Children’s Bookselling

    Ci5 Consultation Station to Feature 14 Business Service Providers

    The Consultation Station at Children’s Institute will feature representatives from ABA’s affiliated business solution partners, POS vendors, and other service providers.

    Baker & Taylor to Offer Special Promotion in April on All Kids’ & YA Titles

    Baker & Taylor will celebrate its lead sponsorship of the fifth ABC Childrens Institute with a special discount on all children’s and young adult trade books for two weeks following the April 5–7 event.

    When It Comes to Kids’ Books, What Is Old Is New Again

    Here, BookScan analysts Kristen McLean and Allison Risbridger of NPD Book share a preview of findings on the children’s book market, which will be presented in full next month at Children’s Institute.

    March 24 Deadline to Register for Children’s Institute Advanced Education Session

    Children’s Institute registrants interested in attending the advanced education session “Idea Exchange for Owners and Managers” should register now.

    Calling All Ci5 Attendees: Share Your Backlist Book Swap Pick Now

    All Children’s Institute attendees planning to participate in the Backlist Book Swap Party on opening night, April 5, should let ABA know what kids’ book they’ll be swapping. 

    Rachel Ignotofsky to Speak at Ci5 on Empowering Young Girls

    Rachel Ignotofsky, author of Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World, will deliver the closing keynote at next month’s Children’s Institute.

    Registration Underway for Advanced Education Session at Children’s Institute

    Booksellers can sign up now for the ABC Children’s Institute Advanced Education Session, “Idea Exchange for Owners and Managers,” and share their ideas for topics to discuss during the event.

    Children’s Institute to Feature More Than 50 Authors and Illustrators

    More than 50 authors and illustrators will appear at next month’s ABC Children’s Institute over the course of two days of plenary sessions, featured talks, and special events.

    Ci5 Updates: ABC Group Member Raffle, Backlist Book Swap, Bookstore Tours

    With the 2017 ABC Children’s Institute just four weeks away, here are some important updates and reminders.

    Voting Underway for 2017 Children’s & Teen Choice Book Awards

    Voting opened on March 3 for the 10th annual Children’s & Teen Choice Book Awards, the national book awards program in which the winners are selected by children and teens of all ages.

    Baker & Taylor Offers Special Promotion on Kids’ Titles This April

    Kids First, a special promotion from Baker & Taylor, will offer a special discount on all children’s and young adult trade books for two weeks following the April 5–7 Children’s Institute.

    Marley Dias, Ilsa Govan to Speak at Children’s Institute

    Marley Dias, the 12-year-old social activist who launched the #1000BlackGirlBooks campaign, and Ilsa Govan, the founder of Cultures Connecting, have been added to the Children’s Institute lineup.

    Children’s Institute Nearing Capacity: Register Now

    Just a few spots remain for booksellers looking to attend the 2017 ABC Children’s Institute. The event, to be held April 5–7 in Portland, Oregon, is open to all ABA member booksellers. 

    Registration Opens for Advanced Education Session at Children’s Institute

    Booksellers can sign up now and submit topics they wish to discuss at the April 7 Children’s Institute Advanced Education Session, “Idea Exchange for Owners and Managers.”

    Children’s Institute Scholarship Winners, Attendee List Announced

    Thanks to the generosity of lead sponsor Baker & Taylor, 32 publisher sponsors, and the Book Industry Charitable Foundation, 47 booksellers will be attending Children’s Institute on scholarship.

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