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$5.00 or less Books
Booth: 5
The name says it all! We sell all genres, host community events, and encourage the love of traditionally bound books to continue!

1 Love Publishing LLC
Booth: 861
1 Love Publishing LLC was created to bring new and creative publication ideas to the world. We guide and facilitate new authors and publishers with starting a new company. Managing a new brand through marketing, advertisement and global presence.

Booth: 111
826LA is a non-profit organization that offers free writing and tutoring programs to students ages 6-18 from its locations in Echo Park and Mar Vista; a school-based site at Manual Arts Senior High School; and in classrooms across Los Angeles.


A.J. (Chris) Cosmo
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. “The Monster That Ate My Socks”, University of Phoenix

A.Z. Riel: Riel Books
Booth: 519
A.Z. Riel writes+illustrates “Smart Books for Smarter Babies.” By talking UP to children, Riel’s satire advances literary+life skills to accelerate core brain development from 0-60 months. A.Z. Riel is a sixteen-year-experienced honors teacher with two Education degrees, two children, and four Teacher of the Year awards.
April 22, 10:00 a.m. IT’S NOT FAIR!, HELLO WORLD!, SELFIE-Esteem 4 Millenials, A.Z. Riel: Riel Books

Abril Armenian Bookstore
Booth: 165
Largest source of Armenian related books, music, videos, posters, greeting cards, and gift items. Established in 1978, Abril has been attending the LA Times Festival of Books consecutively since 1998. This year we are dedicating the booth to the art and written work of Seeroon Yeretzian.

Acorn Publishing
Booth: 716
Acorn Publishing is a small publishing imprint created by a group of authors. Titles featured at the event: Best-selling YA series CHILDREN OF THE GODS by Jessica Therrien ; KINGSTON COURT by Holly Kammier; SOMEHOW I AM DIFFERENT by Alyssa Petersel.

Addicted to War
Booth: 930
Peace, Justice & Human Rights Books. Two edited books by Halford Fairchild: (Re)Solving Violence in America and Black Lives Matter: Lifespan Perspectives. Author signings.

Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA
Booth: 197
We are an international non-profit organization and have been participating in the festival since 2000.

Akashic Books
Booth: 102
Akashic Books is a Brooklyn-based independent company dedicated to publishing literary fiction, crime fiction, and political nonfiction by authors who are either ignored by the mainstream, or who have no interest in working within the ever-consolidating ranks of the major corporate publishers.

Albin Gielicz
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. The Super Sustainables: Facing the Drought, GY Creative Publishing

Alice Lunsford
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. Secrets of the Bayou, New Playwrights Foundation

AM870 The Answer
Booth: 185
Conservative News Talk Station

America Star Books
Booth: 970
America Star Books gives authors an English voice in the world’s biggest, most challenging but also most promising market, from New York to Los Angeles, from Seattle to Miami. We do this the old-fashioned way: we translate, produce and publish our books at zero cost to the author.

Amida Society
Booth: 880
Amida Society is a Buddhist Organization Distributing Complimentary Educational Materials (Books, CDs, and DVDs) to Visitors (Free of Charge).

Angel City Press
Booth: 119
Angel City Press publishes books that showcase the history and culture of Los Angeles and Southern California. This selection of collectible books demonstrates there is no single volume that can capture the complexities of the California landscape and chronicle the history of California culture.

Booth: 843
Anomaly Productions is a transmedia publisher of graphic novels and monthly comics merging cutting-edge Augmented Reality with rich storylines and lush illustrations. Brian Haberlin (co-founder) is the writer/illustrator of Anomaly, Shifter and Faster Than Light. He co-created Top Cow’s Witchblade and drew Spawn comics for Todd McFarlane Productions.

Antioch University Los Angeles
Booth: 22
Antioch University offers these creative writing opportunities: MFA in Creative Writing (L.A.), MFA in Writing & Contemporary Media (Santa Barbara), Post-MFA Certificate in the Teaching of Creative Writing (L.A.), BA/MFA and USMA/MFA dual degrees (L.A.), Lunch Ticket online literary journal, and inspiration2publication (affordable online book coaching and creative writing classes).

Army Mike
Booth: 52
Blog designed for veterans transitioning from military service to the academic environment. Author of “A Veteran’s Guide to Higher Education, Transitioning from Military Service to the Academic Environment.”

Atheists United
Booth: 940
A positive and welcoming atheist community working to improve the status of atheists in society and of atheism in public discourse by:1. Promoting the separation of government and religion. 2) Educating the public about atheism. 3) serving the public good in ways that are exemplary of our values.

Author Jenna Elizabeth Johnson
Booth: 916
Jenna Elizabeth Johnson is a bestselling and multi award-winning fantasy and paranormal romance author from California’s Central Coast region. She is best known for her Otherworld Trilogy (Faelorehn, Dolmarehn, and Luathara), a YA paranormal romance series, as well as the Legend of Oescienne series, a middle grade epic fantasy adventure.

Author Solutions
Booth: 991
Author Solutions is the world leader in supported self-publishing. Author Solutions has helped more than 200,000 authors self-publish, promote and bring to market over 250,000 new titles.

Booth: 169
Small independently owned, publishes books by Mary Bush Shipko. Her first book blends her flying experiences with breaking gender barriers and discusses her experiences of entering a male dominated field in the late 60s and 70s.

Ayn Rand Institute
Booth: 130
Ayn Rand Institute offers a variety of educational experiences to promote greater understanding of Ayn Rand’s philosophy and, through the writing and speaking of our experts, advocates her principles of reason, rational self-interest and laissez-faire capitalism.


Barry Ghabaei
Booth: 935
This author breaks all the rules and it works.

Booth: 509
Bazic Products/Bangkit U.S.A. Inc. partners with factories around the world to produce a line of quality School and Office Products. Bazic Products developed a reputation as a reliable and flexible partner with innovative and great quality products.

Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center
Booth: 340
Beyond Baroque is one of the United States’ leading Literary Arts Centers dedicated to expanding the public’s knowledge of poetry, literature and art through publishing, cultural events and community interaction. Founded in 1968, Beyond Baroque is based out of the original City Hall Building in Venice,California.

Bitingduck Press
Booth: 733
Bitingduck Press was established in 2012 with the goal of providing high-quality, low-cost, electronic and print books. We are currently focusing on science fiction and “science in fiction,” and have a diverse catalog of mysteries, general fiction, young adult fiction, and non-fiction.

Black Rose Writing
Booth: 917
Black Rose Writing is an independent publishing house that strongly believes in developing a personal relationship with their authors. The Texas-based publishing company doesn’t see authors as clients or just another number on a page, but rather as individual writers.

Book Publicists of So California
Booth: 933

Book Soup/A.C. Vroman, INC
Booth: 88
Book Soup, “Bookseller to the Great and Infamous”, is a general independent bookstore located on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood. Since 1975 the store has specialized in art, music, film, photography, fashion, and literary fiction, and is known for its celebrity clientele, robust author event series, and international newsstand.

Bookbid Books
Booth: 942
We are a small, family owned business buying and selling rare books. We have been in business over 30 years and are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America, the premier association of rare booksellers in America. Our specialties include modern first editions, collectible children’s books, and signed books.

Bookforum Magazine
Booth: 120

BOOM! Studios
Booth: 840
Founded by Ross Richie in 2005, BOOM! Studios ( generates award-winning comic books and graphic novels. The publisher is comprised of four imprints: the main Studios imprint, BOOM! Box, KaBOOM!, and Archaia. BOOM! has a unique first-look feature film relationship both with 20th Century Fox and Fox’s television studio.

Brian Brandenburg
Booth: TBD
April 22, 1:00 p.m. Golden Sands, Wordsmith Writing Coaches

Brick Cave Media
Booth: 156
Southwest based publisher of science fiction, fantasy and literary titles. Authors include Sharon Skinner, J.A. Giunta, Scott Woods. Author biographies and title availability on our website.

