“A unique, winning romance that explores universal themes through an uncommon plot and eccentric characters, leading to a hard-won yet satisfying happily-ever-after.”

~ Kirkus on The Ugly Duchess

Eloisa's Events

May 30, 2017

New York, NY

Feminists Take On the Romance Genre

The Strand
828 Broadway (&12th St)
New York, NY 10003
United States
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join Eloisa along with friends, Julia Quinn, Sarah MacLean and Maya Rodale at Strand Bookstore.

For years the romance genre has been dismissed as nothing but fantastical fluff designed to be an escape for overworked housewives, featuring damsels in distress needing a big, strong man to come to the rescue. These women are here to say NOT TRUE! Romance writing can star powerful women, ones who take control of their fate and deal with down-to-Earth realities.

Join this powerful panel of romance writers as they discuss feminism in relation to their genre.

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June 3 - June 4, 2017

Somerset, NJ

Rutgers Writers’ Conference

Atrium Rutgers Continuing Education Center
300 Atrium Dr
Somerset, NJ
United States

Eloisa will be making two presentations at the inaugural Rutgers Writers’ Conference on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 2pm and 4:10pm. Details will be coming soon.

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September 27 - October 1, 2017

Spokane, WA

Historical Romance Retreat

The Historic Davenport Hotel
10 S Post Street
Spokane, WA 99201
United States
9:00am - 11:00am

Eloisa is excited to announce she will be attending the 2017 Historical Romance Retreat!

This is a ticketed event but on Saturday, September 30, from 1:00pm to 3:00pm, there will be a book signing open to the public.

From the event website:
In a magical historical hotel setting, this weekend retreat is a book lover’s dream come true. Join some of the world’s most celebrated authors of historical romance coming together for an intimate gathering that gives every guest a chance to mingle and play. Dress in your favorite era, enjoy historical foods, games and music while surrounded by the glamour of a hotel that was once only enjoyed by the elite.

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Eloisa with fellow authors Elizabeth Essex and Erin Knightley during Eloisa's Fascinator event at the 2015 RT Convention in Dallas, TX. ~ 2015


Eloisa with reader Kellie at the 2014 RT Convention in New Orleans, LA. Yup, that's E. L. James in the background! ~ 2014


Eloisa with her class from the 2014 Intensive Writing Retreat in Italy ~ 2014

Eloisa and reader Yary, who won this fabulous pineapple themed basket at the 2016 Barbara Vey Reader Luncheon in Milwaukee, WI. ~ 2016

Eloisa with Barbara Vey. Eloisa was the keynote speaker at the 2016 Barbara Vey Reader Appreciation Weekend. ~2016

Eloisa and Julia Quinn with readers at the Southwest Florida Reading Festival. ~2014

Eloisa and reader Barbara, who won this incredible candy themed basket at the 2014 Barbara Vey Reader Appreciation Weekend in Milwaukee, WI ~ 2014

Eloisa and reader Davina, who won this fabulous duchess inspired basket at the 2014 Heart of Dixie Readers' luncheon in Birmingham, Alabama. ~ 2014

Eloisa and Sarah MacLean with their RITAs ~ July, 2013

Eloisa and Lisa Kleypas trying on hats in New Orleans. ~ 2014