Join Grass Roots Books for the first event of Romance Literature Month at Grass Roots! We are thrilled to host Avon publicity director Pamela Jaffee and bestselling author Beverly Jenkins for a conversation about the state of romance today.
BEVERLY JENKINS is the recipient of the 2018 Michigan Author Award by the Michigan Library Association, the 2017 Romance Writers of America Lifetime Achievement Award, as well as the 2016 Romantic Times Reviewers’ Choice Award for historical romance. She has been nominated for the NAACP Image Award in Literature, was featured in both the documentary Love Between the Covers and on CBS Sunday Morning. Since the publication of Night Song in 1994, she has been leading the charge for inclusive romance, and has been a constant darling of reviewers, fans, and her peers alike, garnering accolades for her work from the likes of The Wall Street Journal, People Magazine, and NPR. To read more about Beverly, visit her at www.BeverlyJenkins.net.
A lifelong reader, PAMELA JAFFEE channels her passion for books into creating sweeping publicity and integrated marketing campaigns for authors. As senior director of publicity and brand marketing, Pam concepts and implements traditional, digital media and social network campaigns for single titles and series; creating branding strategies to build author awareness; and generating engaged consumer awareness via interactive events.