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Baker & Taylor is the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products. The company leverages its unsurpassed worldwide distribution network to deliver rich content in multiple formats, anytime and anywhere. Baker & Taylor offers cutting-edge digital media services and innovative technology platforms to thousands of publishers, libraries, schools and retailers worldwide.


Blink brings true stories and fiction to YA readers. The literature published by Blink is a positive reflection of what is inspiring and heartening while maintaining a tradition of imaginative and exciting storytelling that will bring readers to the edge of their seats, immerse them in a heartrending love story, or engross them in a story of a life well-lived. Readers will see themselves in all facets of Blink’s literature and will find new levels of entertainment that enrich and uplift.


Candlewick Press publishes award winning hardcover and paperback children’s books for readers of all ages, including board books, picture books, beginning readers, chapter books, novels for middle grade and young adult readers, and e-books. Our imprints include Big Picture Press, nosy Crow, and Templar Books.


CharlesBridgeCharlesbridge publishes high-quality books for children, with a goal of creating lifelong readers and lifelong learners. Our books encourage reading and discovery in the classroom, library, and home. We believe that books for children should offer accurate information, promote a positive worldview, and embrace a child’s innate sense of wonder and fun. To this end, we continually strive to seek new voices, new visions, and new directions in children’s literature.


Chronicle

Inspired by the enduring magic and importance of books, Chronicle Books create publishing that’s instantly recognizable for its spirit, creativity, and value.


For six sensational years, Harlequin TEEN has dedicated itself to the search for fresh new voices and dynamic editorial that will appeal to young adults and crossover adults alike. From horror to old Hollywood glam, historical fantasy to issue-driven contemporary, the Harlequin TEEN list has something for everyone!


HarperCollins Children’s Books is one of the leading publishers of children’s books, home to many of the classics of children’s literature. Imprints include Balzer + Bray, Greenwillow Books, Katherine Tegen Books, and HarperTeen. HarperCollins Children’s Books is a division of HarperCollins Publishers.


Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers includes a wide variety of award-winning, quality, hardcover and paperback books for children and young adults in all genres and formats including: board books, picture books, early readers, chapter books, middle grade, young adult, fiction, nonfiction, and reference.


Junior Library Guild, a collection development service for public and school libraries, has been helping librarians bring award-winning books to their shelves for more than eighty years. Season after season, year after year, Junior Library Guild book selections go on to win awards, collect starred or favorable reviews, and earn industry honors. Over 20,000 of your colleagues trust JLG as their collection development resource for children’s and young adult titles. Visit juniorlibraryguild.com for more information.


For sixty years, Listening Library has been the premier audiobook publisher for children’s and young adult literature. Partnering with libraries as an imprint of BOT, our core commitment is to produce the best books—both new releases and classics—as top-quality recordings to be enjoyed by audiences of all ages, today and for many years to come.


Little BrownFrom birth to high school graduation (and beyond) Little, Brown Books for Young Readers publishes engaging titles for every age. Our longstanding commitment to literary fiction is highlighted by our award-winning authors and illustrators like Sherman Alexie, Grace Lin, and Jerry Pinkney.


MacmillanMacmillan Children’s Publishing Group comprises Farrar Straus Giroux, Feiwel and Friends, First Second, Henry Holt, Priddy Books, Roaring Brook Press, and Square Fish. These imprints are home to award-winning, New York Times bestselling authors including Madeleine L’Engle, Natalie Babbitt, Roald Dahl, Jack Gantos, Nancy Tillman, Catherynne M. Valente, Marissa Meyer, Paul Pope, Gene Luen Yang, Eric Carle, Leigh Bardugo, Lane Smith, Nick Bruel, Erin E. Stead, Philip C. Stead, and hundreds more popular authors and illustrators. Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group is proud to publish many of the classics of children’s literature, including A Wrinkle in Time, Tuck Everlasting, The Black Cauldron, A Cricket in Times Square, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?, and The BFG, as well as popular new classics Speak, A Sick Day for Amos McGee, Dead End in Norvelt, On the Night You Were Born, and Bad Kitty.


