RECENT EVENTS

 
2016 EVENTS
»  Sunday, March 20, 2 to 5 PM
Leslie will read from her short story, “Gone But Not Forgotten,” published in Best New England Crime Stories 2016: Red Dawn at the National Writers Union/Boston’s annual party at the YMCA in Central Square in Cambridge.
»  Monday, March 14, 2016, 10 a.m. to noon
Leslie will present a workshop titled, “Reading Like a Writer: An Examination of Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier” at the Lee Library Association, 100 Main Street, Lee, MA 01238.
»  Sunday, February 21, 2016, 2 to 3:30 p.m.
Leslie will moderate a “Death in Shorts” panel with Red Dawn authors, Gary Braver, Shelly Dickson Carr, Louisa Clerici, Chris Knopf, and Susan Oleksiw at the Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden Street, Duxbury, MA 02331.
»  Saturday, February 6, 2016, 2 to 3:30 pm
Leslie will present a Sisters in Crime We Love Bookstores award to the Titcomb Bookshop and moderate a panel with authors Kate Flora, Arlene Kay, and Maureen Milliken at the Sandwich Public Library, 142 Main Street, Sandwich, MA 02563.
»  Saturday, January 9, 2016, 9 am to noon
Leslie will be at the Sisters in Crime table at the American Library Association’s (ALA) Midwinter Meeting at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC), 415 Summer Street, Boston 02210.

2015 EVENTS
»  Saturday, December 5, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Leslie will be selling signed copies of her series mysteries and Level Best anthologies that she co-edited at a Holiday Bazaar at the Southfield Church, aka The United Church of New Marlborough, 243 Norfolk Road, Southfield, MA 01259.
»  Sunday, November 22, 1 to 4 PM
Leslie will be at the SinC/NE table at Creative Spirit: A Showcase for Women Writers, Artists, and Artisans, sponsored by the Berkshire Festival of Women Writers, at the Country Club in Pittsfield, MA.
»  Saturday, November 14, from 6 to 11 PM
Leslie will be one of 27 authors taking part in the Mission K-9 Rescue Tribute Gala Featuring Mystery/Thriller authors at the
Four Points Sheraton Hotel
Wakefield, MA
781.245.9300
»  Saturday, November 7, 8:45 to 9 AM
Leslie will present the Al Blanchard Award at the New England Crime Bake
Boston/Dedham Hilton in Dedham, MA.
Also on Saturday from 9:50 AM to 10:10 AM, Leslie will take part in a book signing of the Level Best anthology: Best New England Crime Stories 2016: Red Dawn.
»  Monday, October 26, 12:30 to 2:30
Leslie will be at the SinC/NE table at the New England Library Association’s (NELA) annual convention
Conference Center at the Radisson Hotel
Manchester, New Hampshire.
»  Saturday, October 24, noon to 1 PM
Leslie will be signing her books and Level Best anthologies at the SinC/NE table at the Boston Book Festival in Copley Square, Boston
»  Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 7:00 PM
Rogue Wave authors Hans Copek, Louisa Clerici, Stephen D. Rogers, James T. Shannon, and Leslie Wheeler (moderator), will take part in a “Death in Shorts” panel.
Plymouth Public Library
132 South Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
508.830.4250
»  Sunday, August 9, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Leslie will participate in the launch of Dead in Good Company, A Celebration of Mount Auburn Cemetery, edited by John Harrison and Kim Nagy, at the Bigelow Chapel at Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge. Leslie contributed a personal essay to the book. Among the other contributors are fellow mystery authors, Hank Philippi Ryan, William Martin, Gary Goshgarian, and Edith Maxwell. The book also contains stunning nature photography by John Harrison.
»  Saturday, June 20, 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Leslie will moderate a Death in Shorts mystery short story panel with Rogue Wave authors, Janet Halpin, Ruth M. McCarty, Dale T. Phillips
Thayer Memorial Library
717 Main Street
Lancaster, MA 01523
978.368.8928
»  Monday, April 29, 2015 at 8:00 PM
Leslie Wheeler will take part in a panel on Collaborative Book Marketing and Promotion as part of the Writer’s Life Series:
Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Spiegel Auditorium
Blacksmith House
56 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
617.547.6789
»  Sunday, March 29, 2015, 1 to 5 PM
Leslie will take part in a Book Expo held as part of the Berkshire Festival of Women Writers
Crowne Plaza Hotel
1 West Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
2014 EVENTS
»  December 4 (Thursday), 6 to 7 PM:
Leslie will sign and sell copies of Rogue Wave at the New England Mobile Book Fair, 82 Needham Street, Newton Highlands, MA 02461.

