Wednesday, 22 May 2013

RWA Annual Conference July 17-20, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia

Romance Writers of America will be hosting their annual conference in Atlanta, Georgia from July 17-20, 2013.

RWA offer more than 100 workshops over this four-day span for writers from all over the world along with meeting agents, editors and publishers in the industry. Writers can schedule a one-on-one pitch meeting with an acquiring agent for those ready to take the leap.

The event takes place at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis at 265 Peachtree Center Avenue in Atlanta. The RWA website notes that their block of rooms at the Atlanta Marquis are sold out so if you're planning to attend, check out different hotels for rooms!

The link to RWA website for more details:

Sunday, 28 April 2013

BEA BookExpo America May 2013

Countdown to the May 29-June 1 BEA BookExpo America 2013 in New York!

BEA will be hosting 1000+ exhibitors this year at the Javits Center in New York City along with side conferences and author breakfasts for everyone who wants to get to know everyone else involved in book publishing. Some exhibitors are CreateSpace, KOBO, Romance Writers of America, Horror Writers Association and loads of publishers, presses and even comics.

The BEA Bloggers Conference will be on Wednesday, May 29 and if you register by May 15, the pass is $135 which also gets you breakfast and lunch, the conference and pass into BEA May 30 - June 1. The regular exhibits are open from May 30 - June 1.  An interesting topic to be covered will be "Insider Secrets from Book Blogging Pros". You also get a swag bag from DK Publishing.
A great time to everyone lucky enough to attend!  Here are the BEA website and BEA twitter links:
Here's the link to 2012 bea blogger conference on YT:

Are you planning on attending BEA 2013? What's your favourite exhibit, conference or author breakfast?