Friday, June 28, 2013

Get ready for the DESERT DREAMS CONFERENCE 2014

Reserve the date for upcoming Desert Dreams Conference. It's coming in a big way April 4th - 6th, 2014.

This is one of the most popular conferences for writers and authors in the country, a place to not only learn from the best in the business, but a place to network, rub shoulders with agents and editors, pitch your book to the right publisher, and advance your career, no matter at what stage you are in your writing.

This is what I can tell you about the details right now. I will have much more soon.

Theme: Turn Your Dreams to Reality
Place: Tempe Mission Palms Resort - Arizona
Date: April 4th - 6th, 2014
Here is the list of editors, agents and authors we have scheduled so far. More will be added later, so mark this page and keep checking.

  • Chris Keesler- Boroughs Publishing
  • Heather Bennett- Decadent Publishing
  • LaToya Smith-- Grand Central Publishing
  • Sue Grimshaw--Random House
  • Touchstone -- not sure which editor yet.
  • Kristin Nelson - Nelson Literary Agency
  • Natalie Lakosil - Laura Bradford Agency
Featured Authors and keynote speakers:
  • Mary Buckham
  • Christie Craig (Keynote)
So far the list of other presenting authors includes:

Erin Quinn
Tara Taylor Quinn
Carol Webb
Shelley Coriell
Vijaya Schartz
more will be added soon.

Registration Fees: (thru 12/31/13):
·        Desert Rose Members $180
·        Non Desert Rose Member $200
Registration (1/1/14 thru 03/21/14):
·        Desert Rose Members $200
·        Non-Desert Rose Members $215

Tempe Mission Palms Resort
60 East Fifth Street - Tempe, Arizona 85281
480.894.1400 • Reservations 866.748.9146
or TTY Toll Free 877.314.7081 • FAX 480.968.7677 

The room rate is $160 a night after tax and resort fee.
All rooms can be upgraded at no charge.

More information and registration on the website HERE