America’s Sailors in the
Seas, Skies, and
Lisle A. Rose
ISBN: 978-0-8262-2105-6 | $36.95
“Truly a vicariously edifying
Cutler, author of A Sailor’s
History of the U.S. Navy
A Memoir of Hunger
ISBN: 978-0-8262-2102-5 | $24.95
“Gracefully integrating research and measuring her own
experience against the conclusions of experts in the field
and the portrayal of eating
disorders in popular culture,
Knopp eloquently offers a
new angle on our complicated
to food.”—Nancy McCabe,
author of Sophie: A Memoir
; Heartland’s signature education session is back: Ideas
That Work, which provides an opportunity for booksellers
to share and learn bookselling tips.
; More than 100 authors will be at the show, including
25 at the closing reception alone. Among them: Nikolas
Butler ( The Hearts of Men, Ecco, 2017), A.G. Howard
(RoseBlood, Amulet, 2017), and Greer Macalister (Girl in
; Stay until Oct. 8 and take advantage of the Twin Cities Area Bookstore Tour.
Booksellers have the option of
touring five stores—Birch
Bark, Moon Palace Books,
Magers & Quinn Booksellers,
Dream Haven, and Wild
Rumpus—or visiting three
and enjoying an off-site educa-
tional session at Magers &
Quinn on buying and selling
used and discount inventory.
Fall Discovery Show
Renaissance Denver Hotel
in Denver, Colo.
; With a dozen new bookseller
members, Mountains and Plains
Independent Booksellers Association
will kick off its show with a meet and
greet for first-time booksellers and
exhibitors, followed by a backlist
book swap as a way to keep the conversation going.
; Meals and books are a favorite combination, starting with Thursday morning’s
children’s author and illustrator breakfast with David Shannon (Duck on a Tractor, Blue
Sky), S.J. Kincaid ( The Diabolic, S&S), and Erin Stead ( The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles,
with Michelle Cuevas, Dial).
; Thursday afternoon’s gala reception gives booksellers a first look at the trade show
floor and is followed by a full day of exhibits on Friday.
; The author banquet on Friday night features T.C. Boyle ( The Terranuats, Ecco),
Anne Lamott (Hallelujah Anyway, Riverhead), and Maria Semple ( Today Will Be
Different, Little, Brown).