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.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR OUR NEXT GENERAL MEETING ON
AUGUST 4TH, 2019!
South Pasadena Library Community Room
1115 El Centro Street
South Pasadena CA 91030
2:00-2:30 p.m. Networking and Refreshments
2:30-4:00 p.m. Program
* CHAPTER MEETINGS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC *
We’re always looking for new characters, so bring your friends!
This activity is not sponsored by the City of South Pasadena or the South Pasadena Library.
WordPress for Authors
Featured Speaker: Anne Louise Bannon
In today’s publishing environment, you need a website even before you start submitting to agents, let alone promote your book. But if anything related to computers gives you the heebie-jeebies, then you’ll want to come to this meeting. Learning about WordPress, the most popular website design platform out there, will give you confidence when talking to your web designer and save you money.
Featured Reader: Pamela Samuels Young
Pamela Samuels Young is an attorney and award-winning author of more than a dozen books. Her most recent courtroom drama, “Abuse of Discretion,” tackles a troubling teen sexting case that gives readers a shocking look inside the juvenile justice system. Her thriller “Anybody’s Daughter” received the prestigious NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Fiction. Prior to becoming a full-time novelist, Pamela served as Managing Counsel for Labor and Employment Law for Toyota and also spent several years with the law firm of O’Melveny and Myers, LLP. A former TV news writer, the Compton native is a proud Trojan and graduate of UC Berkeley School of Law.
Learn more at http://www.pamelasamuelsyoung.com/
Our 2019 anthology FATALLY HAUNTED is available to order now!
Learn more about the authors and editors behind our 2019 anthology FATALLY HAUNTED at our Anthologies page! Also, don’t miss the chance to hear from authors featured in FATALLY HAUNTED in two upcoming events moderated by chapter President Anne Louise Bannon:
AUGUST 10TH, 2019 FROM 1-3PM – Gatsby’s Books, 5535 E Spring St, Long Beach, CA 90808
AUGST 17TH, 2019, FROM 2-4PM – Hyde Park Library, 2205 W Florence Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90043
Speakers Bureau Events Shaping Up!
Events from the Speakers Bureau for 2019 are underway! Find out about upcoming events – as well as how to become part of the chapter’s Speakers Bureau, a benefit of being a member of Sisters in Crime/Los Angeles – at the Speakers Bureau page.
We’re proud of the accomplishments of our members
and we want to spread the word!
Book Release Coming?
ANNOUNCE IT IN THE SinC/LA NEW RELEASE EMAIL!
Each month hundreds of InBoxes sizzle with the exciting new SinC/LA NEW RELEASE email. As part of our ongoing mission to add to the value of your membership, we compile information on the latest hot releases by our author members for an email to the hundreds of mystery lovers on our contact list. If you’re releasing a new crime fiction or mystery soon, go to the MEMBERS ONLY section and follow the instructions to fill out your submission form. Please note that the SinC/LA NEW RELEASE E-MAIL now goes out on THE 25TH OF EACH MONTH, so plan your submissions accordingly.