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 Sisters in Crime Desert Sleuths Chapter- WriteNow! 2017 Conference “Writer Quest: Conquer the Publishing Jungle”

The Sisters in Crime Desert Sleuths Chapter invites you to our annual WriteNow! 2017 Conference “Writer Quest: Conquer the Publishing Jungle”


Featuring Keynote Speaker, International Bestselling author




CLIVE CUSSLER will share his techniques, secrets and strategies for conquering the literary jungle. The conference will also feature New York Times Bestselling author LEE GOLDBERG, and ROBIN BURCELL, who co-writes a book series with Mr. Cussler.


Publicist, social media pro and brand manager, DANA KAYE, specializes in coaching clients on how to establish their personal brand.


Also on hand, literary agent JILL MARR from the Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency will take pitches. Developmental editor HOLLY LORINCZ will provide editing sessions. [The pitch and editing sessions are an additional fee and you must register for WriteNow! to be eligible to submit materials.]




Friday Evening Reception: August 11, 2017, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

Changing Hands Bookstore, 300 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013


Full Day Conference: Saturday, August 12, 2017, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Embassy Suites, 4415 E. Paradise Valley Parkway South, Phoenix, 85032


The conference is open to the public and suitable for all genres of interest, will include the aforementioned speakers, panel discussions, as well as the opportunity for attendees to buy the speakers’ books and have them signed. Lunch and snacks are included. A silent auction will be held, plus a free drawing for a loaded Kindle.


For COMPLETE DETAILS and to REGISTER, please click HERE.

Sisters in Crime Desert Sleuths Chapter

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Arizona Daily Star July 25, 2010- BOOK EVENTS



      Buddhist Book Group- Antigone books, 411 N. Fourth Ave.  group will discuss MINDFUL EATING: A GUIDE TO REDISCOVERING A HEATHY AND JOYFUL RELATIONSHIP WITH FOOD by Jan Chozen Bays.  2 p.m.  Today.  Free.  792-3715


      Marana Mystery Book Club- Geasa- Marana Library, 13370 N. Lon Adams Road.  Group will discuss the 2010 OneBookAz selection, THE TRUNK MURDERESS:WINNIE RUTH JUDD by Jana Bommersbach.  5-6 p.m.  Tuesday.  Free, 594-5255.

      Science Fiction Book Club- Ora Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drivbe.  Discussing 1984 by George Orwell.  7-8 p.m., Tuesday, free.  229-5300


      Book Sale- Nanini Library, 7300 N. Shannon Road.  10 a.m.  3 p.m.  Wednesday.  Free.  594-5365.

      Sonoran Sleuths Mystery Book Club- Oro valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive.  INCA GOLD by Clive Cussler.  11 a.m.- noon.  Wednesday.  Free.  229-5300


       Urban Yarns at the Library-  Joel D. Valdez Main Library.  101 N. Stone Ave.  Bring your hooks, needles and lunches and peruse the library’s latest fiver-themed books.  No instruction provided.  Noon- 1 p.m.  Friday.  Free.  791-4010 


      Book Signing and Discussion- Borders, 4235 N. Oracle Road.  John David Krygelski will sign and discuss his suspense-thriller THE HARVEST.  2 p.m.  Saturday.  Free.  292-1331. 

      Gecko Gals Ink Book Signing- Bookmans, 3733 W. Ina Road.  Carol Costa, Mary Ann Hutchinson, Jude Johnson, D. H. Palmer and Ashleen O’Gaea who will discuss and sign their books.  2-4 p.m. Saturday.  Free.  579-0303.

      Next Sunday

      Democracy & Dissent Book Group- Antigone Books, 411 N. Fourth Ave.  Group will discuss FREEDOM FOR THE THOUGHT THAT WE HATE: A BIOGRAPHY OF THE FIRST AMENDMENT by Anthony Lewis.  2 p.m. next Sunday.  Free.  792-3715

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