Daily Archives: June 5, 2004


BEA 2004: What, no stunts?

This year’s publicists have disapointed me. The bathrooms are clean and free of postcards and bookmarks. I haven’t seen any crazy booths. I only saw two big PR stunts. One, entailed numerous people in matching shirts reading a copy of the book at the entrance to the main floor. This […]


BEA 2004: ForeWord Awards

ForeWord Magazine, a bi-monthly publication dedicated to reviewing books from independent publishers, announced their 2004 book awards yesterday at BEA. Big congratulations to these award winners: Simon Winchester for The Meaning of Everything, Oxford University Press, Gold award in the History category Thomas Swick, A Way to See the World, […]