»  November 15 (Saturday), 10 AM to noon:
Leslie will sign and sell books at Local Authors’ Day at the Bushnell-Sage Library, 48 Main Street, Sheffield, MA.
»  November 8 (Saturday), 8:45 to 9 AM:
Leslie will present the Al Blanchard Award at the New England Crime Bake at the Hilton Boston/Dedham. Also that day, from 9:50 to 10:10 AM, Leslie will take part in a signing of Level Best Books’ latest anthology: Best New England Crime Stories 2015: Rogue Wave.
»  October 25 (Saturday), 11 AM-noon:
Leslie will be signing and selling books at the SinC/NE booth at the Boston Book Festival in Copley Square.
»  October 21 (Tuesday), 10-11 AM:
Leslie will be at the SinC/NE booth at the New England Library Association’s annual conference at the Holiday Inn in Boxborough, MA.
»  October 11 (Saturday), 2 PM:
Leslie will moderate a “History, Mystery, and Murder” panel with M.E. Kemp, Ben and Beth Oak, Tempa Pagel, and Sarah Smith at the Concord Inn in Concord, MA as part of SinC/NE’s fall meeting which includes a historical tour of Concord and lunch at the inn.
»   May 14 (Wednesday), 7 PM:
Leslie will talk about her “living history” mysteries at the Morrill Memorial Library, 33 Walpole Street, Norwood, MA 02062.
»   February 23 (Sunday), 2 PM:
Leslie will moderate a “Death in Shorts,” mystery short story panel, featuring Sheila Connelly, Katherine Fast, and James T. Shannon, whose stories are among the 28 original tales that appear in Best New England Crime Stories 2014: Stone Cold, at the Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden Street, Duxbury, MA 02332.

2013 EVENTS
»  November 23 (Saturday), 2 PM:
Leslie will give a talk on “The Dark Side of Pilgrim History,” based on the research she did for Murder at Plimoth Plantation, at the Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA 01876.
»  November 9 (Saturday), at the New England Crime Bake at the Hilton Boston/Dedham, 25 Allied Drive, Dedham, MA 02026.
8:45 to 9:00: Leslie will present the Al Blanchard Award.
9:50-10:10: Leslie will take part in the Level Best Books Signing.
11:20 to 12:10: Leslie will moderate “A History of Violence: Using the Past in Your Mystery” panel with William Martin, Michael Nethercott, B.B.Oak, Charles O’Brien, and Lea Wait.
»  October 19 (Saturday), 2-3 PM:
Leslie will be signing and selling books at the Sisters in Crime Book at the Boston Book Festival in Copley Plaza.
»  September 21 (Saturday), 12:30-1:25 PM:
Leslie will participate in a historical mystery panel, “Just The Way You Are,” with Mel Bradshaw, M.E. Kemp, Eleanor Kuhns, Sharan Newman, and Simone St. James, in Room 2 of the Convention Center of the Empire State Plaza as part of Bouchercon. Book signing follows..

»  May 11 (Saturday), 2 PM:
Leslie will moderate a “Death in Shorts” discussion, reading, and signing with Judith Boss, and Ben and Beth Oak at Books and Boos, 514 Westchester Road, Colchester, CT 06415.

»  April 27 (Saturday), 1 PM:
Leslie will take part in a “Death in Shorts” mystery short story reading and discussion with Stef Donati, Peter Martin, and Nancy Means Wright, at the Milton Public Library, 39 Bombardier Road, Milton, VT 05468, with a signing and light refreshments at the Samplerhouse B & B afterward.

»  March 18 (Monday), at 7 PM:
Leslie will participate in a “Death in Shorts” panel with Sheila Connolly, Stephen Rogers, and Mo Walsh at the Plymouth Public Library, 132 South Street, Plymouth, MA. The authors will discuss and read from their stories that appear in Best New England Crime Stories 2013: Blood Moon.

