Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Celebration of Jewish Mystery Authors: March 4

Celebration of Jewish Mystery Authors: Sunday, March 4 • 1:00 – 5:30 pm 
Peninsula Jewish Community Center, 800 Foster City Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404 To Register, call 650.378.2702

It’s the Most Wanted list...of Jewish Mystery writers! Registration includes admission for all three sessions. In-between sessions, enjoy time to shop (provided by Books Inc., Burlingame) and have your new books autographed!

1:00 pm True Crime with Ron Arons
The author of The Jews of Sing Sing will delve into the history and infamy of notorious gangsters Bugsy Siegel and Meyer Lansky.

2:15 pm Murder She Wrote Three Bay Area female “serial killers” (on paper at least), share insights into creating characters you’ve come to love; plots that keep the pages turning and the impeccable research that makes it all come together.
Cara Black - Aimée Leduc Paris series 
• Rita Lakin - Gladdy Gold, Getting Old series 
• Lisa Lutz, Spellman - Family Private Investigators series
Moderated by Keith Raffel- Drop by Drop and Dot Dead.

4:00 pm The Kellerman Family
Join Jonathan, Faye and Jesse Kellerman, deservingly dubbed The First Family of Jewish Mystery Writers, as they delve into their unique writing process and style, knack for supporting multiple authors in one household and passion for their work.
Moderated by Cara Black (see above).


Nan said...

I hope that there is a panel on Harry Kemelman who wrote the Rabbi Small books, which I love. I learned more about Judaism in those books than I could have in a college class!

Janet Rudolph said...

There won't be a panel about Kemelman at this event, but I totally agree with you.