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We're at BEA!


On Monday, AJ announced that we would be at BookExpo America at the Javitz Convention Center this week.

Sherrie has been busy with the New Title Showcase, highlighting books by Lulu’s who ordered the Book Fair services package. What’s better than getting your book at BEA right at the front entrance?! It’s the perfect location for getting noticed by more than the 35 thousand people in attendance.

So far, we’ve been having a blast meeting new people and making new friends. We’ve seen steady traffic at our booth (#2348) and a lot of people have walked away inspired and ready to share their creations with the world at large. We’ve also had the wonderful pleasure of meeting authors who have already published with us. Hearing their experiences makes this crazy idea called Lulu totally worth it.BEA1

If we haven’t seen you yet, please stop and say hello. We’d like to meet you.

Lulu at Book Expo America

Picture 20Through Thursday, May 27th, Lulu will be at the Javits Convention Center in New York City for Book Expo America (BEA), the largest book trade fair in America. We’re very excited to be a part of BEA because it is one of the only times that so many remarkable authors, publishers, businesses, educators, and distributors come together from all over the world to discuss the current trends in the publishing industry and share their passion for books.

This year’s BEA already has close to 30,000 attendees and we’re hoping to reach out to each one of them to inspire them to publish and share their works in a whole new way with Lulu’s open publishing model.

In addition to BEA, we’re also making a splash at the DIY Author’s Conference that is held at the Javits Center today before BEA begins. Sherrie, our very own Sales and Services Rep, will be showing people just how easy it is to use Lulu to become a successfully published author. Sherrie is helping authors choose from Lulu’s robust service options, make content available in multiple formats, and find millions of new readers through our vast distribution channels that include and Apple’s iBookstore. It all adds up to maximize the rewards for authors and readers alike, no matter how they’re measured.

If you’re at BEA or DIY this week, please stop by and say “hi!” We’re at booth 2348 at BEA and table 4 at DIY. We’d love to meet you and help you get started on any projects you’ve got cooking.

$150 Book Fair Coupon with the Purchase of a Publishing Pack

BookFairSvcs_BlogGraphicWhat better way to show off your newly published book than at a book fair?  Purchase any one of our publishing packages from now through March 31, and we’ll give you a coupon for $150 towards any one of our book fairs.  Most of the book fairs we offer start at $150, so you essentially can get a great promotional tool for free!

Marketing your book at a book fair is a great way to get exposure to booksellers, librarians, agents, the media, and more.  Your book is displayed at the show and is also included in the book fair catalog.  This catalog is a valuable tool that book buyers use when they’re making their annual purchases.

If you’re ready to publish and were going to use one of publishing packages anyway, why not get some extra icing on your cake?  Not only will we help with editing, formatting, cover design, and ISBN distribution, with our book fair offer you’ll get a great marketing push as you introduce your work to the market.

This promotion cannot be combined with any other offer or discount. Author is responsible for cost of shipping 2 books to be displayed at the book fair. The $150 coupon is applied toward a book fair service, but may not cover the entire cost of the book fair. When selecting a book fair, the publisher should consider the time it will take to go through the pre-publishing process.