Buddha’s Light Publications, USA Corp
Booth: 62
Buddha’s Light Publications offers quality translations of classical Buddhist texts as well as works by contemporary Buddhist teachers and scholars. We embrace Humanistic Buddhism, and promote Buddhist writing which is accessible, community-oriented, and relevant to daily life. We are committed to building bridges between East and West and all communities.


California Book Fairs
Booth: 536

California Connections Academy
Booth: 612
California Connections Academy is a quality tuition-free online public school serving students in grades K – 12. Connections Academy, a leader in online education, offers an outstanding curriculum, personalized instruction and flexible scheduling supported by California credentialed teachers throughout Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Riverside and San Diego counties.

California LGBTQ Authors
Booth: 967
We’re a group of California LGBTQ authors, writing in a variety of genres from mystery, to romance, to general fiction. Last year I noticed there was no representation of LGBTQ authors and literature at the festival and I sought to change that this year.

California State University, San Bernardino
Booth: 163
The CSUSB VSC provides support services focused on the special needs and requirements of today’s military veterans, service members and dependents to assist students in transitioning to the university environment and in achieving their academic and personal development goals.

Cancer Control Society
Booth: TBDCancer Book House offers books, DVDs, Cancer Control Journals and Information Packets on Alternative Therapies and Nutritional Approaches to the prevention and control of cancer and other diseases.

Booth: 68
With Caregatto you can send greeting cards for all occasions online with multiple personalization features including photos and scents. Caregatto cards are an alternative to conventional greeting cards. For extra smiles, we offer small gift options like our organic tea and honey sets, books from your selected genre, healing crystals, and more.

Catamaran Literary Reader
Booth: 34Catamaran is a literary journal featuring poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and fine art. Catamaran is a full size, full color magazine published quarterly and distributed nationally. Now in its 5th year, Catamaran features creative works with West Coast themes by writers and artists from everywhere.

Booth: 159
Catapult, Counterpoint Press and Soft Skull Press merged in September 2015, and all three imprints continue to publish books of the highest caliber. Catapult also offers writing classes and produces an award-winning daily online magazine.

Charles Wright
Booth: 911
A Million Dollars Worth of Memories is a company by Charles Wright to publish his own music, books, t-shirts etc. He is well known for his hit single Express Yourself.

Chris & Amy Hernandez
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 p.m. “Jack and the Zombie Attack”, University of Phoenix

Christine Taylor-Butler
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. The Lost Tribes Series, Rosa Parks, Move Books

Chronicle Books
Booth: 551
Chronicle Books is a San Francisco-based publisher of distinctive books, gifts, and stationery. Inspired by the enduring magic and importance of books, our objective is to create and distribute exceptional publishing that is instantly recognizable for its spirit, creativity, and value.

Booth: 176
With roots on the U.S./Mexico border, Cinco Puntos publishes great books which make a difference in the way you see the world.

City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs
Booth: 743
Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) advances the social and economic impact of the arts and ensures access to diverse and enriching cultural activities through: grantmaking, community arts programming, arts education, public art, and partnerships with artists and arts/cultural organizations throughout the City of Los Angeles.

Coach House Books
Booth: 132
Tucked away on Toronto’s bpNichol Lane, Coach House has been printing and publishing high-quality editions of innovative poetry, ?ction, drama and nonfiction since 1965.

Cooking with Trader Joes/Brown Bag Publishers
Booth: 941
“Cooking with Trader Joe’s” is the bestselling line of independent Trader Joe’s cookbooks, with recipes using ingredients all from Trader Joe’s. Featuring quick healthy meals, vegetarian, gluten-free, vegan, and diet cookbooks. Recipes are easy, fast, and delicious. Nutritional information and photos for every recipe.

Creative Media Publishing
Booth: 575
Creative Media Books produces children’s picture books, beginning chapter books, tween books, Young Adult novels and biographies on notable figures. Our well-known titles include, “Cutters Don’t Cry,” “Princess Dessabelle,” “Future Presidents Club,” “Kaylee: The ‘What If?’ Game” and “Gabby Douglas: Golden Smile, Golden Triumph.”

Booth: 744
I am a self publisher and author of two books. “Who Said You Look Like A Model?” (Motivational) and “From Seoul To Soul” (memoir). Note: I am the mother of Supermodel Chanel Iman and motivational speaker


Daniel Lorti
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. The Avignon Legacy, Linda Case, Author

David’s Doodles
Booth: 834
Self published art books, instructional and collection, art apparel, and art prints,

DC Entertainment
Booth: 833
DC Entertainment is home to iconic brands DC Comics (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash), Vertigo (Sandman, Fables) and MAD. Publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC Entertainment is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world.

December Publishing
Booth: 157
december magazine is a semiannual literary journal publishing exceptional poetry, prose, and visual art. Our mission is to champion the work of unheralded writers and artists, celebrate fresh ideas from seasoned voices, and advocate for our contributors in the literary, artistic, and general communities.

Dennis Huffington
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. From Scratch: Book One, Enter Media

Dianne Venetta
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. Organic Gardening for Kids, The Mighty Adventures

dj enterprises
Booth: 177
Selling books.

Dockside Sailing Press
Booth: 920
We are a small press publishing fiction, non fiction and young adult books.

Dori Scarano
Booth: 32
Millie’s Butterflies, by Dori Scarano Based on a true story – An unimaginable journey of life, love and loss.

Double R Books Publishing- Rodrigue & Sons Company
Booth: 126
HIDDEN MICKEY ADVENTURES. Adventure Mystery novels about Walt Disney and Disneyland for ages 9 to 90. also Quest books to play inside the Disney Parks, for all ages. Find Hidden Mickeys and more… Come meet author Nancy Temple Rodrigue, she will be Signing her Books for fans!

D.R. Lunsford
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. To Laugh, Think, and Feel, New Playwrights Foundation

Dr. Barbara Firestone
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. Autism Heroes, The Help Group

Dr. Richard Erhlich
Booth: TBD
April 23, 10:00 p.m. Faces of Music, The Help Group

Drawing the Dragon- April Adams
Booth: 829
Drawing the Dragon is a genre-fusion tale of what happens after humans leave Earth – only scratching the star-strewn surface of what they discover about the universe and themselves. A story about the power of intention, galvanized by compelling villains and passionately charged heroes.

Dreamspinner Press
Booth: 168
Dreamspinner Press is an international publisher of gay romance in print and eBook formats, as well as audiobooks and translations in eleven languages. Dreamspinner’s catalog includes over 3,000 titles by over 500 authors. Imprints include Harmony Ink Press (LGBTQ+ Teen and New Adult fiction) and DSP Publications (specialty genre fiction).

Drumsong Music Company
Booth: 24

Dual Crossroads
Booth: 955
Everyone has a Light and a Dark to their who they are. Here, they come to a crossroads. We are located in the heart of South Pasadena on Mission Street, right off the Gold Line exit for South Pasadena.


East West Discovery Press
Booth: 510
Publisher and distributor of multicultural and bilingual books in 50 + languages. We can customize book list and school readiness backpack based on thematic units, reading level and languages. Please email us for an updated listing of our bilingual books. Our catalog can be downloaded on
Booth: 51
Affordable high quality book printing for the self publisher. Our 13th year exhibiting at the LA Times Festival of Books!

Booth: 581
Wendie Willson and Mary Ann Eisenberg are the creators of a fantasy adventures series that sparks the imagination of young readers in grades 2,3,4,5. The authors want Aly, the protagonist, to remind girls to dream big, take risks, and count on their own smarts and bravery.

End Malaria Now
Booth: 175
End Malaria Now raises awareness about malaria and what our community can do to prevent it. Our main focus is to distribute thousands to mosquito nets to help end the spread of this fatal disease.

Enrique Monreal
Booth: TBD
April 22, 1:00 p.m. – April 23, 10:00 p.m. The Race, Wordsmith Writing Coaches

Enter Media
Booth: 142
Enter Media is an entertainment and multimedia company dedicated to creating empowering and inspiring content.


Families In Schools
Booth: 534
Families In Schools (FIS) is committed to involve parents and communities in their children’s education to achieve lifelong success.

