Sunday, June 2, 4:00 p.m. – Mike Befeler & Jack Martin

Wine & Cheese – Joint Signing - Discussion & Signing

Mike Befeler - PARADISE COURT: A Mark Yeager Sports Mystery and


Befeler is identified as one of four authors in a new emerging mystery sub-genre: the elderly investigator. Harlan Coben, president of Mystery Writers of America stated, “We’ve just scratched the surface on geezer-lit. It could be the next frontier in crime fiction.”

Martin next published work will be “Destroyer of Worlds,” a mystery revolving around murder in the World War II Manhattan Project.

Friday, June 14, 1:00 p.m.


Light Refreshments – Discussion & Signing

Saturday, June 29, 4:30 p.m.

Sheila Lowe & Rachel Howzell Hall

Wine & Cheese – Discussion & Signing of their new books.


Saturday, May 26th, 2:00 p.m., Orange County Sisters in Crime Meeting

Guest Speaker - D.P. Lyle 

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Saturday, May 18, 5:00 p.m. - Michael Brandman - WILD CARDS

Wine & Cheese Event

Michael Brandman will be discussing and signing his latest Buddy Steel novel WILD CARD, at the Mystery Ink Bookstore, 8907 Warner Avenue, #135, Huntington Beach, 5:00 p.m.  The third in his series of Buddy Steel mysteries WILD CARD follows on the heels of MISSING PERSONS and ONE ON ONE.

Brandman writes the Jesse Stone series that had been created by the late Robert B. Parker and also co-writes with Tom Selleck the TV movie adaptations of Parker’s work. The Jesse Stone TV movies starring Tom Selleck began on CBS in 2003 and continues to be made with Brandman co-writing and producing them. A tenth Jesse movie is about to be filmed in Nova Scotia.  Brandman lives in Los Angeles and is married to the Emmy winning actress Joanna Miles.

Brandman is an acclaimed motion picture and television producer, screenwriter, and New York Times best-selling author. His novels, KILLING THE BLUES, FOOL ME TWICE, and DAMNED IF YOU DO, based on characters created by the late Robert B. Parker in his Jesse Stone books, were New York Times best-sellers.

Michael Brandman lives in Los Angeles and is married to the Emmy winning actress Joanna Miles.