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How are books made and how can we handsell them? Join NECBA at Candlewick HQ on May 2nd! Candlewick will present a morning intensive on how books are made, from start to finish. After a lunch break, NECBA will discuss overcoming handselling biases in a conversation led by the Windows & Mirrors team. Send your frontline booksellers or anybody interested in how books are made and sold.
Never attended a NECBA meeting? Well, thanks to Baker & Taylor, NEIBA will reimburse your travel expenses (milage if you drive or train or bus fare) and waive the $25 registration fee for all first-time attendees! Even more of a reason to attend a NECBA meeting and talk children’s books! Just make a note on your registration form!
10:30am – Noon “How a Book Is Made from Start to Finish” Intensive* with Candlewick
Chick & Brain: Smell My Foot! by Cece Bell
Noon -1:00 pm Lunch
1:00pm – 2:30 pm NECBA discusses Overcoming Handselling Biases,
presented with the Windows & Mirrors team
Title Sharing – Favorite Underrated Handsell Lightning Round: bring a lesser-known (and preferably inclusive!) book and pitch it to the room in sixty seconds or less.
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