Thursday, March 1, 2018

Events and Signings

                                         BETTY WEBB'S 2018 EVENTS & SIGNINGS

March 10-11: Tucson Festival of the Book
     Saturday: 1 to 2 p.m. on panel "Amateur Sleuths." Koffler Room 216. Signing afterwards.
     Saturday: 4 to 5 p.m. on panel "Beastly Crimes." Student Union, Sabino. Signing afterwards
     Sunday: 11:30 to 12:30, teaching "Writing Suspense." Integrated Learning Center, Rm145.
     Other signings: 1-1:45 Sunday, Mystery Writers of America,  Booth 218
                               2-2:45 Sunday, Clues Unlimited Booth

March 14, 21, 28 (Wednesdays) 3 to 5 p.m. "Writing the Reader-Friendly Memoir"
Palm Ridge Recreation Center, Arcacia Room. Sun City West. Call 623-544-6114 for info.

March 28: 1-2:30 p.m. "Writing Versus Life" talk and signing. Palm Ridge Recreation              Center, Summit Hall, Sun City West (yes, this is just before the last memoir class).

May 2: "The Otter of Death" publication date. You can actually BUY it now!

May 19: 2 p.m. Official debut and signing of "The Otter of Death" at the Poisoned Pen            Bookstore, 4014 N. Goldwater Blvd., Scottsdale. Author Eileen Brady will be interviewing    me. This unscripted back-and-forth between two authors who write about animals will        either be a total disaster or totally hilarious. Maybe both.

May 24: 7 p.m. Betty moderates and speaks on panel "What's a Nice Girl Like You Doing with a Murderer Like This?" with mystery authors Donis Casey and Eileen Brady. Changing Hands Bookstore, SW corner of Guadalupe & McClintock, Tempe AZ.

June 4: 4 p.m. Tea and chat at Clues Unlimited, 3154 E. Fort Lowell Road, Tucson AZ

June 6: 7 p.m. Mysterious Galaxy, 5943 Balboa Ave., #100, San Diego CA

June 8:11:30 to 2 p.m. Huntington Beach (CA) Author's Luncheon: I join Australian author Candice Fox at the Huntington Beach Library, 7111 Talbert Ave., HB, and we discuss the pros and cons of the writing life. (Yes, there are cons -- in more ways than one). Books will be provided by the wonderful Mysterious Galaxy.

June 10: 4 p.m. Mystery Ink, 8907 Warner Ave., #135, Huntington Beach, CA

June 26: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. "Common First Book Problems and How to Fix Them," creative writing workshop at  Changing Hands Bookstore, SW corner of Guadalupe & McClintock, Tempe AZ. $25. To register, call (480) 730-0205.

September 15: Noon to 2 p.m. Phoenix Writers Club, Bluewater Grill, 1720 E. Camelback.
I talk about the difficulties (and joys) of writing two totally different series and HOW to do it.

September 20 through November 29 (Thursdays): 1-3 Betty teaches a Master Class in Creative Writing at ASU.

September 21: 1 p.m. Betty speaks about the Writer's Life at Oro Valley's Sun City Library.

November 5 and 12: 3-5 p.m. Betty teaches Memoir Writing at the Sun City West Recreation Center (not to be confused with the Oro Valley organization).


There are more events to come, so keep checking back!