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Events

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Wed, May 15th, 2019

Elysian Library Presentation

When:
May 15, 2019
6:00-7:30
Where:
Elysian Area Library
Elysian, MN
What:
A Writer's Journey
Ever wonder where writers get their ideas, and how their books go from a dusty manuscript in their desk to a published book in stores and on library shelves? Join critically-acclaimed author and creative writing professor Jessica Lourey as she discusses the inspiration for her Mira James mysteries, her young adult series, her thriller, and her future projects. She'll also share her journey from unpublished writer to author of eighteen books. Come with questions, and prepare to be entertained. This event is free and open to the public.



Sun, June 2nd, 2019

Write That Book in France

When:
June 2-8, 2019
Where:
A luxury villa north of Paris!
What:
Imagine finding the heart of your novel or memoir in a luxurious private villa set in the shadow of an 11th century abbey. Join bestselling writer Jessica Lourey and healer and writing coach Allison Quaid on this week-long writing retreat that visits one of the most inspiring sites in France. Rest, relax, and write! Your retreat experience will be tailored to where you're at in your writing process.



Thu, June 27th, 2019

April Fools Signing

When:
June 27, 2019
Where:
Once Upon a Crime
Minneapolis, MN
What:
I'll be signing along with two friends and fabulous writers, Susie Calkins and Kristi Belcamino. I'll be signing copies of April Fools, Susie will be signing copies of Murder Knocks Twice (it's a fantastic 1920s mystery!), and Kristi will be signing her upcoming thriller, Queen of Spades.



Sun, August 4th, 2019

Writing Retreat in Lake Tahoe

When:
August 4-10, 2019
Where:
Lake Tahoe
What:
This one week, women-only writing retreat gifts you the time, space, and instruction needed to take your writing to the next level. Rejuvenate, replenish, and hang out with creative women!



Sat, September 28th, 2019

Write Now! Conference

When:
September 27-28, 2019
Where:
Write Now!
Phoenix, AZ
What:
I'll be leading my Market Your Book Workshop

Latest Release

In this highly-anticipated comic caper mystery series finale, librarian, aspiring PI, and unlucky-in-love Mira James discovers that a secret her father carried to his grave is the key to finding why Battle Lake girls are vanishing.

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Interested in free books, exclusive bonus content, and VIP early access to Jess’ upcoming projects? Then sign up here to become a VIP Reader. You’ll immediately receive a free copy of May Day, the first in the Mira James comic caper mysteries, just for signing up!

Become a VIP Writer!

Do you want to learn more about writing, including receiving marketing tips and tricks, deals on valuable workshops and retreats, and time management hacks? Join the VIP Writer’s Club! You’ll receive free VIP access to an online novel-writing course just for signing up and can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time.

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