Edith Maxwell's EVENTS CALENDAR

Sep
10
Tue
2019
Mystery Making @ Curtis Memorial Library
Sep 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Authors Connie Johnson Hambley, Edith Maxwell, and Dick Cass will commit and solve a crime all while weaving a story with clues and characters given to them by the audience!

Fun, fast-paced, and fascinating, this improv game offers important insights into mystery writers’ minds and the conventions of the genre.

Authors will sell and sign books afterward. Sponsored by Sisters in Crime New England.

Sep
21
Sat
2019
Salem Literary Festival @ The Cellar, Hotel Salem
Sep 21 @ 3:30 pm – Sep 22 @ 4:30 pm

Edith speaks as part of the Mystery Panel at the Salem Literary Festival. Hank Phillippi Ryan moderates Hallie Ephron, Susan Oleskiew, JR Walcutt, and Edith in a fun discussion of what makes a good mystery.

Authors will sign books at 5:30.

Oct
4
Fri
2019
Wicked Authors Book Tour #1 @ Jabberwocky Bookshop
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join all six Wicked Authors for a discussion of murder and mayhem at Jabberywocky Bookshop.

Oct
5
Sat
2019
Wicked Authors Book Tour #2 @ Wolfeboro Town Hall
Oct 5 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Mingle and munch with the Wicked Authors at a cocktail party hosted by Country Booksellers in Wolfboro, NH, to benefit the local library.

Oct
6
Sun
2019
Wicked Authors Book Tour #3 @ White Birch Books
Oct 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Wicked Authors wrap up their New England mini tour with a panel at White Birch Books.

Oct
16
Wed
2019
Writing Historical Mystery @ Newburyport Senior Center
Oct 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Edith speaks to the Greater Newburyport Village about writing a locally based historical mystery series.

Oct
19
Sat
2019
Boston Book Festival @ Boston Book Festival
Oct 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Mystery-Making Improv with Sisters in Crime! Come help best-selling authors and Sisters in Crime members design a mystery on the fly. With Edith on the panel are Frankie Bailey, Hallie Ephron, Kate Flora, and Joanna Schaffhausen, with chapter President Connie Johnson Hambley as moderator.

In this interactive workshop, five mystery authors representing different sub-genres, including cozy/traditional, thriller/suspense, and police procedural will be led by a moderator to brainstorm on their feet to create a brand new mystery using suggestions provided by the audience. Fun, fast-paced, and fascinating, this improv game offers important insights into mystery writers’ minds and the conventions of the different genres.

Nov
9
Sat
2019
New England Crime Bake @ Woburn Hilton
Nov 9 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm

Edith moderates the panel, THE ARC OF TRIUMPH: Planning a Series That Lasts, with long-running series authors Lucy Burdette, Sally Goldenbaum, Wendy Tyson, James W. Ziskin.