2014-2015 Upcoming

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
6:00 - 7:30 PM
John Igo Library in San Antonio, TX
Jordan Dane will be speaking on the topic of writing with fellow panel members from the San Antonio Romance Authors. The panel of SARA authors will gear their discussion to appeal to writers of varying skills - from aspiring authors to published writers.

September 13-14, 2014
Alaska Writers Guild Conference
Crowne Plaza Hotel - Anchorage Alaska
Jordan Dane will speak on several workshops/panels on the challenges of writing both thrillers and for the young adult market. This conference is a small intimate event supporting Alaskan writers. Jordan will also be giving away critiques of first 10 pages to TEN (10) lucky winners. More details to follow.

Saturday, Jan 17, 2015
10:30 am - 1:00 pm
At John Igo Library
San Antonio Romance Authors
Jordan will present an author craft 2-hr workshop on plotting, storyboarding, synopsis/proposal writing, and insight into brainstorming a story.

Plotting from a Recovering Pantser: One Author’s Epiphany on Structure

Thriller and Young Adult novelist, Jordan Dane, will present a workshop for aspiring authors—as well as seasoned pros—on a simple plotting method to flesh out a cohesive structure, write an effective proposal/synopsis in the voice of the novel, and share the basics on how to "storyboard" your book idea.

Prior 2013 Appearances

November 2, 2013
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
ZOTZ Educational Center, 13801 Holly Park Drive, Houston
Houston Book Rave in Houston, TX
Hosted by B&N Deerbrook Mall & Galena Park ISD
(Proceeds to benefit GPISD's Education Foundation that provides students and teachers with grants)

Did you know one of the biggest book signing events is going to happen in Houston, Texas? Jordan Dane will be signing her books. 60+ authors are expected to attend. This event will offer a unique experience where readers from everywhere can meet with their favorite authors in person. At this exciting event there will also be entertainment, exclusive giveaways, exclusive early book releases and delicious food that everyone can enjoy.

November 22 - 24, 2013
Wizard World's Austin Comic Con
500 East Cesar Chavez Street
Austin, TX 78701
Jordan will be manning (or womaning) a booth of crazy young adult authors (in costume) at this great event. The amazing YA author, P J Hoover, is organizing it and The Book Spot (Round Rock, TX) will be selling our books. More deets to come.

November 30, 2013
San Antonio Book Signing at Barnes & Noble La Cantera
2:00-4:00 PM
Jordan will be signing her latest YA release with HarlequinTEEN - Crystal Fire, book #2 in the hunted series. She will talk about the writing process and the challenges in writing for both adult and YA readers. Readers, aspiring authors of all ages, should attend for the informal chat. Jordan will also read from Crystal Fire.

December 2 - 13, 2013
YA Bound Virtual Tour for Crystal Fire Release
HarlequinTEEN is sponsoring this virtual tour of 50+ blog stops. Join the fun and enter the giveaways that will feature promotional posts and blog reviews of the book.

Past 2013 Appearances:

Hosted by KismetBT
Jan 7 - Jan 18th
Indigo Awakening is book #1 in JD's new HUNTED series with HarlequinTEEN launching on December 18, 2012. LOADS of great giveaways, including signed books, a special infinity leather bracelet mentioned in the series, music CDs from Archimedes Watchout (a pop punk band in book #1), and a HUGE giftpack given away from HarlequinTEEN.

Hosted by YABound
Week of Jan 28th

LOADS of great giveaways, including signed books, a special infinity leather bracelet mentioned in the series, music CDs from Archimedes Watchout (a pop punk band in book #1) and MORE.

B&N La Cantera – San Antonio
Saturday, Mar 2, 2013, 2:00-4:00PM
15900 La Cantera Pkwy, Bldg 27, San Antonio, TX
(210) 558-2078
Presentation & Q&A starts at 2PM followed by book signing.
Young Adult Authors to sign - Jordan Dane, Tracy Deebs, Mary Lindsey, Emily Mckay

March, 2013
Harlequin TEEN Spring Reading Into Romance Virtual Tour - Hosted by KismetBT
9 YA authors in 9 days - Loads of giveaways!
Jordan will post on March 22 with her thoughts on romance in YA. Featured book on the tour is "In the Arms of Stone Angels" Click on link above for tour schedule. Authors joining Jordan will be:
Karen Ann Hopkins, Liz Fichera, Cayla Kluver, Aimee Carter, Julie Kagawa, Katie McGarry, Rachel Vincent, & Hannah Harington.

April 17, 2013
UTSA Campus in San Antonio, 3:00-6:00PM, Conference Room: MB 2.404 (Limited Seating, First-Come-First Served)
FREE Writer's Craft Workshop - Topics/Agenda TBA
UTSA Creative Writing Department will host authors Jordan Dane and Eva Pohler in an author craft workshop geared for aspiring authors.

May 2-4, 2013
Embassy Suites - Norman, OK
OWFI Conference Dates: Thursday, May 2 - 4, 2013
Jordan will be returning to Oklahoma and attending one of her favorite writers’ conferences to talk about writing adult thrillers, young adult books, and stepping out into self-publishing.

OWFI - Friday, May 3, 2013 - 3:30-4:45 PM - Room H

Writing for the Young Adult Market - Where Do I Begin? (One Author's Journey)

Interested in writing for one of the hottest markets in the publishing industry? I share what I've learned about trends, themes, subgenres in the Young Adult market, and talk about the unique voice, how to get story ideas and create believable characters targeting teens 12-18 years old. I'll also share my thoughts on challenges for writing in both the crime fiction thriller market as well as YA.

OWFI - Saturday, May 4, 2013 - 9:00-10:15 AM - Room J
Jordan Dane will join YA authors Saundra Mitchell and Sonia Gensler to talk about writing for the young adult market.

May 11, 2013
9:30am - 5:00pm
Round Rock High School
Young Adult Book Festival in Round Rock, TX
Hosted by the BookStop, Round Rock & Pfulgerville ISDs, and the city of Round Rock, TX
First ever YAB Fest will be held at the Round Rock High School, located at 300 N. Lake Creek, Round Rock, Texas 78681. Jordan Dane will be in good company with over 25 YA authors to be featured at this event.