Browse our exhibitors list below to see who is going to be at Festival of Books 2022!

Acorn PublishingAcorn Publishing

Booth #716

Acorn Publishing is a highly respected hybrid publishing imprint. Several authors will be signing at their booth - 716.


Akashic BooksAkashic 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.


Alegria Publishing & Bilingual BookstoreAlegria Publishing & Bilingual Bookstore

Booth #28

The mission of ALEGRÍA Bilingual Bookstores & Arts Collective is to educate, inspire and make a difference in our community through book publishing & the performing arts for at risk youth and underserved communities.We are committed to increasing the representation of LatinX writers and their books.


Alejandro CohenAlejandro Cohen

Booth #906

dublab is a non-profit, radio station based in Los Angeles.dublab cultivates and supports local cultural ecosystems worldwide. Through community-generated radio, a podcast publication, dublab promotes curiosity, experimentation, inclusivity, and connection.dublab is a platform for discovery and the cultivation of next-wave music, arts, literature and culture


Alicia MaherAlicia Maher

Booth #914

Delicious El Salvador: 75 Authentic Recipes for Traditional Salvadoran Cooking, by Alicia Maher, is a 2014 Gourmand winner for Best First Cookbook of the World. Alicia was born and raised in El Salvador, her mission is to preserve and celebrate El Salvador's culinary patrimony for the next generations.


Alta JournalAlta Journal

Booth #111

Alta Journal is a quarterly print magazine and related website that focus on the literature and culture of California and the West.


Amida SocietyAmida Society

Booth #880

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


Amo MarketingAmo Marketing

Booth #177

Luxury travel club that has combined with fundraising for an intercity reading club in Lennox


Angel City PressAngel City Press

Booth #119

Angel City Press was established in 1992 and is dedicated to the publication of high-quality nonfiction books that showcase the history and culture of Southern California. Its award-winning work has established Angel City Press as the crown jewel of Los Angeles publishing.


Angry Little Girls, Inc.Angry Little Girls, Inc.

Booth #845

Angry Little Girls is a weekly comic with a line of popular books and products. Started in 1998 as a webcomic, the website quickly became a popular destination for young people grappling with gender and cultural identity.


Annabelle's Book ClubAnnabelle's Book Club

Booth #728

Annabelle's Book Club is a curated collection of books and gifts with a modern point of view. This vibrant space will spark your imagination, inspire human connection, and bring joy to people of all ages.


Anomaly ProductionsAnomaly Productions

Booth #846

Anomaly Productions is a publisher of Augmented Reality graphic novels, comics, novels and children's books with rich storylines and lush illustrations.


Argo Navis SchoolArgo Navis School

Booth #575

Argo Navis School is a progressive private K-8 elementary school located in Playa Vista. Using modern research in education as a compass, ANS activates a powerful curriculum which allows students to take charge of their own learning plans. Spanish immersion, weekly field trips, financial literacy, and so much more!


Ascenders Book SagaAscenders Book Saga

Booth #715

ASCENDERS: High School for the Recently Departed is a best selling book series. There are five books in the series plus a spin-off book, The Claires. Book 5 will be released in spring 2022. Ascenders has been optioned for TV.


Atelje Rose / Charlotta OrnelasAtelje Rose / Charlotta Ornelas

Booth #171

Independent author of illustrated poetry, creator of art poetry books, maker of original art work in watercolor, ink and acrylic.


Author SolutionsAuthor Solutions

Booth #986

Author Solutions, the world leader in supported self-publishing has helped more than 225,000 authors bring more than 300,000 books to market.


Author, Yvonne SandomirAuthor, Yvonne Sandomir

Booth #122

Published author


Authors PressAuthors Press

Booth #933

Authors Press is an online self-publishing company and book re-seller catering to the needs of both published and aspiring authors. Our services are centered on providing the best solutions for our clients.



Avantpop Publishing

Booth #51

Publishing, our aspiration is to spotlight up-and-coming writers and artists who might normally be undiscovered or overlooked by the large publishers. At Avantpop, we put the POP back in publishing.


Avatar Meher Baba Center of Southern CaliforniaAvatar Meher Baba Center of Southern California

Booth #198

The specific and primary purpose of Meherabode is to nurture an awareness of Avatar Meher Baba by establishing and maintaining a place of community and by providing an opportunity for active love and service in His name.


Babys BurgersBabys Burgers

Booth #848

Barbara DorgerBarbara Dorger

Booth #159

Single author. Two books. First time exhibitor


Bazic ProductsBazic Products

Booth #564

Bazic Products offers a plethora of products inclusive of school supplies, arts & crafts, paper products, writing instruments, and office supplies. We take pride in offering national-quality products that are affordable to both families and businesses. Our extensive variety of products are the best value for your everyday essentials.


Beach Read Press, LLCBeach Read Press, LLC

Booth #955

Beach Read Press, LLC is an independent publisher for BIRTH ORDER.



Booth #2196

Beth SoteloBeth Sotelo

Booth #840

Beth Sotelo is the writer/illustrator of her new creator-owned graphic novel "Grump". Beth got her start in comics as a colorist for DC Comics, Marvel, and Aspen Comics, and currently colors Lady Mechanika with Benitez Productions.www.BethSotelo.comInstagram/Twitter: @Midimew


Bitty BaoBitty Bao

Booth #513

Bitty Bao - adorable Chinese bilingual board books self-published by former teachers - now moms! We started creating these bilingual books for our own children as we saw a need for more diverse options highlighting Asian culture and teaching language. Offered in simplified and traditional with pin yin and English.