»  January 27 (Sunday), 2013 2-5 PM:
Leslie will read from Best New England Crime Stories 2013: Blood Moon, along with five other NWU/Boston members with books published in 2012, at the Annual Gala Book Party at Durrell Hall, YMCA, 820 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge 02139.

»  January 13 (Sunday), 2013 at 3 PM:
Leslie will take part in a “Death in Shorts” panel with Katherine Fast, Ruth McCarty, and the husband and wife writing team of B.B. Oak at the Concord Bookshop, 65 Main Street, Concord, MA. The authors will discuss and read from their stories that appear in Best New England Crime Stories 2013: Blood Moon.

»  December 6 (Wednesday), 2012 7-8 PM:
Leslie will be at Mystery Night at the New England Mobile Book Fair, 82 Needham Street, Newton Highlands, MA 02461.

»  November 17 (Saturday), 10 AM -12:30 PM:
Leslie will sign and sell copies of her books at Local Authors Day at the Bushnell-Sage Library, 21 Depot Street, Sheffield, MA 01257.

»  November 10 (Saturday), 8:50-9:00 AM:
Leslie will present the Al Blanchard Short Crime Fiction Award at the New England Crime Bake at the Hilton Boston/Dedham, 25 Allied Drive, Dedham, MA 02026.

Also on Saturday (Nov. 10), from 9:50 to 10:10 AM: Leslie will take part in an author signing of Level Best Books’ tenth annual anthology, Best New England Crime Stories 2013: Blood Moon.

»  October 27 (Saturday), 2-3 PM:
Leslie will be at the Boston Book Festival, at Copley Plaza in Boston, at the Sisters in Crime/New England table, along with fellow mystery writers, Amy Beth Arkaway and Janice Bolster, selling signed copies of her books.

»  October 16 (Tuesday), 11 AM to noon:
Leslie and fellow mystery author, Marilyn Rothstein, will be at the SinC/NE table signing and selling copies of their books at the New England Library Association’s annual conference at the Sturbridge Conference Center in Sturbridge, MA.

»  August 2 (Thursday) 7 PM:
Leslie with take part in a "Death in Shorts" crime story discussion and book-signing with mystery author, Barbara Ross at the Lee Public Library, 100 Main Street, Lee, MA 01238, 413-243-0385..

»  June 21 (Thursday), 6:30 to 8 PM:
Leslie will take part in a “Death in Shorts” mystery short story panel with Vermont author, Michael Nethercott, at the North Adams Public Library, 74 Church Street, North Adams, MA 01247, 413-662-3133.

»   May 17 (Thursday), 7:00 PM:
Leslie will take part in a Mystery Author Night at the New England Mobile Book Fair, 82-84 Needham Street, Newton Highlands, MA 02461 with Sheila Connolly and Clea Simon.

»   May 14 (Monday), 7-8:30 PM:
Leslie with take part in A Book in Hand program at the Jacob Sears Memorial Library, 23 Center Street, East Dennis 02641. (2nd author TBA).

»  April 22 (Sunday), 2:00 PM:
Leslie will take part in a Mystery Author Panel with Susan Santangelo at the Acton Public Library, 66 Old Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT 06475, 860-395-3138.

»  April 13 (Friday), 4:45 PM:
Leslie will take part in a Sisters in Crime, Strange Elements panel with Gary Braver, Sheila Connolly, Clea Simon, and Sarah Smith, at the Popular Culture Association’s annual conference at the Copley Marriott Hotel, Boston, MA.

»  March 20 (Wednesday), 7 PM:
Leslie will take part in a mystery short story panel at 7 PM with John Bubar, Pat Remick, and Tom Sweeney at Water Street Books, 125 Water Street, Exeter, NH 03833-2456, 603-778-9731.

»  March 14 (Wednesday), 7 PM: Leslie will take part in A Celebration of Dead Calm, the new anthology from Level Best Books, with LBB authors, Julie Hennrikus and Mary Stibal at DreamSpeak Artists at Crazy Eddie's American Bar and Grill, 6 Town Wharf, Plymouth, Ma., Live Music and a Word Open-Mic - share flash-fiction, poetry.

»   March 6 (Tuesday), 7 to 9 PM: Leslie will participate in a “Death in Shorts” panel/workshop at the Bushnell Sage Public Library in Sheffield, MA, with Kathy Fast and Barbara Ross, presented as part of the Berkshire Festival of Women Writers.

