Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

We’re excited about how this year has gone, and feel blessed to have shared it with all those whom we’ve had the pleasure to meet and work with over the course of the last several months. Due to Covid-19 pandemic, we discovered that we could organize and promote not...
So much Excitement! Cover Reveal

So much Excitement! Cover Reveal

Happy Monday Everybody!   We’re down to eleven (11) days until Christmas, if you can believe it! I can hardly believe how fast this Advent has gone–at least, it’s been fast for me. I’m not finished Christmas shopping, which is strange...
Saint Nicholas Day

Saint Nicholas Day

We all know the tune and the lyrics, “Jolly old St. Nicholas, lean your ear this way…” but do you know about the man behind the legend? St. Nicholas, AKA Santa Claus, was a real person who lived during the 3rd century AD. He was born into a well-to-do family and his...
Author Membership Changes

Author Membership Changes

2020 has been a year of innovation and discovery as many businesses find new ways to engage customers while keeping their distance. This is especially true for small business based on traditional in person encounters like The Author Encounter that launched in March of...
Get to know the Founders Week 2

Get to know the Founders Week 2

Here is the second part of the interview with the founder! We hope your enjoying getting to know the founders better and will follow along on this jouney with us. If you could live inside one of your favorite novels, would you do it?    Bethany: No! I don’t mind...
Get To Know Our Founders!

Get To Know Our Founders!

The Author Encounter wouldn’t exist without the creativity and know-how of our two founders, Bethany Averie and Nan Jenkins. Bethany is a published YA author of the Immortal Dreams series: Divine Love, Astral Love, Immortal Love, and Perfect Love. Nan Jenkins is a...