EMMA AWARD NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN - We're celebrating talented Black romance book authors and this is your chance to nominate your favorite author with a book published between November 1, 2015 and December 31, 2016.
( NOTE: New Women's Fiction Category is also available this year. )

Nominations close January 31, 2017 so... NOMINATE AN AUTHOR TODAY
EMMA AWARDS: The Emma Awards are open to all black and African American authors who have written a novel or novella which falls within the identified award categories (see below) and was published for the first time between November 1, 2015 and December 31, 2016.

  Submit your nomination - CLICK HERE

Aspiring Author Contest - Romance Slam Jam with support from Diverse Writers and Readers International, inspires more diversity by encouraging aspiring black authors to continue into a writing career. To support this mission, we created the Aspiring Author contest to advocate the black romance industry. DEADLINE TO ENTER is . . .
Get more info - CLICK HERE

Romance Slam Jam Book Lovers Convention - The annual event for African American authors and the readers who love them is fast approaching.  Can't wait to see you all at the RSJ convention or "reunion" shall I say where life-long friendships and collaborations have been made. Full Passes & Day Passes available.
  Register Now - CLICK HERE

Hotel Discounts - Book your hotel stay at the RSJ discounted rate from March 22nd - March 26th before they're gone!