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RWA 2018


Join Romance Writers of America for RWA2018 at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel in Denver, Colorado, July 18–21.

The RWA Conference is the place where career-focused romance writers gather to make lasting connections and grow their careers—and so much more. When 2,000 romance writers and industry professionals assemble in one place, the sense of community is undeniable.

At the conference, career-focused romance writers can anticipate:

  • education and information,
  • networking with fellow writers,
  • interaction with editors, agents, publishers, vendors, retailers, and other romance publishing industry professionals.
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Kobo Announces Alliance with Walmart

Read_comfortably_day_or_nightRakuten Kobo and Walmart announced Thursday in Tokyo they are joining forces in a strategic agreement, making Walmart the exclusive mass retail companion of the Kobo brand in the US.

This alliance will be Walmart’s first venture into digital books, offering a catalog of approximately six million eBooks with audiobooks rolling out later this year.

Digital content will be available via a desktop app, Kobo e-Readers, which will also be sold by Walmart starting as early as spring, and a Walmart/Kobo co-branded app on all Android and iOS devices.

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