Sarah Whitten is a librarian at the Bangor Public Library in Bangor, ME. She's known to be the voice for romance fiction at her library, and she has presented the importance of romance in libraries at local and state library conferences as well as on e-mail listservs for librarians. Whitten is t
Cathy Genna is the Community Relations Manager at the East Brunswick, NJ, Barnes & Noble store. A dynamic and enthusiastic advocate for the romance genre, Genna made her store one of the best-selling stores for romance in her region. In addition, she hosts highly successful romance author progra
On behalf of Romance Writers of America, author Susan Elizabeth Phillips presented a check to Robina Norman of the Hazel W. Guilford Memorial Library in Aurora, N.C., for the 2013 Romance Writers of America Library Grant at the 2013 American Library Association conference in Chicago on June 30.
Join RWA as we celebrate romance fiction with a live online event for romance readers. Each week, RWA will host the finalists of a 2013 RITA category in a fun Q&A through Shindig.com. Find out about those dashing heroes and daring heroines, writing habits, and more! How to participate: All you need
The RWA Board of Directors wishes to respond to chapter leaders who have voiced concerns about standard chapter bylaws that were approved in March 2013. It is often difficult to strike a perfect balance between chapters' needs and regulatory compliance, but that balance is always the Board's goal.