Liza Minnelli at the SEX AND THE CITY 2 premiere the other night, apparently auditioning for the role of Krona in the Green Lantern movie.
We’ll be at BookExpo most of today and tomorrow. Thursday at 9:30, we’re on this panel:
Big Name Authors with Graphic Novels: How Will this Change the Market?
Thursday, May 27, 2010
9:30AM – 10:30AM
Location: Room 1E14
James Patterson, Janet Evanovich and Stephenie Meyer have all announced major graphic novel initiatives for 2010. Each book project will yield initial print runs of 100,000 copies or more. What drives these projects and is the market ready for them? How does the Disney/Marvel sale and the Warner/DC Comics reorganization affect the market growth? Join a select group of industry insiders as they reveal their analyses on the forces changing market complexity.
Moderator: Rich Johnson, author and conultant
Panelists: Calvin Reid, Publishers Weekly
Judy Hanson, Hanson Literary Agency
Michael Martens, Dark Horse
Heidi MacDonald, The Beat
Carol Fitzgerald, The BookReport Network
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.