Black Card BooksBlack Card Books

Booth #64

In the last 30 years, Black Card Books has published over 1,000 authors who have been featured in publications from Wall Street Journal to Time Magazine. We provide full publishing services and seminars that teach new and experienced authors how to get their books out, written, and published.


Black ChateauBlack Chateau

Booth #959

Black Château is a marketing and PR agency specializing in authors. The award-winning firm serves clients from around the world. Black Château’s sister company, Books That Make You, is a multi-media brand that promotes books through its website, radio show/podcast, and magazine features. Our motto: We believe in storytellers.


Book Vine PressBook Vine Press

Booth #34

Book Vine Press was created by an author for authors. With 18 years of publishing and marketing experience, we provide authors the most affordable and competitive book publishing related services with 100% continuous support.


Bookmarc AllianceBookmarc Alliance

Booth #833

Bookmarc Alliance is an online, self-established company made exclusively for marketing services that cater different promotional and marketing for authors’ book and publishing needs.



Booth #35

BOOKOFF; We are secondhand bookstore company, operating 9 stores in Southern California, New York and Hawaii. We buy and sell Books, CDs, DVDs, Video games, small electronics and figures. Through our business, we are supporting those who don't want to waste. The company's origin is Japan. Japanese magazines subscription available.



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.



Booth #135

BrandingNemo is an innovative online branding studio company that offers creative branding, marketing and digital services like radio interview, book video to help clients and authors to boost the book's marketing exposure. We are not affiliated to any publishing companies, too.


Breathing LoveBreathing Love

Booth #530

Breathing Love's mission is to foster more Love and Kindness into the world. We have recently published a Social Emotional children's book that teaches this concept, using the same principles introduced by today's thought-leaders. With each book purchase, we donate 10 meals to Feeding America, so that everybody wins!


Brick Cave MediaBrick Cave Media

Booth #170

Southwest based publisher of science fiction, fantasy and literary titles attending for the 6th year. Authors include Sharon Skinner, J.A. Giunta, Scott Woods and Bruce Davis. Author biographies and title availability on our website.


C.P. FlorezC.P. Florez

Booth #958

Indie Author and Poet with two published works: "Puerto Rican Love Stories" and "Nenadich Street". Her narratives, grounded in Hispanic cultural themes and urban settings, explore the complex lives of women challenged by love, family, and society. www.cpflorez.com


Cain ManziraCain Manzira

Booth #185

A Scientific Proof: Souls’ Existence Plausible” is the creation of published author Cain Manzira, a native of Zimbabwe and current resident of South Carolina who has transitioned from being a computer engineer to a nuclear scientist in the last five years.


Caitlin Stafford - AuthorCaitlin Stafford - Author

Booth #531

Caitlin Stafford is an award winning songwriter, former preschool teacher and now children's book author! Her love of children and gift of storytelling through lyricism found the perfect home together in the creation of The Helpfulest Helper.


Carolina Ugaz-MoranCarolina Ugaz-Moran

Booth #905

The Adventures of Aline is a middle-grade coming-of-age book series filled with fantastical adventures, secrets, and magical creatures. It touches on topics important for young adults everywhere, including self-discovery, the power of love and family, diversity, racism, and the importance of our choices.


Celia CenterCelia Center

Booth #512

Celia Center is a non-profit organization that offers support for all Members of the Foster Care and Adoption Constellation, those including birth parents, adopted and fostered individuals, foster, kinship, adoptive and legal guardianship families.



Central Recovery Press (CRP)

Booth #38

Central Recovery Press (CRP) offers a library of quality materials across the full spectrum of behavioral healthcare topics, including addiction treatment and recovery, addiction and the family, parenting, relationships, trauma, grief and loss, and mindfulness.


City of Los AngelesCity of Los Angeles

Booth #724

Department of Cultural Affairs generates and supports arts and culture for Los Angeles’ 4 million residents and 40 million annual visitors. DCA advances access and the social and economic impact of the arts through arts education, grantmaking, community programs, public art, and partnerships with artists and arts and cultural organizations.


Clash BooksClash Books

Booth #176

CLASH Books is a small press from Troy, NY that was formed in 2015 that publishes literary fiction, horror, poetry, non-fiction, and art books.


Claudette Robinson - First Lady of Motown Claudette Robinson - First Lady of Motown

Booth #100

As an original member of The Miracles, the first act to sign with Berry Gordy’s Tamla/Motown Records, Claudette Robinson was also the iconic label’s very first female artist. Express how anyone can secede in life with just a dream.


Clotilde French BookstoreClotilde French Bookstore

Booth #566




Booth #828

ComicWise is a convention-based comic retailer focused on modern comics, paperbacks, and hardcovers. ComicWise also sells golden, silver, and bronze age comics as well. ComicWise is based in Bakersfield, California and vends at approximate 20-25 shows a year, mainly on the West Coast.


Cordoba CorporationCordoba Corporation

Booth #968

Cordoba Corporation and Power Shift Education Initiative President and CEO, George L. Pla is the co-author of "Power Shift" with David Ayon, Senior Strategist with Latino Decisions. The requested booth will be used to sell the book "Power Shift".


Cosworth PublishingCosworth Publishing

Booth #573

An odd little bookery. We are a local micro-publisher emphasizing unusual children's books. Some deal with ADA subjects.We also publish a few titles for adults, featuring information on suicide prevention and chronic pain, plus some fiction, including compelling historical fiction.


Cousins Main LobsterCousins Main Lobster

Booth #2208

Creative BooksCreative Books

Booth #839

Creative Books is a book reseller and Book Store base in Bay Area California catering to the needs of both experienced and aspiring authors as well as the readers. Our services are centered on providing the best solutions for publishing the works of talented authors.