»  February 8 (Wednesday), 7 PM:
Leslie will take part in a mystery short story panel with Mark Ammons, Stephen Rogers, Mo Walsh, and Fred Waterhouse at the monthly meeting of the New England Chapter of Mystery Writers of America at the Brookline Public Library, 361 Washington Street, Brookline, MA 02445.

»   February 7 (Tuesday), 6:30 to 7:30 PM:
Leslie will participate in a “Death in Shorts” mystery short story panel with other Level Best authors as part of the Flora Author Series, held at the Flora Restaurant, 190 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA

»   January 22 (Sunday), 2 to 5 PM: Leslie will be at the National Writers Union annual party celebrating authors published in 2011 with copies of the new Level Best anthology, Best New England Crime Stories 2011: Dead Calm for signing and sale.
The event will be held at Durrell Hall, Cambridge Family YMCA, 820 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square, Cambridge, MA.

2011 EVENTS


»   December 10 (Saturday), 2 PM:
Leslie will take part in a “Death in Shorts” panel, featuring local Winchester author, Adam Renn Olenn, whose first published story appears in Best New England Crime Stories 2012: Dead Calm, along with Level Best Books contributing editors, Mark Ammons and Katherine Fast, at Book Ends, 559 Main Street, Winchester, MA 01890, 781.721.5933.

»  November 11-13 (Friday - Sunday):
Leslie will be at the New England Crime Bake, at the Hilton Boston/Dedham in Dedham, MA
    Saturday
       -- 8:50 to 9:00 AM, Leslie will present the Al Blanchard Award
       -- 10:10 AM, Leslie will introduce Anthony Amore, art theft expert and Director of Security for the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
       -- 1:40 PM to 2:00, Leslie will take part in a book signing for DEAD CALM (Level Best) authors; otherwise, during the day on Saturday and on Sunday, too, look for Leslie at the Level Best Books table.

»   November 5 (Saturday), 10 AM to 12 PM:
Leslie will take part in Local Authors Day at the Bushnell-Sage Public Library, 48 Main Street, Sheffield, MA 01257

»   October 19 (Wednesday), 7 PM:
Leslie will take part in an “It’s a Mystery to Me” panel at the Groton Public Library, 59 Newtown Road, Groton, CT 06340. with Roberta Isleib and Jessica Speart.

»  October 15 ( Saturday), 1-2 PM:
Leslie will be signing and selling her books at the SinC booth (near Boylston Street and Trinity Church) with Paula Munier and Vicki Doudera at the Boston Book Festival.

»  September 10 (Saturday), 2 PM:
Leslie and fellow mystery author, Sarah Smith, will read from their new books at the Wamsutta Club, 427 County Street, New Bedford, 508-997-7431, followed by High Tea. The event is sponsored by the Friends of the New Bedford Free Library. Signed copies of Leslie’s and Sarah’s books will be on sale.

»   August 5 (Friday), 6 to 8 PM:
Leslie will sign copies of Murder at Spouters Point at the Sharon Summer Book Signing, at the Hotchkiss Library of Sharon, Connecticut, 10 Upper Main Street, Sharon, CT, 860.364.5041.

»   July 19 (Tuesday), 7 PM:
Leslie will be on a “Death in Shorts” panel at the Hudson Public Library, 3 Washington Street, Hudson, MA, with Mark Ammons, Ray Daniel, Kat Fast, and Cheryl Marceau.

»  July 8 (Friday), 3 to 7 PM:
Leslie will participate in another Beach Reads event, a Writer’s Workshop, at the West Dennis Library, 260 Main Street, West Dennis, MA. with the authors listed above and others.

»  July 7 (Thursday), 7 PM:
Leslie will take part in the Sisters in Crime 25th Anniversary Beach Reads Event at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod, 307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth, MA 02664, along with mystery authors, Sheila Connolly, Barbara Ross, Susan Santangelo, Clea Simon, and Sarah Smith.

»  June 30 (Thursday), 7:30 PM:
Leslie will be on a “Death in Shorts” panel at the Waltham Public Library, 735 Main Street, Waltham, MA 02451, 781-314-3425, with Mark Ammons, Ray Daniel, and Kat Fast.

»  May 25 (Wednesday), 6:45 PM:
Leslie will speak about her new book, Murder at Spouters Point, at the MacKay Branch Library, 43 Newfield St., North Chelmsford, MA 01863.

