A lot of times, marketing your book just as important as the content in your book! One of the best ways to market is festivals. You directly and instantly create bonds and learn habits that will benefit you as a writer moving forward! There are many out there. A lot are awesome and constructive, but be weary and do your do diligence.
  We have had a long lasting relationship with the Florida Writers Association and the Amelia Island Book Festival. They focus on giving authors different tools, resources, and insight from renowned authors, marketers, designers, etc. The upcoming festivals from these organizations are below followed by festival from all over the world listed by month.





Writers’ Retreat

Radiant, VA

June 22-24, 2018




Writers Who Run Retreat & Race

June 25-30, 2018

Rural North Carolina



Aegean Arts Circle Writing Workshop

June 27 to July 7, 2018.

Greek Cycladic island



French Alps Writing Retreat

July 1st-8th

St. Jorioz, France on Lake Annecy



Get Away to Write — Wales

Near a quiet lake in Wales.

July 7-14, 2018





Pen Paper Paradise

July 7-14, 2018

San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua





Birth A Book: The White Mountain Retreat 2018

Bethlehem, NH

July 8-13, 2018




ThrillerFest XIII 

July 10 – 14, 2018

New York



2018 Children's Lit Conference

July 11-15, 2018

New York



ABA Children’s Institute

June 19–21, 2018

New Orleans



The Annual Greater Los Angeles Writers’ Conference

June 22 – 24, 2018

Los Angeles, California



 Show Me Writers Masterclass

June 23rd, 2018




4th Annual Sexy and Sassy Signing

July 6–7, 2018

Norfolk, VA


Annual Romantic Novelists' Association Conference 

July 13–15, 2018



  Florida Authors and Publishers Association (FAPA) Annual Conference

August 3, 2018 to August 4, 2018

Lake Buena Vista, Florida



4th Annual Romancing the Capital

August 2–4, 2018

Ottawa, CANADA


Romance Genre Con

August 3–4, 2018

Kansas City, MO



Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators

August 3-6, 2018




Nuts and Bolts of Science Writing 2018

August 8-12, 2018




Pitch Slam

August 9-11

New York, NY



6th Annual Indie Bookfest 

​August 9–12, 2018

Orlando, FL, USA



10th Annual Writers' Police Academy

August 9–12, 2018

Green Bay, WI, USA



8th Annual When Words Collide 

August 10–12, 2018

Calgary, CANADA 



Annual Writer's Digest Conference 

August 10–12, 2018

New York City, NY, USA



​25th Annual Romance Writers of New Zealand 

August 10–12, 2018




Hamlet’s Hideaway


August 12-18, 2018




7th semiannual BDSM Writers Con

August 16–19, 2018

New York City, NY



Biennial Historical Novel Society UK Conference

August 24–26, 2018




Killer Nashville

August 23rd, 2018

Nashville, TN



Annual Author U Extravaganza

August 24–25, 2018

Denver, CO, USA



San Francisco Writing for Change Conference

September 8th, 2018

San Francisico 



Annual CT Fiction Fest 

September 7–9, 2018

Norwalk, CT, USA




Write Away Europe


September 15-22, 2018




5th Annual Penned Con 

September 20–22, 2018

St. Louis, MO, USA



4th Annual Starfish Writers Conference

September 21–22, 2018​

Houston, TX, USA



2nd Annual SSA Self-Publishing Expo

September 22, 2018

Tuscon, AZ, USA



29th Annual Novelists Inc (NINC) Conference 

September 26–30, 2018

St. Petersburg, FL, USA



36th Annual Moonlight & Magnolias Conference 

October 4–7, 2018​

Atlanta, GA, USA



​​5th Annual Imaginarium 

October 5–7, 2018

Louisville, KY, USA



Behind the Book: Fight or Flight

Oct 12-14, 2018




4th annual Cruising Writers

October 13–20, 2018

Western Caribbean cruise sailing from Galveston, TX, USA



3rd annual Shameless Book Con

October 20, 2018

Orlando, FL, USA



Annual Writer's Digest Novel Writing Conference

October 26–28, 2018

Pasadena, CA, USA



11th annual Readers & 'ritas 

November 9–11, 2018

Allen, TX, USA



70th annual Frankfurt Book Fair

October 10–14, 2018

Frankfurt, GERMANY



2018 Delaware Writers Retreat

Cottages at Indian River Marina, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

November 1-4, 2018




Independent Authors Conference

November 2-4, 2018




15th edition of Writers in Paradise

January 19-26, 2019

St Petersburg, FL



2018 Novel-In-Progress Bookcamp

Cedar Valley Retreat Center (West Bend, Wisconsin)

May 19 – 25, 2019