Crisanta Knight Series, TheCrisanta Knight Series, The

Booth #708

Told from the empowering perspective of Cinderella’s daughter, The Crisanta Knight Series follows the children and siblings of fairytale characters, all of whom live in a magical world called “Book” where citizens train to be the next generation of main characters in stories. The series mixes action-adventure, humor, and heart!


Crown Books NYCCrown Books NYC

Booth #205

Since our inception, Best Books Media (BBM) LLC has been totally focused on building a strategic, quality, and well-connected publishing empire. We are the bestsellers’ partners in their journey to success!


D.N.Higa ShullD.N.Higa Shull

Booth #582

Independently Produced Childrens Book, "Musubi Mouse" about a Japanese Mouse in a Fictional Hawaiian Town who loves riceballs. Thus his name "Musubi Mouse." It is about the power of friendship that appeals to kids and parents alike.


Daily Zoo, The (Chris Ayers)Daily Zoo, The (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 sixteen years now. We also have prints, shirts, and more!


David William SalvaggioDavid William Salvaggio

Booth #210

Openly gay David William Salvaggio, a published free lance writer since 1990 and produced playwright, has authored "Restless Gold" -- a collection of non-fictional poems about his pupils and himself written over a forty year period in reflection of his 35 year career teaching high school English.


Davids Doodles LLCDavids Doodles LLC

Booth #834

David's Doodles LLC is the art brand of illustrator David Colman who is a storyboard and concept artist in the film industry.Selling animal illustration books, apparel, prints, and original art.


Davis And Greer Publishing, LLCDavis And Greer Publishing, LLC

Booth #563

Davis and Greer Publishing was founded by Chrishana Greer and Brooklyn Davis. Davis and Greer Publishing offers a wide range of publishing options and packages for author's seeking a publishing assistance.


December PublishingDecember Publishing

Booth #203

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.


Doppelhouse Press LLCDoppelhouse Press LLC

Booth #183

Booth share: DoppelHouse Press focuses on art, architecture, memoir, biography, and prize-winning international fiction. Many of our books are Holocaust memoirs or related to Central European life. Transit Books publishes a carefully curated list (6-8 titles per year) of award-winning literary fiction, narrative nonfiction, essay, and prose.


Dr. James E. TemidaraDr. James E. Temidara

Booth #76

Newly published Inspirational Devotional book to inspire and encourage readers during this challenging time of COVID.The book title is LOADED with DAILY BLESSINGS; by James E. Temidara available online at Amazon, Barnes & Nobles. and Apple iBook.This new book has 5-Star review.



Booth #212

DSTL Arts is a nonprofit arts mentorship organization that inspires, teaches, and hires emerging artists from underserved communities. Our programs serve emerging artists from South Los Angeles and East Los Angeles, teaching skills in creative writing, publishing, zine-making, and visual art. Learn more at https://DSTLArts.org.


E. D. Watley NovelsE. D. Watley Novels

Booth #199

E. D. Watley Novels currently offers 4 novels available for purchase on Amazon.com: Caster's Spell, The Black Hand, Thunderstruck, and Angel Eater. These novels align with the Coming of Age Fantasy, Fantasy Fiction & Adventure, and Mystery Action & Adventure categories.


Ec Publishing LLCEc Publishing LLC

Booth #196

EC Publishing is a Self Publishing company situated in Ocala, Florida, and built on the concept of understanding what writers and published authors alike, truly wants for their book, to be able to provide what they need in publishing.


Editorial Freelancers AssociationEditorial Freelancers Association

Booth #929

The-efa.org is the largest and oldest national professional organization comprising writers, editors, copyeditors, proofreaders, translators, researchers, indexers, and other publishing and communications freelancers. As Members, freelancers can find work, enhance their skills, and join a supportive community. Clients may search the Member Directory or post on the free Job List.


Elizabeth "Betty" Johnson

Booth #581

Nobody Knows My Name is a children's book by first time Author Elizabeth "Betty" Johnson. About nicknames the cultural form of endearment in the African American Community. Featuring famous African Americans with nicknames. The moral of the story for parents, make sure children know their real name..

Elp BooksElp Books

Booth #591

ELP BOOKS is a small publishing house located in Gardena, CA. This company has published 3 children's books.Portia's Incredible Journey & Teacher's Guide, Another Girl Calls My Dad Daddy, and The Perfect Gift Something Special, Teacher's Resource Guide, and Coloring & Activity Book.


Equitas Academy Charter SchoolsEquitas Academy Charter Schools

Booth #561

Charter Schools


Extraordinary Lives Foundation /Mara JamesExtraordinary Lives Foundation /Mara James

Booth #592

Extraordinary Lives Foundation is a Children’s Mental Health /Wellness non-profit. Founder Mara James, is the author of the children's book “The Power of Piggie Bear” The Power of Piggie Bear book teaches children to identify and manage their emotions with self-calming skills in a fun and loving way.


Farhang FoundationFarhang Foundation

Booth #949

Farhang Foundation is a member-supported nonreligious, nonpolitical, not-for-profit foundation with a mission to celebrate and promote Iranian art and culture for the benefit of the community-at-large.



Booth #158

Fictionz is the first mobile app that streams premiere female-centric narrative podcasts to read and/or listen to ad-free adapted from any award winning short stories and books. Some of our authors: Nebula award winner, Kelly Robson, New York Times Bestseller, Lisa Brackmann, NPR's Best Author of the year, Brenda Peynado.


Five Dollar or less BookstoreFive Dollar or less Bookstore

Booth #600

Incredible USED bookstore located in Simi Valley that offers a wide selection of good reads at really phenomenal prices! The bookstore is vibrant, inviting and well categorized. They host fun events; Sunday Storytime and Open Mic Nights. Visit their website at www.fivedollarbookstore.com!