Farhang Foundation
Booth: 951
Farhang Foundation is a non-religious, non-political and not-for-profit foundation established in 2008 to celebrate and promote Iranian art and culture for the benefit of the community at large. The foundation supports academic activities in Southern California by funding university programs, publications and conferences.

Farm Fresh To You
Booth: 123
Almost 40 years’ experience Growing & Farming Organic/Pesticide-Free/Non-GMO Produce! – a PIONEER of the Organic Industry!

Figueroa Press
Booth: 741
Publish books for faculty and/or allumni, associated with USC

Flower Girl World
Booth: 521
The award-winning Flower Girl World picture/chapter book series follows diverse characters who build friendships, learn about new cultures, and experience adventures at weddings all over the world. “Girls will FLIP over this series about finding confidence in one’s abilities, and on doing what you can to assist others!” (


Galaxy Press
Booth: 717
Galaxy Press is the publisher of the fiction works of bestselling author L. Ron Hubbard in both book and audiobook formats and the Writers of the Future yearly anthology.

Gary Mancuso
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. The Last Places on Earth: Journeys in Our Disappearing World, The Last Places on Earth

Gary Soto
Booth: num
Foremost Latino author for young adult, children, and adults offers all of his titles to Festival attendees. Meet the author of BASEBALL IN APRIL, BURIED ONIONS, THE AFTERLIFE, CHATO’S KITCHEN, TOO MANY TAMALES and many other titles. His NEW AND SELECTED POEMS was a finalist for The National Book Award.

Gemiknight Press
Booth: 723
Pasadena independent publisher featuring books by Michael Mullin. SIMON, a modern-day Hamlet, won the YA Bronze Medal from the Moonbeam Book Awards. Other titles include: TALESPINS (3 Fairytale Retellings), ROCKETBOY (middle-grade, superhero adventure), and 8: THE UNTOLD STORY (a graphic novel about the unknown 8th dwarf!)

Get Lit- Words Ignite
Booth: 341
Get Lit – Words Ignite fuses classic and spoken word poetry to increase teen literacy and cultivate enthusiastic learners emboldened to inspire social consciousness in diverse communities. “Claim Your Poem, Claim Your Life.”

Glendon Association
Booth: 956
The Glendon Association is dedicated to saving lives and enhancing mental health by addressing the social problems of suicide , violence and disturbed family relations. Glendon’s theoretician and leading author is Dr Robert Firestone his latest book is “Overcoming The Destructive Inner Voice”

Glife Publications
Booth: 188
Self-publishing company. Books in English and Spanish.

Gonen Yacov
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. The Super Sustainables: Facing the Drought, GY Creative Publishing

Good Knight Publishing
Booth: 954
Author: Booze, Broads and Blackjack: A Deadly Combination. What happens in Vegas in the 70’s doesn’t stay there. When a philandering radio DJ takes his ditzy girlfriend to a celebrity blackjack tournament, the weekend trip meets a dead end.

Grace Bruno
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. Shattered Intimacy, New Playwrights Foundation

Greater Los Angeles Writers Society (GLAWS)
Booth: 944
GLAWS is a non-profit that provides a forum for writers of all disciplines to meet and improve their knowledge and skills in the craft and business of writing. GLAWS accomplishes this through Special Speaker Events, genre-specific critique groups, workshops, conferences, bookfairs, and other events that educate and mentor writers.

GY Creative Publishing
Booth: 588
A boutique publishing house from Santa Monica which specializes in musical children’s books about sustainability and climate change.


Haiku North America
Booth: 365
Haiku North America and the Haiku Society of America are non-profit organizations devoted to the promotion of and education about haiku poetry. HNA holds a semi-annual poetry conference, drawing poets worldwide. HSA is a membership organization for poets and the publisher of Frogpond, the haiku literary journal.

Halford Fairchild
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. (Re)Solving Violence in America and Black Lives Matter: Lifespan Perspectives, Addicted to War

Happy Science USA
Booth: 206
In 1986, Master Ryuho Okawa founded Happy Science, a spiritual movement dedicated to bringing greater happiness to humankind by overcoming barriers of race, religion, and culture and by working toward the ideal of a world united in peace and harmony.

HarperCollins Children’s Books
Booth: 714
HarperCollins Children’s Books is one of the leading publishers of children’s and teen books. HarperCollins is home to many timeless treasures and bestsellers such as Charlotte’s Web, Goodnight Moon, Where the Wild Things Are, The Graveyard Book and series including Ramona, Pete the Cat, Fancy Nancy, Divergent, and The Selection.

Haymarket Books
Booth: 158
Haymarket Books is a radical, independent publisher, who aims to connect activists, critical scholars, and politically conscious readers with the ideas they need to change the world.

HiDeHo Comics
Booth: 908
We are the oldest comic book store in Los Angeles, specializing in all comics, both old and new!

Horror Writers Association
Booth: 828
The HWA brings writers and others with a professional interest in horror together. Its mission is to foster a greater appreciation of dark fiction.

House of Anansi Press and Groundwood Books
Booth: 710
House of Anansi Press and Groundwood Books publish high-quality and award-winning picture books, fiction, and non-fiction. Our authors and illustrators are highly acclaimed both in Canada and internationally. We are an independent Canadian publisher based in Toronto.


Independent Writers of Southern California
Booth: 131
We provide professional development and networking opportunities that allow our members to be on the cutting edge of an ever-evolving and expanding world of publishing.

Inner Traditions/Bear & Co.
Booth: 64
Books for the Body, Mind & Spirit

Inspire Charter Schools
Booth: 585
Inspire Charter Schools is a tuition-free, personalized learning, public charter school for TK-12th grade students. Offering both flexibility and choice, families are empowered to tailor a school program that is designed around the specific need of each student. Inspire Charter Schools is 21st Century Learning at its best!

Booth: 131
Helping Writers Succeed since 1982! Panels, seminars, satellites, networking! BOOTH 131; (310) 773-8075


Jane Austen Society of North American
Booth: 913
JASNA-SW has a diverse membership. What brings us together is our love of Jane Austen. Through local reading groups and events that are both entertaining and informative, we celebrate ­the work and life of Jane Austen, the world of her books, and her influence in popular culture.

JJ Ross Books
Booth: 707
JJ Ross Books features the comedic young adult novel, Jackson & Jenks, Master Magicians. When a genii turns a teenager into a real magician, fame and fortune follows — as well as a world of trouble. “An exciting, whimsical story that will entertain adults and children.” — Kirkus

Jeffrey L. Kohanek
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. The Buried Symbol, Black Rose Writing

Jenna Elizabeth Johnson
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. The Otherworld Series (Faelorehn, Dolmarehn, Luathara, Ehriad, Ghalien, Lorehnin, Caelihn, Faeleahn, Faeborne, Faebound), The Legend of Oescienne Series (The Finding, The Beginning, The Awakening, The Ascending, Tales of Oescienne), Author Jenna Elizabeth Johnson

Jodi Bombardier Jewelry
Booth: 178
Men’s and women’s leather bracelets along with copper cuffs, bracelets, necklaces and earrings, all designed and handmade in Tucson, AZ. Jodi is a published author with 2 how-to-make wire jewelry books, has co-authored 2 jewelry books and has written how-to-make jewelry articles for Step By Step Wire Jewelry magazine.

John F Daulton
Booth: 957
John Daulton – Top 10 Amazon bestselling author of the Galactic Mage series. Science fiction meets fantasy, and, epically, both genres stay pure, true to their beloved origins. Steven Hammond – Author of the international bestselling contemporary fantasy series: The Rise of the Penguins Saga.

Jonathan Mumm
Booth: 954
Author of the book “Stop it. You’re Scaring Me”

Joshua Haute
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. “Tales of The Brothers Three!”, University of Phoenix

Just Buddha, Inc.
Booth: 122
Just Buddha is An Apparel Line of Positive Messaging. We put empowering words on the front of the shirt with a corresponding affirmation on the back. We are working to make the world a better place – one Tee Shirt at a time.

Booth: 181
We are a religious Corporation.


