Your membership gives you entrance each fall to a trade show floor alive with books - over 300 tables manned by sales representatives who work in your part of the country and who are familiar with both the rewards and the difficulties of selling books in the Southeast. You will be associating with nearly six hundred booksellers who enjoy the intimacy of a regional association where it is easy to discuss what works for them in bookselling and eager to learn what works for you.
The trade show schedule is packed with workshops and panels. You will meet many authors signing their books, speaking, or giving readings from their newly published books.The trade show is southern in its friendliness, social gatherings, and intimacy encouraging many informal exchanges of ideas.
The Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel : Reservations
Group rate available until August 18, 2014. Subject to Availability.
The Courtyard Norfolk Downtown
Reservations | 1-800-894.7956 | the code for King beds: SIBSIBA, or for two Queens: SIBSIBB
All reservations need to be made before 11:59pm on September 8, 2014 in order to qualify for the group discount.
Guests booked under the group code will receive discounted parking at $14 per night; however, the website alert will still say $19, but that is for non-group reservations.
The #SIBA14 Discovery Show is being held at the Sheraton Norfolk. Overflow rooms are available at the Courtyard Norfolk Downtown.
- Category: Trade Show
University Press of Florida
American Booksellers Association
China Grove Press
Penguin Random House
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Western Writers of America