Scott Montgomery Presents Nov. 8
BookPeople crime fiction coordinator Scott Montgomery will present a mystery panel program called “Authors you don’t know and should,” Sunday, November 8, at 2:15 p.m. at the Sisters in Crime: Heart of Texas meeting at the Yarborough Public Library at 2200 Hancock Drive in Austin. Special guests include Hopeton Hay of KAZI FM 88.7, writers Minerva Koenig and Jesse Sublett, and possible surprise visitors. Prepare to have fun and ask questions.
Alexandra Burt Talks Thrillers Dec. 13
Sisters in Crime member Alexandra Burt, author of the thriller Remember Mia (also published as Little Girl Gone), will be guest speaker at 2:15 p.m., Heart of Texas: Sisters in Crime meeting, Sunday, Dec. 13, at the Yarborough Public Library. She will talk about writing, including her experiences in preparing the same novel for publication in both the UK and the United States.
MysteryPeople celebrates fifth anniversary Nov. 7
MysteryPeople (at BookPeople, Sixth St. and Lamar Blvd.) will be celebrating its fifth anniversary on Saturday, November 7 at 3 p.m. with a panel discussion featuring several local authors. Celebrations will take place on BookPeople’s third floor, starting at 3 p.m. There will be cake and celebratory beverages, trivia with giveaways, and the unveiling of the MysteryPeople Top 100, a list of the 100 mysteries nearest and dearest to the MysteryPeople staff and community.
Nominations for 2016 officers will be announced at the November 8 meeting of Sisters in Crime: Heart of Texas chapter. A brief business meeting to introduce candidates will be held before the mystery panel discussion.
Please send your local chapter dues ($20.00) to Sisters in Crime: Heart of Texas chapter, 4500 Williams Dr., Suite 212-334, Georgetown, TX 78633 by January 1, 2016.
You must also be a member of the national organization of Sisters in Crime to belong to Sisters in Crime: Heart of Texas chapter. Please go to http://www.sistersincrime.org to join online.