We are pleased to announce that YALC (Young Adult Literature Convention) is to return to London Film & Comic Con in 2017 offering the best of British YA publishing the opportunity to share their works with the thousands attending the event at London Olympia.  
Be part of over 80 authors joining us for three packed day’s of talks, workshops and activities. YALC is a celebration of the very best books for young people - and fans of young adult fiction will once again have chance to meet favourite authors, discover new books, listen to inspiring talks, take part in hands-on creative workshops, meet agents and publishers - and much more!


Booking & Payment

To book space and further information on this dedicated area, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please note that you may be asked to provide some details of your published works to ensure eligibility. 


2m by 2m walled pitch located with YALC

One 6 x 2’ trestle table plus two chairs

Cloths are not provided 

2 exhibitor’s wristbands

£335 (inc VAT)


6m by 4m booth located within YALC

Walled on three sides

Three 6 x 2’ trestle table plus six chairs

Cloths are not provided

6 exhibitor’s wristbands

£1100 (inc VAT)


Backing Table:

£20 (inc VAT) in Advance £25 (inc VAT) on the day

Same size as regular tables but MUST sit behind and not to the side of it. This effectively doubles your display depth



£200 (inc VAT)

This is one power outlet for a regular UK plug. (British 13A/230-240 V 50 Hz grounded and fused) Extension cables are not provided.


Space in YALC is reserved exclusively for authors or book publishers of the Young Adult Genre.

Bookings for YALC tables are on a first come, first served basis. The number of exhibitors will be limited so book early to avoid disappointment.

Displays may not be over 2m high without a pre-approved risk assessment

Those with 2 or more pitches booked are given the option to purchase one additional exhibitor wristband at a discounted price of £40.

Spaces are not transferable and non-refundable

Unless superseded by any of the above, all YALC bookings are subject to our Standard Terms and Conditions: http://www.showmastersevents.com/images/files/Terms-and-Conditions.pdf  

YALC table space is for the duration of the event (three full days and preview evening). Exhibitors are expected to be in attendance for the duration.

All set-up must be done in advance as per instructions within the exhibitors pack (which will be provided in advance of the event)

Any requests for programme content in the YALC schedule should be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We do not provide a floor plan but any location requests will be taken into account and we will try our best to accommodate them. You will be sent an information pack via email in the weeks before the show. It will contain all the details you need to know that are not available until that time. (Please make sure you provide a valid email at the time of booking to ensure the details reach you correctly.)


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