Gigi Pandian & Diane Vallere Literary Salon October 14 Berkeley
Join Mystery Readers NorCal for an afternoon (2 p.m.) Literary Salon in Berkeley (CA) for Gigi Pandian & Diane Vallere. Please make a comment below with your email address to RSVP and for location.
Gigi Pandian spent her childhood being dragged around the world by her cultural anthropologist parents, and now lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and a gargoyle who watches over the garden. Gigi writes the Jaya Jones Treasure Hunt mysteries, Accidental Alchemist mysteries, and locked-room mystery short stories. Gigi’s fiction has been awarded the Malice Domestic Grant and Lefty Award, and nominated for Macavity and Agatha Awards. Gigi's latest novel, Michelangelo's Ghost, involves a centuries-old ghost story connected to a present-day crime.
After two decades working for a top luxury retailer, Diane Vallere traded fashion accessories for accessories to murder. MASKING FOR TROUBLE, #2 in her national bestselling Costume Shop Mystery Series, comes out October 2016, and tackles developer greed, small town expansion, and Halloween. Diane is the president of Sisters in Crime. She also writes the Samantha Kidd, Madison Night, and Lefty Award-nominated Material Witness mystery series. She started her own detective agency at age ten and has maintained a passion for shoes, clues, and clothes ever since.