Hot Sheet RWA Board Meeting; November 2-4, 2012, Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Atlanta GA; Prior to the Board meeting, Board orientation was conducted on Friday morning, November 2. On Saturday, November 3, the Board participated in a strategic planning session and developed a strategic plan to assist
Romance Writers of America is pleased to announce the speakers for the 2013 RWA Conference in Atlanta, GA, July 17–20. The Keynote Speaker is Cathy Maxwell, and the Awards Luncheon Speaker is Kristan Higgins. Jill Shalvis is the Librarians’ Day Luncheon Speaker, and Christie Craig will emcee the Awa
On Monday, Oct. 29, Pearson and Bertelsmann announced that Random House and Penguin will merge and become Penguin Random House. The new company will comprise all English, Spanish, and Portuguese language interests of Penguin and Random House. Bertelsmann will own 53 percent of the shares and Pearson
RWA received the following notice from Harlequin on Oct. 26.
Effective Monday, November 5, 2012, Harlequin will be able to issue royalty statements to authors on a quarterly royalty schedule. All authors new to Harlequin will automatically be placed on our quarterly royalty s
Congratulations to new RWA Honor Roll authors Jennifer Ashley and Julie Ann Walker! Ashley qualified for the Honor Roll when her book Mate Claimed hit number 50 on the USA Today best-seller list. Walker qualified for the Honor Roll when her book Rev It Up hit the New York Times E-book Fiction best-s