Halloween Costume Contest

Halloween Costume Contest

Scroll down to enter or keep reading for   The Full Scoop: Your costume must be from a published book or book series. We  encouraged entrants to dress as their favorite literary character or author from fiction or Non- fiction. Yes, of course, we love fiction but...
Author Interview with Shilpa Suraj

Author Interview with Shilpa Suraj

Shilpa Suraj wears many hats – corporate drone, homemaker, mother to a fabulous toddler and author.   An avid reader with an overactive imagination, Shilpa has weaved stories in her head since she was a child. Her previous stints at Google, in an ad agency...
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...
New Authors From July!

New Authors From July!

We are excited to welcome this month’s new authors to The Author Encounter!!!!⁠ The Author Encounter welcomes Authors from every genre and this new batch is no exception! From Romance to Historic we got you’ve cover! Our New Authors are Monica La Porta, David H...
Update from Bethany!

Update from Bethany!

Happy Wednesday Everyone!I’ve been trying to update this blog at least once a month–sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn’t. I don’t have a consistent schedule set up, so I guess at the end of every month, come check-in and see if I’ve...