What we're about

Sisters (and Misters) in Crime-Colorado are writers, readers, booksellers, librarians, bloggers and others with an appreciation for mystery and crime fiction genres.

Since our chapter launched in 2015, our members have enjoyed the following educational, promotional, and social activities:

• The ABCs of Author Branding
• Giving Your Book A Voice
• Anatomy of an Arson
• Homicide for Writers, Not Criminals
• Top Ten Medical Pitfalls When Killing Your Characters
• A Visit From the Colorado Bureau of Investigation Communications Director
• Firearms: What Crime Writers Should Know
• Criminal Profiling
• Let’s Talk Stalking
• Mystery, Murder, and Mayhem: Crime Writing Panel
• Insider’s Guide to Novel Writing, Publishing, and Promotion
• Book Trailers as Marketing Tools
• PR 101: Promoting and Branding Your Book to The Masses
• How to Network
• Sherlock Hounds: Detection Canines
• The Clue Room: Live Escape Challenge
• The International Exhibit of Sherlock Holmes and The Power of Poison at the Denver

Come visit us and see what we're all about!

For more information, go to https://sistersincrimecolorado.org/ and http://www.SistersInCrime.org , or contact sistersincrimecolorado@gmail.com

The first meeting is FREE! Local membership dues, $20; National membership dues, $40 readers, $50 professional. A great value all around for following your passion -- less than 20 cents per day or $6 per month!

Upcoming events (5)

Longmont Book Club - Assassin Awakens by Theresa Crater

Free and open to the public. Come chat with the author and other readers! And if you don’t have a chance to read the book, that’s quite all right. Many times we discuss craft and the publishing process as well as the book, so all are welcome! PLEASE NOTE: During the current coronavirus situation, our book clubs are meeting online via Zoom. Sisters in Crime-Colorado members can get the link to the Zoom meeting on the chapter groups.io listserv. Non-members may request the meeting link by sending an email to: [masked]. This month is: Theresa Crater - Assassin Awakens (Mystic Assassin, Book 1) She’s got a to-do list to die for. But can this contract killer take down the most powerful man in the world? Army veteran Rainey has a lot of blood to shed before her work is done. Left for dead on the battlefields of Afghanistan, she rose again with a divine lethal mission and an otherworldly agenda. But her latest target isn’t on the hit list—he’s in the White House. Warned not to make a martyr of a corrupt president, she must stop a world-class rival assassin so she can create the illusion of a natural death. But to get close to the villain-in-chief, she’ll have to elude the evil soldiers who once made her life a living hell. Can Rainey execute her assignment before she becomes a monster’s next victim? Assassin Awakens is the first book in the gripping Mystic Assassin thriller series. If you like powerful heroines, fast-paced action, and surprising twists and turns, then you’ll love Theresa Crater’s eye-opening novel. Amazon Author Page: https://www.amazon.com/Theresa-Crater/e/B001K8MG44

NorCO Book Club - Lost Things by Ann Dominguez

Online event

Free and open to the public. Come chat with the author and other readers! And if you don’t have a chance to read the book, that’s quite all right. Many times we discuss craft and the publishing process as well as the book, so all are welcome! PLEASE NOTE: During the current coronavirus situation, our book clubs are meeting online via Zoom. Sisters in Crime-Colorado members can get the link to the Zoom meeting on the chapter groups.io listserv. Non-members may request the meeting link by sending an email to: [masked]. This month is: Ann Dominguez - Lost Things (Kate Deming Suspense, Book 2) Dr. Kate Deming is now an emergency medicine intern at a busy Chicago hospital. Between the drug epidemic and staff shortages, tensions in the emergency department run high. Kate befriends a homeless veteran who lives in her alley, but she can't tell which of the voices he hears are real. When he disappears from the ED during a treatment, Kate's search for him pulls her into a thirty year-old vendetta and jeopardizes her job, her marriage and her life. Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Lost-Things-Kate-Deming-Suspense-ebook/dp/B077X6R3FY/

S. Denver/Parker Book Club – Gone to Darkness by Barbara Nickless

Free and open to the public. Come chat with the author and other readers! And if you don’t have a chance to read the book, that’s quite all right. Many times we discuss craft and the publishing process as well as the book, so all are welcome! PLEASE NOTE: During the current coronavirus situation, our book clubs are meeting online via Zoom. Sisters in Crime-Colorado members can get the link to the Zoom meeting on the chapter groups.io listserv. Non-members may request the meeting link by sending an email to: [masked]. This month is: Barbara Nickless - Gone to Darkness (Sydney Rose Parnell, Book 4) Book summary forthcoming... Amazon Author Page: https://www.amazon.com/Barbara-Nickless/e/B01DTMF2ZS

Longmont Book Club - Zapata by Harper McDavid

Online event

Free and open to the public. Come chat with the author and other readers! And if you don’t have a chance to read the book, that’s quite all right. Many times we discuss craft and the publishing process as well as the book, so all are welcome! PLEASE NOTE: During the current coronavirus situation, our book clubs are meeting online via Zoom. Sisters in Crime-Colorado members can get the link to the Zoom meeting on the chapter groups.io listserv. Non-members may request the meeting link by sending an email to: [masked]. This month is: Harper McDavid - Zapata (Border Series Book 1) When engineer Avery McAndrews is offered a last-minute assignment to the rough and tumble border town of Zapata, Texas, she doesn’t think twice. Used to pushing past stereotypes, she’s sure this project will earn the long-awaited promotion. Instead, she’s thrown in the crossfire between warring drug cartels and soon discovers that her captor, Javier Ramos, is more than just a power hungry drug lord. He’s crazy. As lead attorney for the cartel, it’s Alejandro DeLeon’s job to manage Javier. But this time, Javier’s cruelty reaches epic proportions, and Alejandro finds himself wanting to risk everything to save Avery. Running for their lives with Mexico’s underworld at their heels, Avery and Alejandro discover unintended and intensifying emotions, feelings neither sought and neither seem prepared to control... Amazon Author Page: https://www.amazon.com/Harper-McDavid/e/B07SJMHB81/

Past events (97)

Longmont Book Club - Lost Things by Ann Dominguez

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