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Events

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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 and Publishing 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! RETREAT IS FULL.



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



Sat, February 8th, 2020

Sisters in Crime, Middle Tennessee Chapter Presentation

When:
February 2020, exact date TBD
Where:
Sisters in Crime, Middle Tennessee Chapter
What:
Workshop TBD



Sat, March 21st, 2020

Murder and Mayhem in Chicago

When:
March 21, 2020
Where:
Murder and Mayhem in Chicago
What:
MMC is a one-day event featuring some of Chicago’s top mystery/crime writers and a few of their friends, too. This event is perfect for crime readers and librarians hoping to find new books to read and aspiring crime writers hoping to learn about the mystery community and writing and publishing careers.



Fri, March 27th, 2020

UW Madison Writers' Institute

When:
March 26-29, 2020
Where:
Pathway to Publication
Madison, Wisconsin
What:
I'll be delivering the Friday keynote plus offering workshops throughout the day. Details TBA. Please join me at this fabulous writing conference, in its 30th year!

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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