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As Kings River Life continues to grow and change we hope to offer more and more mystery related resources. Watch this page for mystery event listings, mystery links & more!
If you have an event or link you would like to see listed, please contact us at life@kingsriverlife[dot]com
And be sure to check out our Mysteryrat’s Maze section for mystery related articles & short stories!


Clovis Mystery Book Club

260-7516 or sjsicjean@yahoo.com

OR GO ONLINE www.fresnolibrary.org

Saturday, November 17th, 1:00 p.m.- Discussion & Signing w/3 Authors
Ellen Byron (MARDI GRAS MURDER), Sybil Johnson (DESIGNED FOR HAUNTING) & Nancy Cole Silverman (REASON TO DOUBT)

Ellen Byron – In MARDI GRAS MURDER, it is Mardi Gras season at the Bayou with all it’s parades, pageantry and gumbo galore. But when a flood upends life in the tiny town of Pelican, Louisiana, and deposits the body of a stranger behind the Crozat Plantation B & B, the celebration takes a decidedly dark turn. The citizens of Pelican are ready to “laissez les bon temps rouler” but there is beaucoup bad blood on hand this Mardi Gras.
Sybil Johnson – In DESIGNED FOR HAUNTING, Halloween is fast approaching in the quiet Los Angeles County town of Vista Beach, home of computer programmer and tole-painting enthusiast Rory Anderson. As her painting chapter prepares to open its annual tole-painting boutique, Rory receive an email from Beyond the Grave, a company that automatically sends out notices when someone dies.
Nancy Cole Silverman – In REASON TO DOUBT, Carol Childs, a reporter for a local talk radio station, is in the middle of one of the biggest stories of her life. Her daughter Cate has returned from college with her photographer boyfriend suspected to be the “The Model Slayer” responsible for the murder of three young women. When the police arrest him, Carol’s personal and professional world collide.

Saturday, December 1st, 3:00 p.m. – LAUNCH PARTY!
FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME: Stories Inspired by the Sherlock Holmes Canon w/Leslie S. Klinger (editor), Jan Burke, Harley Jane Kozak, D.P. Lyle, Jonathan Mayberry, and Duane Swierczynski.

Sunday, December 16th, 1:00 p.m. – HOLIDAY PARTY! Meet the Authors
w/Orange County Sisters in Crime – Luncheon Buffet! Open to the Public

Sunday, November 25th, 2:00 p.m. – Orange County Sisters in Crime meeting Speaker: Timothy Hallinan – “Literary” Bias Against Crime Fiction
For Location and additional information: ocsistersincrime.org

Mystery Ink Bookstore, www.mysteryink.com (714) 960-4000
If you are a mystery author and would like your event listed simply email us at life@kingsriverlife[dot]com


The following are links to websites/blogs that relate to mysteries-enjoy!
If you would like to be added to this list simply email KRL at life@kingsriverlife.com

1. Mystery E-zine Mysterical-E
2. Village of Mystery
3. Beat to a Pulp Mystery E-zine
4. Hollywood And Crime
5. Clues Sisters blog
6. Mystery & Me blog
7. Crooks & Creatures blog
8. Mary Reed & Eric Mayer’s website
9. Paula’s Coppers
10. Poe’s Deadly Daughters
11. Sleuth Sayers blog
12. Mystery Lovers Kitchen
13. Vickie Britton and Loretta Jackson
14. Writer’s Who Kill blog
15. Killer Hobbies blog
16. The Stiletto Gang
17. Make Mine Mystery Blog
18. Criminal Minds At Work Blog
19. Criminal Ties
20. In Reference to Murder
21. Deeds of Darkness; Deeds of Light
22. Augie’s Book Reviews & Events
23. Murderous Musings
24. www.britishmysterytrips.com
25. Carstairs Considers
26. Stop, You’re Killing Me!
27. Golden Age of Detection
28. Guide to Classic Mystery & Detection
29. Chief Suspect
30. Killer Characters
31. The Thrilling Detective
32. Kevin’s Corner
33. Mystery Fanfare
34. Murder Mystery Co. (mystery dinner parties) in San Francisco
35. Cinnamon and Sugar and a Little Bit of Murder


1. Vinnie Hanson
2. Elaine Faber
3. Jeri Westerson
4. Carole Shmurak
5. Jim Jackson
6. Casey Daniels
7. Kylie Logan
8. Leslie Budewitz
9. Sharon Pape
10. Connie Archer
11. John McEvoy
12. Peg Herring
13. Maggie Pill Mysteries
14. Bonnie Cardone
15. Kris Bock
16. Elaine Orr
17. Elaine Orr’s blog
18. Reavis Z. Wortham
19. Dennis Palumbo
20. Linda O. Johnston
21. Vicki Delaney


Mystery Ink Bookstore
Bridgecreek Plaza (corner of Magnolia & Warner)
8907 Warner Avenue, #135
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
714 960-4000
Contact: Debbie Mitsch

Check their website for upcoming events!

Check their website for more upcoming events!

117 Cherry St., Seattle, WA 98104

Check their website for more upcoming events!

Mysterious Galaxy 2011 Mystery Booksignings

Mysterious Galaxy Books Local Phone: 858.268.4747
7051 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, Suite 302 Fax: 858.268.4775
San Diego, CA 92111 Long Distance/Orders: 1.800.811.4747

Check here for their event calendar for both stores (San Diego & Redondo Beach)

— Maryelizabeth Hart publicitymg@gmail.com
Reading Feast: Harvest of Dreams by Merrie Destefano
Mysterious Galaxy Books
San Diego, CA
Redondo Beach, CA

Is a full service general bookstore with a specialty in crime fiction. When books are not on our shelves we can order them for you quickly or, if British, it takes a little longer.
Email any requests to sales@poisonedpen.com. It’s all part of the experience.
The Poisoned Pen | 4014 N. Goldwater | Scottsdale | AZ | 85251

Check out Poisoned Pen author events on their event page on their website.

Mystery Loves Company Booksellers Inc.
202 S. Morris St.
Box 160
Oxford MD 21654

Check out their event calendar!

The Mysterious Bookshop
58 Warren Street
New York, NY 10007
Ph: 212-587-1011
Fax: 212-587-1126

Open Seven Days, 11.00 a.m. – 7.00 p.m

Check out the Mysterious Bookshop’s author events page on their website for more information.

Murder By The Book
2342 Bissonnet
Houston, TX 77005
713-524-8597 / 888-424-2842

Check out their event calendar: www.murderbooks.com

If you own a mystery bookstore and would like us to include a link to your event page, email KRL at life@kingsriverlife[dot]com

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