Foreshadowing. Writers and Readers – Come prepared to discuss your favorite antagonists and why you think they are so good.
At 3 p.m.
Guest speaker – D.P. Lyle
He is the author of SUNSHINE STATE.
Jake Longly and girlfriend Nicole Jamison are confronted with the most bizarre case yet. Serial killer, Billy Wayne Baker, now denies that two of the seven murders he confessed to doing are his work. Not only did he have the motive, means, and opportunity, but also DNA connects him to each murder. Is Billy Wayne simply trying to tweak the system, garner another fifteen minutes of fame? Is it all a game to him? But, if he’s being truthful, is there a killer out there getting away with murder? Who? Why? Most importantly, how?
Mystery Ink Store Events
Saturday, May 18, 5 p.m. – Michael Brandman – WILD CARDS
Michael Brandman will be discussing and signing his latest Buddy Steel novel. The third in his series of Buddy Steel mysteries, WILD CARD, following on the heels of MISSING PERSONS and ONE ON ONE, is being published in May by Poisoned Pen Press.
Brandman co-writes and produces the Jesse Stone TV series based on the books that had previously been written by the late Robert B. Parker. The Jesse Stone TV movies features Tom Selleck as Jesse Stone and began on CBS in 2003 and continues to be made. A tenth Jesse movie is about to be filmed in Nova Scotia. Brandman lives in Los Angeles and is married to the Emmy winning actress Joanna Miles.
Saturday, May 25, 3 p.m. – D.P. Lyle – SUNSHINE STATE – Launch Party! Cake! Goodies!
In SUNSHINE STATE, Jake Longly and girlfriend Nicole Jamison are confronted with the most bizarre case yet. Serial killer, Billy Wayne Baker, now denies that two of the seven murders he confessed to doing are his work. Not only did he have the motive, means, and opportunity, but also DNA connects him to each murder.
Sunday, June 2, 4 p.m. – Mike Belefer & Jack Martin
Wine & Cheese – Joint Signing – Discussion & Signing w/
Mike Befeler – PARADISE COURT: A Mark Yeager Sports Mystery and Jack Martin – TREASON ON THE MISSISSIPPI
Friday, June 14, 1 p.m. – Cara Black – MURDER IN BEL-AIR
Light Refreshments – Discussion & Signing
Saturday, June 29, 4:30 p.m. – Sheila Lowe & Rachel Howzell Hall
Wine & Cheese – Discussion & Signing of their new books
In MURDER IN BEL-AIR, Aimée Leduc receives a phone call from her daughter Chloe’s school informing her that Aimée’s mother, Sidney, never came to pick her up. While leaving the playground with her daughter, Aimée observes the body removal of a homeless woman from the neighboring soup kitchen. Upon further investigation, Aimée learns that the last person seen talking to the dead woman, was her mother, Sidney—who has vanished.
SAVE THE DATE! 6th Annual LADIES OF INTRIGUE Conference
REGISTRATION OPENS MAY 1ST – 6th Annual LADIES OF INTRIGUE
Sunday, November 10, 2019 Headliners: Laurie King and others TBA