Romance Lounge

Can you fall in love in just a few chapters? Do you yearn for a happy ending? Don't miss the chance to hear from your favorite authors and discover your next favorite book in the sessions below! 

June 8, 2021

*All times listed in ET

All session recordings will be made available to registrants for several months after the event.

10:00

Lords, Viscounts, Dukes, and Earls: Love the Way You Lie 

Join Vanessa Riley and Bianca M. Schwarz as they discuss falling in and out of love with all of its machinations.

2:00

The “L” Word: Is it Luck or Love?

Looking for love in all the wrong places with K.M. Jackson, Farrah Rochon, and Karelia Stetz-Waters.

June 9, 2021

10:00

Tumbleweeds and Heartstrings: There's something about cowboys! 

Rugged ranchers and brainy women both need to learn to open their hearts and follow their desires if they want a chance at happily-ever-after with Carly Bloom, Rebekah Weatherspoon, and LaQuette.

2:00

Balancing Act: Work, Family, Friends, Romance, Life!

Can a girl have it all--especially when choosing love threatens to make a real mess? Join Thien-Kim Lam, Sajni Patel and Morgan Rogers to find out!

6:00

Buzz: Romance Editors Panel

Four of the top romance authors chat with their editors about their forthcoming books.

Speakers: Robin Dellabough (Publishers Lunch), Jean Meltzer, Emily Ohanjanians, Kat Martin, Alicia Condon, Kosoko Jackson, Kristine E. Swartz, Timothy Janovsky, Mary Altman

ON-DEMAND

Editors' Picks: Romance 

These new romance books by LGBTQIA+ and/or BIPOC authors have been nominated by editors as their top picks! In this session, the editors and authors behind these highly anticipated titles share why these books belong on your shelf. The goal of this Editors’ Picks series is to amplify under-supported voices in publishing while helping you find your next great read.

Speakers: Christa Désir (Sourcebooks), Allison Marie Pond (Mad Cave Studios), Sajni Patel (author), Erica Ridley (author), K.M. Jackson (author), Candysse Miller (Interlude Press), Chloe Ramos (Image Comics), Annabeth Albert (author), Sara Richmond (Edelweiss)

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