KA Coaching & Consulting Services
Booth: 742
KA Coaching & Consulting Services is a boutique consulting firm that provides advice to individuals and organizations on performance improvement, goal setting, and organizational development strategy. Through root cause analysis, we identify roadblocks and devise solutions to help move beyond adversities and create success.

Kaleo Marketing, LLC
Booth: 890 and 194
Reading Opens Minds provides books and reading groups to at risk teens and adults, as well as inmates. In addition, Kaleo will partner with them to distribute resort literature and raffle off Barnes and Noble gift cards.

Kaya Press
Booth: 380
Come CHILL OUT in the Kaya Press SMOKIN’ HOT LIT LOUNGE: Check out books from some of LA’s best indie presses and hang out with our authors. Drop in to CREATE! ILLUSTRATE! CELEBRATE! the book.

KCETLink Media Group
Booth: 959
KCETLink Media Group is a national independent nonprofit media network that provides high-quality culturally diverse programming designed to engage the public in innovative, entertaining and transformative ways. KCET is a service of KCETLink. KCET plays a vital role in the cultural and educational enrichment in the community it serves.

Booth: 110
KCRW creates & curates music discovery, NPR news, cultural exploration and informed public affairs. From Los Angeles to around the world,

Keck Medicine of USC
Booth: 867
Keck Medicine of USC

Kendall Noxsel
Booth: num
April 22, 10:00 a.m. Love and the B2 Stealth Bomber, New Playwrights Foundation

Booth: 611
KimBooks is mom and daughter team who want to share their love and passion for writing and illustrating children’s books. Our goal for every book we publish is to be Kind, Inspiring, and Mom approved.

Booth: 540
Kinderwise is a family-owned business based in California specializing in SOCIAL SKILLS books and shows for children. They’ll be showcasing their Emotional Intelligence program for children which teaches empathy, social skills, self-awareness, self-regulation and safety (bonus) through the eyes of Kinderwise characters Sparkelina (doll), Sophie (pink elephant), Busybee (giant bee).
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. How to Describe My Feelings, How to Make and Keep Friends, How to Mind My Manners, How to Calm Down, Kinderwise

Kinokuniya Bookstore
Booth: 84
Please visit our Los Angeles branch, conveniently located 10 minutes away in Little Tokyo. There, you will find SoCal’s largest selection of books, stationery, animation, music, and film from and about Japan & Asia.

Booth: 901
KLCS is a multimedia public television station serving the greater Los Angeles area. We provide a wide range of outstanding public television programs, as well as this website and outreach services, which educate, inform, enlighten and entertain adults and children.

KN Publications
Booth: 144
Cookbook publication company

Booth: 964
KTLA, channel 5, is a CW-affiliated television station located in Los Angeles, California, United States. The station is owned by the Tribune Broadcasting subsidiary of Tribune Media.

Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library
Booth: 26
Located in Indianapolis, Indiana, the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library champions the literary, artistic and cultural contributions of the late writer, artist, teacher and Indianapolis native Kurt Vonnegut. The library/museum serves as a cultural and educational resource unique to the nation. It has chapters in Baltimore, New York City, and Boston.


LA libreria
Booth: 555
LA librería is a Los Angeles based bookstore that specializes in children’s books in Spanish language. Our catalog includes thousands of illustrated albums, graphic novels, poetry and comic books from independent and art house publishers in Latin America and Spain.

LA Parent
Booth: 507
Need help with summer camps, schools, tutors, enrichment centers, or anything related to your child’s health and education? We’re LA’s No. 1 source of reliable information. Pick up a copy of our free magazine at our booth or at 2,000 locations throughout LA, and check us out online.

Booth: 42
We make coloring books that let you scratch-off surface to reveal beautiful night landscapes and more! Lago Design is Seoul based design company, presenting the themes of travel and adventures in scratch-off products based on youthful sensitivities and innovative ideas.

Latino Literacy Now
Booth: 468
Latino Literacy Now is a nonprofit organization. We operate Educational Programs and community Festivals for under serviced audiences around the USA. We also operate the largest Latino cultural Awards in the USA with the International Latino Book Awards. Finally, we promote Latino literature and the authors that create the literature.

Lawrence Irvin
Booth: TBD
April 23, 1:00 p.m. The Story of Oscar, Wordsmith Writing Coaches

Life is Good
Booth: 546
Optimistic apparel brand who donates 10% of all net proceeds to children in need. To date, they’ve donated over $11 million and counting.

Life or Death Spontaneous Decisions
Booth: 147
Life of Death Spontaneous Decisions is a novella about a teenager (Ryan) who gets pregnant by her classmate Pace. Ryan’s parent’s want her to have an abortion. Pace and his family wants her to keep the baby.

Lifesource Water Systems
Booth: 949
Water Filtration

Lil’ Libros
Booth: 515
Lil’ Libros is a publishing company of chic and modern bilingual children’s books.

Linda Case, Author
Booth: 124
LINDA CASE, Author,THE FUGITIVE’S SISTER, a true crime story. Linda’s sister, Becky, was convicted by a jury of multiple white-collar crimes. Prior to sentencing, Becky escaped, disappeared and became one of AMERICA’S MOST WANTED fugitives; then she contacted Linda for help. What happened next is a warning to all…
The Fugitive’s Sister, Linda Case, Author

Linden Publishing
Booth: 189
Linden Publishing publishes a wide array of genre fiction, as well as a variety of nonfiction books, including California history, health, and how-to books. Gallery II is the art studio of Pat Hunter and Janice Stevens. Both businesses are based in Fresno, CA.

Little Free Library
Booth: TBD
Each year an estimated 16 million books are shared in LFL book exchanges worldwide. There are more than 40,000 registered LFLs around the globe. LFLs promote literacy and a love of reading, build a sense of community, and spark creativity. It encourages all ages, backgrounds, and socioeconomic standing to participate.

Los Angeles County Office of Education
Booth: 608
“Los Angeles County Office of Education Head Start-State Preschool programs provide the first rung on a ladder out of poverty for thousands of our most vulnerable children and families. We offer high-quality early education programs with health, nutritional, social, and other services. Visit for more information and program locations.”

Los Angeles County Registrar Recorder County Clerk
Booth: 164
Voter Registration informational table. We will offer printed material, digital application review and status updates. We offer the service to register people for all upcoming elections.

Los Angeles Public Library
Booth: 382
The Los Angeles Public Library serves the largest and most diverse urban population of any library in the nation. Its Central Library, 72 branch libraries, more than 6 million books, state-of-the-art technology and many public programs, provide everyone free and easy access to information and the opportunity for life-long learning.

Los Angeles Review of Books
Booth: 43
The Los Angeles Review of Books is a nonprofit literary and cultural arts organization that combines the great tradition of the book review with the evolving technologies of the web.

Los Angeles World Airports/LA International Airport
Booth: 162
Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) is the City of Los Angeles department that owns and operates Los Angeles International (LAX) and Van Nuys (VNY) general aviation airports. Both play an integral role in helping to meet the Southern California regional demand for passenger, cargo and general aviation service.

Lotus Era
Booth: 823

Loyola Marymount University
Booth: 161
Higher education


Madeline Morehouse Books
Booth: 918
Code: 10-71 Victim to Victor “Extraordinary bravery, above and beyond the call of duty, where risk of life actually existed and the officer/citizen was aware of such risk; where failure to take such action would not justify censure. An act of heroism and performance, requiring extreme tenacity.”
April 22, 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. – April 23, 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Code: 10-71 Victim To Victor, Madeline Morehouse Books

Mage Academy Press
Booth: 837
We are promoting a modern fantasy novel called Book of Secrets.

Mary Ann Eisenberg
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. Aly Rutherford Series, Eisenberg/Willson

Matt the firehouse children books
Booth: 589
children book author

Mauricio Abril Art
Booth: 513
Storytelling with a side of magic, wonder and imagination for kids and kids-at-heart!

Meeting Bible Heroes Publishing
Booth: 620
We are publishers of the children’s hardcover picture book “Meeting Moses”. This is the first printed book and eBook in the “Meeting Bible Heroes” series. Kids love time traveling, and our new stories from the Old Testament are sure to inspire. Future plans include an animated series.

