Written posts to follow later in the week, meantime here are Day #1 photos from BEA and the Javits Center, taken by Kyle Gallup, captions to follow later.Captions written and inserted.
Now we’re rushing off to Day #2!
An expectant throng awaits the opening signal, just before 9AM.
The big line’s starting to move.
Near the Perseus booth.
Yayaoi Kusama will have an exhibit at the Whitney Museum this summer; Francesca Woodman’s work was on view at Marian Goodman Galley in NY this spring.
With Kent Anderson (l.) of Penguin, formerly a colleague from my Avalon/PGW days.
Kent and I discussing Blue Rider Press’s new Neil Young book.
The big poster of the cover for Neil’s forthcoming book.
I hadn’t seen Trish Weyenberg, of Penguin, in 10-15 years; we were colleagues at Kodansha America.
With Lissa Warren of Da Capo Press; Perseus CEO David Steinberg (c.) is behind us.
I’m with David Wilk (c.) of Booktrix and Jay Cosgrove, Yale U. Press.
Liveright is being revived as an imprint under Bob Weil, whose fall list includes a book of R. Crumb and his wife.
Kent State Univ. Press’s collection of Jim Tully books and the superb bio (r.)
Kent State’s list includes this cool book of photographs by DJ Tommy Edwards.
Sharing word of my blog with the inspired publisher David Godine (l.)
David Godine’s list includes the animal classic set in the Hebrides, ‘Ring of Bright Water.’
An illustrated Game of Thrones book, including Peter Dinklage.
Princeton Architectural Press is doing an illustrated bio of Edward Land, Polaroid founder.
My longtime friend and colleague of many years, Herman Graf, of Carroll & Graf.
Richard Nash (l.) of Small Demons with colleague, Ariana Lenarsky.
Houghton Mifflin is gearing for another run at a Tolkien movie extravaganza this fall.
With Sheryl Cotleur of Corte Madera, CA’s Book Passage & my longtime friend George Gibson of Bloomsbury.
Walker and Company’s display, in the Bloomsbury booth.
Learning about Hay House’s list and their outreach to book bloggers.
With Tracy Brown, longtime editor, now agent.
With Mike Shatzkin, publishing consultant&longtime friend (l.) and John Silbersack of Trident Media Group.
Bestselling children’s book author, R.l. Stine (r.)
With first-time novelist Amir Yassai, author of ‘The Life Squad.’
With Donald Calvanese, fantasy author.
Jules Feiffer (l.) and Martha Fay, author of ‘Out of Line,’ on Feiffer’s work.
Michael Rockliff (l.) of Workman Publishing and Chuck Adams, Algonquin Books.
Andover Press’s Laura Ross (r.)
Phil Zuckerman’s Applewood Books, an inspired publisher of Americana.
Steampunk Fashion book
Jeffrey Toobin (l.), interviewed by Peter Slen of C-Span; the C-Span school bus dominates the corridor just outside the exhibit hall
The Digital Demo Zone
At McGraw-Hill’s stand, good advice on ‘Dealing with People You Can’t Stand.’
I’m here with longtime colleague and friend Keith Wallman, of Lyons Press at Globe Pequot.
With longtime Canadian friend Kevin Williams, publisher of TalonBooks, Vancouver, B.C.
At the 7x20x21 talks.
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