Good News — the Bookshelf Continues!
Ashley McConnell has stepped up to do the work of the "Forthcoming
Books" list and will be publishing the Mystery Bookshelf at her
website. Check it out!
extravanganza of over 500 books and the archives will be
The database has been taken down, but information about books from your
authors is available at Fantastic Fiction.
I'm sorry to announce that Cluelass.com is closing
down. After 13 years, it's time for me to pursue other interests. Thank
you to everyone who has sent messages over the years.
For those of you
looking for information similar to what our Deadly Directory and
Mysterious Home Page has provided, you might try Mystery
Readers Journal, for links to bookstores,
magazines, and associations. It's also a wonderful magazine with
articles by many of your favorite authors, new and old.
Here are remaining events for 2008:
- Oct 31 - Nov 2, 2008. The Great Manhattan
Mystery Conclave. Manhattan, Kansas. Fifth annual
celebration of the “small town” mystery for authors and fans. Guest of
Honor JoAnna Carl (aka Eve Sandstrom). Panels, Halloween reception,
tours, Chocaholic Banquet.
- Nov 5 - 9, 2008. Tony Hillerman
Writers Conference: Focus on Mystery. Albuquerque,
New Mexico. Albuquerque, NM. Annual event includes pre-conference
workshop and panels on writing and forensic procedure. Featured
speakers include Michael McGarrity, Craig Johnson, Judith Van Gieson,
and workshops by Sandi Ault and Pari Noskin Taichert.
- Nov 14 - 16, 2008. New England Crime Bake.
Dedham, Massachusetts. Guest of Honor: Harlan Coben. Seventh annual
writers & readers conference sponsored by New England chapters
of MWA & SinC. Panels, masterclasses, MS critiques. Al
Blanchard Award short story contest.