BookCon Family HQ

Javits Center Show Floor

Looking for something fun to do with your family during the show? Come visit BookCon's Family HQ at the back of the Show Floor. Family HQ will have daily activities like workshops, readings and more geared towards younger fans all weekend long.

BookCon Family HQ
BookCon Family HQ
BookCon Family HQ

Happy Camper: The Scholastic Summer Reading RV

BookCon Family HQ

Don’t miss the Scholastic RV for fun activities for families and kids like crafts, signings, costume character appearances, and more! This summer, the RV has been on the ultimate reading road trip—touring the country with authors, illustrators, and characters!

Check out other stops on the tour here: http://summerroadtrip.scholastic.com/

Scholastic Summer Reading Road Trip

Hit the road with the 2017 Scholastic Summer Reading Road Trip! And don't forget to sign up online for the Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge, which runs through September 8th. Find out more at www.scholastic.com


The Boxcar Children Maker Stations at Family HQ!

BookCon Family HQ

Celebrate 75 years of the Boxcar Children with Albert Whitman & Company. Visit Family HQ on Saturday from 2pm to 3pm and Sunday from 10:30am to 11:30am to create custom Boxcar Children buttons, bookmarks, crafts, and more! Space is limited to the first 40 Boxcar fans—don’t miss it! Afterward, stop by booth #1913 to find out about exclusive giveaways and everything that’s in store for this very special anniversary!


Additional Events

Our friends at Albert Whitman, Candlewick Press, Penguin Random House, and Macmillan will also be hosting daily events and workshops including drawing classes, photo ops, author readings, and more!

BookCon Family HQ

For a complete schedule of all the activities taking place in Family HQ, please continue to check the BookCon webpage and the Official BookCon Mobile App.

BookCon Family HQ Highlights

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  • Selfies & Iced Coffee Author Meet & Greet

    Jun 02, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Location: S&S Booth #1738/1739

    Meet New York Times bestselling authors Mary H. K. Choi and Sandhya Menon in the  Simon & Schuster Booth.   Cool down with some delicious ice coffee, grab some ...

    • Language: English

  • In Booth Autographing: Julia Ember

    Jun 02, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Location: Booth 1238

    Young Adult Fantasy author Julia Ember shares and signs a free sneak preview of her high seas adventure, THE NAVIGATOR'S TOUCH, the companion novel to her 2016 ...

    • Language: English

  • In Booth Autographing: Sophia Elaine Hanson

    Jun 03, 2018, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Location: Booth 2431

    Sophia will be signing at the booth all day June 3rd and 4th! All books purchased will be signed on request!

    • Language: English

  • All Ages Fantasy and Sci-Fi Writing Workshop

    Jun 03, 2018, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Location: River Pavillion

    Are you obsessed with the fae in A Court of Thorns and Roses? Have you thought about what it would be like if life was more like a video game in Ready Player On...

    • Language: English

  • Creative Non-Fiction Writing Workshop

    Jun 03, 2018, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Location: River Pavillion

    Is it possible to write freely about other people without exploiting them? Is there a difference between factual and essential truth? How do we find a coherent ...

    • Language: English

  • In Booth Autographing: Rachel Hollis

    Jun 03, 2018, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM, Location: Booth 2539

    Rachel Hollis will be signing free copies of GIRL WASH YOUR FACE.

    • Language: English

  • In Booth Autographing: Kristen Martin

    Jun 03, 2018, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Location: Booth 1242

    Kristen Martin will be autographing in Booth 1242. A book purchase is required.

    • Language: English

  • In Booth Autographing: C. Toni Graham

    Jun 03, 2018, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Location: Booth 1849

    Author, C. Toni Graham will be signing both editions released in the Crossroads books series. Bring your copy or plan to purchase onsite. Excellent discount off...

    • Language: English

  • In Booth Autographing: Sarah Morgan

    Jun 03, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Location: Booth 2539

    Sarah Morgan will be signing free copies of HOLIDAY IN THE HAMPTONS.

    • Language: English

  • Meet Dog Man!

    Jun 03, 2018, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM, Location: Family HQ:Booth 1061

    Come meet crime-biting canine who is part dog, part man, and ALL HERO!

    • Language: English

  • In Booth Autographing: Sara Francis

    Jun 03, 2018, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Location: Booth 1240

    Sara Francis (author of the YA Sci Fi novel "The Isles", children's book series "Adventures of Wobot", and poetry collection "Stardust") will be at the SF Publi...

    • Language: English

  • Creative Adventures in Cursive

    Jun 03, 2018, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Location: Booth 1613

    Writing is cooler in cursive, and Creative Adventures in Cursive gives kids ideas for practicing writing skills, then guides them into cursive creativity.

    • Language: English

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