Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Armchair BEA: YA New Releases

Lani Taylor
author of Daughter of Smoke and Bone

If I were at BEA today, this is one session I would not want to miss:

BEA (Young Adult) Editors Buzz

Insightful and passionate, this intimate editorial exchange will provide you with an editor’s perspective on some of the Fall’s new YA discoveries and potential breakouts.

Editors participating:

Courtney Bongiolatti, Editor, Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing with Michelle Hodkin’s UNBECOMING OF MARA DYER
-release date: September 2011

Margret Raymo, Sr. Executive Editor, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt with Joe Schreiber’s AU REVOIR CRAZY EUROPEAN CHICK
-release date: October 2011

Alvina Ling, Executive Editor, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers with Laini Taylor's DAUGHTER OF SMOKE AND BONE
-release date: September 2011

Susan Chang, Sr. Editor, Starscape Tor / Macmillan with Bill Willingham’s DOWN THE MYSTERLY RIVER
-release date: September 2011

Erica Sussman, Sr. Editor, HarperCollins Children’s Books with Leigh Fallon’s THE CARRIER OF THE MARK
-release date: October 2011

TakeApeek: BEA 2011 agenda


Today at Armchair BEA is a Giveaway Galores! day. Head over there to see the different offers and signup for my YA pirate-themed one on this post.

--~ Book Giveaway ~--

The Pirate Captain's Daughter
by Eve Bunting
just released: March 2011

Open to all.

Offer ends: May 29, 2011

Tell me which new YA book release above appeals to you.

AND, leave your email (if I don't already have it)


Contest has ended - winner is here



Armchair BEA
Book Expo America
May 23-27, 2011
a virtual event
(for those of us who could not make the trip to New York)

Today's BEA happenings:

Talking e-books with PicPocket Books and Carisa from Digital Storytime


Head over to Armchair BEA to check out the Giveaways Galore!


* image source of Lani Taylor used for creation based on ALA Celebrity READ posters

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