1.19.2008

See Steve sing and dance!

Readers who live in or near Northern California: Once-in-a-so-far opportunity to spend the day with moi on March 22, also very nicely publicized by my good friends at donigreenberg.com. (Thanks!)

Thrillers, Chillers, Killers: Writing Your Mystery Novel
A seminar with nationally known mystery author Steve Brewer

Saturday, March 22
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Redding Library Community Room

Nuts and bolts

  • Outlining
  • Pacing
  • Plotting
  • Colorful settings
  • Believable characters
  • Telling details
  • Structural arcs
  • Convincing dialogue
  • Narrative voice


Course fee: $100
Earlybirds take a 10% discount!
Only $90 before March 1.

Steve regularly speaks at national mystery conventions, universities and writing workshops. ... His most recent appearances were at the Midwest Writers Workshop and the Tony Hillerman Writers Conference. ... He is the author of 16 books, including the Bubba Mabry private eye series and the recent thriller CUTTHROAT. ... He also writes a nationally syndicated humor column for newspapers. ... LONELY STREET, his first novel, is currently in post-production in Hollywood.

For registration information, leave a comment below, call 530.355.5093 or write to kjbrewer@sbcglobal.net. Checks are payable to Steve Brewer, P.O. Box 992951, Redding, CA 96099-2951.


3 comments:

Erin Friedman said...

I posted the info on the Redding Homeschool Network list - hope you get a full house.

STEVE BREWER said...

Thanks, Erin!

STEVE BREWER said...

Hi all. We're up to a dozen students so far, and we're making plans for box lunches to be brought in. More classtime that way! Lots of ground to cover.

Steve