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SISTERS IN CRIME MISSION STATEMENT: To promote the professional development and advancement of women crime writers to achieve equality in the industry.

The normal meeting location is at the Irvine Ranch Water District, in the Community Affairs meeting room on the far left side of the parking lot, when you enter the parking lot from Sand Canyon Road.

Irvine Ranch Water District
15500 Sand Canyon Ave.
Irvine, CA 92618-3102

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Disclaimer: Irvine Ranch Water District neither supports nor endorses the cause nor activities of organizations which use the District's meeting rooms that are made available as a public service


Save the Date for Ladies of Intrigue 2015

Saturday, October 3, 2015


A day-long event featuring
Remarkable Women Mystery Writers
Hotel Huntington Beach
With special guest speaker Catriona McPherson
SinC National President
And other soon to be announced authors *

* Interested authors are invited to contact OC SinC president Gayle Carline

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* Details available here soon *

Latest News:

Visit OC Sisters in Crime / Mystery Ink
THIS WEEKEND: April 18-19
Booth #376
L.A. Times Festival of Books
Author Signing Schedule
Directions to Festival at USC

Mystery Ink Bookstore - Bridgecreek Plaza 8907 Warner Avenue #135, Huntington Beach Corner of Magnolia & Warner – across the street (Magnolia) from Starbucks.

Contact:, (714) 960-4000

April and May meetings:

Sunday, April 26, 2015

2:00 PM: Writers Forum
Topic: "Research for Writers: How much is too much?"

3:00 PM: Guest speaker ANNE CLEELAND, author of the New Scotland Yard series, talks about her new release MURDER IN HINDSIGHT

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Sunday, May 31, 2015

The May meeting will be held one week later than originally announced, and an hour earlier; please note the change of date – it is now scheduled for Sunday, May 31 – and that we will get started at 1 p.m. with our Readers’ Forum.

1:00 PM: Readers Forum
Topic: "Armchair Travel for Readers: Mysteries set in foreign lands and their appeal. Where do our members like to go for a good story?"

2:00 PM: Guest speaker COLIN COTTERILL will discuss SIX AND A HALF DEADLY SINS, the ninth and latest title in his popular Dr. Siri Paiboun series.

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