If you are looking for the Femmes in Raleigh--and we hope you are—here’s where to find us!
Safe travels—and see you soon!
Friday, October 9,
Saturday, October 10
Mysteries and Crimes Beyond the White Picket Fence
Donna Andrews, moderator
Judy Penz Sheluk
Sunday, October 11
"Wit," "Insight" & "The Odd" in Mystery Fiction
Moderator John Burley
Will be at New York Comic-Con instead of B'Con, but I'm really thrilled that the first Bouchercon Anthology is up for an Anthony!
**TONI KELNER/ Leigh Perry
Thursday, Oct. 8
Author Speed Dating
8 AM to 10 AM
Marriott: State CD
Sponsoring the Hospitality Suite
to celebrate the debut of
THE SKELETON HAUNTS A HOUSE
1 PM to 3 PM
Marriott: Hospitality Suite
Friday, Oct. 9
Panel: Parnormal in Mystery
Marriott: State AB
Sheraton: Hanover Ballroom
Saturday, Oct. 10
Hosting a table at Librarian’s Tea
Marriott: State CD
Thur Oct 8, 2.30pm State AB:
The Comfort of Mystery in a Random World, Catriona McPherson (M), Kathy Lynn Emerson (Kaitlyn Dunnett), KArn McCullough Jenn McKinley, Caro Soles.
Thur Oct 8, 5.30pm
State ABCD: Opening Ceremonies, including Macavity Awards. The Day She Died is up for best novel and A Deadly Measure of Brimstone is up for the Sue Feder Memorial
Friday, Oct 9, 7.30am, University ABC, Sisters in Crime Breakfast.
Saturday, Oct 10,, 6.45pm, State ABCDE.
Anthony Awards. I won't physically be there but in spirit I'll be there with Jess Constable from The Day She Died, hoping with everything crossed that we win an Anthony.
**HANK PHILLIPPI RYAN
Attending SinC into Great Writing seminar with James Scott Bell
Signing at Mystery Mikes with Caroline Todd and Charles Todd
7:30 AM Sister in Crime Breakfast
Write What You Know, the Day Job or Not?
Deborah Lacy [MODERATOR]
Hank Phillippi Ryan
Nancy G. West
2-2:30 Signing at FORGE reception
5:30 Opening Ceremonies!
WRITES OF PASSAGE nominated for the Macavity
Oak Forest AB
Human Nature : Our fascination with law breakers & law enforcers in fiction
Hank Phillippi Ryan [moderator]
The Southern Tea in Honor of Librarians
State Ballroom C & D (at the Marriott)
2:30pm to 4pm.
*Hank Phillippi Ryan (moderator)
6:45 ANTHONY Awards
TRUTH BE TOLD nominated for the Anthony Best Novel
WRITES OF PASSAGE nominated for the Anthony Best Non-Fiction
Thursday, October 8 at 8:30am Room TBA
Thursday, October 8, 11:30am
Thursday Oct 8, from 4:30pm - 5:15pm
“The Literary vs. Pulp Traditions of Crime Fiction,"
Friday, October 9, 4 PM
Bourchercon World Mystery Conference - Raleigh -
What a fun panel with three other irrepressible mystery writers: Sheila Connolly, Chris Knopf and Katy Munger. Kristopher Zgorski, of BOLO Book Reviews is the moderator. Be prepared for an hour of wise cracks and wise words as we tackle this subject and beat it to a . . . pulp.
**(The other femmes and frères are sad to miss it—and are off having other adventures—so watch this space for big news!)
See you all in Raleigh! And hey, friends of Femmes—where will you be so we can find you?