BIGNY Accepting Submissions for 30th Annual New York Book Show

Book Industry Guild of New YorkThe Book Industry Guild of New York is holding its 30th annual New York Book Show October 13, 2016 and is now accepting submissions. The deadline is May 4, 2016.

Full press release below:

Book Industry Guild of New York (BIGNY) Accepting
30th Annual New York Book Show Submissions

April 25, 2016
For Immediate Release

Media Contact: Tim Hoey,, 973.714.0707

New York, NY –The Book Industry Guild of New York (BIGNY) is currently accepting entries for its 30th annual New York Book Show.

The BIGNY-hosted show celebrates outstanding design and production for books published between
January 1, 2015 and December 31, 2015. The event offers displays of award-winning titles as well as an opportunity to mingle with industry peers.

The following types of submissions are sought:

• Book
• Book series
• Cover or jacket
• Cover or jacket series
• Self-published cover

The latter type is new to the New York Book Show and is intended to recognize the contributions of this growing segment of book publishing.

Submissions should also fit into one of the following categories:

• Children’s trade
• General trade
• Specialty trade
• Scholarly/Professional
• Self-published covers: Fiction or Non-Fiction

Submission deadline: Wednesday, May 4, 2016.

Complete submission details:

The New York Book Show: Thursday, October 13, 2016, at Battery Gardens, 1Battery Place, NYC

About the Book Industry Guild of New York (BIGNY)
BIGNY is a New York-based organization that serves the publishing industry and community. Since its inception in 1926, the Guild has provided professional development opportunities by hosting social and educational events, seminars, industry trips, and more. The Guild produces the annual New York Book Show, which celebrates outstanding achievements in book design and manufacturing. BIGNY also proudly organizes charitable events to promote literacy in the New York City metropolitan area.

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