Ganpi MediaGanpi Media

Booth #126

Ganpi Media takes its initial steps toward expansion, it is now assisting aspiring authors from all over the world in making their ideas a reality.


Global Summit HouseGlobal Summit House

Booth #204

Global Summit House is a marketing and publishing company based in New York. We are all about making connections, engaging to communities and clubs, and building a social brand one book at a time.


Greater Los Angeles Writers Society (Glaws)Greater Los Angeles Writers Society (Glaws)

Booth #944

GLAWS is a non-profit organization 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.


Happy GoodsHappy Goods

Booth #168

HAPPY GOODS is a seller of handmade products and self published books for happy people. Our product catalog includes books for the young, poetry volumes, journals for all, original art prints and gifting items. We also handcraft whimsical accessories and spoken word inspired jewelry.


HarperCollins Children's BooksHarperCollins Children's Books

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 Hate U Give and series including Ramona, Pete the Cat, Fancy Nancy, and Divergent.


Heather Ellis and Denise LatrayHeather Ellis and Denise Latray

Booth #511

Heather Ellis, a dancer, and Denise Latray, a singer, are great friends who share a love for storytelling. Both authors have written several books for young children and middle grades. Each will be debuting a new story at the festival.

heatherwenonahellis.com/ and https://www.deniselatray.com/

Heron BooksHeron Books

Booth #590

Heron Books develops engaging educational materials for children, teens and educators. We’re for students tired of passive learning and parents and teachers done with a broken system, demanding a new approach. If a student is doing something as a result of our materials, we’re on the right track.



Booth #113

Heyday is an independent, nonprofit publisher and unique cultural institution. We promote widespread awareness and celebration of California’s many cultures, landscapes, and boundary-breaking ideas. Through our well-crafted books, public events, and innovative outreach programs we are building a vibrant community of readers, writers, and thinkers.


Hideho ComicsHideho Comics

Booth #911

We are the oldest comic book store in Los Angeles, specializing in all comics, both old and new!


Homeboy IndustriesHomeboy Industries

Booth #925

Homeboy Industries is the largest and most successful gang intervention, rehab, and reentry program in the world. We provide hope, training, and support to formerly gang-involved and previously incarcerated people, allowing them to redirect their lives and become contributing members of our community.


Honest HistoryHonest History

Booth #517

Honest History creates award-winning magazines, books and podcasts that bring history to life and inspire kids to make a positive impact on history themselves.


Horror Writers AssociationHorror Writers Association

Booth #826

The HWA brings writers and those with a professional interest in the art of horror together. Its mission is to foster a greater appreciation of dark fiction through outreach to libraries, bookstores, and in person. Come say hello!


I am Unique, Budding Rose PublicationsI am Unique, Budding Rose Publications

Booth #512

I Am Unique! is a children's book series and self-love brand aimed to inspire kids and adults to rise above their insecurities and share their unique gifts with the world.


Independent Writers Of Southern CaliforniaIndependent Writers Of Southern California

Booth #131

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


Inlandia InstituteInlandia Institute

Booth #193

Celebrating Our Region in Word, Image and SoundThe Inlandia Institute’s mission is to recognize, support, and expand literary activity in all of its forms in Inland Southern California by publishing books and sponsoring programs that deepen people’s awareness, understanding, and appreciation of this unique, complex and creatively vibrant region.


Interreligious Council of Southern CaliforniaInterreligious Council of Southern California

Booth #920

Our mission is to promote Religious Pluralism, Diversity, and Collaboration in Southern California. We were founded in 1969 and incorporated in 1975: we continue to build bridges across religious divides.


James CoxJames Cox

Booth #65

I am an independent author. My publisher is Black Rose Writing. My novel is a thriller called SILVER OR LEAD.


James WorthenJames Worthen

Booth #915

Writer on 20th century American and California history, specializing in the influence of personality on political behavior.


Jane Austen Society Of North AmericaJane Austen Society Of North America

Booth #917

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.


Jenarda MakupsonJenarda Makupson

Booth #165

I am a Author and I am also starting a non-profit . I wrote a book on Domestic Violence and abuse Called "Breaking Cycles-a story of breaking cycles of abuse.


Joint Educational ProjectJoint Educational Project

Booth #508

USC Dornsife College features its Joint Educational Project / USC ReadersPLUS program, introducing university students as academic mentors who read books to children and engage them in hands-on reading and math activities to nurture and support a love of learning.


Kaleo MarketingKaleo Marketing

Booth #217

Vacation information booth representing Wyndham Hotels & Resorts


Keck Medicine of USCKeck Medicine of USC

Booth #862

Keck Medicine of USC, the University of Southern California's medical enterprise, will host a Health and Wellness Pavilion offering health screenings for skin cancer, blood pressure, glucose, BMI, sleep apnea and dental health.


Kimberly RayKimberly Ray

Booth #75

I am a self employed psychic medium/ speaker/intuitive life coach and author. I’ve helped thousands of individuals find better ways to navigate their lives using my intuitive/ psychic abilities. I teach self mastery by accessing the energy fields of those I work with.


Kinokuniya Bookstores Of AmericaKinokuniya Bookstores Of America

Booth #84

“Please visit our Los Angeles store, conveniently located 10 minutes away in Little Tokyo. There, you will find SoCal’s largest selection of books, stationery, animation, and film from and about Japan & Asia.”


