Romance Writers of Australia 22nd Annual Conference

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Riding the waves

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Riding the waves: Writing romance in tempestuous times
August 16 - 18th 2013
The Esplanade Hotel, Fremantle, Western Australia

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Our conference: Meet our guest speakers | Meet our guest editors and agentsThe venue | Friday Workshop with Kim HudsonCore Saturday & Sunday Conference | Breakout Sessions | Cocktail Party & Awards EveningAcademic Conference

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Featuring our fabulous guests:

Julia Quinn

Julia Quinn

#1 New York Times bestselling historical romance author and youngest ever member of Romance Writers of America’s Hall of Fame. 

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Kim Hudson

Kim Hudson

Author of the groundbreaking, bestselling craft book: The Virgin’s Promise - Writing Stories of Feminine Creative, Spiritual and Sexual Awakening.

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Nina Bruhns

Nina Bruhns

Award winning, bestselling author – published in romantic suspense and paranormal romance with Harlequin and Berkley Sensation and erotica as Nikita Black. Editorial Director with Entangled Publishing.

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Sarah Wendell

Sarah Wendell

Sarah Wendell is author of the book Everything I Know About Love, I Learned from Romance Novels, co-author of the book, Beyond Heaving Bosoms: The Smart Bitches’ Guide to Romance Novels, and co-founder of Smart Bitches Trashy Books.com.

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Laura Bradford

Laura Bradford

Laura Bradford established the Bradford Literary Agency in 2001. Laura has a very impressive client list, including New York Times bestselling authors Megan Hart, Erin McCarthy, Beth Kery and Lauren Dane – so start polishing those pitches!

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Abby Zidle

Abby Zidle

Abby Zidle is a senior editor at Gallery and Pocket Books acquiring commercial fiction and nonfiction, including romance, suspense, women's fiction, memoir, and popular culture titles.  

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