Between blockbuster books and National Novel Writing Month, fall is a busy time for the publishing industry. To celebrate the season, GalleyCat and eBookNewser will host a free party in New York City next week.

Follow this link to RSVP. The party will be held at Tonic Bar & Restaurant at 727 7th Avenue in Times Square. You can mingle with editors, writers and other publishing folk–connecting with real life readers and making new connections. eBookNewser editor Dianna Dilworth will host,

The party will also celebrate the launch of the Publishing App Expo, our December 7-8 conference showing writers and publishers how to share their stories on tablets and other mobile devices. Our speakers include novelist John Green, Wattpad content partnership manager Nina Lassman and Time.com general manager Craig Ettinger.