6th Annual Barbara Vey Reader Appreciation Weekend
April 28-30, 2017
Clarion Hotel – Airport
Please join us as we welcome Keynote Speaker Kristan Higgins to Milwaukee for the 6th Annual Barbara Vey Reader Appreciation Weekend.
Schedule of Events
- Friday Afternoon Author/Reader Bingo (2 Sessions!) – Click for more info
- Friday Night Author Q&A followed by Meet & Greet – Click for more info
- Saturday Luncheon with the authors – Click for more info
- Book signing – Click for more info
- Saturday Night Pizza Party – Click for more info
- Saturday Night Party Hosted by Damon Suede and Eloisa James – Click for more info
- Sunday Breakfast with an author – Click for more info
Keynote, Kristan Higgins
Kristan Higgins is the New York Times, Publishers Weekly, USA TODAY and Wall Street Journal
bestselling author of more than a dozen novels and a two-time winner of the Romance Writers of America RITA Award. Her books have been translated into more than twenty languages and received numerous starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Booklist, Library Journal, Kirkus and Romantic Times. She is a five-time nominee for The Kirkus Prize for best work of fiction.
Before she was a writer, Kristan worked in advertising and public relations. She waited tables and nannied while in high school and college, cleaned houses as a young mother, and is the proud descendant of a laundress and a butcher.
The author loves animals, children (even teenagers), the New York Yankees and dessert.
Along with her heroic and tolerant firefighter husband and two snarky and entertaining children, Kristan lives in her hometown in Connecticut.
Asa Maria Bradley
Kathy Lyons/Jade Lee
Maggie Mae Gallagher/Anya Summers
Mary Jo Putney
Stacey Joy Netzel
*List is subject to change