2018 Dayton Book Expo Call for Authors | Dayton

2018 Dayton Book Expo Call for Authors

What's happening?

Dayton Book Expo (DBE) celebrates nine years of connecting authors and readers!

The Ninth Annual DBE will be held at Sinclair Community College’s Ponitz Center. Set-up begins at 9:30 AM. Tables must be completely set-up by 10:45 AM. DBE begins promptly at 11:00 AM.

The Dayton Book Expo is a family-friendly event. Covers and titles that are sexually explicit, promote violence and contain vulgar language are not acceptable.

Your registration includes:

One participant badge
One table (not skirted) and two chairs
Listing in the DBE booklet
Access to DBE Hospitality Room for breakfast

One parking pass
Online presence at DaytonBookExpo.com
Tons of proven tips to help you market and promote your book
Inclusion in the DBE Awards. Genre-specific winners—based on event-day sales—will receive a plaque, book medallions and one-year listing at DaytonBookExpo.com.
Author Boot Camp designed to help you get the most out of your DBE Experience
Author Meet-n-Greet provides an opportunity to authors to network before DBE

NOTE: Tables are designed for one author except in the following situations:

Co-authors. All titles sold at the table must be co-authored by the participating authors. The cost for the second author is $50 which includes an author badge for access to the hospitality suite, parking pass, listing on the website and inclusion in the DBE booklet.
Publisher-sponsored table is for two authors and one publisher. One book per author will be tracked and featured in our corporate marketing. This option is $250 which includes breakfast (3), parking passes (3) and publisher logo on the site and DBE booklet.
Library-sponsored authors
Contact us at 888.802.1802 to confirm registration for co-authors and publisher tables

Registration is a two-phase process:

Reserve your space, lunch and promotional options using this EventBrite form
Provide your contact and book information at DaytonBookExpo.com/Registration

Once registration is complete, you'll receive a confirmation email with detail about set-up, speaking opportunities for panel sessions and special instructions for authors of children's books pertaining to Kidz Zone activities.

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Saturday, April 28th 2018 11:00am


Sinclair Community College
444 W 3rd St
45402 Dayton


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