Category: Events

Apollycon, Here I Come!

Apollycon, Here I Come!

Hot off the heels of my first BookExpo, I’ve officially bought tickets for my next book event: Apollycon 2018! *throws confetti* In case you’re not familiar, Apollycon is described as an annual reader event for various genres such as adult, new adult, and young adult. The majority of the authors write romance. This year, Apollycon […]

Posted June 21, 2017
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BookExpo Recap: Day 3

BookExpo Recap: Day 3

Hello again! If you’ve been reading my other BookExpo recaps, then you know all about what I did pre-show as well as on Day 1 and Day 2. Day 3 (Friday) was our final day at the expo, since we opted not to stay through the weekend for BookCon. Day 3 began early at 8 […]

Posted June 9, 2017
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BookExpo Recap: Day 2

BookExpo Recap: Day 2

In my previous recap posts, I talked about what I did pre-show before the official start of BookExpo as well as what happened on Day 1 (Wednesday). Day 2 (Thursday) for me was the first full day of the expo and it was certainly a busy and fun day. My coworker Stevie and I walked […]

Posted June 8, 2017
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BookExpo Recap: Day 1

BookExpo Recap: Day 1

In my previous recap post, I mentioned all of the tourist-type things I did in New York in anticipation of BookExpo, including attending the awesome feminist talk at The Strand. Although Wednesday featured mostly educational and professional panels geared toward booksellers, I’m considering it Day 1 of BookExpo since my coworker Stevie and I attended a […]

Posted June 7, 2017
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BookExpo Recap: Pre-Show

BookExpo Recap: Pre-Show

I survived my first BookExpo! I had a wonderful time in New York and have lots of stories and pics to share. But before I get into the actual events of BookExpo, first I wanted to tell you about everything I did before the show. This was my first visit to New York in a […]

Posted June 6, 2017
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Planning for BookExpo: The Books

Planning for BookExpo: The Books

BookExpo is almost here! My flight leaves tomorrow morning approximately at zero dark thirty. 🙂 In my previous posts, I shared tips I’ve gathered from previous attendees as well as events that I plan on attending. In this post, I’ll highlight some books that are on my radar for the show. I’ve got an ARC […]

Posted May 29, 2017
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Planning for BookExpo: The Events

Planning for BookExpo: The Events

In my previous post, I shared my game plan for my first visit to BookExpo. In this post, I’ll share the events I’m most excited about attending. Wednesday, May 31 Adult Editors’ Buzz: What will the next bestsellers be? This panel offers some contenders. This year’s finalists are: Unraveling Oliver by Liz Nugent Stay With Me […]

Posted May 26, 2017
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Planning for BookExpo

Planning for BookExpo

Just five more days until I leave for BookExpo in New York! Since I’m a first-time attendee, I’ve been reading dozens upon dozens of recaps from others who have attended in previous years. Members of the Goodreads BookExpo group have also been enormously helpful in answering my questions. Now that I’ve spent time researching and formulating an […]

Posted May 25, 2017
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BookExpo, Here I Come!

BookExpo, Here I Come!

I am ridiculously excited to announce that I’ll be attending BookExpo in New York City at the end of this month! *throws confetti* I’ll be attending as a librarian, along with my coworker. I’m super excited to attend the special events where speakers such as Stephen King, astronaut Scott Kelly, actress Isla Fisher, and so many […]

Posted May 2, 2017
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