Events/Appearances/Workshops



Fall Workshops at The Writer’s Center

September 22
10:00 am – 12:30 pm:   Elements of Fiction: Dialogue

2:00  pm – 4:30 pm:     Write Tight!

The Writer’s Center
4508 Walsh Street
Bethesda, MD 20815

For complete details, visit   www.writer.org


Fall for the Book
October 13, 1:30 – 2:30

Panel: Crime Fiction as Social Commentary

Join panelists John Copenhaver, Aimee Hix, Alan Orloff, and LynDee Walker, along with moderator Ed Aymar, for a “lively discussion of how their work, and crime fiction historically, has been informed by social issues including race, gender, religion, and sexuality.”

George Mason University
Merten Hall, Room 1203
4441 George Mason Blvd.
Fairfax, VA 22030


Mystery Author Extravaganza I
November 3

Authors from the Chesapeake Chapter of Sisters in Crime will be discussing their new work. Books available for purchase and signing, just in time for the holidays. Refreshments, too!


The University Club’s 29th Annual Meet the Author Night
November 28, 5:30 – 8:00 pm

The University Club of Washington, DC
1135 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC  20036

Don’t miss this opportunity to meet an eclectic group of bestselling authors and select gifts for book lovers of all ages. Come and get a jump on your holiday gift-giving and chat up the author as they sign a copy of their book just for you and yours!   This favorite and always fun Club event, which is open to all members and the general public, will feature more than 70 authors. No admission charge!


Mystery Author Extravaganza II
December 1

Reston Regional Library (Fairfax County Library)
11925 Bowman Towne Drive
Reston, VA 20190-3311

Authors from the Chesapeake Chapter of Sisters in Crime will be discussing their new work. Books available for purchase and signing, just in time for the holidays!