	La Libreria La Libreria

Booth #589

LA librería is a bookstore specialized in children's books in Spanish language. Our selection includes thousands of illustrated albums, graphic novels, poetry and chapter books from independent and art house publishers in Latin America, Spain and the U.S. Our brick and mortar is located in Mid City Los Angeles.


Larry IssaLarry Issa

Booth #922

Larry Issa is a multi award-winning author, and book designer, from Vienna, VA. His debut children's book, "Get Back in the Book!" transports readers to faraway places and shows them the powerful and positive impact of books and storytelling.



Booth #540

Latinxwithplants is a space whose mission is to build a community (and world) that is more equitable through plants and our growing platform. We seek to spread ancestral plant knowledge to combat the environmental racism that plagues brown and black communities with plants that can filter their air.


Lettra Press LLCLettra Press LLC

Booth #923

Whether you’re ready to get your story to the world and just looking for the perfect avenue, or still gearing into the beginnings of your work and would need quality guidance and support, Lettra Press can help you turn every letter into masterpieces generations will remember.


Lil' LibrosLil' Libros

Booth #509

Lil' Libros is a publishing company of chic and modern bilingual children's books.


Los Angeles County Of Education Head Start And Early Learning DevelopmentLos Angeles County Of Education Head Start And Early Learning Development

Booth #560

Los Angeles County Office of Education Head Start and Early Learning Division prepares children for success in school and life by nurturing their social and cognitive development from birth to 5. Enrolled children and families receive educational, health, nutritional, social, and other services at no cost. Care. Teach. Prepare.


Lost Children Of AndromedaLost Children Of Andromeda

Booth #912

The Cluster Chronicles is a literary organization with multiple intellectual properties, the first is Lost Children of Andromeda, a series that commands two novels, musical soundtracks, and an interactive popup experience.


Loyola Marymount UniversityLoyola Marymount University

Booth #66

Founded in 1911, LMU is a top-ranked national university. We are committed to fostering a diverse academic community rich in opportunity for intellectual engagement and real-world experience. Our three campuses are rooted in the heart of L.A., a global capital for arts and entertainment, innovation and technology, business and entrepreneurship.


Lucas Museum of Narrative ArtLucas Museum of Narrative Art

Booth #544

The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art™ will inspire current and future generations through the universal art of visual storytelling. The museum will present exhibitions for diverse public audiences that will bring together mass-produced images with academically rooted art forms to unpack visual storytelling in its richness and complexity.


Mad Cave StudiosMad Cave Studios

Booth #705

Mad Cave Studios is a comic book publisher providing quality entertainment with a fresh take on an array of genres. From fantasy and action to scifi and horror, Mad Cave Studios publishes stories that resonate with unapologetic and authentic audiences.


Malik BooksMalik Books

Booth #539

Malik Books is a black-owned independent bookstore that specializes in African American books, calendars, and gifts full of cultural diversity. Malik Books offers a large selection of diverse children’s books because children are 100 percent of our future.


Marcia Riman SelzMarcia Riman Selz

Booth #132

"At Vitoria" tells the story of Jewish families who survive persecution during the Spanish Inquisition and the righteous Christians of the city. After World War II, the descendants of these families struggled bravely to show respect for their ancestors and for each other. This novel is based on actual events.


Master StorytellersMaster Storytellers

Booth #121

Using the finest writers, editors and designers, we produce bespoke biographies and memoirs for people to share with their loved ones as way of protecting their precious stories for generations to come.


Mentoris Project, TheMentoris Project, The

Booth #166

The Mentoris Project is a series of novels and biographies about great men and women who changed history through their contributions as scientists, inventors, explorers, thinkers, and creators. Their often turbulent paths to success inspire readers to discover how they too can overcome obstacles and effect change in today's world.


Milo Ink BooksMilo Ink Books

Booth #576

MiLo Ink Books’s mission is to publish books that will excite parents and grandparents to read to the children in their life and inspire them to tap into the funny bone of their imagination.


Monster ElementaryMonster Elementary

Booth #562

Creator and Publisher of independent comics and graphic novels.


Moonyani WriteMoonyani Write

Booth #723

This Epic Fantasy Novel is the first book of the Music Man series! Jimmy is a runaway boy, saddened by the tragedies that have happened in his life. The only thing still keeping him motivated, is his love for music. Enjoy this work of mystery, fantasy, adventure, and science fiction.


MWC PressMWC Press

Booth #964

The first MWC Press publication is Robert Kerbeck’s Malibu Burning: The Real Story Behind L.A.’s Most Destructive Wildfire.Michael C. Bland’s novel, The Price of Safety, is a sci-fi thriller set in Los Angeles.Joey Held's novel is Kind, But Kind of Weird: Short Stories on Life's Relationships


Mysterious GalaxyMysterious 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 sharing the magic of books of SF, Fantasy, Mystery, Suspense, and Horror. At LATFB we offer books by attending authors and staff recommendations in our genres.


Mystery Writers of America, Southern CaliforniaMystery Writers of America, Southern California

Booth #363

We are the Southern California chapter of the Mystery Writers of America with more than 300 members who write crime fiction.


Mystic Meditiation Inc/Shaykh Nurjan MirahmadiMystic Meditiation Inc/Shaykh Nurjan Mirahmadi

Booth #172

Mystic Meditation is an organization founded in 2018 by Shaykh Nurjan Mirahmadi with the aim of celebrating and sharing the Sufi spiritual path with people from all backgrounds, beliefs and walks of life.


Natalie SymonsNatalie Symons

Booth #941

Natalie Symons is a multi-award-winning author and playwright. Her plays have been produced throughout the country, and her independently published debut novel LIES IN BONE has garnered multiple publishing awards and has recently reached top sales ranks on Amazon in both the Literary and Mystery/Thriller categories.


