How to Work Successfully with Independent Bookstores: Presented by the Authors Guild and the American Booksellers Association

How to Work Successfully with Independent Bookstores: Presented by the Authors Guild and the American Booksellers Association

05/31/2018, 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Location: 1E10
Language:
English

Developed for authors, this panel, moderated by author and bookseller Emma Straub, features booksellers who have formulated best practices for working together to create events that benefit both stores and authors. This session will cover a number of issues, from author publicity to dealing with pre-event nerves and will feature booksellers from Devaney, Doak & Garrett Booksellers (Farmington, ME), Bank Square Books (Mystic, CT), Savoy Bookshop (Westerly, RI), Book Passage (Corte Madera, CA), and BookBar (Denver, CO). Moderator: Emma Straub. Panelists: Kenny Brechner, Annie Philbrick. Luisa Smith, Nicole Sullivan.

Contributors

  • Emma Straub

    Moderator

    Emma Straub is a New York Times-bestselling novelist whose books have been published in over twenty countries, and she is the co-owner of Books Are...

  • Annie Philbrick

    Panelist

    Annie Philbrick is the owner of two fine independent bookstores, Bank Square Books in Mystic, Connecticut and Savoy Bookshop & Café in Westerly,...

  • Luisa Smith

    Panelist

    Luisa Smith graduated from UCLA with a Studio Arts degree and promptly discovered she had no idea how to make a living. The daughter of suspense...

  • Nicole Sullivan

    Panelist

    Nicole Sullivan is the owner of BookBar, a five year old bookstore wine bar in Denver, Colorado. She is also the proprietor of BookBed, the author...

  • Kenny Brechner

    Panelist

    Kenny Brechner has owned and operated Farmington, Maine’s independent bookstore, Devaney, Doak & Garrett Booksellers, for the last 27 years.  Apart...

Categories

  1. Track
    Education
    • Books & Authors
    • Business of Publishing
    • Independent Booksellers
    Education
    • Books & Authors
    • Business of Publishing
    • Independent Booksellers

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