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Developing a Mystery Series with Nancy J. Cohen

Attention all writers! Join us for a workshop led by a published author!

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Where Conference Room 4009

Do you want to write a cozy mystery but don’t have a clue where to start? Or are you in the middle of a story and stuck on the plot? This workshop will help you determine your setting, create a cast of characters, plot each story, add suspense, plant clues and solve the crime. In addition, we’ll discuss continuity, keeping a series fresh, organizing your material, and marketing tips.

Award-winning author Nancy J. Cohen has written fifteen books in her Bad Hair Day mystery series. Titles in this series have made the IMBA bestseller list, been selected by Suspense Magazine as best cozy mystery, and won third place in the Arizona Literary Awards. Nancy is also author of the instructional guide, Writing the Cozy Mystery. Her imaginative romances, including the Drift Lords series, have proven popular with fans as well. These books have won the HOLT Medallion and Best Book in Romantic SciFi/Fantasy at The Romance Reviews. Please visit her at

Salon owner Marla Vail and her detective husband must solve a decades-old mystery when Valerie Weston is found dead in Marla’s new day spa, slathered in a green facial mask.

This event is part of the series.