Norma SamuelsonNorma Samuelson

Booth #519

I'm an author / illustrator of children's books. Titles: "a life, an orphan"(in English, Spanish, French) "Noot the Root Goot" (English and Spanish) "Rostros", "Grandpa's Golden Glasses", "Shoes". Emma's Dream will be published January 2022.


Once Upon A Time BookstoreOnce Upon A Time Bookstore

Booth #506

The oldest children's bookstore in the country (56 years in 2022), this neighborhood touchstone engages the reading community with the best curated titles, hand-picked greeting cards, exquisite gift items for all ages and a warm and knowledgeable staff. Author events, story-times, book and writing clubs. Special summertime kids activities.


770 Publishing / Daniel Micko770 Publishing / Daniel Micko

Booth #175

770 Publishing is an independent publisher who is committed to producing great stories. We chose to promote diversity and examine exclusion.


Pages: A bookstore and Penguin Young ReadersPages: A bookstore and Penguin Young Readers

Booth #711

{pages} is an independent, community-oriented bookstore featuring an excellent selection of books for children, literary fiction and non-fiction, cooking, surfing, self-help, spiritual and more. We have three in-house book clubs, many author events, story times and we handle offsite events and bulk sales. We are located in downtown Manhattan Beach.


Papa Lemon BooksPapa Lemon Books

Booth #518

"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 #951

Patagonia, the activist and clothing company, has published 45 books since 2007. We publish 5-8 books per year, exploring the sports we support (climbing, surfing, trail running, snow, etc.) as well as enviromental and adventure memoir, books on sustainable business and effective environmental activism.


Pathfinder BooksPathfinder Books

Booth #942

Books on the history of the working-class movement. Speeches and writings by revolutionary working-class leaders. Karl Marx, Frederick Engels, V.I. Lenin, Leon Trotsky, James Cannon, Farrell Dobbs, Fidel Castro, Che Guevara, Malcolm X, Thomas Sankara, Maurice Bishop, Nelson Mandela, Jack Barnes, Mary-Alice Waters. Books in English, Spanish, French, Farsi.


Patrick CanningPatrick Canning

Booth #74

I am an independent author with four books available in a variety of genres.


PEN America Los AngelesPEN America Los Angeles

Booth #192

PEN America champions the freedom to write, recognizing the power of the word to transform the world. Our mission is to unite writers and their allies to celebrate creative expression and defend the liberties that make it possible.


Peter Fetterman GalleryPeter Fetterman Gallery

Booth #25

Peter Fetterman Gallery is one of the largest inventories of classic 20th Century photography in the country particularly in humanist-photography. Peter Fetterman has partnered with ACC Art Books to publish "The Power of Photography". Inspired during lockdown, "The Power of Photography" presents 120 outstanding images, along with Peter’s insightful words.


Pinch of FlavorPinch of Flavor

Booth #824

PM PressPM Press

Booth #156

PM Press is an independent publisher of books and media to educate, entertain, and inspire. Politics, culture, art, history, environmental, race, gender, and social justice issues to a range of politically-charged fiction. We're old enough to know what we're doing and young enough to know what's at stake. Join us!



Booth #714

Christian books

Preparations NowPreparations Now

Booth #167

We are a 501 c3 nonprofit working for racial equality and social justice worldwide. We engage in sales of books and artwork to support our efforts.


Pretzel King - CinnabonPretzel King - Cinnabon

Booth #556

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Re/Arte Centro LiterarioRe/Arte Centro Literario

Booth #63

We are a bilingual bookstore and art gallery in the heart of Boyle Heights. We carry mainly Black and Brown books with a special focus on independent poetry presses from Los Angeles, Fresno, and the Bay area. We hold book launches, readings, open mic nights, writing workshops, and art shows.



Booth #208

ReadersMagnet exists to assist aspiring and veteran authors in fulfilling their dreams. We guide them through the self-publishing process through expert recommendations, publishing and marketing package options, editorial services, and other resources. We ensure our exceptional and author-friendly services parallel with your budgetary considerations and creative vision.


Reading To KidsReading 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 554 children and 287 volunteers at reading clubs on the second Saturday of every month.


Recess TruckRecess Truck

Booth #11

Red Barn CollectionsRed Barn Collections

Booth #961

Red Barn Collections rescues discarded books and gives them new life as handmade journals. Every part of the book is transformed to recreate the nostalgic love of books, writing, reading and creativity.


Red Hen PressRed Hen Press

Booth #960

Red Hen Press is committed to publishing works of literary excellence, supporting diversity, and promoting literacy in our local schools. We seek a community of readers and writers who are actively engaged in the essential human practice known as literature.


Rektok RossRektok Ross

Booth #913

We are a group of indie authors. We write womens fiction, memoir, thriller, and young adult.


Resonant Earth Publishing // Made In La AuthorsResonant Earth Publishing // Made In La Authors

Booth #835

Made in L.A. is a Los Angeles-based group dedicated to the support and appreciation of independent authors. Our work is strongly influenced by our hometown and underpinned by the diverse culture and life found in the City of Angels. We debut our annual fiction anthology at the Festival.


Rice Balls of FireRice Balls of Fire

Booth #2210

Richard FleuryRichard Fleury

Booth #926

Rainbows for Buckerou is a single book, and will be the only book at my booth.

Richard Macneill, Tater Tot Sunday PublishingRichard Macneill, Tater Tot Sunday Publishing

Booth #921

Tater Tot Sunday Publishing was founded by a writer and a painter. The importance of creative integrity is paramount to us. While you are with us, we assure cooperation and open communication in the editing process as well as input on the cover of your book. Let's Adventure!


