literary Stars of Russia are also among the other stage events today.
Michael Coffey, Sonia Jaffe Robbins
Clive Chiu, Kenneth Nadel
Andrew Albanese, Rachel Deahl, Dick Donahue, Louisa Ermelino, Lynn Garrett, Sarah F. Gold, Jim Milliot, Calvin Reid, Diane Roback, Mark Rotella, Parul Seghal, John A. Sellers
Gwenda Bond, Natalie Danford, Lucinda Dyer, Karen Jones, Hilary S. Kayle, Bridget Kinsella, Claire Kirch, Sally Lodge, Suzanne Mantell, Shannon Maughan, Diane Patrick, Judith Rosen, Marc Schultz, Wendy Werris, Ada Price
DIRECTOR OF DIGITAL
Catherine Fick, Kady Francesconi
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The line up for a busy BookExpo America begins on Monday at registration.
S T E V E K A G A N
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An amateur poker player winning the sport’s most prestigious event makes headlines, but Yang’s story placed him at the forefront of media attention.
dramatically intertwines Jerry’s amazing life with the key poker hands from the
2007 World Series of Poker
. Te two work together in this page-turning true story that will leave you cheering as Jerry overcomes impossible odds to become a champion in poker and in life.
ISBN# 9781605421889 US $24.95 / CDN $27.95 Autobiography / Hardcover JULY 2011
“Big” John McCarthy, along with Loretta Hunt, one of the sport’s most respected journalists, shares his inside-the-cage account of MMA’s roller-coaster journey from unruly beginnings to mainstream attraction. Tink you know the history of MMA?
Let’s Get It On!
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Te Road Warriors: Danger, Death, and the Rush of Wrestling
is the captivating true story of Te Legion of Doom: Te Road Warriors, presented by Joe “Animal” Laurinaitis. Alongside Mike “Hawk” Hegstrand, Laurinaitis stormed onto the wrestling scene. With a monstrous style and image like no other, the Road Warriors went on to become two of the most inﬂuential and celebrated wrestlers the world has ever known.
First three chapters available