Readers on the River

Readers on the River, is a two-day reader event featuring panels and parties, a special plated luncheon with J.R. Ward, a signing with all attending authors, a 1,001 Dark Nights Sparkler, swag and surprises for all attendees!

*Note: The event is sold out, but cancellations may be posted in the ROR Facebook group.

ThrillerFest XVII

Welcome to ThrillerFest XVII! We’re excited to present a blockbuster line-up this year, featuring 2022 ThrillerMasters Frederick Forsyth and Diana Gabaldon, 2022 Spotlight Guest Alafair Burke, 2022 Spotlight Guest Joseph Finder, and 2022 Spotlight Guest Veronica Roth. We’re also celebrating our 2022 Thriller Legend, Writers House, and our 2022 ThrillerFans Theresa Lee and Rosie Stroy. Join us for Master Class, CraftFest, PitchFest, ConsultFest, ThrillerFest, and more.

Book Lovers Con 2021

Readers will enjoy many opportunities to interact with their favorite authors and connect with new authors. It’s the perfect environment for book lovers to mix and mingle!

Killer Nashville International Writers Conference

Join Guest of Honor Alexandra Ivy at this premier forum for all genres incorporating mystery, thriller, and suspense. In addition to her conference workshops, she will be at the book signings that are free and open to the public on Friday, August 23,  4:30-4:50 pm and Saturday, August 24, 8:50-9:10 am.



ThrillerFest XII • July 11 – 15, 2017 • Grand Hyatt • New York City

Thrillerfest is the premiere conference for thriller enthusiasts, bringing together famous authors and new ones along with industry professionals, agents, and fans.  It’s a vibrant hub of literary networking and social interaction.


Shameless Book Con

Shameless Book Con is an epic get-together hosted by Shameless Book Club for romance book readers, Smut Muffins, and anyone who wants to meet their favorite romance authors! Stay up-to-date here on events and attending authors!

On Saturday, from 6pm-7pm – Shameless Sparkler with 1001 Dark Nights – Join the stars from 1001 Dark Nights as they sparkle at this interactive fan event. Mix and mingle with the brightest lights in the contemporary and paranormal genres while you learn their secrets and receive fabulous swag!