September 23rd Meeting

The Mavens of Mayhem Chapter of the Sisters in Crime will hold its next meeting at 11AM on September 23rd at the Bethlehem Public Library in Delmar.  The speaker will be Eleanor Kuhns who is the 2011 winner of the Minotaur Books/Mystery Writers of America First Crime Novel competition. She  received her master’s in LibraryContinue reading “September 23rd Meeting”

Mavens in the Library by Carol Derfner

An enthusiastic audience of crime and mystery writers and readers in the Capital Region braved frigid temperatures to gather in the Greenbush Community Library on January 31st to listen to six longtime Mavens members share their personal experiences and insights into what it takes to successfully become a published author in the genre. The afternoon’sContinue reading “Mavens in the Library by Carol Derfner”

Eleanor Kuhns joins Mavens of Mayhem

Eleanor Kuhns, a lifelong librarian, is the winner of the 2011 Mystery Writers of America/Minotaur Competition. Her first book, A Simple Murder, is a historical mystery set in 1795. Since then Minotaur has published Death of a Dyer. Her newest mystery, Cradle to Grave, will be released June 17, 2014.You can learn more about her on her website. WelcomeContinue reading “Eleanor Kuhns joins Mavens of Mayhem”