Thank you for your interest in the U.S. Book Show, which runs May 24–26, 2022.
There will be a special “soft open” of the virtual trade show on Monday afternoon, May 23, 2022. You’ll be able to sign in, customize your press badge and explore the virtual exhibit hall. Expect a relaxed, fun afternoon of networking and more. Details to follow.
Mark your calendar!
The fine print We will not publish or share your information in any way, except to add you to the PW press list for the U.S. Book Show to receive press releases and to send your information to the U.S. Book Show platforms for your press registration and badge. You will also receive information directly from Eventbrite about how to log in to the U.S. Book Show. Contact Christi Cassidy with any questions.
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Those requesting media registration must be currently employed or contracted by a news publication or organization. Each organization, including newsletters and podcasts, is limited to sending media representatives only.
Account representatives, sales executives, book authors and publicists do not meet the criteria for media registration.
Here are the eligibility guidelines to attend the U.S. Book Show as a member of the media:
Print, Business and Trade
Publications/News Wire Services
Reporters, editors and book reviewers from print magazines, newspapers, trade publications and wire services.
Television, Radio and Podcasts
Broadcast reporters, editors and producers from radio networks, radio stations, TV stations or broadcast news organizations. Podcast hosts and producers with at least three episodes.
Freelance writers must certify they have been retained to cover the U.S. Book Show, have covered it in the past or have clips of reviews and/or book publishing or bookselling articles.
News Websites and Online Publications
Reporters and reviewers from news websites and online publications. The website must contain editorial content and cover books and/or authors.
Newsletters or E-Newsletters
Newsletter reporters must certify they have been retained to cover the U.S. Book Show.
Instagrammers, Social Media Influencers, Book Bloggers, Book Vloggers, Goodreads Reviewers
Reviewers or reporters in this category must provide URLs, social media links, number of social media followers and other relevant information. Make your case to attend in the Comments section of the Media Accreditation Form.
U.S. Book Show Registration on Days of Show
All members of the media must fill out the Media Accreditation Form in advance. Once you complete the Media Accreditation Form, you will receive instructions on next steps to claim your press badge.
Please review the media qualifications to determine if you qualify for a press pass.
Media or news organizations may register multiple journalists, editors or reviewers by filling out the form one time. You will see the option to add more names to your list on the Media Accreditation Form. If you have questions, contact us.
Do I Need to Register for the Show?
Fill out the Media Accreditation Form and follow the instructions you receive to claim your press badge.
Your Media Badge and How It Works
You will log in when you arrive for the U.S. Book Show using your email. If you already have a password, you’ll use that. If not, you’ll “create an account” at the show. Then you may customize your badge.
If you have a question about your media badge or applying for the media accreditation, contact us.
Your Media Badge grants you access to the entire U.S. Book Show exhibit hall, keynote addresses, programs and panels. See the entire program here. Media Contact: Christi Cassidy
Publicity Director firstname.lastname@example.org+1-917-217-4269