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May 16, 2018
7:00 pm
Downstairs Program Room
800 Alma St
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Janet Dawson and Wendy Hornsby
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Mystery Readers Group Author Event: Janet Dawson & Wendy Hornsby

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

This month, the Mystery Readers Group welcomes a pair of special guests!

This month, the library's Mystery Readers Group welcomes two guest authors! Janet Dawson will discuss"The Ghost in Roomette Four, " & Wendy Hornsby will discuss "Number 7, Rue Jacob."  

The Mystery Readers Group meets at 7:00 p.m. on the third Wednesday of every month in the Library's Downstairs Meeting Room. Join fellow mystery readers to share and discuss favorite writers! First-timers always welcome.

About Janet Dawson
Janet Dawson has written twelve novels with Oakland private investigator Jeri Howard, and two novels featuring Zephyrette Jill McLeod. Her first Jeri Howard book, "Kindred Crimes," won the St. Martin’s Press/Private Eye Writers of America contest for best first private eye novel. It was nominated in the best first category for three mystery awards: the Shamus, the Macavity, and the Anthony.

About Wendy Hornsby
Wendy Hornsby is the Edgar Award-winning author of the Maggie MacGowen mysteries. Critics have described her work as "refreshing [and] real" (NY Times), "unusually poignant" (LA Times), and "powerful writing [with an] equally thought-provoking story" (Publisher's Weekly). The Cleveland Plain Dealer declared, "no mystery novelist since Raymond Chandler may have captured downtown Los Angeles as Hornsby does."