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Future Meetings in 2014

Nov 1 -      CHAPTER AUTHORS PANEL
                 Howard County Public Library
                 East Columbia Branch, Columbia, MD

Dec 6 -     CHAPTER AUTHORS PANEL
                Reston Public Library, Reston, VA

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Next Event:
November 1, 2014

12:45 pm - Mingle & Snacks
1:00 pm - Program Begins

 

MYSTERY AUTHOR

EXTRAVAGANZA!!

              

Cosponsored by Howard County Library
 
How did it get to be October again? Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa are right around the corner. Here’s your chance to kick your holiday shopping off right. Come to the our November meeting to hear from, meet, and mingle with 18 chapter authors who’ve had something new published this year in the mystery field. Booksellers from Mystery Loves Company will be there to sell books. So come on down and support your chapter authors at our annual holiday-season kick-off event! 
 
Which authors will there? Donna Andrews, Maya Corrigan, Maddi Davidson, Christina Freeburn, Barb Goffman, Mary Ellen Hughes, Peggy Jaegly, Jacqui Lane, Clyde Linsley,  Linda Lombardi, Debbi Mack, Eileen McIntire, Kathryn O’Sullivan, Sandra Parshall, KM Rockwood, Harriette Sackler, Cathy Wiley, and Rebecca York
 

**The meeting is free and open to the public, but to be sure we have enough chairs out, PLEASE RSVP to:

Barb Goffman
barbgoffman [[at]] yahoo [[dot]] com
 by Thursday, October 30th.
 

(Of course, if you decide to attend at the last minute, we'd still love to see you.)
 
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HOWARD COUNTY LIBRARY
(East Columbia Branch)
6600 Cradlerock Way
Columbia, MD  21045
410-313-7700

GOOGLE MAP & DIRECTIONS LINK HERE

PARKING: Plentiful and Free

**EVENT FLYER HERE**

Invite an Author to Your Book Club or Library

What's more fun than immersing yourself in a good mystery? Discussing it with the author! The Chesapeake Chapter's published authors are available to attend book discussion groups or to appear at library events. If you'd like to meet local writers and talk with them about their work, contact the chapter's Library Liaison, Sandra Parshall, for help in setting up an event.

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Chesapeake Crimes

The fifth volume of the Chesapeake Crimes series, "This Job is Murder," is now available for purchase.
The anthology, published by Wildside Press, features short stories by:

Donna Andrews
David Autry
Jill M. Breslau
Karen Cantwell
Leone Ciporin
E.B. Davis
Barb Goffman
Ellen Herbert
Smita Harish Jain
C. Ellett Logan
Shari Randall
Harriette Sackler
Art Taylor
Cathy Wiley

Donna Andrews, Barb Goffman, and Marcia Talley were the coordinating editors. The members of the editorial panel were Ellen Crosby, Sandra Parshall, and Dan Stashower.

Available from the publisher, as well as from:
-- Mystery Loves Company Booksellers
-- Barnesandnoble.com
-- Amazon.com

Previous titles in the series are also available:
Chesapeake Crimes I
Chesapeake Crimes II
Chesapeake Crimes 3
Chesapeake Crimes 4: They Had It Comin'

 

More information and how to order.

 

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The Chesapeake Chapter of Sisters in Crime, like its national parent organization, was created to promote the professional development and advancement of women crime fiction writers to achieve equality in the industry.

Membership is open to anyone with a love of mysteries - men and women, readers and writers - who would like to help promote the advancement of women mystery writers. Chapter members typically come from D.C., Maryland and Virginia.

Chesapeake Chapter Officers for 2014

President: Cathy Wiley
Vice President: Diane M. Davidson
Secretary: Becky Hutchison
Treasurer: Donna Andrews

Committee Chairs

Program Chair: Becky Hutchison
Membership Chairs: C. Ellett Logan and Donna Andrews
Field Trip Chair:  Diana Van Dyke
Publications Chair: Marcia Talley
Member Liaison:  Susan O'Brien

Other Contacts

Website and listserv coordinators: Donna Andrews & Becky Hutchison
Authors' Events Coordinator: Open

 

 

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Last updated: 18 October 2014