Sarah McIntyre (jabberworks) wrote,
Sarah McIntyre
jabberworks

kevin goes to gardners trade show

On Day 2 of our launch tour for The Legend of Kevin, Philip Reeve and I were the Guest Writer/Illustrators at Gardners Trade Show in Birmingham. Of course, Kevin came along, too:


Photo from Gardners Flickr page, 3D Kevin created by Chloe Applin

We gave a brief presentation to hundreds of booksellers:


Photo from Gardners Flickr page

And signed LOTS of books! Gardners is a big wholesaler who stocks many of the independent bookshops in Britain, and their trade show is one of the ways booksellers find out about new and upcoming books. We recognised quite a few of the booksellers but it was great to talk with lots of ones we'd never met before. A few of them were brand-new to the business, with new shops, and we fervently wished them well.

If you'd like to see more photos of what goes on at a trade show, there's a great photo stream you can browse here on Gardner's Flickr page.


Photo from Gardners Flickr page
Tags: birmingham, reeve, roly_poly_flying_pony
Subscribe

  • Lord God: new poster!

    I've done a new poster! It's for Lord God, a comedy musical written by Philip Reeve & Brian Mitchell, with music by Brian (the same team who…

  • Adventuremice canal troubles

    The Adventuremice are seriously cheesed off by this waterway blockage. (Original painting was sold via my shop.) If I look back at this blog post…

  • Adventuremice Quest: new cards in the shop!

    New cards in the shop! You can order them at sarahmcintyre.bigcartel.com. People also ask about prints, and the cards easily double up as prints if…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments