Creating Book Lovers

Creating Book Lovers with Authors Christina Francine, Stacy Juba, and Tracy Diane. Explore great books and ideas to help you raise book lovers in honor of National Book Lovers day!


Behind the Page August 2021

Behind The Page; Industry Interviews with Bethany Averie is a new online series presented by The Author Encounter. The show’s format includes Bethany talking with guests, but also includes audience participation through short Q&A sessions. We hold these interviews with various industry professionals online on a Friday at 6pm Central / 7pm Eastern. Those who […]


Traditional Publishing Day!

Traditional Publishing Day is a two day online experience hosted by The Author Encounter. It includes workshops and panel sessions focused on authors taking the traditional path in the publishing industry. 

Indie Author Day 2021

Each year, libraries and organizations around the world bring local indie authors, writers, and their communities together for a day of education, networking, writing, open mics, live panels, and so much more! The Author Encounter is please to host our second annual Indie Author Event. More information will be available soon. Check out our YouTube […]