We are open year-round to accept donations, not just of books but also records, CDs, movies, puzzles and games. Items collected are sold at our annual sale, the largest of its kind in Ohio, held the second weekend of each November at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds in Dayton, Ohio.
**VIP Gift Bags - the Sack O'Nostalgia - available now!** (Gift Bag includes one entry ticket. If you already purchased an entry ticket, that cost will be refunded with the purchase of a Gift Bag)Relive the nostalgia of your youth with a classic 90s themed Book Fair! It's like the Fair you remember, but all grown up. We'll feature local booksellers with everything from comics, manga, zines, sci-fi, and bilingual works. Vendors will include local authors, comic writers, game sellers, beer makers, tarot reading, and more. We'll even host story hours and a craft area.
Where: The Cooperage, 822 S Water St, Milwaukee, WI 53204**There is no physical ticket - we will check you in at the door of the event!**A very limited number of VIP gift bags are available for purchase in advance of the event. Gift Bag includes: 1 entry ticket, commemorative plushie, enamel pin, raffle tickets, and 90s themed goodies and treats. Vendors are also contributing coupons, bookmarks, stickers and other goodies!
This exhibition is hosted by the China Shanghai International Children's Book Fair, co-organised by Bologna Children's Book Fair, and curated by Giannino Stoppani Cooperativa Sociale. The curators, children's book experts Grazia Gotti and Silvana Sola, are glad to offer you a project that plants the seeds of the ideal.
RCCC is for book lovers. We all developed a lifelong appreciation for books from those rolling carts in our school gym, right? Allow us to bring back that joy and nostalgia at the Rose City Comic Con Book Fair!
Twenty-three Texas authors will visit with the public and sign copies of their latest books, which Humanities Texas will offer for purchase at a discounted price. Available titles include works of fiction and nonfiction, with selections for both adult and young readers.
As the story opens, John Reynolds, a young marine officer in New Zealand, is recuperating in a navy hospital in Auckland after being wounded on Guadalcanal. When he recovers, he rejoins his battalion at the sprawling Marine encampment just north of Wellington. Visiting the city on a weekend pass, he meets Grace Lucas, a local girl, on a streetcar. This is the beginning of a love affair, which culminates in the couple's secret engagement weeks before the marines sail from Wellington en route to the amphibious assault on the Japanese garrison on the island of Tarawa.
Young Ernie Barnes wasn't like other boys his age. Bullied for being shy, overweight, and uninterested in sports like boys were "supposed" to be, he instead took refuge in his sketchbook, in vibrant colors, bold brushstrokes, and flowing lines. But growing up in a poor, Black neighborhood during the 1930s, opportunities to learn about art were rare, and art museums were off-limits because of segregation laws. Discouraged and tired of being teased, Ernie joined the school football team. Although reluctant at first, he would soon become a star.
Over the course of the Fair weekend, the LAABF will bring together upward of 35,000 visitors from the broader LA community and beyond, serving as a meeting place for artists, publishers and book enthusiasts, as well as a space for dialogue and exchange around all facets of arts publishing. The 2019 edition of the Fair will feature a weekend-long schedule of artist led programs, including discussions, performances, interactive workshops, book signings, and special projects, offering a dynamic view into contemporary and historical art publishing.
On Saturday, November 4th from 9:30am-4:00pm Ohio authors and illustrators will meet readers and sign copies of their latest books at the 35th annual Buckeye Book Fair in Wooster. The book fair has books for sale, author speakers, and literary activities for all ages.
Aroma palette is a woodsy atmospheric. Highlights include freshly printed book pages, ink, number 2 pencils, and a cool autumn breeze wafting through the window of a school library.
This woodsy atmospheric encapsulates the aromatic nuances of a book fair in autumn. This blend is rooted in the vannilic yet woodsy softness of freshly printed book pages, the quick tang of new ink, and a ghosting of pencils. On the dry down, a hint of a cool autumn breeze wafts through an open window bringing ghostings of autumn leaves to this book centered brew.
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CLMP Members are eligible for early-bird exhibit space rates throughout the entire conference cycle. If you are a CLMP member purchasing your exhibit space after January 31, 2023, please email email@example.com to complete your purchase. Purchasing online will not provide your discounted rate.
