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The 4th Annual Rhode Island Author Expo

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We extend our sincerest thanks to all our readers, authors, sponsors and  friends for their support!

Saturday, December 3, 2016   •   11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Rhodes on the Pawtuxet • 60 Rhodes Place, Cranston, RI 02905




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Presentation Area 1

11:30 — Self-Publishing 101: How to Independently Publish Your First Book with Steven R. Porter
12:15 — Pitching Non-Fiction: How to Propose your Project to a Publisher with Don Hagist
1:00 — Write Now! How to ignite and maintain your motivation with Gina Colvario Krupka
2:00 — Meet special guest Ann Hood and join Ann for a “statewide book club” discussion of her novel, The Book that Matters Most followed by a booksigning
3:30 — Beyond the Book Fair: Using Social Media to Connect with Readers and Sell Your Way to Success with Amy Deluca

Presentation Area 2 – Panel Discussions

11:30The Darker Side to Creativity Gina Colvario Krupka – Moderator
12:15 — World Building in Science Fiction and Fantasy: The Essentials Tabitha Lord – Moderator
1:00 — Writing Your Memoir – From Dream to Reality Judith Glynn – Moderator
3:30 — Character Development of Children: A Fluid Topic Steve Hague – Moderator

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(subject to change)
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Gail Alofsin, Regina Andrews, Julien Ayotte, Wayne Barber, Annette Blair, Mary Jane Bohlen, Judith Boss, Leigh Brown, Kristen Calenda, Heather Caranci, Paul Caranci, Linda Carvelli, David Christner, Al Colella, Roland Comtois, Jayne Conway, Victoria Corliss, L L Craft, Don D’Ammassa, Deb Das, Anna Dauphinee, Elda Dawber, Christine DePetrillo, Norman Desmarsais, Jim Dyer, Wendy Fachon, Rich Feitelberg, Dennis Fortier, Leo C. Frisk, Jr., Terry Gaspard, Jessica Gervais, Judith Glynn, Richard Guilbault, Karen Gustafson, Lynn Haberek, Donald N. Hagist, Nora Hall, Michael Hartigan,  Janet Hartman, Ann Hood, Lisa Jacob, Burt Jagolinzer, Christine Jenkins, Tabitha Jorgensen, Sam Kafrissen, Lisamarie Karis, Lauren E. Kelley, Laura Kennedy, Sheryl Kimball, Alex Kimmell, Kelly Kittel, BJ Knapp, Steven Krasner, Gina Colvario Krupka, Jon Land, Peter Larrivee, Portia Little, Donna Mac, Elyse Major, Dave Mann, Rick Marchetti, Joseph Mazzenga, Christine Mazurk, Jane McCarthy, Rachael McIntosh, Don Metivier, Patricia Mitchell, Roberta Mudge Humble, Kevin Mulhearn, Yvette Nachmias-Baeu, Errick Nunnally, Frnaces O’Donnell, Christopher Paniccia, Marty Pena, Mark Perry, Dr. Karen Petit, Joanne Phillips, Dawn M. Porter, Steven R. Porter, Brian Power, Mary Lee Prescott-Griffin,  Martha Reynolds, Heather Rigney, Thom Ring, Rick Roberts, Nancy Roy, Diana Ruggiero, Theresa Schimmel, Joanne Sheridan, Susan Soares, Jenaine Spikes, Mike Squatrito, Jr., Eric Sturtevant, Deb Tillinghast, Tom Trabulsie, Mary Catherine Volk,  Loren Walker, George Warren, Tim Warren, Terry Wildemann, Tara Williams, Buffi Wixted, Sean Fay Wolfe

Coming soon!


CLICK HERE: Sponsor Info 2016 (PDF) for sponsorship opportunities!

CLICK HERE: Directions to Rhodes on the Pawtuxet.


Previous Expos

Rhode Island Author Expo 2015 | Rhode Island Expo 2014