National GeographicWith a mission to inspire, illuminate and teach, the National Geographic Society is one of the world’s largest nonprofit scientific and educational organizations. The member-supported Society, which believes in the power of science, exploration and storytelling to change the world, reaches over 600 million people each month through its media platforms, products and events. National Geographic has funded more than 11,000 research, conservation and exploration projects, and its education programs promote geographic literacy. For more information, visit www.nationalgeographic.com, and find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, YouTube and Pinterest.


OverDrive delivers a central digital content solution. Meet all your content needs – including textbooks, class sets, professional development and more – to achieve curriculum and instruction goals with eBooks and audiobooks.  The only solution compatible with all major devices, including iPad®, Chromebook™ and Kindle® (US only).  Serving thousands of schools worldwide.


Penguin Young Readers Group is a global leader in children’s publishing, with preeminent imprints such as Dial Books, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Philomel, Puffin, Speak, Firebird, G. P. Putnam’s Sons, Razorbill, Viking, Nancy Paulsen books, Kathy Dawson books, Price Stern Sloan, and Frederick Warner. Penguin Young Readers Group publishes books in all formats for children of all ages, including award-winning board books, picture books, novels, and nonfiction.


Random House Children’s Books is the world’s largest English-language children’s trade book publisher. Creating books for preschool children through young adult readers, in all formats from board books to activity books to picture books and novels, Random House Children’s Books brings together award-winning authors and illustrators, world-famous franchise characters, and multimillion-copy series.


ScholasticScholastic Trade Publishing releases about 600 original titles annually in the U.S. under 18 imprints, including bestsellers and award-winners, which appeal to established and fledgling readers.


Simmons CollegeSimmons College is home to the Center for the Study of Children’s Literature and the nation’s first Master of Arts in Children’s Literature, a Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) in Writing for Children, as well as dual degree options with the Master of Science in Library & Information Science, the Master of Arts in Teaching, or the Master of Arts in English. The MA and MFA programs engage in rigorous, disciplined study of children’s books for those who are — or who intend to be — involved in teaching, library services, publishing, writing, or related fields. Developing a critical vocabulary essential for appraising text and illustration, students apply a high level of scholarly analysis to children’s literature ranging from folklore and mythology to contemporary realistic fiction and nonfiction. With an emphasis on historical and critical analysis – including feminist, ideological, and multicultural perspectives – our interdisciplinary curriculum draws upon art, history, education, sociology, psychology and media studies.


Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, one of the leading children’s book publishers in the world, is comprised of the following imprints: Aladdin, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Beach Lane Books, Libros para niños, Little Simon®, Margaret K. McElderry Books, Paula Wiseman Books, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, Simon Pulse, and Simon Spotlight®. While maintaining an extensive award-winning backlist, the division continues to publish acclaimed and bestselling books for children of all ages. In addition to numerous Caldecott, Newbery, and National Book Award winners, Simon & Schuster publishes such high-profile properties and series as Eloise, Olivia, Raggedy Ann & Andy™, Henry & Mudge®, The Hardy Boys®, Nancy Drew®, the Dork Diaries series, the Mortal Instruments series, Mike the Knight, and the original Cupcake Diaries and Creepover series.


SourceBooksSourcebooks is an independent publishing house working on creating the next evolution of a book publishing company. We are dedicated to sharing our passion for books in a wide variety of genres, including fiction, romance, children’s, young adult, college bound, parenting, memoir, and poetry. We are committed to innovative publishing, to exploring every platform and creating new models. Sourcebooks is dedicated to finding new ways to connect with authors, readers, and ideas. We publish over 300 new titles each year, and are honored to have 43 New York Times bestsellers.

 

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

8:30 am – 6:00 pm

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