Once again, I was a featured author with these literary lights. It's great to be in such good company. Lots of my fellow Sisters in Crime were signing as well.
Thanks to owner Tom Lyons and the hard-working staff (Lisa and Amanda deserve special thanks) who made the night glorious and fun!
To see a writeup and pics of previous year postings of this annual celebration, click here.
Once again, we had a big crowd of buyers and supporters.
Our erstwhile host, Tom Lyons. on the right
Bruce's debut novel, Among the Shadows, is terrific, and tearing up the charts with richly-deserved sales. And is now on sale on Kindle that is irresistible.
To see an interview with Bruce, click here
Tom strikes a pose with author Ray Daniel
To see an interview with Ray, click here
To see an interview with Kate, click here
To see an interview with Connie, click here
To see an interview with Arlene, click here
Coralie with a new fan
Ben Coes, a writing star, discovers a wonderful new author (yes, he bought the first book in my Zack Taylor series, A Memory of Grief)...
William Landay, another star (yes, I made him pose with his own books)
Frances MacNamara, who sat next to me
Ray with Joe Finder
Linda Barnes gets in the spirit
Gina got her spot placed right under some Adult Books. Ahem... Hi, Mom!
Then it was time to give out the annual Robert B. Parker Award, given each year for outstanding long-term achievement in the mystery world. Here Tom announces this year's winner- Archer Mayor
Here's a previous winner, Linda Barnes, with Tom and the most recent winner
And Connie with her sweetie and Number One Fan
Not pictured were others, who slipped away from the roving camera eye: Michael Urban, Robin Stratton, Steve Ulfelder