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Join us at the conference: June 23-25, 2024!

Book Camp 2024 is gearing up to be a great success! Hundreds of independent

authors, publishers and industry providers and partners will gathers outside of

New York City to meet, network, learn and more. For newcomers to old-timers, 

LEARN TO SELL YOUR BOOK TO Independent Bookstores, Librarians, Special Sales Venues

FIND A BOOK DESIGNER, PRINTER, EDITOR, LITERARY AGENT for your first or next book.

LEARN about successful (and not so successful) book launches, and so much more!!

Join us here on the East Coast to gain knowledge, find resources, discuss book

strategies and solutions, and more. The event is packed with informative and

instructive sessions that is guaranteed to help your publishing process along!

In addition, there are networking opportunities and hands-on workshops.

Sign up today! (Show managed by Printed Word Reviews)

ALL SESSIONS pass includes 

Meet new people  *  Hobnob with professionals  *  Learn and engage  * Find new suppliers

Get motivated to learn new techniques and plan your publishing strategy with the help of

experts at the 2024 BOOK CAMP

 

Register today for an ALL SESSIONS pass:

  • All Keynote Presentations. 

  • All Deep Dive Breakout Sessions

  • All Breakout Sessions

  • The Independent Publisher Idea and Networking Event

  • "Meet the Expert" one-on-one consultations with a field expert

  • Sunday Cocktail Reception (pending sponsor)

  • How to get the most out of the show session

  • Literary agent "Speed Dating" 

  • Monday and Tuesday Opening and Wrap-Up/Closing Sessions

  • Lunch, coffee, tea, snacks on June 24, and breakfast, coffee, tea, on June 25

  • Access to Sponsor Tables in the main ballroom

  • Discounted tickets to the IPA / NYC Big Book Awards dinner & ceremony (June 24)

 

PLUS BONUSES for Early Sign-up! Get at least $849 in extra benefits!

* Free 12 month membership to Book Camp ($50 Value)

* Free Listing Advertisement in IPA magazine ($129 Value) that NEVER expires!!

* Free Master of Fine Arts, Small Press, Fall trade book show issue ($20 Value)

* Free Digital subscription to quarterly BookCamp issues ($80 Value)

* $20 off coupon toward any IPA service

* $50 off coupon Printed Word Reviews service

* $100 off coupon toward any video creation

* Free upgrade to any sponsored podcast service ($400 to $500 value)

Who should attend BookCamp 2024?

* Independent publishers * Independent authors * Hybrid publishers  *Self-published authors * 

Association presses *  University presses * or anyone who is interested in advancing their

book publishing know-how should attend BookCamp 2024. The event will feature informative

sessions, networking opportunities, and hands-on workshops on a variety of topics, including:

  • Marketing and promotion

  • Sales and distribution

  • Production and design

  • Content creation

  • Business planning

  • Self-Publishing

  • Book Design

  • Writing & Editing

  • Book Distribution

  • Advertising & Promotion

  • Public Relations

  • Social Media

  • Book Reviews

  • Book Printing

  • Podcasting

  • Publishing Technology

  • Selling to Bookstores & Libraries

Register

  Book now for BONUS & guarantees

100% refundable until 11/1/23; 50% refundable until 1/2/24;

then only 100% credit toward next year's event until 6/1/24.

Travel to & stay Newark Liberty International Airport Hotel

 $189/$229 per night plus tax, email Ted@PrintedWordReviews.com for link.

Scholarships

 A limited number of scholarships will be available

 

Sponsorships for Vendors (printers, designers, etc.)  See options here

Network with true publishing professionals!  "Meet the Experts" and

spend time hobnobbing.  Enjoy the colleagues with special events.

 

BookCamp 2024 is the perfect opportunity to learn from industry

experts, network with other publishers, and get inspired to take

your publishing business to the next level.  

 

Attend a gala dinner and awards ceremony Monday, June 24th, 6pm-8pm where

we'll celebrate winners – come for the reception & enjoy the inspirational speeches!

