For ABA Members

BookExpo focuses on what booksellers want most: to discover new titles and authors, maximize the opportunities to network with publishers and peers, and continue learning best practices for running their businesses.

BOOKEXPO 2018 Hours:


Wednesday, May 30*: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

*ABA Lounge, Remainder Pavilion, Premium B2B Exhibitors and International Rights Center

Thursday, May 31: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Friday, June 1: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM


Wednesday, May 30*: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Thursday, May 31: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Friday, June 1: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Free ABA Badge Offer

BookExpo welcomes all ABA booksellers and is happy to offer special ABA members-only privileges including a free badge. You need your ABA Member Number during the BookExpo Registration process, if you don't know your ABA Member Number email or call 1-800-637-0037, ext. 7536. For details, visit ABA's Web site.

Register now for BookExpo 2018 – May 30 – June 1 at the Javits Center in NYC.

Exclusive Hotel Specials for ABA Members at BookExpo

ABA Hotel 2018

The New Yorker
481 8th Ave, New York, NY 10001
(212) 971-0101

*$200 a night. Limited to ABA members. You will need the ABA code during booking.

ABA Member Lounge

Stop by the ABA Member Lounge located in Booth #721 on the Show Floor. Here you can relax, network and participate in exclusive author signing sessions and more. Full schedule and details coming soon.


Wednesday, May 30 – 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Thursday, May 31 – 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Friday, June 1 – 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

ABA Education and Events

On Wednesday May 30 there will be dedicated ABA only Education sessions. The full schedule of ABA education, events and recommended BookExpo programming will be available in the coming weeks.


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