»  May 14 (Saturday), 8 AM - 6 PM:
Leslie will be at the Connecticut Fiction Fest at the Holiday Inn Conference Center in North Haven, CT.

»  May 12 (Thursday), 7 PM:
Leslie will take part in a “Death in Shorts” panel at the Leominster Public Library with Sharon Daynard, Ruth McCarty, and Barbara Ross.

»   April 29 (Friday) - May 1 (Sunday):
Leslie will be at Malice Domestic at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Bethesda, Maryland; on Sunday at 8:45 AM, she will take part in a panel, “Murder with a Little Education on the Side: Mysteries That Tackle Social Issues,” with Michael Alan Mallory, Louise Penny, and Cynthia Riggs, E. Ellett Logan moderating. Book signing follows.

»  April 10 (Sunday),
Book signing, 4:30 to 5 PM,
“Death in Shorts” panel/workshop: 5 PM:

Leslie will do a program at Mystery on Main, Brattleboro, VT, with Level Best authors, Michael Nethercott (THIN ICE) and Nancy Means Wright (QUARRY.)

»   April 13 (Wednesday),
6:30 wine and cheese, 7 PM program:

Leslie will take part in a panel on character development at the Brookline Public Library with Linda Barnes, Sarah Smith, and Raffi Yessayan at the April meeting of the New England Chapter of Mystery Writers of America at the Brookline Public Library, 361 Washington Street, Brookline, MA 02445, (617) 730-2370.

»   April 9 (Saturday), 9 AM - 12 PM:
Leslie will participate in a “Meet the Berkshire Authors” program at the Berkshire Athenaeum, 1 Wendell Avenue, Pittsfield, MA, 413.499.9480.

»  March 25 (Friday), 6:30 PM:
Leslie will take part in a short story panel with Mark Ammons, Sharon Daynard, Kathy Fast, and Barbara Ross at the Toadstool Bookstore in Milford, NH.

»  March 4 (Friday) 7 PM:
Leslie and mystery author, Sarah Smith, will discuss their new books at a “First Friday” event at the Front Street Book Shop, 165 Front Street, Scituate, MA 02066.

»  March 3 (Thursday) 7 PM:
Leslie Wheeler will moderate a mystery short story panel with THIN ICE authors, Ruth M. McCarty, Alan McWhirter and Steve Liskow, at the Cheshire Public Library, 104 Main Street, Cheshire, CT 06410.

»  January 23 (Sunday) 2-5 PM:
Leslie will read from MURDER AT SPOUTERS POINT at the National Writers Union Annual Book Party at Durrell Hall, Cambridge Family YMCA, Central Square, Cambridge.

2010 EVENTS

PAST BLOG EVENTS

  »  January 15 (Saturday) - GUEST BLOG:
Topic to be announced, meanderingsandmuses.blogspot.com.

»  October 13, (Wednesday), 2010:
Interview by Linda Faulkner, www.lindamfaulknertips.blogspot.com.

»  October 18, (Monday), 2010 - GUEST BLOG:
“Twenty-Five Years Ago Today, My Character, Miranda Lewis Was . . .” www.stacyjuba.com/blog.

»  October 20, (Wednesday), 2010:
Interview by Jan Brogan, www.jungleredwriters.com.

»  October 30-31 (Sat-Sun) - GUEST BLOG:
“A Rose By Any Other Name,” www.poesdeadlydaughters.blogspot.com.

»   November 4, (Thursday):
Interview by Chris Redding, chrisredddingauthor.blogspot.com.

»  November 5 (Friday) - GUEST BLOG:
“Epigraphs, Anyone?,” www.cozychicksblog.com.

»  November 16 (Tuesday) - GUEST BLOG:
“Your Character’s Bookshelf,” www.cncbooks.com/blog.

»  November 19-21 (Friday to Sunday) - GUEST BLOG:
“When The Antagonist is a Good Guy,” www.mysteriesandmargaritasblogspot.com.


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»  December 18 (Saturday) 1-3 PM:
Leslie will sign copies of MURDER AT SPOUTERS POINT at Other Tiger Bookstore, 90 High Street, Westerly, RI 02891, 401-348-6754.

