Spotlight on Adult Literature

Sat., Jan. 31, 2015
2-4 p.m.
Exhibit Hall

Visit these participating publishers for free ARCs and books (while supplies last), author signings, and more.

  • Perseus Books Group
    Booth 4126
    Author signings: Wolf Winter by Cecilia Ekback (Weinstein Books) at 2 p.m.; My Life in Dioramas by Tara Altebrando (Running Press Kids) at 2 p.m., and Benchwarmer by Josh Wilker (PublicAffairs) at 3 p.m.
  • Consortium Book Sales & Distribution
    Booth 4129
    Giveaways of The Surfacing by Cormac James (Bellevue Literary Press).

  • Simon & Schuster
    Booth 4411
    Giveaways of ARCs of The Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll. Stop by Simon & Schuster during exhibit hours on Friday or Saturday to register to win a gift basket of great book club books. The winner will be announced at 4 p.m. at the close of Spotlight on Adult Literature.

  • Harlequin
    Booth 4414
    Bestselling author Mary Kubica will be signing and giving away hardcover copies of her debut novel, The Good Girl.

  • W.W. Norton
    Booth 4416
    Giveaways of ARCs:
    Words Without Music: A Memoir by Philip Glass
    Best Boy: A Novel by Eli Gottlieb
    Night at the Fiestas: Stories by Kirstin Valdez Quade
    The Green Road: A Novel by Anne Enright
    Hammer Head: The Making of a Carpenter by Nina MacLaughlin
    Bastards: A Memoir by Mary Anna King
    The Love She Left Behind: A Novel by Amanda Coe

  • Macmillan Adult
    Booth 4613
    Giveaways of assorted ARCs.

  • Hachette Book Group
    Booth 4711
    Giveaways of galleys of Delicious Foods by James Hannaham (Little, Brown – March 2015); Prudence by Gail Carriger (Orbit – March 2015), and Saint Mazie by Jamie Attenberg (Grand Central Publishing - June 2015).

  • Random House
    Booth 4721
    Author signings:
    2-2:30 p.m., Irvine Welsh, The Secret Life of Siamese Twins
    2:30-3 p.m., Sasha Martin, Life from Scratch: A Memoir of Food, Family and Forgiveness
    3:30-4 p.m., Lori Rader-Day, Little Pretty Things

  • Penguin Publishing Group
    Booth 4823
    Booth signing from 2-3 p.m. featuring Chloe Neill (Dark Debt: A Chicagoland Vampire Novel), Elizabeth Blackwell (While Beauty Slept), and Jacqueline Carey (Poison Fruit: Agents of Hel). Galley giveaways from 2-4 p.m.