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What is the RSJ Virtual Romance Book Convention? It's your opportunity to meet other readers, learn more about writing, publishing, and selling books, and get introductions and meetings with authors, industry publishers, and agents from the comfort of your home. BONUS: You'll also get a Registration Box of free books and other goodies shipped directly to you! What are you waiting for? REGISTER NOW
EXPIRES: SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22nd
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As a veteran author I did not anticipate discussions
relevant to me. I tend to find most conventions are (quite rightly) geared towards beginning authors. However, this was not the case with RSJ. I learned a ton and the chats were also fun. I can't tell how unexpectedly great I found RSJ.
I would not hesitate to recommend it to my author friends, reader fans, and any beginning writer who reaches out to me looking for a good convention."
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"Simply put, you'll have a great time that will make you want to come back year after year."
You will laugh, wave, play games, chat, and even find yourself in virtual rooms where you can talk virtually face-to-face with old friends and fellow readers. Stories of everything that's happened over the past year will be shared.
Simply put, you'll have a great time that will make you want to come back year after year. There is no other convention like RSJ Convention. I look forward to attending each year because I love the diverse atmosphere of laughter, joy, and genuine camaraderie."
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Time moves fast. Don't miss your opportunity to join this unique RSJ virtual convention experience!
Join a 3-day gamified online world event where romance book readers and writers alike come together to celebrate, share ideas, network, and celebrate the power of diversity, books, and romance!
Here's what you can expect when you attend RSJ's Virtual Romance Book Convention:
Get a gamified book convention experience that breaks the virtual walls and fosters camaraderie for online networking that has never been more accessible and productive.
Mingle in various games and panel sessions with first-hand access to romance authors as we go-live for three days of online booklover fun and prizes!
An array of book lover sessions and the option to choose which escapade you’d like to experience.
Discover works-in-progress and upcoming new book releases from published authors and a behind-the-scenes look at how your favorite books come to life.
Network and connect with industry professionals and fellow book community lovers.
Walk away with more booklover friends, followers, prizes, connections, and new memories to last a lifetime.
Get a bounty of treasures in a special Registration Book Box with FREE Books, Swag, a Convention T-shirt, Tote Bag, and more delivered directly to your home.
Enjoy a cozy, welcoming, and intimate environment as you meet with authors and readers who love romance books as much as you.
Get knowledge and stay in the know of fresh and unique trends in the publishing industry today.
Get the opportunity to pitch a story to established publishing companies.
Participate in workshops to learn tips, tricks, and tools to be a successful romance author.
Be a part of the RSJ Convention Souvenir Booklet.
Leave feeling inspired by fresh ideas from a multi-diverse reader and author book community.
Authors, take advantage of this amazing opportunity to get your work out there, expand your network, pitch your book to publishers, and add new skills to your writer's toolbox!
Register today for the RSJ Convention and save.
Registered Attendees Are Shipped A Registration Book Box Full Of FREE BOOKS & Goodies.
Want to know what's inside your registration box? See Details Below or View Convention Highlights.
(International attendees outside the U.S. are sent free books via gift cards but can still expect their swag.)
Get various books from publishers such as Harlequin Books, Entangled Publishing, Macmillan and more.
Be the envy of the bookish community in your graphic tee from the RSJ Virtual Romance Book Convention.
From the home, to the car, to groceries and more, you'll be able to represent your romance bookish lifestyle with class.
Each year RSJ puts their personal shopper to work to find great gifts to include in your convention box.
Enjoy lots of Kindle drawings where you'll have a chance to win a new Amazon Kindle. A fabulous addition to any box.
Yummy, yum, yum! Treats to enjoy while you're reading in your favorite chair or writing your next book
Get bookish community promo items and content from published authors hoping to make you a fan of their books.
If you are one of the lucky winners to have your name drawn for a Prize, you'll walk away with even more swag.
You just might be a lucky winner of one or more of our Gift Card Drawings during the convention games or sessions.
RomCom Storytelling with Screenwriter Steve Kaplan
For years, Steve Kaplan has been one of the industry’s most sought-after experts on comedy. In addition to having taught at UCLA, NYU, Yale, and other top universities, Steve’s clients include top writers, producers, and directors from HBO, NBC, ABC, Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks Studio, and Touchstone Pictures. His alumni of students include writers who have won 10 Emmys, 1 Oscar, 2 WGA Awards, the American Comedy Award, and more!
