In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who blog regularly at Maine Crime Writers:
From John Clark: John’s story “Relatively Annoying” is in the Day of the Dark anthology, edited by Kaye George and due out from Wildside Press on July 21. Here’s a sneak peek at the cover.
From Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson: In addition to the two Goodreads giveaways of Liss MacCrimmon series titles set up by Kensington, Kaitlyn’s publisher (https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/234971-kilt-at-the-highland-games and
https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/234970-the-scottie-barked-at-midnight), there is also a Goodreads giveaway going on right now for autographed copies of Kathy’s short story collection, Different Times, Different Crimes. Here is the link: https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/235672-different-times-different-crimes. The winner of the giveaway here at Maine Crime Writers was Julianne Spreng.
On Thursday night, Kate Flora, Dick Cass, and Lea Wait will be at the Gray Library at 6:30 to discuss Cozy vs. Hardboiled Mysteries.
On Saturday, May 20th, Kate Flora and Roger Guay will be at the Newport Cultural Center, Newport, Maine at 11:00 a.m. to talk about A Good Man with a Dog.
Readers are reminded that someone who leaves us a comment this month will be the lucky recipient of a bag of Maine books and goodies. Don’t miss your chance.
An invitation to readers of this blog: Do you have news relating to Maine, Crime, or Writing? We’d love to hear from you. Just comment below to share.
And a reminder: If your library, school, or organization is looking for a speaker, we are often available to talk about the writing process, research, where we get our ideas, and other mysteries of the business. Contact Kate Flora