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2012 Readers & 'ritas

Fresh Fiction

Friday, November 9, 2012 at 5:00 PM - Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 1:00 PM (CST)

2012 Readers & 'ritas

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
2012 Friends of Readers & 'ritas
Friends tickets include reserved seating at the Saturday lunch with author of choice (if available), Friends Reception at 6pm on Friday and Jade Lee brunch on Sunday
Ended $125.00 $4.12
Readers & 'ritas
Includes Friday evening through Sunday's Jade Lee Brunch! Enjoy pizza night, continental breakfast, lunch, happy hour and dessert bar on Saturday, plus Jade Lee's brunch on Sunday. Join the fun at our annual Masquerade Ball and don't forget our Heroes Auction on Saturday. Special tastings and flavors from Mike's Hard Lemonade on Friday and Saturday.
Ended $100.00 $3.49
2012 Author   more info Ended $50.00 $2.24
Upgrade to Friend   more info Ended $25.00 $1.62

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Event Details

Fourth Annual Readers & 'ritas Gathering NYT bestselling authors with Eloisa James, Sarah MacLean, Wendy Corsi Staub, Cathy Maxwell. Our emcee is the extraordinary Candace Havens, entertainment reporter and radio personality. Special guest author Jade Lee. Authors include: 

Authors include: Eloisa James, Sarah MacLean, Nikki Duncan, Jade Lee, Cathy Maxwell, Heather Long, Missy Jane, Connie Cox, Winnie Griggs, Lauren Willig, Candace Havens, Sasha Summers, Melissa Schroeder, Wendy Corsi Staub, Rachel Firasek, Liliana Hart, Sara Ramsey, Roz Lee, Tracy Deebs, Elizabeth Boyle, Diane Kelly, Melissa Bourbon Ramirez, Jenn LeBlanc, Jaye Wells, Dakota Cassidy, Colette L. Saucier, Shayla Black, and Monica Burns.

Kicking off with pizza party on Friday night, we'll spend Saturday from breakfast to margarita hour with readers and authors talking and breathing books. Then Saturday evening, dress up as your favorite character and join us for a Masquerade Ball! Enjoy a Sunday brunch with authors and friends with extraordinary hostess Jade Lee.

Activities include:


  • private reception for sponsors, Friends, and authors
  • pizza, trivia and prizes for everyone


  • Breakfast and lunch with authors
  • Panels
  • Authors Lounge
  • Book Trade
  • on-site bookstore
  • Authors Book Signing
  • Masquerade Contest and Ball

Sunday brunch (Jade Lee's brunch party)

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As a Friend you'll be invited to a private meet-and-greet on Friday night as well as assigned seating at author's table for Saturday's lunch.


We cannot refund tickets but will be able to roll-over to 2013 if notified prior to November 9, 2012.

Have questions about 2012 Readers & 'ritas? Contact Fresh Fiction

When & Where

Hilton Garden Inn
705 Central Expressway South
Allen, TX 75013

Friday, November 9, 2012 at 5:00 PM - Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 1:00 PM (CST)

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Fresh Fiction

Fresh Fiction...for today’s reader is a web site for popular fiction with new titles, daily blog, contests, over 75,000 author profiles with backlists, and over 25,000 permanently archived reviews, plus all the industry buzz of interest to readers.

Fresh Fiction publishes several newsletters daily, weekly and monthly to more than 500,000 subscribers. Popular newsletters include Fresh Pick: a reader-selected Book-of-the-day; Fresh Press: summarizes all the books and authors featured on the top 65 television / radio news and entertainment programs; Fresh Fiction News goes out weekly with articles about authors, new releases, contests, reviews, and books. Our monthly ezines are Fresh Passion for the spicier romance and Fresh Intrigue for thrillers, mysteries and suspense fans.  All content – newsletter subscriptions, reviews, author pages, book pages, contests, blog -- is free to readers.

Believing face-to-face interaction is as important as virtual communities, Fresh Fiction sponsors an annual readers conference, monthly literary events, and book clubs. Readers & 'ritas the second weekend of November in North Texas brings over 200 readers to enjoy a weekend with authors. Book clubs / Readers Groups held over 5 times each month for readers in the North Texas area.

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