Rick E. NorrisRick E. Norris

Booth #155

In the Angelic Wars' musical novel series, characters sing when readers scan a QR code in paperbacks or hotlink in ebooks giving a new dimension to the reading experience.


Ripped Bodice, TheRipped Bodice, The

Booth #907

The Ripped Bodice is the only romance focused bookstore on the West Coast. Owned by sisters Bea and Leah Koch, TRB celebrates happily ever afters 365 days a year!


Roda Ahmed HermansenRoda Ahmed Hermansen

Booth #580

At Hightree Publishing, we are proud to offer a variety of books that are 100% diverse. We intend to inspire, tell stories that connect us and bridge the gap in the lack of diversity in Children's books. We are changing the world one book at a time.


RomCom CandlesRomCom Candles

Booth #24

RomCom Candles was founded by two strong independent women who love Romantic Comedy Books, Candles and Our Planet! We decided to combine our passions and thus RomCom Candles was born. All of our candles are all natural, eco friendly and in recycled glass containers!


Row House Publishing, Inc.Row House Publishing, Inc.

Booth #928

Row House is a disruptive publishing company offering a new, transparent, and equitable contract model and publishing books honoring and authored by marginalized peoples. We live at the intersection of Personal Development and Social Justice.


Sandra MccoySandra Mccoy

Booth #182

Our mission is to publish well written, quality books with distinctive voices that educate, inspire, entertain, and empower children, young adults, and adult readers to take specific and strategic action, and become productive forces in our society.


Santa Monica CollegeSanta Monica College

Booth #72

Santa Monica College is #1 in transfer to UC’s and USC for over 30 years. We are the only California Community College publishing a nationally acclaimed literary journal, the Santa Monica Review, featuring original fiction and nonfiction from both new and established West Coast writers.


Sayles Organization, TheSayles Organization, The

Booth #137

The Sayles Organization and To Press & Beyond (www.topressandbeyond.com) represent a wide variety of authors for publicity, marketing, editorial and publishing consulting services.


Self-Realization FellowshipSelf-Realization Fellowship

Booth #173

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


Share International USAShare International USA

Booth #956

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.


She Writes PressShe Writes Press

Booth #181

Kimberly K. Robeson, author "The Greek Persuasion: A Novel"Judith Teitelman, author "Guesthouse for Ganesha: A Novel"Lorraine Devon Wilke, author "The Alchemy of Noise: A Novel"Debra Thomas, author "Luz"Bella Mahaya Carter, author "Where do you hang your hammock?"


She Writes Press Wendy VoorsangerShe Writes Press Wendy Voorsanger

Booth #966

She Writes Press is unique in the world of publishing because we’re neither traditional publishing, nor are we self-publishing. As an independent publisher, She Writes Press was the first hybrid imprint to win Independent Publisher of the Year, by the Independent Book Publishing Professionals Group.


Sierra Nevada PressSierra Nevada Press

Booth #180

Publisher of outdoor books specializing in the Sierra Nevada and Pacific Northwest


Sisters In Crime/Los AngelesSisters In Crime/Los Angeles

Booth #360

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 BooksSkylight Books

Booth #138

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 World BooksSmall World Books

Booth #252

general literary bookstore located on Venice Beach, dedicate to the principle that the book you want is the book you should have.


Strat AdvertisingStrat Advertising

Booth #926

We are an advertising firm exclusively for authors. We are with authors who want to share their message to the world and to the right audience. We work promptly with quality. We are a family.


Streets of VietnamStreets of Vietnam

Booth #555

Studio Ignite/Kathryn LinehanStudio Ignite/Kathryn Linehan

Booth #927

Studio Ignite is a community that supports a culture of spiritual renewal and physical development to bring forth transformation.


Success Center, Inc.Success Center, Inc.

Booth #220

Use the natural capabilities of your mind combined with those of your higher self to effectively replace limiting behaviors with those attitudes and actions that promote growth and success. Work with a talented and intuitive therapist to help you go from where you are to where you want to be.


The Berlin TruckThe Berlin Truck

Booth #12

The Open BookThe Open Book

Booth #600

Incredible USED bookstore located in Simi Valley that offers a wide selection of good reads at really phenomenal prices! The bookstore is vibrant, inviting and well categorized. They host fun events; Sunday Storytime and Open Mic Nights. Visit their website at www.fivedollarbookstore.com!


The Regency PublishersThe Regency Publishers

Booth #204

Global Summit House is a marketing and publishing company based in New York. We are all about making connections, engaging to communities and clubs, and building a social brand one book at a time.


The Tropic  TruckThe Tropic Truck

Booth #2190

Theosophical University PressTheosophical University Press

Booth #184

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 eBook versions.



Tia Chucha's Centro Cultural & Bookstore

Booth #9

Tia Chucha is an independent bookstore which specialize in providing great books on Xicanx and Latinx history, literature, indigenous knowledge, bilingual children’s books, contemporary and social commentary issues, as well as Spanish-language, queer/LGBTQIA, art, poetry, antiracism, social change, and much more!



Tony MatulaTony Matula

Booth #924

Lottery tells a complex story that spans 6 decades. Beginning in 1957. Based on non-fictional documented historical facts wrapped around fictional characters. Including a terroristic sleeper cell winning a 1.5-billion-dollar lottery prize., The result makes for a feature film, documentary and or a mini-series with a solid message for audiences.


Toofar MediaToofar Media

Booth #954

TooFar Media publishes provocative stories for the eyes, ears, and imagination by Rich Shapero. The novels—all available in the TooFar Media app—dare readers with giant metaphors, magnificent obsessions and potent ideas, and combine music, visual art, animation and video. Download the TooFar Media App and follow @richshaperoauthor and @toofarmedia.


