Not sure what to do this Valentine’s Weekend? Well, pack your bags and head to Seattle (fictional home of the Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy) where the Shades of Romance conference is taking place with 18 top romance writers for you to spend a PJ party with after the PRIVATE screening of the Fifty Shades of Grey movie, a private sex toy party, and the option to visit the Center for Sex Positive Culture. This girls weekend is just the spice you need to get your spark back!
Sponsors for this exciting conference include Cleis Press, Circlet Press, Riverdale Avenue Books, RT Book Reviews, Vivid Entertainment and Babeland who are all contributing to the conference swag bag, as well as offering baskets of goodies for a conference raffle.
Along with books from attending authors, there will be signed copies of the Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan and EL James biographies written by NY Times best-selling author Marc Shapiro (who might make a surprise appearance!).
The conference will also have a special session on how to write and sell sexy stories by keynote speaker, Lori Perkins, author of 50 Writers on 50 Shades of Grey, as well as a giant reading with all the romance writers, who will be on hand to autograph books. Eighteen authors are scheduled to appear for a massive reading and book signing on Saturday including Seattle’s own Eliza Gayle, J Kenner, Lexi Blake, Roni Loren, Kate Allure, Jami Davenport, Louisa Bacio, Joy Daniels, Saranna DeWylde, Daisy Harris, Annabeth Albert, Suzanne Grahame, Alice Gaines, Anna Alexander, Selina Fyre, Mara White, Ava Parker and Lori Perkins.
Every conference participant will get a conference goody bag with over $100 worth of goodies (books, toys, and gifts, and a free copy of Romantic Times Magazine!). There will be a raffle for baskets donated by authors, as well as a signed copy of Fifty Shades of Grey from E.L. James.
Your registration includes the gift bag, the private movie screening, and three meals, as well as all the sessions. One day passes are also available, so lets make this an exciting weekend celebrating all things romance! AND IT’S ON SALE THROUGH 1/26 AT 25% OFF.