Here’s where you can see our members in person this coming month (and subsequent months), or where you can find them – or their content – in media outlets! It is updated throughout the month with last minute additions and changes, so keep checking back!



Members Ellen Byron , Laura Levine and Mary Marks will all participate in the Kensington Cozy Club Convention: Western USA Region – Day 1, with Day 2 happening in San Diego. Here’s the full details on the local Saturday portion taking place in Redondo Beach,

Date: Saturday, November 16th, 2019, 12:00-4:00PM

Bookseller: Mysterious Galaxy / Creating Conversations

Venue: Redondo Beach Library

303 N. Pacific Coast Hwy., Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Cost to Attend: FREE


Christin Blum

Laura Bradford

Christin Brecher

Lynn Cahoon

Maria DiRico (Ellen Byron)

Peggy Ehrhart

C.M. Gleason / Colleen Gleason

Debra H. Goldstein

J.D. Griffo

Lee Hollis

Cheryl Hollon

Linda Johnson

Kathleen Krevat

Victoria Laurie

Laura Levine

Mary Marks

Sarah Osborne

Misty Simon


Mike Befeler’s mystery novel, The Front Wing (ISBN 978-1-948338-95-0) will be released in November, 2019. Mike will be presenting and signing at Gatsby Books 5535 E. Spring St, Long Beach, on Sunday December 8, 2019, at 3 PM, and at Book Carnival 348 S. Tustin Ave., Orange, CA, on Sunday December 15 at 3 PM.


Ellen Byron will be moderating the panel, “Oh, the Places You’ll Go: Settings in Fiction,” at Ladies of Intrigue on November 8th. Panelists include Greta Boris, Rachel Howzell Hall, and Wendall Thomas.


Tori Eldridge launches The Ninja Daughter—her debut mystery/thriller about a Chinese-Norwegian modern-day ninja in Los Angeles—at Book Soup on Tuesday, November 5th, 7pm. (8818 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood) Come celebrate with food and wine as Tori discusses, reads, and signs her first book in the Lily Wong series.


Mister in Crime August Norman, and his debut thriller, COME AND GET ME: A Caitlin Bergman Novel, will be at  Bouchercon in Dallas, October 31-November 3, including the Sisters in Crime breakfast on Friday, November 1st.


Joan Renner will be a keynote speaker at the Sacramento Library’s True Crime Mini-Con on Saturday, November 16, 2019, 828 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814



Laurie Stevens will join Steph Cha and Kaira Rouda on the Fear Factor panel at the 6th Annual Orange County SinC Ladies of Intrigue. Moderator: Barbara DeMarco-Barrett. Sunday, November 10th from 8 am to 3 pm.  Also, she will present an interactive Thriller Workshop at the Conejo Valley Writer’s Club on Saturday, November 16th 1:30 to 2:30.



Jeri Westerson will be at the following locations: Saturday, November 2, 3 to 4 pm — El Segundo Library Author Fair. Jeri will be on the 3 pm author panel of mystery authors. Books for sale immediately after the panel. El Segundo Public Library 111 West Mariposa Avenue, El Segundo, CA 90245

Thursday, November 7, 10:30 am to noon — Foothill Ranch Library First Thursday Book Discussion. Come join the group to discuss books. Books for sale and signing. Foothill Ranch Library 27002 Cabriole, Foothill Ranch, CA 92610

Sunday, November 17, 2 to 4 pm — Sisters in Crime Author Panel in the community room of the Thousand Oaks Library. A panel of mystery authors entitled “Dying Laughing”, how we inject humor into our murders. 1401 East Janss Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91362. Books for sale.




On November 14th, The Partnership Scholars Program is hosting a literary event for teens featuring Pamela Samuels Young and her young adult mysteries about child sex trafficking (#Anybody’s Daughter) and teen sexting (#Abuse of Discretion).




ON THE RUN: Australian Crime Writers in America
A panel with
Sulari Gentill * Robert Gott* Jock Serong * Emma Viskic
Moderator: Pasadena author and Sisters in Crime member Désirée Zamorano
Saturday, November 9, 5:00 PM
Flintridge Bookstore and Coffeehouse – 1010 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada Flintridge, CA