Michael Hughes
Booth: TBD
April 23, 10:00 a.m. The Crimson Shamrock, Black Rose Writing

Michael Molinski
Booth: TBD
April 23, 10:00 a.m. Miskito:Story of Nicaragua, The Mighty Adventures

Michelle Morgan
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. How YOUth Triumph in Sports: Tools That Create a Triumphant Life, Vida Es Oro

Milo Ink Books
Booth: 576
MiLo Ink Books’s mission is to publish books that will excite parents and grandparents to read to their young children and inspire them to be creative and encourage them to tap into the funny bone of their imagination.

Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Armenia
Booth: 186
The Ministry of Culture is a republican body of executive power, developing the policy of the Government of Armenia in the sphere of culture. The purpose of the ministry is to maintain and replenish the cultural heritage, promotion and development of contemporary art.

Morrie Markoff’s Memoirs / Beverly Palm Books
Booth: 35
Morrie Markoff is a 103-year-old first time published author of “Keep Breathing.” Beverly Palm Books serves as a consultant and assistant for writers who wish to get their books off the ground and self-published.

Mostly Kosher
Booth: 903
MOSTLY KOSHER, the acclaimed Jewish cultural revival band, radically reconstructs Judaic and American musical roots through ravenous post-klezmer beats and arresting Yiddish refrains.

Mount Saint Mary’s University
Booth: 191
The MFA Creative Writing program at Mount Saint Mary’s University is a professional artist program designed for students who want to write professionally in the genres of novel, short story, playwriting, poetry, screenplay and non-fiction. Classes are held at the beautiful and historic Doheny Campus in Los Angeles.

Move Books
Booth: 715
Focusing on middle-grade and young adult books, Move Books hopes to “move” teens toward becoming passionate consumers of literature for the long term – one reader at a time. Our books immerse readers in adventure, fantasy, mystery, and humor.

Mrs. Nelson
Booth: 720
Mrs. Nelson’s Book Fair Company offers an excellent way for students, parents and teachers to see a multitude of books in a store-like setting, right on your own campus! We provide book fairs for preschools, elementary schools, middle schools, high schools, private/religious schools and teacher conferences.

My Pet Moon
Booth: 619
A rambunctious boy goes on an adventure to see if he can have the unthinkable pet. The plan seemed to be smooth sailing until everything with the world was just a bit different. Find out how the story ends in My Pet Moon.

Mysterious Galaxy
Booth: 368
Mysterious Galaxy — books of Martians, Murder, Magic and Mayhem (with occasional Masks, Matchmaking, and Munchkins). A specialty genre store in Southern California with an in-store focus on SF, Fantasy, Mystery, Suspense, and Horror. At LATFB we offer books by attending authors and staff recommendations in our genres.

Mystery Ink Bookstore
Booth: 376
Mystery Ink Bookstore is an independent mystery bookstore specializing in author events and signed first editions. We are located at 8907 Warner Avenue, #135, Huntington Beach, CA 92647, just off the 405 freeway at Magnolia.

Mystery Writers of America SoCal chapter
Booth: 377
Mystery Writers of America is the premier organization for mystery writers, professionals allied to the crime writing field, aspiring crime writers, and those who are devoted to the genre. MWA is dedicated to promoting respect for crime writing and recognition for those who write within the genre.


National Wildlife Federation
Booth: 860
Non-profit organization working to protect Los Angeles area mountain lions through its #SaveLACougars program. Booth featuring celebrity cougar P-22 cutout selfie stand, author of book “When Mountain Lions Are Neighbors,” and a Virtual Reality film on the mountain lions.

Nature Tale Books, Inc.
Booth: 573
Nature Tale Books publishes gift-quality picture books for early learners. Our stories promote environmental awareness and introduce children to the biology and geology found in American parks. It is our hope that after hearing our stories, children will want to visit our featured parks and create their own memorable adventures.

New Playwrights Foundation
Booth: 174
New Playwrights Foundation is a nonprofit, charitable, 501(c)3 corporation originally formed in 1969 to aid, nurture, and develop lesser-known local writers, to help them disseminate their works and establish their careers. The writers workshop meets alternate Thursday nights in the Santa Monica area. Visitors are welcome to attend.

New Vessel Press
Booth: 23
New Vessel Press is a publishing house specializing in the translation of literature and narrative nonfiction from around the world. Read your way around the world with New Vessel Press.

NewBookBay LLC
Booth: 824

Nicole Waybright Author
Booth: 924
In Long Way Out, author Nicole Waybright tells her true story of coming of age while deployed as a young officer on a U.S. Navy destroyer, during the Navy’s greatest cruelty at sea scandal. An unlikely ending finds the author with a radicalized self-understanding, seeking a culture of peace.
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. Long Way Out, Nicole Waybright Author

Nite Owl Ink
Booth: 53
We’re about creativity and quality. No flashy images or giant logos. It’s about the Art. Willie Wat, Nite Owl Ink

No Gender Lines
Booth: 508
No Gender Lines introduced a book called “Pink is a Girl Color”…and other silly things people say. in an effort to combat gender stereotypes and encourage young children to be their authentic selves.

Booth: 148
Novel-T creates officially-licensed baseball jersey-style literary t-shirts and totes featuring your favorite writers and characters, including Poe, Vonnegut, Shakespeare, Quixote, Austen, Gatsby, Eggers, Dickinson, Thoreau, and dozens more.

Booth: 73
Josh Luke, Ph.D. is America’s leading healthcare futurist, motivational speaker, a veteran hospital CEO and faculty for USC’s Sol Price School of Public Policy. He was the best-selling healthcare author of 2015 and educates consumers on managing care for aging parents, reducing family healthcare spending and accessing the best doctors.


Obvious State Literary Gifts
Booth: 965
Obvious State is a New York City-based creative studio and literary brand. We’re inspired by provocative language, classic literature and elegant design. We offer literary art and gift items that feature provocative, original illustration and design.

Octopus Ink Press
Booth: 511
OCTOPUS INK PRESS is committed to printing quality children’s books that appeal to readers of all ages. Our aim is to nurture the bond between parents and children while fostering love for stories. We publish books that promote values, encourage self-esteem, and that are also fun to read.

Once Upon A Time Bookstore
Booth: 732
The oldest children’s bookstore in the country (51 years in 2017), this neighborhood touchstone engages the reading community with the best selected titles, hand-picked greeting cards, exquisite gift items for all ages and a warm and knowledgeable staff. Author events, storytimes, book and writing clubs. Special summertime kids activities.

Orange County High School of the Arts OShop
Booth: 958
Orange County High School of the Arts OShop: handmade totes/quilts. Novelty prints always mixed with music prints to honor my mom who played piano for groups ’til 101 yrs old. Arts’ themed Ts.


{pages} a Bookstore
Booth: 708
{pages} a bookstore is the place for book lovers of all ages, where reading, meeting and discussing books is a way of life. {pages} hosts interesting author events, book clubs, workshops and a regular children’s story time. We can special order most any book, help select, wrap and ship corporate gifts and sell books at offsite events.

Papa Lemon Books
Booth: 531
“The Adventures of Papa Lemon’s Little Wanderers” is a 3rd grade reading level historical fiction series book that features African American grandfather Papa Lemon helping 5 racially diverse youth learn about US History.

Booth: 838
Papercutz publishes great graphic novels for all ages. Popular with reluctant readers and gifted readers alike, Papercutz graphic novels for kids, tweens, and teens include a wide range of genres and characters. Spring highlights include the launch of our CHARMZ line for girls and Nickelodeon’s THE LOUD HOUSE!

Parallax Press
Booth: 33
Parallax Press is a nonprofit publisher, founded by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. We publish books on mindfulness in daily life and are committed to making these teachings accessible to everyone. We do this work to alleviate suffering and contribute to a just and joyful world.

