Call for Authors 2018

NEIBA 2018 Fall Conference

September 25 – 27, 2018

Providence, RI

Keynote – 1 Author spot (75 books requested)
Author Reception 22-25 author spots (75 books requested)

Children’s Books Author/Illustrator Breakfast – 3 Author spots (125 books requested)

Breakfast with Authors – 3 Adult/ 1 Children’s Author spots (125 books requested)
Bookseller Luncheon – 1 keynote author (75 books requested)


Meal Event – $1,000 which includes $100 for bookseller scholarships.

Author Reception – $350 which includes $35 for booksellers scholarships.


Author appearances for Keynote, meal events, and Author Reception are by NEIBA committee review and invitation, and are only open to publishers represented at the Fall Conference. We do not accept submissions directly from authors.

Please be sure your author(s) is available before you submit their name. If they become unavailable please let know so they can be removed from consideration.

We welcome authors with new books from your Fall 2018 and Winter 2019 lists. When submitting authors please include a brief description of the title (including pub date) and a short bio of the author.

 Submission deadline – June 6, 2018

Please send your author submissions and
any questions to