Behind the Page Interview with Shay Baby

Shay Baby is the Host of The Brown Book Series a novel experience. The show is an interview style talk show that features Romance authors talking about theirs books and all things new and exciting in Romancelandia.

Behind the Page Interview with Shay Baby

Join us for a live release of the Behind The page Interview of Shay Baby.  The Host of  the Brown Book Series a novel experience. The interview will be posted on YouTube with a live chat for us to talk and get to know each other better! The Brown Book Series is a trend setting talk […]


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.  In order […]


Traditional Publishing Day!

A celebration of Traditional Publishing Day! We will be exploring resources for authors, query letter problems, and independent books stores needs from authors.

Indie Author Day 2021

Each year, The Author Encounter hosts Indie Author Day, an event celebrating independent authors around the world. Libraries, communities and people in all aspects of publishing come together for education, and networking. This year we want to add to the celebration by spreading it over two days. We will explore using Pinterest in 2021, Influencers, […]

Interview with Christie Craig

Join us as we sit down  with Author Christy Craig. Photojournalist, Author and Speaker Christie Craig, AKA C.C. Hunter, a New York Times Bestseller, is an Alabama native, a multi-published writer, motivational speaker, and writing teacher. She currently hangs her hat in Texas and when she's not writing her romantic suspense novels or her humorous […]

Interview with D.C. Gomez

Join us for an interview with author, speaker, and podcaster D.C. Gomez . D. C. Gomez is an award winner, USA Today Best-selling Author, public speaker, mentor and podcaster. She writes in multiple genres from Urban Fantasy, Contemporary Lit, YA, Children’s Books, and even Devotionals. She has a quirky and at times dark sense of […]

First Annual General Membership Meeting

Membership meeting to apprise everyone of what’s going on and see what your needs/goals are for the year. This meeting is especially important for our author members whom we want to continue to work closely with on furthering their careers. We  have exciting new programs starting this year and we want to make sure you […]

Interview with Robin Covington

Join Us as we sit down with Author Robin Covingtion A USAToday bestseller, Robin Covington loves to explore the theme of fooling around and falling in love in her books. Her stories burn up the sheets…one page at a time. A Native American author of color, Robin proudly writes diverse romance where everyone gets their […]

An Evening of Love with the BJ’s

An Evening of Love Join Brown Book Series for the 2nd Annual~ An Evening of Love with The BJs. A Virtual Valentine's Day Conversation Featuring The Queens of Romance Authors Beverly Jenkins and Brenda Jackson   Last year was so good we had to do it again! Spend Valentines with The BJs. Pour yourself a […]

Authors March Forward 2022

The Author Encounter presents The Second Annual Authors March Forward Event! The featured  event  for 2022 is an interactive workshop with Tom Phillips. Tom Phillips is a Writer/Illustrator. Debut author Tom Phillips recently signed with Pixel + Ink for his middle-grade series Curious League of Detectives and Thieves (June 2022). He is currently working as […]