Pathfinder Books
Booth: 943
Books on the history of the working class movement. Speeches and writings by revolutionary working class leaders. Marx, Engels, Lenin, Trotsky, Cannon, Dobbs, Che Guevara, Fidel Castro, Malcolm X, Nelson Mandela, Thomas Sankara, Maurice Bishop, Jack Barnes, Mary Alice Waters. Books in English, Spanish, French, Farsi.

Patricia Bossano
Booth: 709
Award-winning author of YA fantasy trilogy: Faery Sight, Cradle Gift and Nahia* (*launching Summer Solstice 2017)

PBS Kids
Booth: 533Today, PBS SoCal is the top-rated and most-watched public television station in the Greater Los Angeles area, and the third most-watched PBS station in the nation. We now serve the region from our offices in Century City, Costa Mesa, and downtown Los Angeles.

Pengiun Audio
Booth: 745

Penguin Random House
Penguin Random House is the international home to nearly 250 editorially and creatively independent publishing imprints. Together, our mission is to foster a universal passion for reading by partnering with authors to help create stories and communicate ideas that inform, entertain, and inspire, and to connect them with readers everywhere.

Pengiun Truck
Booth: 887

Penguin Young Readers
Booth: 718

Pennyworth Books
Booth: 988
BRAND NEW Bestsellers, all at one low price!

Phoenix Publishing & Book Promotion
Booth: 25
We are a collection of authors from Phoenix writing across all genres.

PM Press
Booth: 152
Publisher of the finest print, audio and visual materials. To educate, enlighten, inspire, and entertain. Books, CDs, DVDs, and stylish apparel. From Angela Davis to Howard Zinn, and most of the other good stuff in-between.

Poetic Earth Handmade Journals
Booth: 151
Poetic Earth offers the Largest selection of quality handcrafted Leather bound journals, sketchbooks, vintage leather book bags that can be found in 1 place in the entire USA.Our items feature nature friendly handmade, handmade linen cotton paper of archival QUALITY that will never rot or fade. MADE IN USA

Booth: 71
Unique paper products and systems to prioritize Life with ease. R.I.P – Really Important PapersTM preparation kit to prompt conversations and communication to help prepare for Life’s unexpected events. Action FoldersTM are attention-grabbing document ticklers to prioritize personal and professional day-to-day tasks and keep Life on track.

Booth: 145
The Fantastic Strange is an illustrated novel and coming of age story of a man.With over 80 illustrations, 40 of which are full color paintings, the poetry, and the story, each page is a treat for anyone with a taste for adventure, art and philosophy.

Prospect Park Books
Booth: 103
Prospect Park Books is one of Southern California’s leading publishers of fiction, cookbooks, regional, humor, and gift titles.


Keep checking back as we continue to add exhibitors!


Rare Bird Books
Booth: 125
Rare Bird is a Los Angeles–based publisher of fifty books each year distributed by PGW, in addition to the marketing and design work they do for publishers and authors industry-wide. ZYZZYVA is a San Francisco-based journal of arts & letters founded in 1985.

Read Conmigo
Booth: 586
Read Conmigo is a bilingual literacy program, sponsored by Infinity Insurance, that provides free bilingual (English/Spanish) children’s books and online resources to parents, teachers, and children.

Reading to Kids
Booth: 133
Reading to Kids is a grassroots organization dedicated to inspiring underserved children with a love of reading, thereby enriching their lives and opportunities for success in the future. We gather on average 858 children and 372 volunteers at reading clubs on the second Saturday of every month.

Rebecca Guerrero
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 p.m. The Mighty Adventures Series, The Mighty Adventures

Red Barn Collections
Booth: 948
Red Barn rescues discarded books and gives them new life as journals and handbags. These literary treasures also also transformed into bows, bracelets, pounds of collage paper from vintage illustrations. Every part of the book is transformed to recreate the nostalgic love of books, writing, reading and creativity.

Red Carpet Books
Booth: 875
Recent best sellers and popular authors, all gently used. Paperbacks are $5 and Hardcovers are $7. Simply the best books around – we typically sell out!

Red Hen Press
Booth: 934
Based in Pasadena, Red Hen Press is an independent literary publisher of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. We are committed to publishing works of literary excellence, supporting diversity, and promoting literacy. We seek a community of readers and writers who are actively engaged in the essential human practice known as literature.

Resonant Earth Publishing
Booth: 835
Resonant Earth Publishing is a boutique press specializing in speculative fiction that takes readers to other worlds and otherworldly places.

Richard Curtner Art
Booth: 149
Word Collage art created by combining hundreds of cut-outs of written text found in magazines. All the text in the art pertains to individual themes. The hundreds of cut-outs are glued together and varnished. Every minute detail is cut out with an x-acto knife.

Rolling Acorn Canyon
Booth: 553
Children’s books and tooth fairy pillows

Romance Writers of America
Booth: 937
Los Angeles Romance Authors LARA is an affiliate of Romance Writers of America® (RWA) is a nonprofit trade association whose mission is to advance the professional and common business interests of career-focused romance writers through networking and advocacy and by increasing public awareness of the romance genre.


Santa Monica College
Booth: 72
Higher Education

Booth: 582
College will be here before you know it, and it’s never too early or too late to start planning. ScholarShare makes saving easy. Find out how the ScholarShare College Savings Plan can be a part of your college savings strategy.

Sears Home Services
Booth: 204
Home Improvement Products- Windows, Siding, Roofing, Doors, Kitchen & Bathroom Remodeling, HVAC, Flooring, Cabinets Re-Facing, Countertops.

Self-Realization Fellowship
Booth: 155
Self-Realization Fellowship, founded in 1920 by Paramahansa Yogananda, is the publisher for the complete line of Yogananda’s books and recorded talks, included his classic Autobiography of a Yogi.

Booth: 839
SelfMadeHero is the UK’s leading graphic novel publisher. The company publishes ground-breaking and beautiful work from authors and artists from across the globe, from the quirky and humorous to the political and profound. We are proud to publish graphic novels and visual narratives that provoke, entertain, inspire, and inform.

Share International USA
Booth: 182
The books of Benjamin Creme on the emergence of the World Teacher for this age, Maitreya. 17 books on the emergence, teachings and priorities of Maitreya.

Sisters in Crime/Los Angeles
Booth: 367
Sisters in Crime/Los Angeles is a chapter of the international organization Sisters in Crime. We are authors, readers, publishers, agents, booksellers and librarians bound by our passion for the mystery genre and our support of women who write mysteries.

Skylight Books
Booth: 137
Skylight Books is a general interest independent bookstore in Los Feliz, featuring great fiction, nonfiction, children’s books, graphic novels, and books on art, photography, film, theater, and music.

Small Publishers, Artists & Writers Network (SPAWN)
Booth: 184
National nonprofit literary organization that provide information, resources and opportunities for anyone involved in publishing books or freelance work, whether they are an author, freelance writer, artist or indie publishing company. SPAWN’s website offers links to research sources, publishers, printers, the media, and other sources of importance to writers.

Small World Books
Booth: 356
general literary bookstore located on Venice Beach, dedicate to the principle that the book you want is the book you should have.

Smiling Irish Press
Booth: 75

Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) Los Angeles Region
Booth: 518
The SCBWI-Los Angeles chapter is proud to represent the birth place of SCBWI. Many generous, talented and visionary individuals in the field of children’s literature, education and entertainment, have resided within its boundaries over the years, and many more such individuals are still to come.

Sotheary Ortego
Booth: 919
Self-published authors: Soulful Journey: Against All Odds by Sotheary Ortego, Post War Children by Michael Harris, From Internment to Fulfillment by Neary Heng

Soul Custody Press
Booth: 202
Soul Custody Press publishes “memoirs with a message” in the form of daily readers with 366 pages. The first title is “The Resting Place, A Graveside Diary,” by Pamela Little, for sale on Amazon. Add your daily reader to the growing list.

Star Education
Booth: 554
STAR Education offers a wide breadth of services to communities, schools and families before, during and after school hours. Working with superintendents, principals, teachers, and parents, STAR provides exceptional enrichment opportunities in math, literacy, arts, sciences and technology. STAR also offers award winning summer camps, Professional Development and GATE programs.

