If you love crime and thrillers—which, you’re on The Lineup, so we know you do—we’ve got a treat for you. ThrillerFest is coming to New York City this summer, July 11-15, for the 12th annual meeting of the biggest names in thriller and crime writing.
Whether you’re interested in crime, psychological suspense, espionage, or terrifying creatures, ThrillerFest has your niche. You’ll get the opportunity to meet some of your favorite writers, from Lee Child to Charlaine Harris, while discovering new authors that may have flown under your radar.
For die-hard fans who are looking to write their own best-seller, ThrillerFest includes master class panels and opportunities to network with authors and agents. CraftFest and PitchFest are unique opportunities to work with the best authors in the game to help you get published. Starting your very first novel? Try the pacing or dialogue classes. Tightening a final draft? The “Editorial Advice from Publishers” panel may give you the insight you need.
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Just looking to chat with the authors that inspire you? Your ThrillerFest ticket includes an opening reception, two cocktail parties, and an after party for all attendees and participants.
ThrillerFest begins July 11 in the Grand Hyatt, NYC. Located right by Penn Station, the Grand Hyatt is easily accessible by both locals and out-of-towners. It has been the hospitable home of ThrillerFest for years. Check out thrillerfest.com to read more about the conventional and how to register.
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