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Show Dates for Nat Geo Books

Come see our books at one of these industry trade shows.

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Ruth Chamblee (Director, Marketing), Lisa Thomas (Publisher and Editorial Director), and Heidi Vincent (VP, Marketing) smile for the camera in the National Geographic booth at BookExpo America 2016.

We’re packing our bags and shipping our boxes.

It’s springtime, which means it’s also trade show season! Many of our sales, marketing, and editorial staff travel to these shows to exhibit National Geographic books, talk with readers, and meet with partners.

Join us! Below are the shows we will be attending. If you are planning to be at any of these, please stop by our booth or reach out to our sales team to set up a meeting.

American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference

Come join us in Chicago at ALA Annual. Drop by Booth 3725 in McCormick Place and enter to win a framed print from our new books Hey, Baby! and Night Vision. Spin the Wheel of Trivia, answer a trivia question from one of our books, and win a prize!

Be sure to add these events to your calendar:

Friday, 6/23, 5:45 pm – 6:35 pm
Author Sue Macy at the Pop Top stage
Take a joy ride through women’s history with author Sue Macy and her new book, Motor Girls.

Saturday, 6/24, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Book Signing at Booth 3725
Author Sue Macy signs Motor Girls. First 100 attendees receive a free book!

Saturday, 6/24, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Book Signing at Booth 3725
Author Ann Bausum signs The March Against Fear. First 100 attendees receive a free book!

Sunday, 6/25, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Book Discussion and Signing at Booth 3725
Author Maryn McKenna discusses her new book, Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats, followed by an ARC giveaway. Free coffee while supplies last!

Monday, 6/26, 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
ALA Book Buzz at the Book Buzz Theater
Gear up for the fall with great new reads!

Trade Show Schedule

Here is our full trade show schedule for the first half of 2017.

Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) Expo, Las Vegas, January 10-12

Outdoor Retailer Winter Show, Salt Lake City, January 10-12

Digital Book World, New York City, January 17-19

Advertising Specialty Institute (ASI) Show, Orlando, January 19-20

American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting, Atlanta, January 20-23

NY NOW Gift Show, New York City, February 5-8

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Erica Green (Editorial Director) and Kate Hale (Senior Editor) are ready for visitors at the 2016 ALA Annual Conference in San Francisco.

Eastern Outdoor Reps Association, Greenville (SC), February 6-8

Educational Book and Media Association (EBMA), St. Petersburg (FL), February 6-9

Public Lands Alliance Convention, Arlington (VA), February 12-16

Toy Fair, New York City, February 18-21

London Book Fair, London, March 14-16

BookExpo America, New York City, May 31-June 2

ALA Annual Conference, Chicago, June 22-27

See you there!



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