10:00-10:15 arrive at the Sheraton East Hartford (free parking! TitleWave is in the Junior Ballroom)
10:15-10:30 introduction by BookStream CEO Jack Herr
10:30-11:00 Pick of the spring lists by sales rep extraordinaire Ken Abramson
11:00-11:30 Picks from the rest of the BookStream staff, presented by Carolyn Bennett and Jessica Stockton Bagnulo
11:30-12:00 Pick of the summer lists by Ken Abramson
12:00-12:30 Presentation by Richard Price, author of Lush Life (Farrar, Straus, Giroux)
12:30-12:45 short break for book signing & galley pickup
1:30-2:00 Presentation by Steve Toltz, author of A Fraction of the Whole (Spiegel & Grau)
2:00-2:30 Presentation by Hillary Jordan, author of Mudbound (Algonquin)
2:30-2:45 short break for book signing and galley pickup
2:45-3:45 Bookseller picks of the list: the best of what YOU’VE been reading!
3:45-4:00 Closing remarks & evaluationsA full day, eh? And it's all FREE, courtesy of BookStream and sponsoring publishers! An RSVP is the only requirement. We've got a full house of booksellers, but if you contact Carolyn TODAY, there's still a chance we might squeeze you in. I'll be absent the rest of this week, but if you mosey on over to Hartford, you'll know just where to find me!