Annual Murder Goes South

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Keynote Speaker Mary Kay Andrews
Keynote Speaker
Mary Kay Andrews
Beverly Connor
Beverly Connor
Craig Faris
Craig Faris
Jaclyn Weldon
Jaclyn Weldon White
Cathy Pickens
Cathy Pickens
Vonda Skelton
Vonda Skelton
Ellis Vidler
Ellis Vidler
Joyce and Jim Lavene
Joyce and Jim Lavene
Walter Sorrells
Walter Sorrells


2006 Murder Goes South

Official 2006 Murder Goes South poster designed by Craig Faris.
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Events Summary

The 4th annual Murder Goes South marked the second time the festival was held over two days. The Friday night session featured keynote speaker and featured author Mary Kay Andrews and a catered meal.

Nine accomplished authors were featured on Saturday: Mary Kay Andrews, Beverly Connor, Craig Faris, Jaclyn Weldon, Cathy Pickens, Vonda Skelton, Ellis Vidler, Joyce and Jim Lavene and Walter Sorrells.

The writers facilitated discussions framed by two topics topics: Cozy or Hard-boiled - What's your pleasure when it comes to mystery? and Truth vs. Fiction. Additional presentations were: Training of a Private Investigator by Eddie Rogers, From Journalist to Novelist by John DeDakis, The Wrong Way to Get Published by Craig Faris and Poisonous Plants In and Around Your Home by Joyce and Jim Lavene.

The day ended with a facilitated question and answer session and a book signing.


Photos & Memorabilia

Photo Album

Murder Goes South article from The Link Fall 2005
Murder Goes South article from The Link Winter 2006
Ticket Order Form
Draft Schedule of Events (marked up...)
Draft Flyer
Murder Goes South Flyer
Dinner with Mystery Writer Table Card  Obverse  Reverse
Murder Goes South Program
Writer & Presenter Biographies
Drowning the Agent by Craig Faris
Souvenir Bookmark
Smyrna-Vinings Bright Side Article

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