HarperCollins Publishers will be attending the upcoming 29th Annual Conference on The First-Year Experience, which will be held in Denver February 12th-16th. Throughout the conference please stop by booth #327 and speak with the academic marketing team—Diane Burrowes, Doreen Davidson, and Lauren Branchini—to get expert recommendations on books that would be the perfect fit for your freshman common read needs.
We will be hosting two free events at the conference:
On Saturday, February 13th at 7:45 pm we will be hosting an author dinner with our academic colleagues from Penguin in Plaza Ballroom, Salon F. Speakers will include HarperCollins Publishers authors Amanda Little (Power Trip) and Adam Shepard (Scratch Beginnings), along with Penguin authors Dave Isay (Listening Is an Act of Love), Steve Lopez (The Soloist), and Kathryn Stockett (The Help). If you would like to attend this event please RVSP with your name and number in your party to Naomi.Weinstein@us.penguingroup.com. Please note that book signings will take place at publisher booths prior to the event.
On Monday, February 15th from 11:30 am-1:30 pm we will be hosting an author luncheon with our academic colleagues from Knopf, Macmillan, and Penguin in Plaza Ballroom Salons D & E. Speakers will include HarperCollins Publishers author Kevin Michael Connolly (Double Take), along with Knopf Doubleday author Thomas Cahill (A Saint on Death Row), Macmillan author Colin Beavan (No Impact Man), and Penguin author Mahbod Seraji (Rooftops of Tehran). If you would like to attend this event please RVSP with your name and number in your party to academic@HarperCollins.com. Please note that book signings will follow this event.
We hope to see you there!