Writers On The River, an author signing and book sale event, will feature 80+ romance authors at the Par-A-Dice Hotel, 21 Blackjack Blvd in East Peoria on Saturday, July 8th, 2017. New York Times and USA Today best sellers will be in attendance. This event is hosted by Healing With Words. The signing will begin at Noon for VIP guests and 1pm for general admission and will end at 4pm.
Last July, The Writers On The River raised $1,500 for Thistle Farms. For more information, please visit www.thistlefarms.org.
Healing With Words is a not for profit established for healing survivors of abuse, addiction, trafficking, and prostitution. We feel the best way to spread love is to share the love of reading. Through the written word, persons can find an escape and a form of entertainment.
Our mission is to bring together readers, authors, and survivors in a positive manner that affects change and relief from negative influences.
· Event coordinators are available for interviews.
· Media tickets available upon request.
Quotes from our 2016 authors:
WOTR was not only well organized but also the highlight of the summer!” Emily Pearson
“Highlights? Many- reader turnout was fantastic… Organization…from the moment I signed up the communication helped keep things flowing smoothly…Bravo ladies” Aly Grady
“…Setup was great, the turnout fantastic…My sales were in the top five for events I’ve attended” CM Michaels
“We can honestly say that Writers On The River 2016 was one of our favorite book signings and we will definitely be back next year” – Kennedy Layne & Top Griz
“I loved it all! Sales were fabulous, fans were happy…You ladies rocked it!” Dawn Brower
“What wasn’t a highlight?...It was a non-stop flow of people…” Sierra Hill
“Writers On the River was my favorite book signing event of the year!” Michelle Sharp
“Where do I begin?? Organized, event room was spacious, volunteers were vey helpful. You ladies outdid yourselves.” JM Walker