Getting To Contract - The Key to Pitching Your Book
Do you want to be traditionally published? Learn how to sell your book to an editor and successfully pitch your book from Harlequin Books, a leading publisher of commercial fiction and narrative nonfiction. Harlequin is home to many award-winning New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling authors and a division of HarperCollins Publishers, the second-largest consumer book publisher in the world.
Opening Page Feedback & Overview of your stories
Getting honest feedback on your work from an expert is a valuable treat for a writer. Bryn Donovan, a former traditional publisher executive, and now the owner of Lucky Author, a book coaching company, will give feedback on your written stories. Feedback will be anonymous and super valuable as she will give advice on the beginning of your stories or synopsis. Having helped many authors get published, she knows what it takes to get the editors attention so you can get closer to getting a contract.
AIRFARE & HOTEL NOT REQUIRED
3-Days of "GoLive" Sessions Direct To You
Looking for a fun and affordable way to connect with talented romance authors and fellow readers from around the world? Look no further than the RSJ online romance book convention! The RSJ virtual event brings together a diverse community of authors, industry experts, and romance enthusiasts for an unforgettable online live 3-day conference experience you can enjoy from the comfort of your home.
♥ With no hotel and airfare expenses to worry about, you can focus on immersing yourself in a world of romance during this amazing opportunity to meet and connect with like-minded readers and authors, all while discovering new books and expanding your love for romance.
Games & Prizes
Engaging in the games and activities while attending the RSJ Virtual Romance Book Convention is a great way to network, make new friends, meet authors, and have lots of fun while you have an opportunity to win some prizes.
Attendees will be automatically entered into our first game to earn points immediately after registering. Win prizes individually or as a team, and become a cheerleader as others cheer for you during the convention.
♥ Let's have some fun and play some games. Good Luck! Let the games begin!
Cafe Lounge Networking
Connect with people anytime, anywhere, without the need for travel, accommodation, or other expenses and communicate more efficiently and effectively. With access to diverse perspectives, you'll broaden your understanding of the book industry, cultures, and experiences.
♥ Jump in and out of tables as you like. Start making and nurturing booklover friendships now making your bookish events more fun. We purposely put a focus on conducting RSJ sessions in a way that makes it easy for you to connect and make new friends.
Registration Book Box
RSJ registered attendees enjoy the surprise and excitement of receiving a box with a convention T-Shirt, tote bag, books, and goodies shipped directly to their door. It's been one of the most welcoming surprises convention attendees have received.
♥ You never know what the RSJ planning team has in store, as some registration boxes may contain exclusive or limited edition items. Attendees have raved about receiving their registration box and all its wonderful gifts and free books. Will you receive a registration box this year? REGISTER NOW!
Cliffhanger Pajama Night
Readers and authors join together for a pajama party night where snippets of romance books are read aloud in an audiobook atmosphere tingling your ears and your senses to buy your next favorite book.
♥ One lucky pajama dressed creative attendee will win a prize for best dressed. Don't be afraid to sport your curlers, head scarfs, & masks. 😃
Pitch Your Book
Both authors and aspiring authors get to pitch their story ideas in a private one-on-one meeting to editors and agents from Harper Collins, Harlequin Books, Entangled Publishing, The Seymour Agency, and more.
♥ A "How To Pitch Your Book" session comes with your RSJ Virtual Romance Book Con registration. This year, Harlequin will be teaching How to Pitch Your Book to Harlequin.
Author Workshops & Reader Sessions
Whether you are an author, aspiring author, or reader, RSJ Virtual Romance Book Convention has something for you. Craft workshops provide helpful publishing info, Q&A, and access to top experts in their field, while reader sessions offer engagement with authors and the stories readers are searching for.
♥ As we intensely focus on curating opportunities for attendees to engage, readers and authors will find engaging easy and fun as RSJ goes live online for every session.
Did you know that 45% of people find making new friends as adults hard? And of that, 42% have trouble making friends because of shyness or being an introvert? Well, no worries because RSJ creates an environment to make it easy to engage and feel included. Does that sound good to you?
Are you ready to experience a kind, friendly, and respectful multi-diverse book publishing event with teams, games, prizes, and a registration box with goodies delivered direct to your home?
If this sounds to you like book lover nirvana then REGISTER NOW. Only some people will be smart enough to grab this unique booklover experience, but I know you know a good deal when you see one.
Regular Cost: $249 / LAUCH DISCOUNT DEAL - $149
Don't drag your feet. The best time to find a friend for life was 20 years ago. The second best time is today. Besides, the earlier you register, the sooner you can start earning Convention Game Points.