Schedule:

Sunday

Preconference Sessions 

1pm Welcome

1:15pm Get the most out of the show

1:30pm Breakout sessions (Separate Rooms + 1 Virtual)

2:15pm Break - coffee and snack on Exhibitor's floor

2:30pm Marketing/Book Business

3:00pm Breakout sessions (Separate Rooms + 1 Virtual)

3:45pm Meet the Experts

6:00pm Welcome Cocktail Party (pending sponsor)

 

Monday

9:30am Small Group Breakfast (additional fee)

10:45am Breakout sessions

Noon: Lunch 

12:30pm Keynote Speaker / Welcome

2pm Breakout sessions (Separate Rooms + 1 Virtual)

3pm Break - coffee break on Exhibitor's floor

3:30pm Breakout sessions (Separate Rooms + 1 Virtual)

4:45pm Second Keynote Speaker / All Day wrap-up

6pm Awards Dinner (separate fee)

Tuesday

8am ALL Group Breakfast

9:10 Keynote Speaker

10:15am Breakout sessions (Separate Rooms)

12pm Close out / Raffle and door prizes for attendees

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Free digital copy of the

MFA, Small Press & shows issue.

Are you a small press? An independent author or publisher? 

Read about them, and their challenges and successes.

Also, Special Master of Fine Arts section included.

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What is a free listing ad?  NO EXPIRATION DATE 

Free art set up which will include:

$129 for a listing ad

Complete title of the book 

Book Cover Photo

Complete Book Title and Author's name

A couple of sentences about the book

Category where the book would be shelved (i.e., Mystery)

ISBN; Purchase Price

Retail / distributor availability; Website address

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What's included

a)  A listing advertisement

b)  TWEET out to our 12,000+ Twitter followers to help your promotion! 

c)  Creative included if you want, or respond to our info request

and we'll place into our advertising template. 

*d)  We will create a second creative highlighting that you are featured in our magazine. 

You can use this creative ad for your own marketing purposes!

e)  Sharable code to access the magazine, up to a $20 value, for free,

compliments of you!!

f) Publication ON sale at issuu.com

g) Accessible on over 30+ apps 

h) Sharable free HIGH resolution banners 

i) bonus special distribution for each issue

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Sign up today and get a Listing Ad for FREE! (Never expires!)

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Use your listing ad whenever you want - never expires!

CHOOSE AN ISSUE BELOW or whenever you are ready.

 

EDITORIAL CALENDAR (Planned topic for each issue, subject to change)

SEPT/OCT:  NYC Big Book Award 2023, ads due Sept. 29

NOV:  Holiday Gift Guide, ads due Oct. 23

DEC: Last Minute HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE / GAB TALKS interviews, ads due Nov. 27

FEB 15th Issue: Discover Indie Books, ads due Jan. 30

MAR/APR: Independent Press Award Announcement, ads due March 21

MAY/JUNE:  Summer Reads,  ads due May 10

JULY/AUG:  Summer Select Reads / IPA Book Camp, ads due July 10

AUG: Master of Fine Arts and Fall Book Fairs, ads due Aug. 21

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See, meet, network, learn from dozens of experts!

Louisa Ermelino, Fmr.

Publishers Weekly 

Reviews Director and 

Columnist.

Author of three books.

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Michele Cobb,

Executive Director of the Audio Publishers Association; 

Publisher of 

AudioFile magazine

Kathy Meis, CEO of Bublish

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Brian Feinblum, President 

BookMarkingBuzz,

decades long

publicity professional.

Former Managing Director of Books, The New York Times 

President Emeritus, Publishers Marketing and Advertising Association  

Former VP, Publisher of PW

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ALL SESSIONS pass

AWARDS Dinner only

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ALL SESSIONS pass & AWARDS Dinner

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IPA BOOT CAMP

2023

Printers, Designers, 

Distributors, Marketers,

Self-publishing services,

and much, much more!

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SUMMER SELECT READS

2023

Choosing upcoming and past 

award-winning 

consideration of

the editors best books!

Summer Select Reads 

IPA BOOK CAMP 2023 

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NYC Big Book Award 2023

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Holiday Gift Guide 2023

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Last Minute Holiday Gift Guide 2023

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DISCOVER Indie Books 2024

DISCOVER INDIE BOOKS

February 20th, deadline January 30th

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2024

Independent

Press 

Award

2024 Announcement Issue

April 6th, deadline March 21th

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Summer Reads 2024

Sign up by April 30th for editorial consideration

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