»  December 16 (Thursday) 6 PM:
Leslie will read and sign copies of THIN ICE, with Mark Ammons, Julie Hennrikus, Barbara Ross, and Mary Stibal at Borders/Downtown Crossing, 10-24 School Street Boston, MA, 617.557.7188.

»  December 11 (Saturday) 3 PM:
Leslie will speak about the new Level Best Books anthology, THIN ICE, at the West Tisbury Free Public Library, 1042A State Road West Tisbury, MA, 508.696.0130.

»  December 4 (Saturday) 2 -4 PM:
Leslie will sign copies of MURDER AT SPOUTERS POINT at Booklovers’ Gourmet, 55 East Main Street, Webster, MA 01570, 877-284-8709.

»  December 2 (Thursday) 6 PM:
Leslie will participate in a signing of the new Level Best Books’ anthology, Thin Ice, along with local author, Edith Maxwell, and editors/authors, Mark Ammons, Kat Fast, and Barbara Ross, at River’s Edge, 15 Market Street, Unit 2, Ipswich, MA 01938, 978-356-2363.

»   November 30 (Tuesday), 7 PM:
“It’s a Mystery to Me” panel with Sylvie Kurtz and Steve Liskow at the Merrimack (NH) Public Library, 470 Daniel Webster Highway, Merrimack, NH 03054.

»  November 20 (Saturday) noon to 2 PM:
Leslie will sign copies of MURDER AT SPOUTERS POINT at Bank Square Books, 53 West Main Street, Mystic, CT 06355, 860-536-3795.

»   November 17 (Wednesday):
Leslie and Sarah Smith will speak about their new books, MURDER AT SPOUTERS POINT and THE OTHER SIDE OF DARK, respectively, and sign copies according to this schedule: 6 PM, Book Signing and Reception at Village Books; 6:30 PM, author presentations at Roslindale Branch Library, 4238 Washington, Street, Roslindale, MA 02131, 617-323-2343.

»   November 16 (Tuesday), 7 PM:
Leslie will take part in a mystery panel at the Thayer Memorial Library, 717 Main Street, Lancaster, MA with Barbara Ross and Gary Goshgarian (aka Gary Braver).

»  November 12 - 14 (Fri-Sun) :
Leslie will be at the New England Crime Bake Conference, at the Dedham (MA), Hilton.
--Saturday, from 8:50 to 9 AM, Leslie will present the 2010 Al Blanchard Award and the four honorable mentions.
--1:35 to 2:00 PM, Leslie will take part in a signing for the anthology, Thin Ice, of which she is a contributing editor.
--Sunday from 9 to 9:50, Leslie will take part in a panel, “Blasts from the Past,” with James Benn, Michael Nethercott, Nancy Means Wright, and Lawrence Light.
-- 9:50 to 10:10, Leslie will be signing copies of her new book, MURDER AT SPOUTERS POINT.

»   November 10 (Wednesday) at 2 PM:
Leslie will speak about her new book, MURDER AT SPOUTERS POINT, and sign copies in the Function Room at Fuller Village, 1372 Brush Hill Avenue, Milton, MA

flower flower   November 7 (Sunday), 2-4 PM:
LAUNCH PARTY for MURDER AT SPOUTERS POINT at Porter Square Books, in Cambridge, MA.
Leslie will be joined by Rosemary Herbert, who will be reading and signing her debut mystery, FRONT PAGE TEASER.

»  November 4 (Thursday), 6:30 to 8 PM:
Leslie will be at the North Adams Public Library, 74 Church Street, North Adams, MA 01247, talking about her new book and signing copies.

»  October 27, (Wednesday), 7:00 PM
Leslie will appear on a “Death in Shorts” panel at the Bigelow Library, 54 Walnut Street, Clinton, MA, 978.365.4160, along with Mark Ammons, Kate Flora, and Barbara Ross.

»  October 2 (Saturday):
Leslie will be at the Sisters in Crime Booth at NEIBA at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, RI, from 9 AM to 5 PM, signing copies of her new book, Murder at Spouters Point (specific time of signing to be announced).

»  September 21 (Tuesday), 7:00 PM
Leslie will be the featured speaker in the Fall Author Series talking about her new book, Murder at Spouters Point, at the Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant Street, Brunswick, ME, 207.725.5242.