The rolling launch is a tiered system based on cumulative years of participation rather than consecutive years in consideration of exhibitors who are unable to attend the bookfair every year. The selection code will be sent to all exhibitors who have purchased their exhibit space with their selection date window. After all categories have selected, exhibit sales will be open to everyone and the selection code is no longer necessary. We thank you for your ongoing support! The rolling launch is designed to better reward our many loyal long-time exhibitors for their commitment to AWP and the bookfair.
To make the exhibit hall even more vibrant and inclusive, micro-presses and other small literary organizations grossing less than $2,000 for fiscal year 2020 are welcome to apply for a free exhibit space in our Saturday Community Bookfair, which will take place on Saturday, March 6, 2021. One BSA registration is included and also allows access to all conference content.
Applicants will be notified on a rolling basis from November through January. The application will open on October 28, 2020, and the deadline to apply for this opportunity is January 15, 2021. For questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Due to the small size of our staff, we cannot accept any late applications.
AWP strives to provide the most inclusive and dynamic experience to the literary community. We value the small presses and organizations that contribute to our community and want to provide additional opportunities at the AWP Bookfair. To make the exhibit hall even more vibrant, micropresses and other small literary organizations are invited to apply for a free exhibit space. Spaces are limited.
The Saturday Community Bookfair will take place on Saturday, March 26, 2022. The deadline to apply for this opportunity is January 5, 2022, 2021. AWP will notify you about whether your application is accepted by January 2022.
Miami Book Fair International, originally known as "Books by the Bay", was founded in 1984 by Miami-Dade College President, Eduardo J. Padrón, Books & Books owner, Mitchell Kaplan, Craig Pollock of BookWorks, and other local bookstore owners in cooperation with the Miami-Dade Public Library System. The two primary organizers of the inaugural 1984 Book Fair from the Miami-Dade Public Library System were Head of Community Relations Margarita Cano and Wolfsonian campus librarian Juanita Johnson.
As a department of Miami Dade College, FCLA generates programs to support authors and writing, journalism, play and screen writing, reading and literacy as well as the Miami Book Fair International. Outreach consist of reading campaigns and book discussions, writing workshops, author presentations, panel discussions, and master classes. The Center collaborates with a number of Florida-based cultural institutions and other partners in order to advance literary initiatives. The Center reflects of Miami Dade College's commitment to inspire anyone attuned to the world of literature.
Previous community partners have included Miami-Dade Public Schools. Miami Children's Museum. Miami Art Museum, HistoryMiami, Miami Science Museum, Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade/Monroe Counties, The Children's Trust, The Miami Foundation, Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau, The Peacock Foundation, Florida State Department of Public Affairs, and the Kenneth Lattiman Foundation.
The three-day outdoor festival gathers hundreds of booksellers and exhibitors from major publishing houses, small presses, scholarly imprints and foreign publishers. Sellers of used books including signed first editions, original manuscripts and other collectibles also have booths. Millions of books in multiple languages can be found, with book signings and musical entertainment rounding out weekend Fair activity.
Miami Book Fair International also includes as part of its list of events hors d-oeuvres, a complimentary cocktails and nightly entertainment before the weeknight author presentations. The Kitchen combines cooking demonstrations and author readings by featured cookbook authors and chefs in an intimate, culinary setting as they recreate recipes from their books.
For the first time this year, the fair dedicated its international space to one country, Mexico, in celebration of the bicentennial of the Central American nation's independence and the centennial of its 1910 revolution. Featured were literary feasts served as fiestas, with author presentations and roundtables on subjects such as Mexican boleros. Ballet performances, art and photography exhibitions, a movie series and theater performances also honored the country of Mexico.
Environmental issues were in the forefront of Miami Book Fair International 2009, from author presentations to green activities to making ecologically sound choices in Fair logistics. The college used native plants on stages, as well as entrances. These natives were then planted in the community to help offset the carbon emissions of the book fair. Miami Book Fair International and MDC's Earth Ethics Institute procured the plants from local nursery. Bike Valet parking service was available to each cyclist, and numerous rethink, reduce, reuse, and recycle educational programs were promoted. 041b061a72