Total HealthTotal Health

Booth #195

Dr. Breslow's UCLA study found 7 healthy habits were good for an 11-year advantage. Health is a by-product of harmony with natural laws that enable the body to heal itself like cuts. Happiness is a by-product of harmony with laws of fairness, communication and spiritual laws, peace of mind, etc.


United States Veterans Artists Alliance/Onward PressUnited States Veterans Artists Alliance/Onward Press

Booth #157

United States Veterans Artists Alliance and Onward Press - Non-profit military veterans art and publishing organization. Provides resources to fine artists and workshops for writers. Has publishing imprint Onward Press. Produces and participates in events to educate the public that veterans are productive and multi-faceted.

usvaa.org & www.onwardpress.org

University Of California, Riverside - Low Residency MfaUniversity Of California, Riverside - Low Residency Mfa

Booth #134

Founded in 2008, UCR Palm Desert’s Low residency MFA program is one of the largest in the nation and features a diverse and accomplished student body, an award-winning and nationally renowned faculty, and, most importantly, alumni who are publishing and producing at a remarkable pace.


Unnamed PressUnnamed Press

Booth #169

Unnamed Press and Rare Bird Books are two Los Angeles-based independent publishers.


Urlink Print & Media, LLCUrlink Print & Media, LLC

Booth #202

URLink Print and Media is an all-in-one publishing and book - marketing firm. We provide marketing platforms that are completely customizable to correspond your skills and needs.


Usborne Books & MoreUsborne Books & More

Booth #515

Looking for engaging, educational, FUN books for young readers? 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! We also offer home shows, book fairs, fundraisers, matching grants and reading incentive programs!



Booth #127

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 degree explores leadership and management strategies to prepare students for high-level careers in the library and information science fields.


Valstar PublishingValstar Publishing

Booth #847

Publishing house created specifically for inspired authors.All authors, book titles published, marketing tool for raising awareness, funds for charities & not for profit organizations. We are here to make it happen, make it matter. We sponsor the National Writer's Union.



Booth #753

Never Catch Pigeons . . . Since 1966


Vchos TruckVchos Truck

Booth #554

Vroman's BookstoreVroman's Bookstore

Booth #117

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 400 events a year.


Vroman's Children's BookstoreVroman's Children's Bookstore

Booth #990

Vroman’s Bookstore is Southern California's oldest and largest independent bookstore. Its beloved children's department is home to over 25,000 titles for kids of all ages and a toy & games section that has been named Reader Recommended Best Toy Store by the Pasadena Weekly, 3 years running. 


W. Brand PublishingW. Brand Publishing

Booth #919

W. Brand Publishing is an independent boutique publisher specializing in weaving your story into your legacy. The mission of W. Brand Publishing is to facilitate, produce, publish, and promote positive stories of triumph, survival, diversity, compassion, and entertainment. We connect the disconnected through storytelling.


Wannabe PressWannabe Press

Booth #194

Aah! It's awesome indie authors Matt Harry, Jessica Maison, and USA Today bestselling author Russell Nohelty, who write amazing science fiction and fantasy books and comics.


West Point Print and MediaWest Point Print and Media

Booth #42

West Point Print and Media is a full-service solution provider when it comes to Book Publishing, traditional, or digital marketing needs. We ensure to bring you the top class marketing strategies that will help your business and products to propagate exponentially.


Westwood Books Publishing, LLCWestwood Books Publishing, LLC

Booth #207

Westwood Books Publishing offers a team of highly experienced publishing specialists who share the same passion for writing and designers will work with you personally all throughout the process. They will help you add depth and quality to the manuscript while still have the final say in everything.


Whimsical WorldWhimsical World

Booth #574

Whimsical World publishes children's books that inspire, delight, and educate children of all ages while planting seeds of self-esteem and high achievement. Founded by husband-wife children's authors, Sheri Fink and Derek Taylor Kent. We also specialize in whimsical merchandise and experiences. Learn more at www.WhimsicalWorldBooks.com.



Booth #854

WhyIslam is an authoritative source on Islam, complete with authentic and accurate material. Whether you have no previous knowledge of Islam or are already familiar with it.


Wise BBQWise BBQ

Booth #2204

Wordsmith Writing CoachesWordsmith Writing Coaches

Booth #101

Wordsmith Writing Coaches help new authors to write well and publish wisely, providing full-service editing and formatting. We also help undergrad, graduate, and doctoral students excel in academic writing, completing their dissertations in style. Let us help you write better, right now!


Writers & Publishers NetworkWriters & Publishers Network

Booth #200

The Writers & Publishers Network is a national literary organization that provides information, resources, and opportunities for anyone involved in or interested in publishing, whether they are an author, freelance writer, artist or own a publishing company.


Writers In TreatmentWriters In Treatment

Booth #186

We are dedicated to increasing awareness about the prevalence of substance abuse and mental illness in society, and to reducing stigma through honest, open expression and film and news. Writers in Treatment publishes the weekly Addiction Recovery eBulletin for 23,000 subscribers.


Written By VeteransWritten By Veterans

Booth #124

The CSUSB Veterans Success Center supports former, current, and future service members of the United States Armed Forces and their dependents with high-quality support services, resources, and events. "Written by Veterans" is our free Creative Writing Program open to all affiliated with the military and their immediate family members.


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Zachary Ramsey (Author)Zachary Ramsey (Author)

Booth #965

I am an independent author currently preparing my book The Age Of Light Enshrined for release on May 14. I plan on offering an exclusive early release of the book during the Festival of Books and will be available to sign copies and answer questions.