Authors After Dark is Coming!

Posted on behalf of AAD Organizer Stella Price
Authors After Dark Reader Convention
Authors After Dark is coming QUICKLY and OMG this year is going to be INSANE!
As always AAD is about the readers, and with the amount of awesome we have put together for you this year, you would be INSANE not to attend….
First, our amazing Master of Ceremonies is none other than Alexandra Ivy! She will be doing a cool little event to celebrate your favorite gargoyle, Levet, on Friday! Wanna know more? Check out the FB group where Alex will be talking about the awesome that she has going on!

Torquere and authors BA Tortuga and Julia Talbot will be Sponsoring our Welcome event, the Midnight Rodeo… And it looks like we will have some VERY COOL goodies and… Riding… happening… *SNICKER*

How about Parties? This year we have a special event called the Leather and Lace Ball! Curious? We thought so! Take a ride on the wild side and let your inhibitions fly with five New York Times Bestselling Authors of erotic romance. Cuffs and corsets encouraged.

With: J. Kenner, Liliana Hart, Carly Phillips, Janelle Denison, Jasinda Wilder andLorelei James

The ladies will be talking more about this on the FB group starting soon!

New for 2014 is the Paranormal Party! Join over 20 Paranormal authors who will be giving away goodies, some books and hanging out with you to snack and chat! Wanna know what authors are involved? You will have to join the FB group to see!
And of course, we have the amazing Masquerade Ball! This year it’s the SINS AND VIRTUES BALL! Are you a sin or a virtue? Join us for a wild costumed event! Prizes for the best costumes, including a $200 gift certificate to Lori Ann Costumes!
Your Sins and Virtues Sponsors:
Sin Lust
Boone Brux
Opal Carew
Sin Pride
BA Tortuga
Andrew Grey
Sin Envy
Stella Price
TJ Michaels
Sin Gluttony
Desiree Holt
Saranna DeWylde
Sin Greed
Ann Mayburn
Heather Long
Sin Sloth
Lizzie T. Leaf
Julie Morgan
Sin Wrath
Stacey Kennedy
Marianne Morea
Virtue Charity
Kerry Adrienne
Trista Ann
Virtue Chastity
Jenn LeBlanc
Annabel Jospeh
Virtue Humility
Milly Taiden
Donna McDonald
Virtue Kindness
CJ Ellisson
Alexandra Ivy
Virtue Temprance
J. Kenner
Sidney Bristol
Virtue Diligence
Denise Grover Swank
Jenna McCormick
Virtue Patience
Lousia Bacio
Kallypso Masters

And if THAT isn’t enough awesome that will be going on… This year we have an amazing off-site costumed event… the Ladies on the Green sponsored by the AAD Anachronistic Society! This will be an hour and a half on the famous GREEN in Charlotte (a half block from the hotel). It will be a costumed event (though costumes are not required, they are encouraged!) to celebrate Gothic, Victorian, steampunk, dark historical literature! Your hosts will be: Sahara Kelly, Amanda McIntyre, Leanna Renee Hieber, A.L. Davroe and S.A. Price. Prizes and readings will happen, as well as photo ops!

.And NEVER forget the amazing open bar with Mel Schroeder and friends! They have SO MUCH awesome set up for you just before the Bookies… you do NOT wanna miss that!

Getting excited yet? How about some info on the AWESOME mini events we have going on? Ready?

On Wed. Night,  Join Sasha White and Joey W. Hill for a wild party and Q&A, Also, the Blind Date Book Party will be open to start your con right! If you have never done a BDBP, you are MISSING out! You need to attend, get your blind date book, find the author that wrote it, and hang out with them!

Thursday?  Panels up the wazoo, and the Bookie Awards—– goodies and books to be given out! Then hangout with The GNO girls lead by CJ Ellisson and Boone Brux for some crazy fun! And if that wasn’t enough Readings and a Blogger Sleepover party as well!

Friday? More panels, a Games carnival with Nina Gooden and PalsName that Author with Cat Johnson, and some other fun surprises!

Saturday? A few panels, the big ass booksigning with 100 authors,  the Cowboy Stampede party, the Readers Mad Tea Party with Hildie McQueen, an after the Bookies event with a special publisher sponsor, and Jess Michaels’ Birthday Extravaganza!

SEE? SO MUCH AWESOME! All the authors that are involved with parties will be talking about their involvement on the FB group, so join up and get ready to rock.

Oh? You say you’re not registered for AAD yet? You need to be! All registrants get put in the hat for the welcome party prizes, and these prizes are AMAZING! Breakfast with authors, Booze and Books, side trips to Carrowwinds…. We have a minimum of 90 special prizes…. So…


You need to rock this con! And as if this wasn’t enough… AAD will be giving away something really awesome to registrants… Wanna know what?

How about 5 VIP registrations for THE NOVEL EXPERIENCE 2015 in LAS VEGAS? YES… 5!

How about this… If we hit 100 more registrations from TODAY April 10th to June 10th, we will give away 2 AAD registrations for 2015…  2!!!!! So get registered, get your room and get ready for one HELL of an amazing year with us!

Posted on behalf of AAD Organizer Stella Price

One response to “Authors After Dark is Coming!

  1. I agree Cat. Every year just gets better and better.
    This is a FANTASTIC event! You shouldn’t miss it.
    It is the best con!