MYSTERY SCENE MAGAZINE, edition 154.
Author Betty Webb reviews Phoenix Burning with her author spotlight featuring an article describing my experiences as a female police officer. Read about the good, the bad, and the ugly in this prestigious publication. Includes photographs!
Available for purchase at your local bookstore (magazine section), or digitally at their website (link above).
Mesa Public Libraries Author of the Month for May. Come by and say hi!
- Saturday, May 5, 2:00 – 4:00 PM, Lobby, main library
- Saturday, May 19, 1:00 – 3:00 PM, Lobby, Dobson Ranch branch
- Saturday, May 26, 1:00 – 3:00 PM, Lobby, Red Mountain branch
I will have a booth with books available.
I will be speaking and signing with a lively, interactive presentation. Mostly Books bookstore will be selling copies of Blood’s Echo and Phoenix Burning at this event.
Special talk and book signing. All mystery lovers welcome!
I will be speaking and signing at Venture Out Resort. Please come by!
Appearance on a panel of authors at the conference:
11:30-12:15 True Tales from a Life in Mystery
Jamie Freveletti, Michael Koryta, Mary Kubica, Isabella Maldonado, Lori Rader-Day, Julia Borcherts, moderator
I will participate in several author panels at the festival, and am honored to host a table at the Author’s Table Dinner Friday night. You can also find me at the Mostly Books booth and the Clues Unlimited booth on Saturday (times are listed below). Please come out and enjoy a great weekend for a great cause!
Event 1: Post-combat Peril (These three mystery writers create protagonists whose military experiences have left them emotionally scarred, and with the help of dogs they learn to reconnect with the world.)
Location: Student Union Santa Rita
Day/Time: Saturday, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Panelists: Spencer Quinn, Alex Kava, Nick Petrie
Moderator: Isabella Maldonado
Event 2: Book Signing
Location: Mostly Books booth
Date/Time: Saturday, 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Event 3: Book Signing
Location: Clues Unlimited booth
Date/Time: Saturday 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Event 4: Sophomore Books (Discover how authors tackle writing their second book while also continuing to promote their first book, handle their nerves about writing another book, and not burning out. This panel will feature two mystery authors and two fiction authors.)
Location: Koffler Room 216
Day/Time: Saturday, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Panelists: Shannon Baker, Carrie La Seur, Isabella Maldonado, Cynthia Swanson
Event 5: Writing Authentic Police Procedurals (A police veteran will discuss insider tips that help make a convincing mystery)
Location: Integrated Learning Center, Room 141
Day/Time: Sunday, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Panelist: Isabella Maldonado
Event 6: Arizona Crimes (Arizona provides the setting for these mystery writers)
Location: Integrated Learning Center, Room 120
Day/Time: Sunday, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Panelists: Steven Cooper, J.A. Jance, Isabella Maldonado
Official launch for Book 2 in the Veranda Cruz Series.
I will be signing both BLOOD’S ECHO (Book 1) and PHOENIX BURNING (Book 2) at this event.
Come by for a live interview, giveaways, and more!
Arizona Daily Mix hosts Catherine Anaya and Danielle Williams will interview Lynn Wiese Sneyd (literary consultant for the Tuscon Festival of Books) and me about the upcoming festival. The show will air live from 9:00 am – 10:00 am local AZ time. Tune in to AZ TV 7 to watch the fun!
Suspense Magazine’s BEYOND THE COVER hosts John Raab and Jeff Ayers put me on the hot seat!