My San Diego: BookExpo, BookCon 2015


Counting the Memorial Day weekend, I has been NINE days away from my day job. [Good gravy, my mind still hasn’t rebooted completely.  “…I have been…”] This week, my days were spent either sleeping or wandering Javits to discover what’s new in book publishing, and to immerse myself in BookCon, a fan-driven event designed to […]

Book Week! BookExpo America, BookCon Bring Biblio-Graphic Excitement to the Big Apple!


  It’s that time of year again!  Publishers, retailers, and readers are gathering in New York City to explore and celebrate the latest in books! From Tuesday until Sunday, the Javits Center will host thousands of attendees with a four-day trade show, and then a two-day consumer show on Saturday and Sunday! Last year, Reed Exhibitions […]

BookExpo America 2011: The Graphic Novel Diaspora

Once again, BookExpo America, “the leading North American publishing event” took place at the Javits Center in New York City. Just like various comic cons, attendees and journalists love to analyze the zeitgeists floating around the exhibition hall, while others prefer to ignore the elephants in the room.

So, following in the grand tradition of industry analysts and bloggers (beware the Camel’s nose!), I will give you my opinions at what I experienced this year.