»  September 15 (Wednesday), 9:30 AM -12:30 PM
Leslie will be at the Berkshire Forum in Pittsfield, MA, signing copies of her books.

June 4 (Friday), 12:00 PM
Leslie will moderate a “Relationships Can Be Murder” panel with Sheila Connolly, Hank Phillippi Ryan, and Nancy Means Wright at the Morse Institute in Natick, MA.

May 10 (Monday), 7:00 PM
Leslie will appear on a "Modern Historical Panel " panel with M.E. Kemp and Sarah Smith at the Canton Public Library, 786 Washington Street, Canton, MA, 781.821.5027.

April 10 (Saturday), 7 PM
Leslie will be on a “Death By Chocolate” panel at the Lincoln Public Library in Lincoln, New Hampshire with Kate Flora and Janet Morgan as part of a weekend-long mystery celebration.

flower Sunday, January 17, Leslie will be at the Sisters in Crime booth at the ALA from 9:30 to 11:00, signing copies of her two previous mysteries, along with an extract from her forthcoming book, MURDER AT SPOUTERS POINT.

Friday, January 15, 2010, Leslie will be at the reception at the Sisters in Crime booth at the ALA at the Hyatt Regency in Boston, from 5:30 to 7:30.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 at 10:30 AM
Leslie and fellow mystery author, Maureen Walsh, will speak at the Canton Catholic Women's Club
Saint John the Evangelist Church
Washington Street
Canton, MA.

Monday, March 3, 10 AM to 1 PM, Leslie will be taking part in a "Read Across America" program at the Upper Cape Regional Technical School, 220 Sandwich Rd., Bourne, MA 02532, 508-759-7711.
Wednesday, July 12, 7 PM, Leslie will appear on a panel with Susan Oleksiw and Tempa Pagel at the Waltham Public Library, 735 Main Street, Waltham, MA 02451, (781) 314-3425.

Thursday, August 3l, 3 PM, Leslie will speak at a tea at the North Adams Public Library, 74 Church Street, North Adams, MA, (413) 662-3133.

Saturday, September 9, 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Leslie will take part in a "Book 'Em" book fair to benefit the Children's Literacy Program, along with Archer Mayor, Sarah Stewart Taylor, and many other authors at the Lebanon High School, 195 Hanover Street, Lebanon, NH 03766, (603) 448-2055.

Saturday, September 16, 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Leslie will be at the SinC/MWA booth at the New England Booksellers Convention (NEBA) at the Rhode Island Convention Center, 1 Sabin Street, Providence, RI 02903-1814, Providence, RI, (401) 458-6000.

Sunday, September 24, 2 PM to 4:30 PM: "Sunday Afternoon with Seven Sisters in Crime" panel discussion with Frankie Bailey, Tempa Pagel, Marilyn Rothstein, Clea Simon, Anne White, and Nancy Means Wright at the Schenectady County Public Library, 99 Clinton Street, Schenectady, NY 12305, (518) 388.4500.

Thursday, October 19, 7 PM: Leslie will speak at the James White Memorial Library, 5 Washburn Road, E. Freetown, MA, (508) 763-5344.

October 27-29 (Friday-Sunday), 7:30 PM: Leslie will take part in a Martha's Vineyard Mystery Weekend, beginning with a panel at the Bunch of Grapes Bookstore on Friday with Judy Green, Margaret McLean, Paula Munier, Cynthia Riggs , and Clea Simon.

Thursday, November 2, 7 PM: Mystery panel with Kate Flora and Clea Simon at the Richards Memorial Library, 118 N. Washington Street, N. Attleboro, MA, 508-699-0122.

Friday, November 3, 7 PM: Mystery panel with Lisa Kleinholz and (author to be announced) at the Phinehas S. Newton Library 19 The Common, Royalston, MA 01368, 978-249-3572.

Saturday, November 4, 10 AM to 12:30 PM: Local Authors Celebration at Bushnell-Sage Library, 48 Main St, Sheffield, MA 01257, 413-229-7004.

Saturday, November 11, Sunday, November 12: New England Crime Bake, DoubleTree Hotel, 50 Warren Street, Lowell, MA 01852, 1-978-452-1200. On Sunday, Leslie will be moderating a panel on YA mysteries with Peter Abrahams, Ted Murphy, and Nancy Means Wright.

