Series: Winter 2002 (Vol. III, No. 4)

Fall 2002 MARIAB Book Fair: Good Finds and Growing Pains

On Saturday, October 19th, the Massachusetts & Rhode Island Antiquarian Booksellers held their annual fall book fair at the site of the Historic Springfield Armory in Springfield, Massachusetts. It was the second year for the fair in this venue. For…

Midwest Bookhunters Book Fair, dePaul University, Chicago

The Midwest Bookhunters held their annual fall book fair October 13th, at the DePaul Student Center on the Campus of DePaul University in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago. Dealers and customers were both excited and pleased with the new…

Sacramento, CA – 9th Annual Central Valley Antiquarian Booksellers Association Book Fair

On September 28, a typically sunny and beautiful early autumn day, the 9th Annual Book Fair sponsored by the Central Valley Antiquarian Booksellers Association (CVABA) was held in Sacramento, California. Among the 54 booksellers participating were 3 IOBA members: Vic…

Book Seminars International

Book Seminars International has announced its 2003 opportunities for professional bookseller training. The annual San Francisco events will be held at a new location and date—March 15 and 16 at the Marine Memorial Club just off Union Square. We will…

Internet Book Links

One of the Internet’s great sites is Steve Trussel’s: http://www.trussel.com/ This can keep you involved all day, so you might want to go directly to the book section at first, at: http://www.trussel.com/f_books.htm There is something for everyone here, and just reading…

IOBA Q & A Column

I rented the movie, “We were Soldiers Once…and Young” and found it very well done. I highly recommend it. I then began a search through my boxes of books and found a copy of the book. I need some help…

Author/Book Review: Patty Friedman

Email/Contact Info:afreelunch@aol.com Current Publisher and/or Agent: Counterpoint Press/Basic Books, publisher; Literary and Creative Artists, Inc., agent Published Work(s): Too Smart to Be Rich, 1988, New Chapter Press, humor, paperback original The Exact Image of Mother, 1991, Viking Penguin, literary fiction, hardback…

Author/Book Review Joe L. Blevins – the Texas Republic

Joe L. Blevins as Sam Houston Email: texas_republic45@msn.com Website: http://www.trafford.com/robots/01-0542.html Publisher: Trafford Publishing, Suite 6E, 2333 Government Street. Victoria, BC, Canada V8T 4P4 250-383-6864, Toll Free 1-888-232- 4444 (USA and Canada only.) Schools and museums get a 40% discount by ordering directly.…