We had an awesome time at BookExpo America 2009!
Our Unshelved Library Reading Room was a big hit among librarians and more than a few non-librarians. We gave away hundreds of ARCs from publishers, and our comfy couches were almost never empty. We signed up lots of new readers and sold lots of shirts and books. Thanks to everyone who stopped by to say hi!
At BEA and beforehand at Library Journal's Day of Dialog we interviewed dozens of people on video - authors, attendees, vendors - and they're very entertaining. We'll be releasing said videos over the coming weeks.
And we also got to be readers, picking up free books and meeting authors. I also got an amazing little reading aid which I'll tell you about later.
We can't wait until next year!
I ask for your patience with today's partially-drawn strip. I spent all day getting our new book to the printers (more on that soon!), and forgot that we didn't have a strip up already. I'll go back and ink it tomorrow morning.
Update: All inked up now.
October 8, 2018 Walla Walla, WA
Walla Walla Rural Library District Staff Day (Gene)
November 15, 2018 Palm Beach, FL
Palm Beach County Library System (Gene)
November 16, 2018 Fort Lauderdale, FL
Southeast Florida Library Information Network (Gene)
Jan 25 - 28, 2019 Seattle, WA ALA Midwinter (Library COMIC Booth #726) (Gene)
March 1, 2019 Phoenix, AZ
Maricopa County Library District (Gene)
April 15 - 17, 2019 Austin, TX Texas Library Association Annual Conference (Library COMIC booth, Monday night event) (Gene)
June 21 - 24, 2019 Washington, DC
ALA Annual (Library COMIC booth) (Gene)
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