- Join Ann Parker and Camille Minichino for a two-fer launch party of three new titles (What Gold Buys by Ann, and Matrimony in Miniature and Cancelled by Murder by Camille) on Thursday, September 22, 2016, at 7 pm, at Towne Center Books in Pleasanton, California. There will be ** BOOKS ** SWAG** REFRESHMENTS** and of course... the authors. ;-)
- Margaret Lucke joins authors JoAnn Smith Ainsworth and Kate Jessica Raphael for a fun and informal panel about writing mysteries and crime fiction. Saturday, September 24, at 1 pm, at Barnes & Noble, Emeryville, California.
- Carole Price signed a contract with Black Opal Books for Vineyard Prey, the third book in her Shakespeare in the Vineyard series. Her first short story, "The Glass Birdhouse," appears in the recently released Happy Homicides 4: Fall into Crime anthology. She's also started a new series, a stained glass studio cozy.
One could probably attend a conference-a-month (or more!) in the mystery world. But which ones? And how far does one go to attend one of these gatherings?
Hmmm. Let's see what the LadyKillers have to say about this one, Monday through Friday.
This topic is quite timely, as it comes hot on the heels of the biggest annual mystery convention of them all: Bouchercon, which was held this year in New Orleans. Three LadyKillers attended this year... and here they are, caught by the camera at Bouchercon, New Orleans: