2020 School & Library Webinars & Digital Events

We may be sheltering at home, but we’re still ready and eager to spread the word on what we’re excited about this summer and fall, from our computers to yours. See below for a webinar or event for whichever type of book you’re looking for, and be sure to watch this space as more info and events are added!

April 8: School Library Journal‘s Magical Middle Grade Virtual Event, 9AM-5PM EST (FREE). A day-long program of author panels, in-depth conversations, and keynote talks will keep you informed, inspired, and entertained. Attendees will hear about the latest and most exciting forthcoming titles for children, tweens, and teens, ranging from picture books and nonfiction to graphic novels and YA, and engage in Q&A sessions with authors and illustrators. Visit the virtual exhibits hall to network with leading publishers, enjoy additional author chats, and download digital galleys and other free resources. Featuring Snapdragon author, Kat Leyh!

April 14: Booklist‘s Must-Have Middle Grade Webinar, 1PM CST/ 2PM EST (FREE). Mad about middle grade? Then join us for this free, hour-long presentation and see what must-have MG titles are heading your way from Algonquin Young Readers, Disney Publishing Worldwide, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group, Random House Children’s Books, and Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing. Middle-grade enthusiasts, unite! Moderated by Booklist Books for Youth senior editor Julia Smith.

May 26: Booklist’s Rant ‘n’ Rave Webinar: Virtual Book Galley & Author Buzz Expo (FREE). Come listen as we present some of our favorite upcoming spring and fall titles. More info and details to come!

June 23: Macmillan Fall Preview with Macmillan Adult and Tor! (FREE). Join us for this 90-minute presentation and see what must-have titles are heading your way from Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group; Macmillan Adult (including Wednesday and Flatiron Books); and Tor Teen/Starscape. More info and details to come!

July 21: Booklist’s Fall Young Adult Preview Webinar (FREE). Join us for this hour-long presentation to see what young adult titles are headed your way this fall. More info and details to come!

August 4: Booklist‘s Graphic Novel Webinar (FREE). Join us for this hour-long presentation to see what graphic novels are headed your way this fall. More info and details to come!

2020 School & Library Events

We’re coming to a city near you! Check our events page for updates on author signings, conferences programs and panels, ARC giveaways, and more.

January 24-28
American Library Association Midwinter Meeting
Philadelphia, PA
Booth 1241

February 29
San Antonio, Texas

February 25-27
Public Library Association Conference
Nashville, Tennessee

March 6-7
North Texas Teen Book Festival
Irving, Texas

March 24-26
Texas Library Association Conference
Houston, Texas
Booth 1431

See all of our 2020 events here →

ALA Annual Author Signings, ARC Giveaways, & more!

Are you attending the American Library Association Annual 2019 conference in Washington, DC? Don’t miss your chance to get a book signed by your favorite author! Plus, visit Macmillan Children’s in Booth 1504-1505 to score ARCs + book swag! Read our ALA newsletter here.

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Click here to view larger. Tickets required for all in-booth signings.
Tickets will be distributed at Booth 1504 each day at 9 AM for that day’s signings.
Learn more about our ALA events here →