Thursday, November 30, 6 PM: Leslie will take part in a "Death in Shorts" panel with SEASMOKE authors and editors, Kate Flora, Cathy Cairns, Ruth M. McCarty, Stephen Rogers at Books & More, 10 Home Depot Drive, Plymouth, MA 02360, 508-732-9944.

Tuesday, December 5, 7 PM: Leslie will appear on a mystery panel at the Bellingham Barnes & Noble with Kate Flora, Clea Simon, Jan Brogan, and Leslie Meier, 270 Hartford Ave., Bellingham, MA 02019, 508-966-1933.

Friday, December 8, 5:30 PM: Leslie will be at a holiday party at Kate's Mystery Books, 2211 Mass. Ave., Cambridge, MA 02140, 617-491-2660.

Tuesday, December 12, 7:30 PM: Leslie will appear on a "Death in Shorts" panel with SEASMOKE authors Kate Flora, Cathy Cairns, Ruth M. McCarty at the Belmont Public Library, 336 Concord Ave., Belmont, 617-489-2000 or 617-993-2850.

Sunday, February 11, 2 to 4 PM: Leslie will appear on a "Death and Desserts" panel with Leslie Meier and John Prophet at the Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden Street, Duxbury, MA 02332, 781-934-2721.

Tuesday, February 20, 6:30 PM: Leslie will appear on an Historical Mystery panel with Sarah Smith at the Fitchburg Public Library, 610 Main Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420, 978-345-9635.

Wednesday, March 21, at 6:30 PM: Leslie will appear on a mystery panel with Sharon Daynard, Carol Perry, Vicki Stiefel, and Bill Tapply. Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Massachusetts Avenue, Lunenburg, MA 01462, 978-582-4140

Tuesday, April 10, 12:30 PM: Leslie will speak at a meeting of the Norwood Women's Club, Emanuel Lutheran Church Parish Hall, 24 Berwick Street, Norwood, MA 02062.

April 27, Friday, 7 PM: "It's a Mystery to Me" panel with Vicki Stiefel and Bill Tapply at the Dickinson Memorial Library, Northfield, MA, 413. 489.2455

April 30, Monday, 7-8:30 PM: "Modern Historical" panel with Sarah Smith, Tempa Pagel, and Jane Langton at the Brockton Public Library, 304 Main Street, Brockton, MA 02301 (508) 580-7890.

May 9, Wednesday, 7 PM: Leslie will appear on an Historical Mystery panel with Sarah Smith, Marilyn Rothstein, and Lea Wait at the Bellingham Public Library, 100 Blackstone Street, Bellingham, MA 02019, 508-966-1660.

July 2, Monday, 7 PM: Leslie will appear on an "It's a Mystery to Me" panel with Susan Oleksiw and Tempa Pagel at the Monterey Library, 452 Main Rd, Monterey, MA 01245, 413-528-3795.

July 16, Monday, 7 PM: Leslie will appear on an "It's a Mystery to Me" panel with Kate Flora and Lea Wait at the Scarborough Public Library, 48 Gorham Rd., Scarborough, ME 04074, 207-883-4723.

Friday, September 28, 11:00 AM-1:30 PM, Leslie will be at the SinC/MWA booth at the New England Booksellers Convention (NEIBA) in Providence, RI.

Sunday, October 14, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Leslie will participate in an Authors Panel with six other authors at the Manzanita Dining Hall on the Stanford University campus as part of the Reunion/Homecoming weekend.

Saturday, October 20th, 1- 3 PM, Leslie will appear on a "Modern Historical" panel at the Freeport Library, 10 Library Drive, Freeport, ME 04032, 207.865.3307, with Tempa Pagel, Sarah Smith, and Lea Wait.

Saturday, November 3, 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM, Leslie will be at the Local Authors Celebration at the Bushnell-Sage Library, 48 Main St., Sheffield, MA 01257, 413.229.7004.

Sunday, November 11, 9:55 AM, Leslie will moderate the "Sheetrockers: Writing Romantic Suspense" panel with Dorothy Cannell, Patry Francis, and Hank Phillippi Ryan at the New England Crime Bake at the Dedham, MA Hilton.

Saturday, February 9, 10 AM to 1 PM:
Leslie will appear at the 3rd Anniversary Party at
Bruce's Browser
1497 Main Street
Athol, MA
978.249.3978.

 
 
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