Sisters in Crime to Host Free Workshop at Carver Memorial Library

Posted April 10, 2014, at 12:27 p.m.

Thursday, April 17, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Location: Carver Memorial Library, 12 Union Street, Searsport, Maine

For more information: 207-548-2303;

Attention Writers — And all who love a good story!

The Carver Memorial Library Writers’ Series presents Sisters in Crime: Using What You Know (Or What You’d Like to Know) to Write a Mystery.

Thursday, April 17

6:30 pm

Using What You Know (Or What You’d Like to Know) to Write a Mystery

Been a housewife? A domestic worker? Single parent? Lived in a creepy old house? You might think your life’s been boring–but exciting plots are buried in your own expertise. Find the clues to the novel only you can write.


Vicki Doudera – Award winning author (Suspense Magazine Best Reads 2010 & 2013) of The Darby Farr Mysteries, page-turners grounded in the world of luxury real estate. Vicki also publishes nonfiction, including the best selling Moving to Maine.

Barbara Ross – Author of Maine Clambake Mysteries published by Kensington and nominated for a 2013 Agatha Award. Barbara is also a co-editor-publisher of Level Best Books.

Coming up:

Saturday, June 21 @ 1:00 pm – You Wrote A Book, Now What?

Gain an insider’s view of book publishing with literary agent Jan Kardys.

Thursday, July 10 @ 6:30 pm – Writing Workshop: Elements of a Story

Two Maine romance writers will bring a spark to your summer calendar.

These events are suitable for Adults and Teens. All library programs are free and open to the public.

Carver Memorial Library, 12 Union Street, Searsport, ME – 207-548-2303 –

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