sue smith

Sue Smith

Get to Know Sue:

Sue Smith is Executive VP of Retail at Baker Publishing Group and Baker Book House, the largest independent Christian bookstore in North America. She has been with Baker Book House for 20 years, the last 15 as store manager. She supervised the move from a small storefront to an 18,000 square-foot retail space that hosts approximately 400 events a year, as well as the launch of the website Sue served as CBA chair for five years, ending in 2018. Sue and her husband live in Grand Rapids and are grandparents to three wonderful grandchildren.

Breakout Session:

What’s Hot and What’s Not in Christian Publishing

Discover the latest trends in fiction and nonfiction books from a front-line observer. Smith, Executive VP of Retail at Baker Book House, offers up the most popular genres and subgenres in Christian publishing, including what’s going on in women’s fiction and Christian living titles, Bible studies, gift books, and academic titles. You’ll gain new knowledge of where your book or idea fits in the world of Christian publishing. Giveaways galore.



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