K.J. Howe is an Award-winning Author and the Executive Director of Thrillerfest, the annual conference of International Thriller Writers. A three-time Daphne du Maurier Award Winner, Kimberly is an avid traveler and the creator of the “kidnap & ransom thriller series,” Skyjack and The Freedom Broker

Skyjack - The Freedom Broker

From the Kidnap-&-Ransom Thriller Series 


Born in Toronto, and having lived in Africa, the Middle East, and the Caribbean, KJ is an award-winning author and a world-traveler who has deeply engaging stories to tell. She also happens to be one of the kindest and most generous people you’ll ever meet. Carve out an hour and enjoy hearing from someone who works every day to be the best writer she can be. And listen closely, as she will share invaluable secrets on how to make it in the competitive field of publishing. Trust me, you’ll walk away with insights you may not find anywhere else.

Thrillerfest: Winter Thrills

Also, be sure to check out Winter Thrills, part of the Thrillerfest universe. From January 11th to March 18th, 2021, writers can enjoy an exciting new opportunity to take advantage of the chance to participate in Master Class, Practice PitchFest, and the brand new Thriller MBA! In addition to the in-depth panels, you’ll also have the opportunity to submit a query letter and have it critiqued by top agents/editors during one of the sessions. And you will learn from other attendees as you watch the feedback on their queries. APPLY NOW to get access to the site in order to study and absorb all the content for a minimum of six months. You can see the list of Participating Professionals here.


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