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Annual LIRW Luncheon • Registration is Now OPEN!

Only **4** Registration Spots Left! 4-15-14
We Will Be Taking a Short Waiting List

See who's coming to the LIRW Luncheon this year!
So far we are pleased to welcome 21 editor & 9 agent guests! • Check back often for updates!

Luncheon Registration Form Available HERE
Attending Editor and Agent Guests HERE

We are Proud to Announce Our

17th Annual
"Shining the Light on Romance"
Agent/Editor Luncheon

Friday, May 9, 2014
Noon 4:00 p.m.

Price remains at $60, $50 for LIRW Members

Fox Hollow
7755 Jericho Turnpike, Woodbury, NY, USA 11797
Phone (516) 921-1415
Once again in the Beautiful Somerley Room!

We are Thrilled to Welcome Keynote Speaker
Bette-Lee Fox
Bette-Lee Fox
Managing Director, Library Journal
2013 RWA Vivian Stephens Industry Award Recipient

Please join our dynamic guest speaker,
our editor and agent guests, and writers from all over the Northeast
for an elegant afternoon of networking, pitch opportunities, and up-to-the-minute market information!

For those who've attended in the past, we look forward to seeing you again.
For those new to our annual luncheon, we look forward to meeting you!

Editor Guests
Mary Altman -- Editor, Sourcebooks Casablanca
Jen Fisher -- Assistant Editor, NAL
Allison Carroll -- Ed Assistant HQN Desire/Rom Suspense
Cat Clyne -- Assistant Editor, Sourcebooks - Casablanca
**UPDATE**Kate Dresser -- Editor, Gallery Books/Pocket Books
Nicole Fischer -- Ed Assistant Avon
Dana Hamilton -- Assistant Editor - HQN Romantic Suspense
Treva Harte -- EiC, Loose Id>
Susan Litman -- Editor - HQN Special Edition
Julie Mianecki -- Editor, Berkley Publishing Group
Sarah Murphy -- Assistant Editor Ballantine/Bantam/Dell
Megha Parekh -- Editor, Grand Central Publishing
Katherine Pelz -- Editor, Berkley Publishing Group
Rhonda Penders -- Editor-in-Chief, The Wild Rose Press
**REGRETS**Renee Rocco -- Managing Director Lyrical Press (Kensington Books) regrets she is no longer able to attend**
Carly Silver -- Ed Assistant HQN Special Edition
Esi Sogah -- Senior Editor, Kensington Publishing Corp.
Kristine S. Swartz -- Ed. Asst. Berkley Publishing Group
Ann Leslie Tuttle -- Sr. Editor HQN Nocturne/Noct Cravings
Patricia White -- CEO/Publisher Arrow Publications, LLC
Nicole Yesel -- Publicist, Arrow Publications
Steve Zacharius -- CEO Kensington Books

Agents Guests
**NEW**Samantha Bremekamp -- Corvisiero Literary Agency
Beth Campbell -- BookEnds Inc.
Katelyn Connor -- Lori Perkins Agency
Marisa Corvisiero -- Corvisiero Literary Agency
Stephany Evans -- President, FinePrint Literary Management
Jita Fumich -- Folio Literary Management, LLC
Samantha Ortiz -- Lori Perkins Agency
Lori Perkins -- Lori Perkins Agency
Sarah E. Younger -- Nancy Yost Literary Agency

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