Meet authors to talk books and writing

I’m one of 20 authors featured at this event and can’t wait to talk about books and writing with you!

Join me for the 2nd Annual Arizona Dreamin’ readers conference Fri. and Sat., June 1-2, 2012, in Chandler, Ariz. This  glorified “Girl’s Night Out” allows you to rub elbows with authors – including me – who write fiction in diverse genres, which involve a thread of romance.

For just $35, expect to:

• Meet 20 authors of various genres of romance. Choose 6 you find the most interesting for “Book Clubs” (10 readers with one author in 30-minute sessions to ask questions and talk about their books).

• Enjoy a free Hospitality Suite with snacks and beverages.

• Meet Jimmy Thomas, international book-cover model, and have your photo taken for a charitable donation.

• Munch out with an all-you-can-eat buffet dinner.

• Provide input for the “Man of Our Dreams” cover model competition during dinner.

• Win huge raffle baskets.

• Take home a FREE goody bag!

• Meet with two publishers to see if there is a book in you.

• Visit our event bookstore with discounted pricing.

Venue:
Windmill Inns & Suites

3535 W. Chandler Boulevard
Chandler, AZ 85226

Learn more.

AZ Dreamin’ readers event to feature Rhythms & Muse

I’m gearing up for a super fun girl’s night out event June 4, 2011, and you’re invited, too.

AZ Dreamin’ – A Romance Reader Event, the brainchild of author Kris Tualla, promises to be informative, affordable and provide highly entertaining camaraderie for any author or reader.

You can expect to get up close and personal with 24 featured authors from all genres, not just romance. I’m one of the authors (my Rhythms & Muse novel is actually mainstream women’s fiction, just with a strong romantic theme).

I hope you’ll consider getting in on the fun!
Ann Narcisian Videan, author/singer/songwriter Rhythms & Muse novel and music CD

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Dinner panels and table discussions
  • Bookstore on site
  • Raffle baskets and giveaways
  • Free goodie bags
  • Late-night romance movie fest
  • Sapphire Blue Publishing will take book pitches!
  • Cover model Jimmy Thomas, will pose with attendees in exchange for a donation to the sponsored charity, Huntington’s Disease Society of America. He is also scheduled for a special pre-event live book-cover photo shoot on Friday night June 3. See details below.

WHEN
Friday, June 3, 2011
6 p.m. special pre-event photo shoot with Jimmy Thomas
      and
Saturday, June 4, 2011

2 p.m.–11 p.m. or overnight  😀

WHERE
Tempe InnSuites Hotel and Suites
1651 W. Baseline Road
Tempe, AZ

COST
Tickets are $20 for general admission, or $39 including dinner with the authors.

RSVP
Information and ticket purchase
Space is limited – don’t wait!

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JIMMY THOMAS EVENTS

Friday, June 3, 6 p.m.:  Special Public Presentation
Cover model Jimmy Thomas will hold a live photo shoot in a nearby outdoor location. This event is open to the public (no personal photography allowed). Jimmy will post “behind the scenes” photos on his Facebook page, and the finished photos from the shoot will be for sale on his Web site.

Sat., June 4, 2 p.m.: Special Early-Bird Presentation
Cover model Jimmy Thomas will hold a live photo shoot in one of the hotel suites, and we are allowed to sit in and watch how a book cover photo is done! ONLY REGISTERED ATTENDEES may be present (no personal photography allowed). This is a memorable experience and not to be missed! Jimmy will post “behind the scenes” photos on his Facebook page, and the finished photos from the shoot will be for sale on his Web site.