Stella Louise
Booth: 201
STELLA LOUISE is a first-time author. She is married with two adult children and a grand-daughter. Graduated from California State University in San Bernardino, with a BA in sociology. She has been a freelance interpreter for the deaf, an instructor of American Sign Language, and a counselor.

Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at USC
Booth: 574
The Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at USC provides high-quality, confidential and personalized mental health care to veterans and military families at no cost. Services are available to any person who has served in the U.S. Armed Forces, including National Guard and Reserves, regardless of their role/discharge.

Stories to Tell
Booth: 166
Stories To Tell is a publishing services company for independent and self-publishing authors. We produce professional books and ebooks, including complex and illustrated books. Our editing, design, and publishing services are affordable, and we guide authors through each step. Authors keep all their rights and all their book’s profits.

Streetlights Publishing
Booth: 740
Come visit two exciting authors in the Young Adult Dystopian world! Kirby Howell is a writing team who just completed the Autumn Series, a dark apocalyptic romance set in Los Angeles. Jennifer Brody’s brand new under-water dystopian tale, The 13th Continuum, is the first in an adventurous, buzz-worthy new series.

Success Center, Inc.
Booth: 213
We help you Come Alive and reach YOUR Highest Potential via Hypnosis Sessions, Books, and Recordings or with Business/Life Coaching.


Taiwan Tourism Bureau
Booth: 364
Taiwan Tourism Board will be reserving 4 booths at the early bird special rate of $1,600/booth. Paid to LA Times

The Big Adventures of Tiny House
Booth: 521
The Big Adventures of Tiny House by Susan Bernardo and Courtenay Fletcher is a delightful new picture book that explores the meaning of home. Their previous books include Sun Kisses, Moon Hugs and The Rhino Who Swallowed a Storm (a collaboration with LeVar Burton of Reading Rainbow).

The Book Seat
Booth: 153
Say goodbye to awkward reading positions! Lightweight & versatile, The Book Seat enables comfortable reading wherever you are with books & e-readers of all kinds. Awesome for long reading sessions, The Book Seat is the simple solution to comfort that avid readers have been searching for! A reading nook essential!

The Daily Zoo (Chris Ayers)
Booth: 725
Come check out the whimsical animal art of Chris Ayers, author & illustrator of the Daily Zoo books. Leukemia survivor Chris has been keeping the doctor at bay with a drawing a day for over eleven years now. We also have prints, shirts, and more!

The Darker Side of Young Adult Fiction
Booth: TBD
Come visit two exciting authors in the Young Adult world! Kirby Howell is the writing duo behind The Autumn Series, a dark apocalyptic romance set in Los Angeles. Aaron Galvin is a rascal and a conflicted Slytherin/Gryffindor. Also, he writes dark YA stories about merfolk and witchcraft.

The Devastator
Booth: 912
The Devastator is funny books for humans. We publish comedy books, humor novels, comics, and zines by authors and artists from The Daily Show, The Onion, Adult Swim, Marvel and more!

The Forces by Zuhdi Sardar
Booth: 921

The Gestalt Effect
Booth: 842
Original fictional novels by eclectic Njedeh Anthony. The stories range through Mystery, Science Fiction, Mythology, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Futuristic Military Fiction, Epic and Mainstream Novels.

The Great Adventures of Rocky Raccoon
Booth: 541
The Great Adventures of Rocky Raccoon is an action adventure chapter book series written by a Kid 4 Kids. I am a self published 13 year old author with four books.

The Help Group
Booth: 587
Founded in 1975, The Help Group is the largest, most innovative and comprehensive nonprofit of its kind in the United States serving children, adolescents and young adults with special needs related to autism spectrum disorder, learning disabilities, ADHD, developmental delays, abuse and emotional challenges. 6 campuses and 10 schools.

The Imagination Machine
Booth: 530
The Imagination Machine is a Southern California based theatre company performing assemblies in approximately 400 elementary schools throughout the state. Programs offered are: “Who What Where” and “Write Away”, which teach the fundamentals of writing, and “The Writing Show”, where our professional actors perform stories written by your own students!

The Jester & Pharley Phund
Booth: 572
The nonprofit Jester & Pharley Phund boosts literacy with read-a-thons in elementary schools that bring David Saltzman’s award-winning “Jester Has Lost His Jingle” book and Jester & Pharley doll to ill children. Phund programs encourage reading, compassion and kindness among students while providing laughter and joy to hospitalized children.

The Korea Foundation
Booth: 171
The Korea Foundation was established to promote awareness and understanding of Korea and to enhance goodwill and friendship among the international community through its cultural, academic and intellectual exchange activities and programs.

The Last Places on Earth
Booth: 143
Gary Mancuso is a USC graduate, holding an MA in International Relations. He is an author, lecturer, adventure travel specialist, and sustainable development advocate. Gary circled the globe into many of the world’s remaining intact cultures and great wilderness, in singular pursuit of what he describes as “Our Disappearing World”.

The Literacy Guild
Booth: 538
The Literacy Guild is a literacy development center that provides high quality K-12 instructional services in small group learning environments. The curriculum and instruction is built upon the core theory that human learning is complex and dynamic.

The Mardi Grasfish
Booth: 520
“The Mardi Grasfish” is the first of a trilogy of children’s picture story books. There are also children’s t-shirts with the book face logo on the front. I am the author and owner, Keith Polk, M.D.

The Mighty Adventures
Booth: 610
D.S. Venetta: Organic Gardening chapter books for kids. Michael Molinski: Miskito, a historical novel of adventure, greed and romance on the Mosquito Coast of Nicaragua during the 1800s. The Mighty Adventures Series: Rebecca Guerrero writes tales for children evoking imagination and fun-filled adventures.

The Open Book
Booth: 625
The Open Book has 2 different locations at Canyon Country Plaza and The Oaks Mall in Thousand Oaks. We have books for a variety of readers, both fiction and nonfiction at heavily discounted prices. Please visit our website at

The Original Farmers Market
Booth: 2062
Established in 1934, The Original Farmers Market started when a dozen farmers parked their trucks in an open field to sell produce to locals. Now, more than 100 merchants call the Market home and remains to be one of the most beloved destinations in L.A.!

The Ripped Bodice
Booth: 905
The Ripped Bodice is the only exclusively romance bookstore in the Northern Hemisphere.

The Super Amazing Princess Heroes
Booth: 830
The Super Amazing Princess Heroes inspires girls to be tomorrow’s heroes. The narrative follows three girls – Kinney, Oceana, and Sammie – who have magical tiaras that transform them into princesses with super powers. In the first story, they save the prince! SAPH helps girls celebrate themselves while cultivating the power within.

The Theosophy Company
Booth: 225
We publish the original teachings of Theosophy, as recorded in the writings of H.P. Blavatsky and William Q. Judge. Key ideas are Universal Brotherhood, Human Solidarity, Reincarnation, Karma, Spiritual Evolution. Our affiliated student group is the United Lodge of Theosophists.

The Tracking Board
Booth: 192
With a focus on identifying writers with cinematic vision and cross over potential to play in film, television and publishing worlds, the 2017 Launch Pad Manuscript Competition aims to discover new writers, new projects and new ideas, and introduce them to the entertainment industry.

The Whimsical World of Sheri Fink and Derek Taylor Kent
Booth: 613
Celebrate imagination and whimsical storytelling with the books of Sheri Fink and Derek Taylor Kent. We feature colorful and inspirational picture books in both English and Spanish as well as spooky middle-grade books that will instill a love of reading in any new reader.

Theosophical University Press
Booth: 180
The publishing activity of The Theosophical Society (Pasadena), founded in 1875, our press catalog includes the primary source literature of the modern theosophical movement, as well as more recent titles — all in print and internet versions.

Tiki Machine, LLC
Booth: 831
Tiki Machine started in 2010 with the intent to self-publishing art books, kid’s books, graphic novels and ancient tiki manuscripts. It’s since evolved to include developing various properties for mobile gaming, interactive apps, animated series and online webcomics. Swing by to meet some of creators/artists and check out our products.

