Events

CITY OF ANGELS outing!

Where: Lyric Stage Company, 140 Clarendon Street, 2nd Floor Boston, MA 02116
When: 04/11/2015

The Lyric Stage Company of Boston is doing CITY OF ANGELS this spring. CITY OF ANGELS is a musical about a crime writer and his protaganist, and their tug of war over telling their story. 

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"Using What You Know (or What You'd Like to Know) to Write a Mystery"

Where: Stoneham Public Library, 32 Main Street, Stoneham, MA 02183
When: 04/17/2015

Edith Maxwell and Susan Oleksiw will discuss how they use already existing areas of expertise, along with research into new areas, to write their books as part of a tea and chocolate-tasting benefit at the Stoneham Public Library.

"Stealing from the Dead, Ideas and Where They Get Them"

Where: Billerica Public Library, 15 Concord Road, Billerica, MA (978-671-0948)
When: 04/22/2015

Sheila Connolly, Hallie Ephron, and Clea Simon will discuss the many different, and sometimes unusual, places where they find the ideas for their mystery and suspense novels.

Villains, Heroes, and Sidekicks—Crafting Characters that thrill readers (and SELL books)

Where: Dedham Hilton, Dedham, MA
When: 05/17/2015

What: Villains, Heroes, and Sidekicks—Crafting Characters that thrill readers (and SELL books)

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"It's a Mystery to Me"

Where: Belfast Free Library, 106 High Street, Belfast, ME 04915
When: 06/30/2015

Jessie Crockett, Vicki Doudera, and Kate Flora will discuss the nuts and bolts of writing a mystery--everything from getting that first idea, plotting, creating characters, doing research, and the daily schedule that gets the book written.

Mystery author presentation

Where: Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant Street, Brunswick, ME 04011
When: 10/06/2015

Clea Simon will discuss her several feline mystery series as part of the Autumn Mystery Author Series at the Curtis Memorial Library.

Mystery author presentation

Where: Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant Street, Brunswick, ME 04011
When: 10/20/2015

Jessie Crockett will discuss her maple syrup mystery series as part of the Autumn Mystery Author Series at the Curtis Library.