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Who Are We

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Meet "The Queen of All Poisons"
You can catch me at the bookstore,most Tuesday mornings (July-Dec) after opening for signings and discussion.
Illume Bookshop
10 Market Square
Newburyport, MA

Shop local#ShopTheStack – Illume Books
Check @illumebooks on Instagram for updates 

Mystery, Suspense and Thriller Book Club meets the third Tuesday of the month (Jan-June)

Hofstra University Alumni Spotlight Awards

Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

March 12, 2024 

Left Coast Crime Convention

Seattle, Washington

April 10-14, 2024

Panel: Devils in the Details: Research!

(Saturday April13,11:30-12:15 Grand C)

Book sales and signings

Linden Ponds Book Club

Hingham, MA

May 14, 2024

Crime Fiction Author Festival

Langley-Adams Library

185 Main Street

Groveland, MA 

May 18, 2024 10am-3pm,

Panel, book sales and signings

Beach Reads Day

Natick Farmer's Market

Intersection of Rt 27 & Rt 135

Natick, MA

June 8, 2024, 9am-1pm

Book sales and signings

Maine Crime Wave 

June 14-15, 2024

Portland, ME

Panel: How True is Your Crime?

9am June 15

Book sales and signings

Book Launch Open House  We'll Always Have Poison

Thursday July18, 2024 from 5-8pm

Illume Bookshop10 Market Square, Newburyport, MA

Also Saturday and Sunday (July 20-21) from noon.

Check @illumebooks on Instagram for updates 

Mystery Making/Sisters in Crime New England

Woburn Public Library

95 Pleasant Street

Woburn, MA

August 3, 2024-- 1-3pm

Fast paced improv game

Panel, book sales and signings

Adventures of Writers on Writing

Topsham Public Library

25 Foreside Road

Topsham, ME

August 20, 2024-- 6pm

Panel, book sales and signings

Boston Book Festival

October 26th, 2024

Independent Publishers of New England (IPNE) Booth

Mystery Writers of America-NE  

Copley Square Park, Boston MA

Independent Publishers of New England

13th Annual Publishers and Authors Virtual Conference

November 1-2, 2024 

For more info and registration click here

New England Crime Bake

November 8-10, 2024 

Boston/Dedham Hilton, MA

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