11:00 am – 12:00 pm: Registration
12:00 – 12:30 pm: Welcome and Introductions
12:30 – 1:00 pm -> Panel 1: Criminally Delicious: What's the scoop on food-themed cozy mysteries?
If you are interested in how culinary cozy mysteries blend food and murder into a dangerously delicious entree of crime, you will be in for a treat with these authors.
Panelists: Ginger Bolton
Karen Rose Smith
1:00 – 1:15 pm: Break
1:15 pm – 1:45 pm -> Panel 2: Where History Meets Mystery: The art of writing a
Matching mysteries with historical facts is a delicate balancing act and something these authors know well.
Panelists: C.M. Gleason
Kathleen Marple Kalb
1:45 pm – 2:00 pm: Break
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm: -> Panel 3: The 9-to-5 Sleuth: When amateur sleuths have
a day job
Juggling life is difficult enough without adding solving crimes to the mix. How does a protagonist’s day job and her/his penchant for solving crimes not kill her/him?
Panelists: Mollie Cox Bryan
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm: Break
2:45 pm – 3:15 pm -> Panel 4: The Craft in a Cozy: Weaving crafts into a cozy
Crafting is not for crime solvers, said no one ever. These authors know how to craft their way to a conviction and a full scarf for that neighbor. Join up with this panel as they talk about cozies with a craft or hobby theme.
Panelists: Christin Brecher
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm: Speed Dating (A chance to meet the authors)
4:15 pm - 5:00 pm: Extra Time for purchasing books and signing