Author Darynda Jones, from Portales, N.M., left, chats with Kim Reetz, from Dallas, during the Romance Writers of America Annual Conference "Readers for Life" Literacy Autographing, Tuesday June 28, ... more 
Author Darynda Jones, from Portales, N.M., left, chats with Kim Reetz, from Dallas, during the Romance Writers of America Annual Conference "Readers for Life" Literacy Autographing, Tuesday June 28, 2011 in New York. Over 400 romance novel authors were on hand for the two-hour event where romance novel fans could purchase books and have them signed by their favorite authors. Proceeds from the event will be used to promote literacy. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Tina Fineberg
Wed, Jun 29, 2011 8:42 AM EDT