Adriana Trigiani, author of “Very Valentine” and the more recently-released “Brava, Valentine”, will be speaking at this year’s Literary Tastes Breakfast. The breakfast is hosted by the Reference and User Services Association (RUSA), and will be held Sunday, June 27, 8-10am in Washington, D.C. as a part of Annual Conference activities (


Advance registration tickets (until May 14) are $50 for RUSA members, and $55 for ALA members and non-members. A ticket entitles you to a delicious breakfast, and time spent in the company of some amazing authors, including Adriana, who will also be signing books after the program.


PURCHASE TICKETS NOW using the online registration form (login required):

Purchase tickets for the breakfast only by selecting “Preconferences and Ticketed Events Only” as your registration type, then selecting the breakfast from the list of ticketed events.


You may remember that Adriana was absolutely thrilled to be awarded the top prize for this year’s Reading List selection for Women’s Fiction—check out the video on our YouTube channel.


More information about Adriana’s books and the event are at the RUSA blog:


I hope you’ll consider coming, or sharing this with other book lovers who might be interested in the event.



Liz F. Markel, M.A.

Marketing Specialist

Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies (ASCLA)

Reference and User Services Association (RUSA)