October 20, 5 p.m. PT
HISTORICALS: Stepping into the Past—Crafting the Historical Mystery
A panel with Laurie King, Catriona McPherson, Michael J. Cooper, and Priscilla Royal
Via Zoom, register here
(A Northern California Mystery Writers of America event)


January 20, noon
San Ramon Valley Newcomers Club
San Ramon, CA

April 7–10
Left Coast Crime: Southwest Sleuths
Albuquerque, NM

Previous Appearances


February 27
Virtual Event
The Left Coast Crime “Unconvention”

June 16, 7 p.m.
Virtual Event
Desert Sleuths Chapter of Sisters in Crime
Conversation with Mysti Berry

July 15, 4-5 p.m.
Virtual Event
“More Than Malice” Author Speed Dating

August 25–29 — CANCELLED
Bouchercon 2021
New Orleans, LA

September 14, noon
Meeting with local book group


January 26, 2 p.m.
Victorian Tea
With authors Dianne Freeman and Rosemary Simpson
The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Scottsdale, AZ
Watch the video from this event!

January 30, 11:30 a.m.
Read-It & Eat
Towne Center Books
Pleasanton, CA
Note: This ticketed event includes lunch.
To learn more and buy tickets, click here and scroll down

February 1, 2 p.m.
The Book Carnival
With Margaret Dumas
Orange, CA

February 10, 4 p.m.
Author Talk
Zeta Mu Chapter, Delta Kappa Gamma

March 7, 11:30 a.m.
Sisters in Crime Mystery Authors: Lunch and Panel Discussion
With Diana Chambers, Priscilla Royal, and Nancy Tingley
AAUW, Berkeley Chapter
Berkeley, CA

March 12 to March 15 — CANCELLED
Left Coast Crime
San Diego, CA

March 22, 2 p.m. — CANCELLED
Crime Fiction & Contemporary Society
With Camille Minichino and J. J. Lamb
Castro Valley Library
Castro Valley, CA

April 4, 1 p.m. — POSTPONED
Sisters in Crime Showcase
Reading and signing with other SinC members
Book Passage
Corte Madera, CA

Malice Domestic 32
North Bethesda, MD

May 19, 1 p.m. — POSTPONED
Meet the Authors
With Camille Minichino, Roger Chapin, Jo Mele, Jim Brennan, and Chuck McFadden
Walnut Creek, CA

July 12, 1 p.m.
Virtual Eastern Sierra Book Festival—One Day Celebration of Reading and Writing

July 18, 12 p.m.
Virtual Northern California Sisters in Crime Showcase

October 17, 12 p.m. PT
Virtual Bouchercon 2020
Panel: Down the Rabbit Hole: How much do you research?
With Terry Shames, Cara Black, Tara Laskowski, David Schlosser, Linda Townsdin

October 24, 7 p.m. PT
Virtual Mystery Writers of America “Mystery Week!”
Panel: Stayin’ Alive: How to stay creative while the city’s breaking and everybody’s shaking
With Camille Minichino, Rhys Bown, Margaret Dumas, and J.J. Lamb
Register for free here!

October 27, 7 p.m. PT
Panel: Where’s My Hero? Finding characters who work for you
With Claire Johnson, David Corbett, Camille Minichino, Janice Peacock
Register for free here!

December 12, 3 p.m. PT
Virtual Event
The Book Carnival
In conversation with Camille Minichino/Elizabeth Logan and Margaret Dumas

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Virtual Appearances

Into the Past at The Poisoned Pen

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