What we're about

A group for romance, mystery, science fiction/fantasy readers, women's fiction and authors in the Dallas Fort Worth metroplex. We do a monthly tea on the second Saturday at a tearoom plus our fabulous Holiday Tea. If you read and love to discuss your books and authors, this is a great group with lively on-line discussion as well as the opportunity to meet in person.

We also meet for monthly book clubs

• First Monday in Frisco (La Madeleine at 121 and Parkwood). Dinner at 6 pm, meeting at 7 pm

• Second Tuesday in Las Colinas-Irving (La Madeleine at MacArthur and Royal). Dinner at 6 pm, meeting at 7 pm

• Second Saturday in Richardson (The Chocolate Angel Tea Room). Arrive at 3:45 pm, tea starts at 4:00 pm.

• Third Wednesday in North Plano. Arrive at 6:30 pm for snacks, 7 pm for dinner, and 7:30 pm for author call-in discussion

• Fourth Thursday in Dallas (La Madeleine at Preston and Forest). Dinner at 6 pm, meeting at 7 pm

Check us out at http://events.freshfiction.com and sign up for our weekly email (http://eepurl.com/cc9BoH)

As a reminder, if you RSVP for a tea or any sponsored event with a fee (not a donation suggested) you are required to make arrangements to pay if you cannot attend or send a replacement. All of our tea venues require full payment for the number we reserve so it's important no one is left with a huge bill.

There are NO membership dues or fees for joining us.

Upcoming events (1)

Video Book Club with Author Chantel Guertin

Online event

Join us every week on Zoom for the Fresh Fiction Video Book Club from the comfort of your home. This online version of our in-person book club is the perfect way to stay connected (no matter the distance) each week with your reader friends. It's easy to sign up. Just create a Zoom.us account, download the app to your computer or device, and sit back with a snack while you chat with friends and a special guest author.

This week, we're talking to Chantel Guertin (https://freshfiction.com/author.php?id=46010) about her contemporary women's fiction, INSTAMOM (https://freshfiction.com/book.php?id=109646). Join us for a lively conversation and stay for the reader afterparty!

Register by Wednesday, July 28, 2021 (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/video-book-club-with-author-chantel-guertin-tickets-162457549905). We start at 7:00 pm.

Evening Rundown (all times CT):

7:00 pm - informal chitchat and ice breaker with readers
7:30 pm - Interview with Chantel Guertin (recorded live)
8:00 pm - Unrecorded Q&A with readers
8:30 pm - Reader after party

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About Chantel Guertin

Chantel Guertin is a bestselling author, brand ambassador, and Toronto-based beauty expert whose own life story reflects elements of INSTAMOM. She, too, lived a glamorous, well-documented social-media lifestyle before she fell for a single dad and her world turned upside down. She has been the first-ever beauty editor at ELLE CANADA, the editorial director at Sweespot.ca, and a founding editor at THE KIT. Currently, she is the beauty expert on Canada's number-one daytime talk show, the Marilyn Denis Show, as well as the founder and coordinator of the Lifestyle Media post-graduate program at Centennial College in Toronto. She has contributed to more than fifty publications, including USA Today, ELLE, National Post, Globe and Mail, Chatelaine, Food Network Magazine, Flare, Maclean's, Reader's Digest and more.

Past events (706)

Video Book Club with Author Amy Mason Doan

Online event

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