2019 is HERE & Great Events are Coming!

First Friday by the Bay:  This GREAT Festival event happens monthly & is held the first Friday every month, consisting of Food, Fun & Music, held across from the Bay in Palm Bay Florida. 

Enjoy food, beer & wine, margarita bar, vendors, and a kids’ zone at this family friendly event. Free Admisson & Parking!  MORE…

Book Obsessed Babes 2019: Sheer Bliss Events is excited to be hosting its fifth Author event in the beautiful and historic Saint Augustine, Florida! Come join us on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at the Mark Lance Armory, located in the Historic District of Saint Augustine. There you will meet nearly 60 incredibly talented Authors who are anxiously awaiting to talk all things books with you! MORE…

Authors for Authors Conference 2019:  Authors for Authors assists writers to market and sell their work. We provide venues for new and experienced writers to obtain reviews, reach readers, build their brand, and showcase their work.

We encourage networking for writers, editors, and publishers to learn from each other. MORE…

Book Signing at The Shoppes on Strawbridge (815 E. Strawbridge Ave. Melbourne):  Joanne will be available Saturday Feburary 9th, 2019 from 1pm – 4pm for a Meet & Greet and book signing.  Shop local small businesses, artists, musicians, epicureans, local authors, crafters, classes, unique & vintage items, and VinnieLu’s Chocolate Covered Potato Chips!  Looking foward to seeing you there! MORE…

We had an Exciting 2018.  Looking forward
to an Even More Excitement in 2019!

Oktober Fest Community Festival:  Saturday, October 27th – 11:00 am – 2:00 pm.  Advent Lutheran Church – Suntree Campus. 7550 N. Wickham Road Melbourne, FL. 32940.  FREE OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES & FUN!  Authentic German Dinner and Music!  Dinner Tickets available online! $10 / Adult and $4 / Kids 5-10 yrs old.  Kids 4 and under EAT FREE!  MORE INFO

Historic Cocoa Village Book Fest:  Book Fest in the Village. Saturday, November 3, 2018 – 10:00 am – 4:00 pm.  Where: Cocoa Village. Historic Cocoa Village is hosting our first annual Book Fest in the Village presented by the Brevard Authors Society! For more information and the list of Guest Speakers, go to the Book Fest in the Village Website.

Our Lady of Grace Holiday Hop & Shop:  Saturday, November 10, 2018 from 1:00—5:00 PM.  Our Lady of Grace – 300 Malabar Rd SE, Palm Bay. Entrance Fee: $5.  Start your Christmas shopping early: Homemade jewelry, hair ribbons, wreaths, homemade soaps, local authors, nautical décor, flavored honey, baked goods, African fair-trade items & more.

Meet the Authors’ Book Fair.  November 17 and 18, 2018, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Eau Gallie Civic Center, 1551 Highland Ave, Melbourne, FL 32935.  FREE and open to the public. For more information contact Valerie Allen at VAllenWriter@gmail.com

2nd Annual Author’s in a Box Book Bash

December 8, 2018 from 9am to 9pm at the Indian River Mall, Vero Beach. Featuring 50+ authors of multiple genres AND artists as well!  Why join us? Because books make the BEST gifts! And there will be ONLY 16 more shopping days until Christmas!  What will you find?  Books! Books! Books! Other great Christmas gift ideas!  Author’s of children’s books will be reading their stores to children.  Enter to win a basket of books by featured authors.  And our authors will WRAP YOUR BOOKS FOR FREE!  For ticket info, please visit the Author’s in a Box Facebook page

Joanne Featured in Brevard Authors Society 2018 Newsletter

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Spring 2018 Events

It was a pleasure to attend the Authors For Authors Spring Event: “Writers‘ Conference: Write, Publish, Sell!” held April 22, 2018,  9:00am to 5:00pm at the Hilton Melbourne Rialto Airport, 200 Rialto Place, Melbourne, FL 32901.
It was great to meet so many of the nice people who attend the Spring Arts Boutique!  The event showcased professional women’s “Gems of Creativity”.  Presented by the National League of American Pen Women – Cape Canaveral.

Hangin’ With The Web Interviews Joanne!

Joanne’s latest book is featured on the Hangin’ With Web Show website!  The Hangin’ With Web Show is the internet’s best web talk show series and features everything the avid ready could want: from Sci-fi to fantasy to romance, horror, non-fiction and historical, they you covered! From the beginning, the Show has covered small press, Best-seller and Indie writers to help readers discover great new reads! and Joanne is so thrilled to have “With All of Me” featured! Check HanginWithWeb and all the other great authors featured!

Ask Joanne a Question!

Would you like to ask Joanne a question about her current book, upcoming events or new books in progress?  She would love to hear from you!

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