8:00-8:50 AM | Registration & Breakfast

9:00-10:30 AM | Editors’ Picks

Elizabeth Beier, Executive Editor, St. Martin’s
Amanda Bergeron, Executive Editor, Berkley
Shana Drehs, Editorial Director, Sourcebooks Landmark
Tom Mayer, Senior Editor & VP, Norton
Jon Roemer, Publisher & Senior Editor, Outpost19 Books
Andy Ward, VP, Editor-in-Chief, Random House
Gail Winston, VP & Executive Editor, HarperCollins

Moderator: Barbara Hoffert, Editor, Prepub Alert, Library Journal

10:30-11:15 AM | Break

11:15-Noon | SF/Fantasy/Dystopia

Jordanna Max Brodsky, “Olympus Bound” series, Orbit
S.A. Chakraborty, City of Brass, Harper Voyager
Holly Goddard Jones, The Salt Line, Putnam
Annalee Newitz, Autonomous, Tor: Macmillan
L. Penelope, “The Eternal Flame” series, Black Caucus of the ALA Self-Publishing Award Winner

Moderator: Kristi Chadwick, Consultant, Massachusetts Library System, Northampton & LJ SF Columnist

Noon-1:00 PM | Lunch

1:00-1:45 PM | Books To Buzz About

Tayari Jones, An American Marriage, Algonquin
Brendan Mathews, The World of Tomorrow, Little, Brown
Christopher Meades, Hanna Who Fell from the Sky, Park Row: Harlequin
Nancy Pearl, George and Lizzie, Touchstone
Gabrielle Zevin, Young Jane Young, Algonquin

Moderator: Melissa DeWild, Director, BookOps, Brooklyn Public Library and New York Public Library

1:45-2:30 PM | Reading the World

Judith Gurewich, Publisher, Other Press
Jill Schoolman, Publisher, Archipelago
Michael Reynolds, Editor in Chief, Europa
Declan Spring, VP, Senior Editor, & Director of Foreign Rights, New Directions

Moderator: Barbara Hoffert, Editor, Prepub Alert, Library Journal

2:30-3:15 PM | Break

3:15-4:00 PM | Top Nonfiction

Danielle Allen, Cuz: The Life and Times of Michael A., Liveright: Norton
Khizr Khan, The American: A Memoir of Hope and Sacrifice, Random House
Cree LeFavour, Lights On, Rats Out, Atlantic Monthly
Kate Moore, The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women, Sourcebooks
Joanna Scutts, The Extra Woman: How Marjorie Hillis Led a Generation of Single Women To Live Alone and Like It, Liveright: Norton

Moderator: Stephanie Sendaula, Associate Editor, Library Journal

4:00-5:00 PM | The Second Time Around

Marie Benedict, Carnegie’s Maid, Sourcebooks
Chloe Benjamin, The Immortalists, Putnam
Celeste Ng, Little Fires Everywhere, Penguin Press
Eleanor Henderson, The Twelve-Mile Straight, Ecco
Robin Sloan, Sourdough, MCD: Farrar

Moderator: Barbara Hoffert, Editor, Prepub Alert, Library Journal



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