For the Love of Mystery

08/09/17 07:00 PM - 08/09/17 08:00 PM
Curious Iguana
12 North Market Street, Frederick, MD 21701, USA

Meet mystery authors and Sisters in Crime members Sherry Harris and Shawn Reilly Simmons as they discuss their books and their love of mystery writing. Hear the stories behind their success, and get their recommendations on the latest must-read mysteries. Q&A, book signing, and a mystery prize giveaway will follow discussion. Free event; no registration required.

About the authors:

Sherry Harris uses her love of garage sales, her life as a military spouse, and her time living in Massachusetts as inspiration for the Sarah Winston Garage Sale series. For more information, visit sherryharrisauthor.com. Shawn Reilly Simmons is the author of The Red Carpet Catering Mysteries featuring Penelope Sutherland, an on-set movie caterer. Find out more at shawnreillysimmons.com.

Related events

  • 12/01/17 07:00 PM - 12/01/17 08:00 PM
    Meet Chris Grabenstein, author of all of the Mr. Lemoncello books and learn more about the life of an author and behind-the-scenes stories of Chris’s popular mid-grade series--including his most recent book, Mr. Lemoncello’s Great Library Race, releasing this October. Chris will meet and greet fans, answer questions, and sign books, which will be available for purchase at the event. Free and open to the public; no registration required. Recommended for 3rd-6th graders and their families.
  • 12/02/17 01:00 PM - 12/02/17 02:00 PM
    Meet Chris Grabenstein, author of all of the Mr. Lemoncello books and learn more about the life of an author. In Chris’ latest book, Mr. Lemoncello’s Great Library Race, everyone's favorite game maker, Mr. Lemoncello, is testing out his new FABULOUS FACT-FINDING FRENZY game. If Kyle can make it through the first round, he and the other lucky finalists will go on a great race—by bicycle, bookmobile, and even Mr. Lemoncello's corporate banana jet!—to find fascinating facts about famous Americans. The first to bring their facts back to the library will win spectacular prizes. But when a few surprising "facts" surface about Mr. Lemoncello, it might be GO TO JAIL and LOSE A TURN all at once! Could Kyle's hero be a fraud? It's winner take all, so Kyle and the other kids will have to dig deep to find out the truth before the GAME is OVER for Mr. Lemoncello and his entire fantastic empire! Q&A and book signing will follow author presentation, and books will be available for purchase at event. Following the event, participants can enjoy a winter treasure hunt in the library as part of Urbana Library's day-long holiday celebration. Free and open to the public; no registration required. Best for 3rd-6th graders. Presented in partnership with Frederick County Public Libraries.
Facebook
Instagram
SOCIALICON