Sisters in Crime Los Angeles is a chapter of the international organization Sisters in Crime. We are authors, readers, publishers, agents, booksellers and librarians bound by our passion for the mystery genre and our support of women who write mysteries. We welcome mystery lovers from anywhere, who share an interest in the Los Angeles mystery community.
Next chapter meeting Sunday, July 10:
Featured Speaker: Tyson Cornell “Marketing and Publicity”
Tyson Cornell is the founder of Rare Bird Books, publisher of forty books per year distributed through Publishers Group West, and Rare Bird Lit, a firm specializing in marketing, publicity, and design services for publishers, authors, and organizations. In 2013, he co-edited, with author March Weingarten (Thirsty, The Gang That Wouldn’t Write Straight), Yes Is The Answer: And Other Prog Rock Tales, featuring Rick Moody, Charles Bock, Beth Lisick, Peter Case, Margaret Wappler, and many others. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and two kids.
Featured Reader: Daryl Wood Gerber
Agatha Award-winning and bestselling author DARYL WOOD GERBER ventures into the world of suspense with her new novel, GIRL ON THE RUN. Daryl also writes the Cookbook Nook Mysteries, and as AVERY AAMES, she pens the Cheese Shop Mysteries. Fun tidbit: as an actress, Daryl appeared in “Murder, She Wrote”. She has also jumped out of a perfectly good airplane and hitchhiked around Ireland by herself. She loves to read and has a frisky Goldendoodle named Sparky.
Unless otherwise noted, our monthly meetings are held in the South Pasadena Library Community Room, 2-4 pm, 1115 El Centro St., South Pasadena, CA 91030 *These activities are not sponsored by the City of South Pasadena or the South Pasadena Public Library. ADMISSION IS FREE.
→ OUR NEXT WORKSHOP: SATURDAY JULY 16 ←
“Social Media Marketing for Authors”
Don’t know your @@ from a ##? Wonder why you should have a personal page or a professional one or both? On Saturday July 16, writing whiz, Twitter trainer, and Facebook fan Tammy Kaehler presents a hands-on workshop in the basics of social media. Bring your laptop or tablet computer!
Details and signup in the Workshops section.
BIG CONGRATS to our SinC/LA 2016 ANTHONY NOMINEES!
Authors and Titles in the For Your Consideration section
CALIFORNIA CRIME WRITERS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCES 2017 DATES AND GUESTS OF HONOR
Details in the California Crime Writers Conference Section