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Saturday, January 31 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
HarperCollins Adult Book Buzz McCormick Place West
W190b
Description :

The HarperCollins Library Marketing team is pleased to present forthcoming titles for Spring & Summer 2015. Get the inside track on your favorite authors and discover a few new ones! Light refreshments will be served.

Sponsors :
Unofficial Event

Saturday, January 31 - 9:30am

9:30am - 10:30am
Book Buzz Theater - ABRAMS - Come Hear About the Newest Offerings from ABRAMS Kid Imprints! Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Description :

The ABRAMS Book Buzz will feature:

- Mac Barnett and Jory John, co-authors of The Terrible Two series
- Tom Angleberger of the Origami Yoda series
- Cece Bell, author and illustrator of El Deafo
- Daniel Kirk, author and illustrator of the Library Mouse picture book series and You Are Not My Friend, But I Miss You
- Andrea Beaty, author of Rosie Revere, Engineer, Iggy Peck, Architect, Attack of the Fluffy Bunnies, and the upcoming Fluffy Bunnies 2
- Ethan Long, author and illustrator of the upcoming Hi!

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, January 31 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
Book Buzz Theater - HarperCollins, Macmillan, and Sterling - Three's Company: We'll Be Waiting For You! The Best in Spring 2015 Adult Books Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Description :

The best in Spring 2015 adult books from Virginia with HarperCollins, Talia with Macmillan and Chris with Sterling

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, January 31 - 11:30am

11:30am - 12:30pm
Book Buzz Theater - Tor Teen, Starscape and St. Martin's Griffin - The Future According to Tor & Griffin: New Titles for Teens & Young Readers Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Description :

Join Talia (St. Martin's Griffin) and Ali (Tor Teen/Starscape) as they present a stellar selection of must-shelve fiction for teens and young readers. Visit us in the Macmillan booth (#4613) and the Tor/Forge Books booth (#4515).

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, January 31 - 1:30pm

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Book Buzz Theater - Random House - The Best Teen Titles from Our Publishing Partners Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Description :

All of the best titles from the kids publishing partners of Penguin Random House

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, January 31 - 2:30pm

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Book Buzz Theater - Children's Buzz: HarperCollins, Macmillan Children's, Bloomsbury Children's, and Disney-Hyperion Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Description :

Join us for a preview of upcoming 2015 children's and teen titles from these leading publishers. Snacks will be served, so come and stay awhile!

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Saturday, January 31 - 3:30pm

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Book Buzz Theater - Penguin and Penguin Young Readers - Penguin Takes Chicago by Storm in the Book Buzz Theater! Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Description :

Bring your fuzzy blanket and curl up as Penguin Adult and Penguin Young Readers treat you with Winter and Summer 2015 books you will want to curl up with by the fire! Refreshments will be served.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Sunday, February 1 - 8:30am

8:30am - 10:00am
S&S Adult Book Buzz McCormick Place West
W181c
Description :

Hear from the Simon & Schuster Education & Library Marketing team about 2015's most anticipated books!

Sponsors :
Unofficial Event

Sunday, February 1 - 9:30am

9:30am - 10:30am
Book Buzz Theater - Random House Children's - Random House Children's Books Book Buzz! Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Description :

RHCB Loves
Picture Books! Buzz Worthy Picture Books from Spring and Summer 2015!

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Sunday, February 1 - 10:30am

10:30am - 11:30am
Book Buzz Theater - Charlesbridge - Discovering New Voices: A Closer Look at Debut Authors Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Description :

A panel discussion on new voices in picture books and middle grade texts. Discover what editors, librarians, and educators look for when reviewing and reading works from first-time authors and learn which debut writers our panelists are particularly excited about for 2015. Panel will be led by Charlesbridge editor Julie Bliven, editor of Diane C. Mullen’s innovative debut novel, Tagged.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)
10:30am - 11:30am
Random House Adult Book Buzz Preview McCormick Place West
W187a
Description :

Highlighting the upcoming books/titles.

Sponsors :
Unofficial Event

Sunday, February 1 - 11:30am

11:30am - 12:30pm
Book Buzz Theater - Simon and Schuster - Simon and Schuster Children's and Adult Book Buzz Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Description :

Discover new and exciting children’s and adult titles from Simon
& Schuster’s Spring and Summer 2015 list.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Sunday, February 1 - 1:30pm

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Book Buzz Theater - Perseus and Hachette Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Description :

Political! Pets! Pi! The Perseus Books Group brings the best nonfiction titles to ALA. The Hachette gang shares highlights from their spring and early summer list! Come join us! Elenita, Ali and Melissa team up again to bring you the best of 2015, sure to whet your voracious reading appetite.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Sunday, February 1 - 2:30pm

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Book Buzz Theater - Holiday House and Scholastic - Spring 2015 New Book Look with Common Core Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Description :

Join Holiday House and Scholastic as they share what’s new for children’s books in 2015! Holiday House Editors Mary Cash and Grace Maccarone will present the Spring 2015 list with connections to the Common Core State Standards, and Scholastic will share behind-the-scenes peeks of what’s coming from their Spring 2015 list.
Advance books and promotional materials will be available. Snacks will be provided for your enjoyment!

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Sunday, February 1 - 3:00pm

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Random House Children's Book Buzz Preview McCormick Place West
W190b
Description :

Highlights of the upcoming Children's titles/authors.

Sponsors :
Unofficial Event

Sunday, February 1 - 3:30pm

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Book Buzz Theater - DK - DKfindout! Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Description :

Join us for a demonstration hosted by Sarah Larter, Publisher at DK to introduce our latest project, DKfindout!. DKfindout! is a safe place online to see, learn, and explore almost everything. A secure site for children to search and explore packed with tips and hints to help support learning and education. Aimed at children aged 7-11 and bringing together the very best of DK's great images and core information, DKfindout! will provide a wide range of online content on all subjects this age group needs from science to mathematics and geography to English.

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Monday, February 2 - 8:00am

8:00am - 9:00am
ERT Membership Meeting Governance/Membership Meeting, Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)

Monday, February 2 - 9:30am

9:30am - 10:30am
Book Buzz Theater - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - Spring 2015 Highlights from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Adult and Culinary Other McCormick Place West
Exhibit Hall - Book Buzz Theater
Description :

Highlights from the Spring 2015 list for adults covering mysteries, cookbooks, fiction, and nonfiction

Sponsors :
ALA
American Library Association (ALA)