Speakers Bureau

"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.

"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.