Mavens of Mayhem at Mysteries on Main Street

MAVENS AT MYSTERIES ON MAIN STREET Saturday from 13:00-15:00 Mysteries on Main Street 144 W Main St, Johnstown, New York 12095 We will be hosting some of the amazing authors within the Mavens of Mayhem. If you like Mysteries this is the crew for you. See you there! Frankie Y. Bailey Marni Graff K. A.Continue reading “Mavens of Mayhem at Mysteries on Main Street”

TODAY: Murderous March!

Murderous March Writers & Readers Confab Saturday, March 24, 2-4 PM East Greenbush Community Library RSVP to assure a seat at this free event: Fans and creators of the mystery, detective and crime genres: Join Mavens of Mayhem at the East Greenbush Community Library for an afternoon of enlightening talk about the craft. PROGRAM 1:45-4:15 Refreshments,Continue reading “TODAY: Murderous March!”

Bouchercon!

Now is the time for crime & mystery writers to head south: no, it’s not migration — it’s Bouchercon! Here’s the scoop: Bouchercon is the world’s finest annual crime fiction event, bringing together more than 1,000 authors, fans, publishers, reviewers, booksellers, editors, and every other part of the community for a fantastic four-day event. ThisContinue reading “Bouchercon!”

Mavens in Schenectady This Weekend!

Saturday, April 11th at 11AM, local author Frankie Bailey will be at the Schenectady County Public Library to discuss her latest crime novel “What the Fly Saw”, which is set in Albany! Frankie is a professor at the School of Criminal Justice at the University at Albany, and is the author of the mystery “TheContinue reading “Mavens in Schenectady This Weekend!”

February 21st Meeting & Upcoming Events

February 21: “S is for SEO: The Mystery of the Unfound Website.” Roger Lipera (Lipera Web Design & Consulting) will discuss how to make sure your Web site can be found on the Web and how social media can play a part in that. Mavens chapter meeting program, 10:30 am, Bethlehem Public Library. February 28:Continue reading “February 21st Meeting & Upcoming Events”

Coming up in February!

Feb 10: Mavens Frankie Y. Bailey and K. A. Laity appear at the Nassau Free Library at 6pm. The authors will talk about writing and read from their current works. February 21: “S is for SEO: The Mystery of the Unfound Website.” Roger Lipera (Lipera Web Design & Consulting) will discuss how to make sureContinue reading “Coming up in February!”

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”

17 January 2015 Meeting

Coming up at our January meeting (3rd Saturday, Bethlehem Library, 10:30 am): Author Promotion: Ten Tips & The One Folder You Need On Your Desktop Don’t be fooled, there isn’t a secret formula to becoming “a bestselling author”. There are principles that make the process easier, however. Discover the marketing and promotion guideposts that haveContinue reading “17 January 2015 Meeting”

November Meeting

The Mavens of Mayhem (the Upper Hudson Chapter of Sisters in Crime) will be hosting an author recognition event at their next meeting on Saturday, November 16th at 10:30 am at the Bethlehem Public Library (451 Delaware Ave., Delmar). Mavens members who have published in the last year will be reading selections from their latestContinue reading “November Meeting”