spot_img

Walking the Floor at BEA

So many exhibitors, so little time! Unique bags, free books, and great gift ideas made me feel like the proverbial kid in the candy store!

One of my favorite items was offered at the Andrews McMeel booth. Pocket sized books filled with puzzles and games based on Shakespeare, Jane Austin, and more. The traditional crossword, Sudoku, and hangman games were also available for the game lover on the go. These Pocket Posh puzzle and game books would make a great gift for any occasion.

There were booths that offered stationary, children’s games, novelties, and of course, books! I saw many smiles pass me by and the floor was all a buzz with talk of meeting favorite authors, and finding new adventures, romance, thrills, and faraway places that don’t really exist; all waiting between the covers of soon to be favorite books.

I wish I could have visited each booth, but time would not allow the opportunity.  BEA 2011 exceeded my expectations and I am looking forward to attending next year.

Similar Articles

Comments

FOLLOW US

2,023FansLike
3,106FollowersFollow
10,400SubscribersSubscribe

Recent Book Trailers

Instagram

Advertismentspot_img

Don't Miss

Scribd launches on Apple Watch

0
We are thrilled to announce that, with more than 1 million downloads in the iOS app store, Scribd is now available on Apple Watch....

ANNOUNCING THE “DRESSED FOR ROMANCE” SWEEPSTAKES

0
ANNOUNCING THE “DRESSED FOR ROMANCE” SWEEPS: Bloom Books, publishers of FREED by E L James, and online dress retailer eShakti.com are giving away more...

Audiobook Adventures from Big Finish Part 1 of 3: Doctor Who and Dorian Gray

0
Big Finish audiobooks and dramas are some of the best storytelling in the world in our opinion. And we’re going to prove it to...

BEHIND THE WORDS: AUTHOR LIZ JOHNSON

0
Liz Johnson joins us today on Behind The Words. Liz is a bestselling author of over a dozen books, and has a passion for...

BEHIND THE WORDS WITH AUTHOR VALERIE FRASER LUESSE

0
BEHIND THE WORDS WITH AUTHOR VALERIE FRASER LUESSE HEY!! Welcome Valerie, we’re excited to have you on Reader’s Entertainment. First, please tell our readers a...

SNEAK PEEK: MEADOWLARK BY ETHAN HAWKE & GREG RUTH

0
Meadowlark: A Coming-of-Age Crime Story by Ethan Hawke  (Author), Greg Ruth (Author) From the dream team behind #1 New York Times bestseller Indeh comes a graphic novel following a father and son as they...

SNEAK PEEK: THE ARRANGEMENT BY SYLVIA DAY, MINERVA SPENCER, KRISTIN VAYDEN

0
THE ARRANGEMENT BY SYLVIA DAY, MINERVA SPENCER, KRISTIN VAYDEN A trio of sizzling historical romances that prove passion is timeless… MISCHIEF AND THE MARQUESS by Sylvia...

MEET THE AUTHOR::: SHAWN SMUCKER

0
Special Feature Meet Fantasy Author Shawn Smucker Fantasy author, Skittles connoisseur. . . Shawn and his wife Maile (who is also a writer) live in...

SNEAK PEEK: ICE AND STONE BY MARCIA MULLER

0
ICE AND STONE BY MARCIA MULLER Private Investigator Sharon McCone goes undercover to investigate the murders of two Indigenous women in remote Northern California in...

SNEAK PEEK: THE APOLOGY PROJECT BY JEANETTE ESCUDERO

0
THE APOLOGY PROJECT BY JEANETTE ESCUDERO Life is about to get complicated for Amelia Montgomery, a prominent litigator in Chicago. She’s been fired for not...