Timothy Stuetz
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. Bliss Beary Bear’s Fairy Tales of The Heart; The Ballad of The Bees; Power Animal Frolics DVD, Transformations

Today’s Book
Booth: 60
The latest and greatest bestsellers, all at an unbelievably low price.

Together Tales
Booth: 580
Together Tales are interactive Adventure Kits that families bring to life! Each kit contains an early chapter book connected to online games and activities. Characters in the story work together with the reader with a little help from parents behind the scenes.

TooFar Media
Booth: 952
TooFar Media’s immersive story experiences fuse fiction, music and art. The TooFar Media app, features stories by Rich Shapero, enhanced with original music and visionary art. Step into another world!

Booth: 517
Through fun, educational, and creative books, dvd’s and other services, we help You and Your Children experience healthy, happy and enriched lives; enjoy a peaceful and prosperous family life together; and honor the commonalities and similarities of all people and all cultures.

Travis Pike
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. Odd Tales and Wonders 1964-1974, New Playwrights Foundation

Two Barking Dogs
Booth: 547
This is the company was created by two local high school students to publish their true children’s book Finding Thurston. It is a heartwarming and inspirational true story about a boy finding his lost dog, with the help of his best friend, against all odds. The story illustrates the kindness.


UCLA Store
Booth: 76
College Bookstore

UCR Palm Desert – Low Residency MFA
Booth: 134
UCR’s Low Residency MFA in Creative Writing & Writing for the Performing Arts at the University of California, Riverside was founded with the simple guiding philosophy that we would provide a real world emphasis on publication and production.

Ulysses Press
Booth: 931
All books only $5, directly from publisher Ulysses Press. Genres include cooking, health, pop culture, crafting, beauty/fashion, humor, and more.

University Gateway
Booth: 136
University/campus housing. University Gateway Apartments are just a step off campus and less than a 10 minute drive to downtown LA offering high-end features, A-list Amenities and Superior Retail.

University of Phoenix
Booth: 826
University of Phoenix is committed to providing working adults a higher education at times convenient to them. Our students study online, as well as at locations nationwide, with availability in countries around the world. Learn more at

University of Southern California / JEP
Booth: 66
USC JEP House. 1st choice booth same as last year. Trousdale near LA Times tent and the 2nd choice is childrens area.

Unnamed Press
Phoneme Media
Booth: 170
The Unnamed Press is an independent press based in Los Angeles. We publish new books from the US and around the world. Our sister press, Phoneme Media, is a non-profit that publishes poetry and literature in translation.

Usborne Books & More
Booth: 512
Looking for engaging, educational books for the readers in your life? Usborne Books & More has a wide selection that they will eagerly trade their screen time for! From babies to teens, we have your family covered! Also offering home shows, book fairs, fundraisers, matching grants and reading incentive programs!

USC Master of Management in Library and Information Science
Booth: 910
As the only library and information science degree in the nation to be offered through a top-ranked business school, USC’s Master of Management in Library and Information Science online program transcends the scope of a traditional library science program, delivering management strategies to help define your role as a leader.


Valiant Entertainment
Booth: 836
Valiant is a leading character-based entertainment company with a library of over 1,500 characters, including Faith, Ninjak, X-O Manowar, Bloodshot, Shadowman and more. Established in 1989, Valiant has sold over 80 million comic books, and today its characters continue to be forged in publishing, licensing, film, video games, and beyond.

ValStar Publishing
Booth: 844
One of a kind publishing house created specifically for inspired authors.All of our authors & book titles are published & marketed as a tool for raising awareness & funds for charities & not for profit organizations.We are here to make it happen,make it matter.We also sponsor the National Writer’s Union.

Booth: TBD
Inspire Charter Schools

Venture Capital Press
Booth: 922
Crowley Corporate Legal Strategy is a boutique transactional firm specializing in providing corporate counsel to new and emerging companies. We also have over $6 billion in mergers and acquisitions experience across all types of industries: software, media, healthcare, manufacturing, financial services, and others.

Victor Sellers
Booth: 200
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. Crimefighter: Retail Theft, Wordsmith Writing Coaches

Vida Es Oro
Booth: 724
I am the founder of Vida Es Oro (Life Is Gold), a company that focuses on empowering people to embrace their self-worth in creating genuine love and happiness in their lives.

Vox Box Arts Collective
Booth: 903
VOX BOX is a multi-cultural interdisciplinary arts group dedicated to presenting live performance, film, and visual arts to children and adults of diverse incomes, cultures, and abilities.

Vroman’s Bookstore/A.C. Vroman, INC.
Booth: 117
Vroman’s Children’s Annex highlights the best of Vroman’s Bookstore’s legendary children’s department. Vroman’s, a Pasadena independent bookstore founded in 1894, has a children’s department known for its passionate, knowledgeable booksellers, thousands of children’s books for all ages, games, toys, stuffed animals, twice weekly storytimes, and children’s events.

Vroman’s Bookstore/Children’s
Booth: 128
Vroman’s Bookstore is Southern California’s oldest and largest independent bookstore. Founded in 1894, Vroman’s is located in Pasadena and is home to 85,000 book titles, thousands of gift items, a beloved children’s department, an international newsstand, the Vroman’s Author Walk of Fame, and over 350 events a year.


Wendie Willson
Booth: TBD
April 22, 10:00 a.m. – April 23, 10:00 a.m. Aly Rutherford Series, Eisenberg/Willson

Wholesome Vision Inc
Booth: 179
we are a company publishing Buddhist books. We mainly publish translated work. The main author is the Dharma Master Venerable Xiao Pingshi.

WhyIslam (Islamic Circle of North America)
Booth: 858
The project’s foremost aim is to provide accurate information about Islam. In doing so, it hopes to dispel popular stereotypes and persistent misconceptions about Islam and Muslims. It is an outreach organization that focuses on providing free information and interfaith dialogue.

Wise Media Group
Booth: 966
Wise Media Group is a modern era publisher for over 100 authors and publishers. We bring books, ebooks, and audiobooks to market and will be featuring new releases and bestsellers at the festival.

Wordsmith Writing Coaches
Booth: 200
Wordsmith Writing Coaches help undergrad and grad students excel in academic writing and dissertations. We also help new authors along the road to publication and provide full-service editing for self-published authors. Let us help you write better, right now!

Workman Publishing
Booth: 953

Workshop 2.0
Booth: 609
WORKSHOP 2.0 offers a micro-enterprising model for special-needs employment. We empower transitional adult artists on the Autism Spectrum by giving them professional mentors and a space to share their extensive knowledge and create products to sell via the internet, using sites such as Amazon, YouTube, blogs, Etsy, and ebay.

World of Hands
Booth: 187
Cynthia Clark is a hand analyst expert & intuitive life coach. She is the founder of, offering readings, coaching, & training certification worldwide. She has worked with over 6,000 people and her published book helps people identify & live their authentic destiny by combining palmistry & tarot.

Booth: 968
WordTeasers are fun, they’re catchy, they start great conversations and (sshhh) they’re educational. We are a fun family game for at home or on the go, a great stocking stuffer, a great birthday gift and a great teacher gift!

Booth: 735
We provide the inspiration, YOU provide the imagination! Our colorfully iLLUSTRATED, WORDLESS BOOKS have lines on the pages for your story. Write and publish a children’s book! Our AUTHOR’S KiTS, STORY PUZZLES, STORY MATS & STORY CARDS are fun and engaging, disguised learning products! Hear about our K-12 educational programs!

Writers Mastermind Alliance
Booth: 167
We are a diverse group of writers with different genres.
Booth: 539
BrooksandBrooksfoundation offers a variety of valuable online and offline resources to families. Our primary mission is to serve, educate and empower families. We accomplish this through many avenues, including published literature and courses, in person workshops and interactive lectures, charitable events, and individualized coaching.


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YaYa’s Creole Products
Booth: 2061
YaYa’s Creole Products is an array of Creole products including the beautiful YaYa’s Creole Cookbook filled with delicious recipes.YaYa also has Creole seasoning; Spicy Bourbon bbq Sauce; Chipotle Hot sauce; Creole hot sauce.


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