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1:00 – 3:30pmAtlanta, GA
Avon Books is bringing its super popular KissCon reader event to Woodstock, Georgia! Co-hosted by FoxTale BookShoppe, KissCon Atlanta features eight of America’s most popular (and beloved) romance authors in a free public event, which is scheduled to take place at the Elm Street Theater in Woodstock.
Featured Authors: Tessa Dare, Jeaniene Frost, Brenda Jackson, Eloisa James, Beverly Jenkins, Maya Rodale, Cat Sebastian and Maisey Yates.
11:00 amNorth Charleston, South Carolina
Join the Charleston Chapter of Chums, Incorporated as we host the “Unsung History” Beverly Jenkins’ Literary Brunch.” Beverly Jenkins is the recipient of the 2017 Romance Writers of America Nora Roberts Lifetime Achievement Award, as well as the 2016 Romantic Times Reviewers Choice Award for historical romance. She has been nominated for the NAACP Image Award in Literature, was featured both in the documentary “Love Between the Covers” and on CBS Sunday Morning. Since the publication of Night Song in 1994, she has been leading the charge for multicultural romance and has been a constant darling of reviewers, fans, and her peers alike, garnering accolades for her work from the likes of the Wall Street Journal, People Magazine, and NPR.”
This event is open to the public. Additionally, there will be a book signing and silent auction. Proceeds from this event support our scholarships and community service projects. Please share this event on Facebook and Twitter. Reserve your ticket today as this event is sure to sell out!
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This event supports our scholarships and community service projects.
6:00 – 11:00pmGulfport, MS
Calling all those who live in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Houston, Memphis, Jackson, Biloxi, Mobile, Montgomery, Pensacola,Tampa, Jacksonville, and Atlanta.
Join us for the South Eastern Premiere of Deadly/Sexy.
Tickets are limited. Get yours here.
2:00 – 4:30 pmChicago, IL
Meet the Author: Beverly Jenkins
Author Beverly Jenkins is one of the most renowned romance writers. Ms. Jenkins is the recipient of the 2017 Romance Writers of America Nora Roberts Lifetime Achievement Award, as well as the 2016 Romantic Times Reviewers’ Choice Award for historical romance. Additionally, Ms. Jenkins has been nominated for the NAACP Image Award in Literature. She will be at the Woodson Regional Library to discuss her books and future projects. Her accolades are very well-recognized in captivating many viewers, fans, and peers.
1:00 pm 1320 N. Simmons St. Lake Charles, La.
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
7:00 – 9:00pmCulver City, CA
3:00 – 5:00pmCulver City, CA
6:00 amOak Park, MI
Romance superstar author and Detroit native Beverly Jenkins will return to Book Beat on Saturday, June 22nd from 2-4pm to sign copies of her bestselling books and to promote her latest release, “Rebel”. Books will be available for signing and purchase at the event. If you have any questions or would like to reserve any of her titles, please call Book Beat at (248) 968-1190. This event is free and open to the public. Book Beat is located at 26010 Greenfield Rd, Oak Park, MI 48237.
3:00 pmAnn Arbor, Michigan
The first ever Bookstore Romance Day arrives Saturday, August 17 and we’ll be celebrating with a panel and book signing of five Michigan authors. Bookstore Romance Day is a day designed to give independent bookstores an opportunity to celebrate Romance fiction—its books, readers, and writers—and to strengthen the relationships between bookstores and the Romance community. We are excited to be hosting MK Schiller presenting Unwanted Girl, Elizabeth Heiter presenting K-9 Defense, Dana Nussio presenting Shielded by the Lawman, Liz Crowe presenting Lightstruck, and Beverly Jenkins presenting Rebel.
Nicola’s Books Ann Arbor
2513 Jackson Ave, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48103
Daytona Beach, FL
Coastal Magic is a super casual reader weekend, right on “the world’s most famous beach”. It’s a perfect spot for bookish chats, fun meet & greets, and making amazing memories. Join us for reader, blogger, and author shenanigans! We feature a lineup of over 50 amazing storytellers that showcases best-selling favorites, along with debut and “new to you” authors who are sure to catch your attention.
3:00 pmPorter Square Books, 25 White St. Cambridge MA
Join the bestselling author of Rebel and the Blessings series, Beverly Jenkins in conversation with Callie Crossley, host of Under the Radar on WGBH. Book sale and signing to follow.
Embassy Suites, 5500 N. River Rd, Rosemont, IL 60018
All around the world, people gather at carnivals to celebrate life. The Caribbean calls it a creative and artistic festival of expression. In parts of Africa, the lyrical rhythms and vibrant street parades are the heart of this celebration. No matter which rich history and culture you follow, Book Euphoria can’t wait for our awesome lineup of authors and fantastic readers to come together during our 2020 weekend event!
We’ll celebrate and share our literary love, while intertwining some Chi-town flavor and Afro-Caribbean vibes. The weekend’s theme will include carnival games, prizes, exotic costumes, soul dancing, loads of laughter and heartfelt fun! Time to flaunt your feathers and bring out your bright colors for a spring Carnivale with our own special Book Euphoria twist.
Departing Galveston, TX
This Week We Write!
Writing, Cruising, Workshops, Dining
Join Beverly Jenkins, Mary Robinette Kowal, JJ Lee, and Eric Smith.
We’ll sail from Galveston, Texas, aboard Royal Caribbean’s Liberty of the Seas.
March 28, 2020 – Arrival in Houston for everyone flying in (unless you’re taking a longer trip!)
March 29 – Registration, orientation, and shuttle to the ship in Galveston. Ship departs.
March 30 – Sea day – workshops and writing time!
March 31 – Sea day – workshops and writing time and fun!
April 1 – Port day – Roatan, Honduras
April 2 – Port day – Puerto Costa Maya, Mexico
April 3 – Port day – Cozumel, Mexico
April 4 – Sea day – workshops and writing time and more!
April 5 – Arrive in Galveston
After an amazing 2019 event, Avon Books is coming back to Chicago to host another reader weekend in 2020!
Here’s what’s in store for our attendees:
- Author panels
- The #SpectacularSigning (where you can get sigs from all your favorite authors) featuring our full author lineup — full author lineup and schedule to come!
- Special Sunday brunch, where the editors will share previews of all the books you’re going to want to be reading later this year. And…bonus, goodies and galleys galore!
- More programming announcements coming soon!