BEA 2015: Graphic Novels Make Their Mark

Although the big two of comics publishing, Marvel and DC Comics, have opted to sit out BEA this year, there will still be plenty of comics publishers dotting the Javits Center floor. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2015-05-27 00:00:00 UTC ]
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BEA 2015: Europa Editions Marks 10 Years

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BEA 2015: Franzen says 'It gets harder to write novels, not easier.'

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BEA 2015: Marking Memorable Milestones

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BEA 2015: Let’s Make a Deal

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BEA: 2015 Lonely Planet’s BEA Guide to New York City

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