Author Appearances2018-07-25T11:38:38+00:00

Author appearances

Looking to meet an ORWA author? Want to attend great events? Check out where our authors will be this year!

Let Your Imagination Take Flight

April 7-8, 2017
Burlington, MA (USA)
ORWA authors attending: Anne Lange

This is the New England RWA Conference. This event features 30+ workshops with featured speakers including Joanna Bourne, Zoe York, Christine d’Abo, Amy Jo Cousins and a top-notch Master Class with Molly O’Keefe, and so much more. Anne will also be at the book signing on the Friday night. For more information, visit the conference page, and if you’re interested you can register.

RT Convention

May 2-7, 2017
Atlanta, GA (USA)
ORWA authors attending:  Lucy FaragoEve Langlais, Ashlyn Macnamara, & Mandy Rosko

Join them on the Maple Syrup and Mounties panel:

a fun-filled hour of trivia testing your knowledge of the USA’s northern neighbor. Maple syrup, Mounties, beaver tails (that you can eat) and more… Expect plenty of laughter, prizes and fun with these outrageous ladies who’ve learned the best way to beat a cold Canadian winter is with sizzling hot romance. Be warned, you might leave with an accent, eh. Meet Canadian Authors: Lucy Farago – Indulge in a romance., ViolaGraceComegys(aka Zenina Masters), Eve Langlais, Ashlyn Macnamara, Mandy Rosko, Zoe York, Romance Author(aka Ainsley Booth)

Ad Astra

May 5-7, 2017
Toronto, ON
ORWA authors attending: Jennifer Carole Lewis

The weekend includes discussion panels and presentations on a variety of topics including writing, publishing, TV and movies, science and costuming, as well as many events including book signings, a meet and greet with our Guests, writing workshops, our Masquerade costume competition, book launches, a Saturday night dance, live music, and this year will feature The Tesla Tea Service, our charity event hosted by the Toronto Steampunk Society.

Romancing the Falls

May 20, 2017
Niagara Falls, ON
ORWA authors attending: Carey DecevitoAnne Lange

Limestone Genre Expo

June 3-4, 2017
Kingston, ON
Romance Guest of Honour: ORWA’s own Eve Langlais
ORWA authors attending: Lucy Farago, Jennifer Carole Lewis

The Expo is a two-day literary event, celebrating the best in Canadian genre fiction. We offer panel discussions, workshops, readings, pitch sessions, a large vendor area, and many opportunities to interact with our attending authors, editor and publishers.

Sexy and Sassy Signing Weekend

July 7-8, 2017
Baltimore, MD (USA)
ORWA authors attending: Carey Decevito

This is the third year for SEXY AND SASSY SIGNING and we are bringing it to BALTIMORE, MD. Our themed type event this year is “CASINO”. Look for a weekend full of great fun and amazing people! Over 100 authors are anticipated and some events are limited and may sell out again quickly!


July 26–29, 2017
At the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida
ORWA authors attending: Anne Lange

The RWA Conference is the place where career-focused romance writers gather to make lasting connections and grow their careers—and so much more. When 2,000 romance writers and industry professionals assemble in one place, the sense of community is undeniable.

Romancing the Capital

August 3-5, 2017
Ottawa, ON
Organized by ORWA’s own Eve Langlais
ORWA authors attending: Opal Carew, Carey Decevito, Lucy FaragoAnne LangeSharon Page, Mandy Rosko

Swag, Prizes, Fun Events, Interesting Panels, A Book Signing, along with plenty of smiles and laughter!

Authors, Books & Poker Chips

August 12, 2017
Las Vegas, NV (USA)
ORWA authors attending: Carey Decevito

Mini events beginning Thursday and the signing and author dinner on Saturday, please join us for an event like no other, right in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip!

Ignite Your Soul Author Event

September 30, 2017
London, ON
ORWA authors attending: Carey DecevitoAnne Lange

The Ignite Your Soul Author Event began in 2014 in a small city wanting to bring the art and romance community together! Authors. Bloggers. Readers. Everyone that makes this industry what it is. Join us for our fall event, which is growing more and more each year!


October 13-15, 2017
Ottawa, ON
ORWA authors attending: Jennifer Carole Lewis

CAN•CON is The Conference on Canadian Content in Speculative Arts and Literature, “The cutting edge of science fiction and fantasy,” put on by The Society for Canadian Content in Speculative Arts and Literature. CAN•CON is a science fiction convention with a professional orientation assembling writers, scientists, publishing professionals and fans for panel discussions, presentations, readings, launches, and networking opportunities.

Authors Invade Columbia

November 11, 2017
Columbia, SC (USA)
ORWA authors attending: Carey Decevito

With 100+ authors, photographers, graphic designers, models and more, we know this signing will be epic!!! Come meet NY Times Bestselling Authors, USA TODAY Bestselling Authors, Amazon bestsellers and more!!