Connecting Children's Books with Kids: Community, Education, Awareness, Bookselling, Marketing and Public Relations

Connecting Children's Books with Kids: Community, Education, Awareness, Bookselling, Marketing and Public Relations

05/31/2018, 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Location: 1E10
Language:
English

Children's books are no longer a sideline but a mainstay of the book industry. Experts in children's books discuss the importance of connecting kids and books, and how to create community and nurture readers. A discussion with Lara Starr, Chronicle Books; Michelle F. Bayuk, Children's Book Marketing Consulting; Yvonne Brooks, McNally Jackson Books; Kristin Freda, Bank Street College of Education; Sean G. Qualls, award winning artist, illustrator and author of children's books. Topics will include: challenges, opportunities, trends and tactics - everything from special events, author appearances, awards, and activities, such as story time and game nights; to engaging via social media marketing and public relations.

Contributors

  • Susannah Greenberg

    Presenter

    Greenberg is President of Susannah Greenberg Public Relations, a book publicity firm representing publishers, authors and book industry organizations...

Categories

  1. Track
    Education
    • Marketing & Engagement

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