We are happy to announce that an author from Sisters in Crime Speakers Bureau will be giving a presentation at our June meeting. Join us June 1, 2019 at the Lewiston Public Library as author Laura DiSilverio delivers a presentation entitled, "No Pain, No Gain: Increasing Conflict in Your Novel".
The meeting starts at 1pm at the Lewiston Public Library: 305 S 8th Street, Lewiston, NY 14092
A retired Air Force intelligence officer, Laura DiSilverio is the national bestselling and award-winning author of 21 mystery, suspense and young adult sci-fi novels. She has written four cozy series for various Penguin imprints, and the Swift Investigations books, a humorous private investigator series, for St. Martin's Minotaur. Library Journal named Close Call one of the Top Five mysteries of 2016, and The Reckoning Stones won the Colorado Book Award for Mystery in 2016. Incubation, the first book of her self-pubbed young adult dystopian trilogy, is an Amazon bestseller that was published in France (and other French speaking countries) by City Editions. A Past President of Sisters in Crime, she taught for Mystery Writers of America's Mystery University, and teaches writing at Writer's Digest conferences and in other venues.
The Executive Committee for this year:
President - Kathleen J. Kaminski
Vice President - Lissa Redmond
Treasurer - Jim Toner
Secretary - Robbi Hess
Elections are complete. Our new executive committee, taking office in October, are:
The Murder on Ice chapter will be celebrating the 30th birthday of Sisters in Crime with a special event, an interactive murder mystery called Murder at the Book Signing. Tickets will go on sale soon, but right now we have space for a few more guest authors.
Date: Saturday,May 20th
Location: The Winery at Marjim Manor, http://www.marjimmanor.com/
Attending authors will participate in an interactive murder mystery for the ticketed guests, followed by a book signing. All signing authors MUST be professional members of Sisters in Crime to be considered for a signing spot.
For any questions, please contact Barbara Early. To apply, fill in the form below. In the comments include the titles of your most recent books.
UPDATE: Good news! We have found a local bookstore willing to order in traditionally published books and consign self-published books! For more info...
A reporter from the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle recently visited with us. Read what he said, here:
Thanks to the Sisters In Crime speakers bureau, Murder on Ice is happy to announce that Jess Lourey will be visiting us on June 4th! Details on our main page.