SpringCon returns in April 2022

Golden, Colorado

Wednesday, April 6 – Friday, April 8 2022

Origin Hotel Red Rocks
San Antonio, Texas

Wednesday, April 20 – Friday, April 22 2022

Courtyard San Antonio Riverwalk

The MPIBA SpringCon events in Colorado and Texas will offer an exceptional opportunity to promote your authors and titles to enthusiastic and engaged booksellers from across 14 states!

Author Appearance Opportunities

Final event descriptions and schedules will be determined as authors are pitched. In addition to appearance fees, plan to provide ARCs or finished books for attendees. Use the form linked below to pitch your authors today!
  • Authors All-Around
  • $600
  • Plus a minimum of 25 ARCs or finished books.


    Up to 12 authors per event.
    Authors enjoy a meal with a table of booksellers, then take turns at the podium to briefly present their new books to the entire audience.


  • Pitch
  • Author Speed Dating
  • $500
  • Plus a minimum of 25 ARCs or finished books.


    Bookseller favorite events!
    Up to 12 authors per event.
    A fast-paced event where authors move from table to table, meeting booksellers and offering their best "elevator pitch."
  • Pitch
  • Sign Around Soireé
  • $300
  • Plus a minimum of 25 ARCs or finished books.


    An author celebration party!
    Guest authors will have time to sign at designated cocktail tables, as well as time to mix-and-mingle and enjoy the party.
    Signing & Networking Only
  • Pitch
  • Keynote
  • $750
  • Plus a minimum of 50 ARCs or finished books.


    Maximum of four authors per event. We'll explore keynote opportunities for authors throughout the shows. A keynote would be to the largest audience, and authors could present or be in-conversation.


  • Pitch
DEADLINE FOR AUTHOR PITCHES: Friday, February 11, 2022