Friday, November 3, 2017 at 12:00 PM CDT
Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 9:00 PM CST

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This is an online event. 



LaShaunda Hoffman 

Participating Authors



Rochelle Alers

Kenda Bell

Yvette Bentley

Sheena Binkley

W. Parks Brigham

Regenia Bryant

J. L. Campbell

Contessa Louise Cooper

Allison Daniels

Tesa Erven

Leah M. Forney

Tonya Franklin

Tracee Lydia Garner

Maurice Gray Jr

Linda Leigh Hargrove

Paulette Harper

Suzette Harrison

Bree Herron

LaShaunda C. Hoffman

Kiaundra Jackson

Beverly Jenkins

Katara Johnson

Tristan Jackson


Sheryl Lister

Nigeria Lockley

Sharon Lucas

Naleighna Kai

Raynetta Manees

Angelia Menchan

Leah Michelle

Rhonda McKnight

Tyora Moody

Suzette Riddick

Vanessa Riley

Mary Rodwell

Julia Royston

Pamela Samuels Young

Kimberly M Scott M. Ed

Pat Simmons

Azia Sphinx

Renee Spivey

Michelle Stephens

Kiarra M. Taylor

Indiana Tuggle

Denise Walker

Loretta Walls

Stephanie White

Barbara Joe Williams

Alice Wootson



Regena Bryant

Tesa Erven

Tracee Lydia Garner

Linda Leigh Hargrove

T.L. James

Pamela Samuels Young

Ashley Sauls

Renee Spivey

Alice Wootson


SORMAG's Online Book Festival 2017 


SORMAG's Online Book Festival 2017 - three days catered to our favorite person - THE READER.

Each day will have panel discussions, Meet The Author sessions and group discussions. Register for three days of book fun.

The best parts about an online book festival - It's three days of FREE book fun and you don't have to leave the comforts of your home.


Mix & Mingle - 7pm Eastern

Meeting Book Clubs - Panel - 8pm Eastern

Poetry Slam - 9pm Eastern 

Book Covers - The Good - The Bad - The Ugly  - Discussion

Men In Fiction Authors Panel

Meet The Romance Author Panel

Meet The Children/Young Adult Fiction Author Panel

Meet The Christian Fiction Author Panel



Beta Reader Panel - 5pm Eastern

Street Team Panel - 7pm Eastern

Mix & Mingle - 9pm Eastern

How Readers Can Support Their Favorite Authors - Discussion

Writing A Good Review - Discussion

Meet The Romance Author Panel

Meet The Historical Author Panel

Meet the Mainstream Author Panel



Balancing Writing Work and Life Panel - 5pm - Eastern

Writing As Your Business Panel - 7pm Eastern

Mix & Mingle - 9pm Eastern

Manuscript Pitching Session

Self Publishing Companies To Avoid - Discussion

The Pros and Cons of Being A Hybrid Author - Discussion

Meet The Non-Fiction Author Panel

Meet The Paranormal Author Panel

Meet Romance Author Panel

Meet The Poet

Did I mention registration is - FREE

Would you like to be on a panel or donate a prize?

Contact 1sormag@gmail.com

Remember you can't get into the festival unless you register.




Registration is free to the event.  Make sure you join the FB Group, because the event will be held inside the group.  Also make sure you sign up for the Book Festival listing so you will receive all the information for the Book Festival including call in numbers.

Registration Closes on November 2nd


If you would like to be on a panel, please check the agenda for slots available.  Its updated daily. Select which panels and dates you would like to participate on.  Send your selections to 1sormag@gmail.com.  You will receive more information about what is needed from you.

The Live Panel Discussions will be hosted on Start Meeting.  You will be able to call in and listen or watch online.  You need a web cam to participate.  These panels have set times.  Check agenda for times.

The live panels will be moderated with questions and also open to the attendees to ask questions.

The Meet The Author Panels are posts inside the group.  It consists of six authors who will answer questions in the comments.  There is no set time for this panel.  You can pop in and read posts from 12pm - 11pm.


There will be no book promotion posts inside the group.  All books promoted during the festival will be listed in the Book Store Posts.

If you want to promote your book, please purchase a book store ad or an ad in the event program.


if you would like to be a Sponsor/Vendor 



Each day vendors will have one virtual booth to promote their services.  This keeps the feed from being clogged with vendor posts.


If you would like to make a donation send info to 1sormag@gmail.com


Please use #SOBF17 when you promote the event


If you have any other questions, please contact LaShaunda - 1sormag@gmail.com