The world-renowned Baltimore Book Festival, now in its 18th year, features more than 200 celebrity and local authors, book readings and signings, panel discussions, cooking demonstrations, workshops, exhibitors, children’s activities, live music, and an assortment of food and drink. This year, several Entangled Publishing authors will attend the event which celebrates writers and illustrators of the literary world. This premiere celebration of the arts takes place Friday, September 27th and Saturday, September 28th from noon to 8 p.m., and on Sunday, September 29th from noon to 7 p.m. in Mount Vernon Place, centered on the 600 block of North Charles Street in Baltimore.
Entangled Publishing authors scheduled to attend and sit on panels are NY Times and USA Today bestselling authors Laura Kaye and Caridad Piñeiro, Lea Nolan, Robin Covington, Kendra Leigh Castle, Stephanie Draven, Joya Fields, and #1 NY Times bestselling author, Jennifer L. Armentrout.
NY Times and USA Today bestselling author, Laura Kaye’s Hearts of Anemoi series combines evocative world building with vivid writing making this series a must read. The fourth book in the series,East of Ecstasy, releases in April 2014. Kaye also writes for Entangled’s Brazen line of digital first romances and will be discussing everything from writing military heroes, something she’s well-versed about given her former career as a naval academy instructor, to mythology.
“The BBF is awesome and unique in bringing together tons of fun programming across multiple genres for writers and readers of all ages,” Kaye said.
And, Robin Covington, author of Playing the Part and A Night of Southern Comfort had this to say about the Baltimore Book Festival, “This is my second year at BBF and I am so thrilled to be a part of it. I love the energy, the many opportunities to get up close and personal with my fave authors (I’m a reader first!) and the setting in gorgeous Baltimore is perfect. This is one of my favorite festivals and I am so excited to meet my readers…and have some funnel cake! ; ) “
Others participating at the Baltimore Book Festival include NY Times and USA Today bestselling authors, Caridad Piñeiro and Jennifer L. Amentrout. Caridad Piñeiro, who writes for Entangled’s Ignite line (her most recent release is To Catch a Princess) will be discussing multicultural characters and interracial romances in romantic fiction and where they fit in the market. She will also be on panel discussing the appeal of the paranormal bad boy and why she loves writing them.
#1 New York Times bestselling author Jennifer L. Armentrout, whose book Obsidian will be produced for film beginning spring 2014, will sit on multiple panels. Writing as J. Lynn, Armentrout appeals to both the young adult and adult audience, her characters and page-turning stories keeping her at the top of everyone’s Must Buy list.
Find more information on their novels at www.EntangledPublishing.com.
For more information and the complete schedule of events, go to the Baltimore Book Festival website. (http://www.baltimorebookfestival.com/