FRIDAY, APRIL 28, 2017
This event is FREE and open to the public
Join 15 amazing authors as they host three sets of special Author/Reader Bingo with giveaways and prizes. Last year we had a capacity group, so come early. Come for one session or all.
10:00 a.m.-11:20 a.m. Join Stacey Joy Netzel, PJ Fiala and 3 other authors.
Noon-1:20 p.m. Join author Winnie Griggs, Liz Talley, Sharon Sala, Lori Wilde and Beth Albright.
10 minute break
1:30-2:50 p.m. Join authors Elicia Hyder, Heather Graham, Rebecca Zanetti, Josie Brown and J. Kenner.
Friday Night Author Q&A, followed by Meet and Greet
6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. / FREE event, Open to the Public
60 authors will be put on the hot seat as they answer random questions sent in by readers. After the Q&A, stick around to meet the authors in a casual setting. There will be a cash bar and hors d’ovres.
Friday 9 p.m. / Free event, Open to the Public
Join authors Julie Moffatt, Molly McLain, Ella Quinn, and Sally Kilpatrick as they host Romance Jeopardy. Friday 9 p.m. Free event and open to the public.
SATURDAY, APRIL 29, 2017
Reader Appreciation Luncheon
LUNCHEON ($75) / Keynote table $85
Reserved Tickets / SOLD OUT. But you can click here to put your name on the wait list…
Registration opens at 9 a.m.Doors to ballroom open at 10:30 a.m.
What readers get:
- Keynote by New York Times bestselling author Kristan Higgans
- One hour meet & greet with the authors before lunch
- Lunch with an author
- Tote bag filled with books and other goodies sent by authors
- Gifts from your author
- Chance to win door prizes donated by authors
- $5 Gift Certificate to be used at Barnes & Noble book signing following lunch
- Opportunity to win raffle baskets
3:30-4:30 p.m. / FREE and open to the public
This will be held in the Mitchell Room
(Limit of 5 of your own books may be brought in and will be marked.)
$4 OFF ANY OF MY BOOKS!
ON THE DAY OF THE SIGNING:
DRAG THIS COUPON ONTO YOUR COMPUTER, UPLOAD TO YOUR MOBILE PHONE, AND SHOW IT TO ME AT THE BOOK SIGNING!
Saturday Night Pizza Party
Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Relaxed atmosphere to visit with other readers and authors while enjoying soda and all the pizza you can eat.
Saturday Night Author Party
FREE event, open to the public
Hosts Eloisa James and Damon Suede offer up an evening of fun and games as readers and authors join forces to win prizes for the readers.
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Reserved tickets $30
Doors open at 8 a.m.
Breakfast served at 8:30 a.m.
Finish off the weekend with a relaxing breakfast with an author. A full buffet includes beverages and a chance to win a last minute door prize and maybe go home with a few more books.
All events will be held at the Clarion Hotel – Airport
5311 South Howell Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53207
However, rooms at the Clarion are SOLD OUT. Please see info below about the overflow hotel.
Hyatt Place Milwaukee Airport. The hotel is adjacent from the Clarion (across the parking lot). To book your room, please follow these instructions:
Call the Hyatt Place at (414) 744-3600
Select option 0 for in-house Group Reservations
**Request the group rate for the Barbara Vey Readers Group**
Cost: $99.00 / night + tax
There are currently Double rooms, King Suites and Queen Rooms available.
Other Attending Authors:
Asa Maria Bradley
Kathy Lyons/Jade Lee
Maggie Mae Gallagher/Anya Summers
Mary Jo Putney
Stacey Joy Netzel
*List is subject to change