With the cold weather now upon us, maybe you feel like huddling inside where it’s warm and cozy, while enjoying a good book. Or, you could start thinking about entering our annual short story contest.
The contest is open to all residents of the National Capital Region and to all members of Capital Crime Writers.
Click here for more details.
CCW member Jim Napier, who writes Deadly Diversions has chosen his favourite crime fiction from 2017. Check out his list on The Rap Sheet blog edited by J. Kingston Pierce.
Come celebrate 35 years with us in the Nation’s Capital!
Saturday, December 2, 2017
Three deliciously themed events
Thirteen Criminal Minds
A SERVING OF MURDER
Books on Beechwood
11:00 – 12:30 T.E. Wilson & Melissa Yi
12:30 – 2:00 Robin Harlick & Katherine Prairie
2:00 – 3:30 Brian Lindsay
A PERFECT CRIME
Perfect Books(Elgin St)
12:00 – 1:15 Barbara Fradkin
1:15 -2:30 Patricia Filteau
2:30 – 3:45 Mike Martin
3:45 -5:00 Melissa Yi
PLENTY OF CRIME FOR CHRISTMAS
Chapters South Keys (South Keys Shopping Centre)
12:00 – 1:00 Victoria Abbott (aka Mary Jane Maffini) & Linda Wiken (aka Erika Chase)
1:00 – 3:00 Madona Skaff & Linda Wiken
3:00 – 5:00 Jim Napier & Nick Wilkshire
WHEN: Wednesday December 13, 2017
TIME: 6 p.m.
WHERE: TONY CAPONE’S ITALIAN GRILL, 2369 Carling Ave., Ottawa.
Come for dinner & conversation about mysteries. Our after dinner speaker is CCW member Jim Napier. Jim worked in academia teaching writing and crime fiction. He also runs the web site www.deadlydiversions.com. Upon his retirement, Jim took up writing full time. His first Colin McDermott mystery, entitled LEGACY: SOMETIMES GOOD INTENTIONS AREN’T ENOUGH was published in 2017. Copies will be available for purchase.
Seating is not unlimited. PLEASE EMAIL Michael Murphy at email@example.com if you wish to reserve seats. Include your name and the number of people in your party. PLEASE RESERVE BEFORE WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 6, 2017 AT 5 P.M.