Several weeks of programming — celebrating books, authors, and bookselling best practices. Summer Camp will consist of virtual events and education sessions for booksellers across our vast 12-state region. Programming will run June 23 through August 13, with a variety of events and sessions.


Bookings for Summer Camp 2020 are closed. Stay tuned for Summer Camp 2021!

Scheduled author appearances with Q&A; up to 4 authors per hour.
We’ll create genre panel events, keynote opportunities, and in-conversation events.
Registered attendees can request ARCs.


$1000 for keynote

$500 per in-conversation

$250 per author in a panel

Author Pitch Deadline Friday, May 22!

Editors, present your books for the fall.
Reps, present the books you’re most excited about.
Gift reps present the “must have” side-lines for the season.
Registered attendees can request ARCs or sample.


$500 per hour

Underwrite an MPIBA best practices education session.
Or, we’ll work with your company to create a useful and engaging education session related to an industry service.


$500 per hour

Publishers and reps will get paired with booksellers for 10, five minute chats. Attendees pairings will be randomly selected, but each chat will be between a bookseller and a publisher or rep.


$50 per publisher/rep participant

Have an idea for an engaging camp session for our booksellers? Tell us what you want to promote, and we’ll help you customize the perfect summer camp event! How about?:
— Illustrator studio tours
— Publisher office visits
— Host a virtual happy hour with a game or cocktail book
— Promote a cookbook and invite everyone to cook something


Starting at $500 per hour

Pitch an author, schedule a Picks spot, or explore other sponsorship opportunities today.