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Updated: November 14, 2014

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 Thursday

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11:30 A lawyer, a reporter and a psychologist walk into a bar: How real life professions inspire crime novels
Join our e-specialists for panels, workshops, discussions, and advice.
Building Readership through Social Media
Murder Ancient & Modern
(M) Judith Cutler,
Edward Marston
    Bouchercon 101
(M) Ingrid Willis,
Janet Rudolph
Crime Goes Visual
(M) Alex Segura,
Dale Berry,
Gregg Hurwitz,
Gary Phillips,
Duane Swierczynski
Badge or No Badge?
(M) Ted Hertel,
Anne Cleeland,
David Housewright,
Sean Lynch,
Alan Russell,
Michael Stanley (Stanley Trollip)
Murder, We Wrote
(M) Thomas Sawyer,
Donald Bain,
Renee Paley-Bain
1:00 All About Alibi
  Surveillance Workshop: The Basics
(M) R.T. Lawton
Murder in a Locked Room
(M) Bill Gottfried,
Janet Dawson,
Jeffery Deaver,
Laurie R. King,
Marvin Lachman,
Gigi Pandian
Women Wearing A Badge
(M) John Billheimer,
Allison Brennan,
Deborah Crombie,
Kendra Elliot,
Naomi Hirahara,
Karin Salvalaggio
If I Knew Then What I Know Now
(M) Marlyn Beebe,
Brett Battles,
Jessie Chandler,
John Connolly,
Elaine Viets,
Martyn Waites
Al Abramson Fan Guest of Honor Interview
(M) SJ Rozan,
Al Abramson,
William Kent Krueger
Murder Most Ghostly and Paranormal
(M) Terri Bischoff,
Stephen Blackmoore,
Sue Ann Jaffarian,
Margaret Lucke
Crime in Tinseltown
(M) Lee Goldberg,
Connie Dial,
Diana Gould,
Melodie Johnson Howe,
Nathan Walpow,
Sheila York
Different Shades of “Cop”
John McFetridge,
Colin Campbell,
Rory Flynn,
Elizabeth Heiter,
Ellen Kirschman,
Owen Laukkanen
2:30 E-Book Primer for Publishing Success
E-Book Publishing: What Publishers Wish You Knew
How to Promote Your E-Book
(M) RP Dahlke
It’s a Dark and Twisty Book
(M) Clair Lamb,
Christopher Farnsworth,
Glen Erik Hamiliton,
Gregg Hurwitz,
Alex Marwood,
Ivy Pochoda
Where Do You Like Your Violence?
(M) Anne Cleeland,
Susan Boyer,
Heather Graham,
Jess Lourey,
Adrian McKinty,
Wendy Corsi Staub
The Past Meets the Present
(M) Judith Cutler,
Eoin Colfer,
Joel Fox,
Lori Roy,
Triss Stein
Chills, Thrills, and Mysteries in the 17th - 19th Centuries
(M) Laura Brennan,
Emily Brightwell,
Susanna Calkins,
Charles Finch,
Eleanor Kuhns,
Suzanne (S.K.) Rizzolo
Doesn’t Play Well with Others
(M) Kim Hammond,
Darrell James,
Brad Parks,
Mara Purl,
Jeri Westerson
Mixing Murder with Food
(M) Kate Carlisle,
Connie Archer,
Leslie Budewitz,
Daryl Wood Gerber,
Karen MacInerney,
Ovidia Yu
Anthony Boucher
(M) Al Abramson,
Marvin Lachman,
Larry Light,
June Moffatt,
John Trimble,
Bjo Trimble
4:00 Book Country (Penguin Random House)
Exploring Interactive Fiction: Storytelling in social games
Survelliance Workshop: The Return
(M) R.T. Lawton
Cops Around the World
(M) Ali Karim,
Mark Billingham,
Sara Blaedel,
Ragnar Jonasson,
Kwei Quartey,
Stav Sherez
A Spoonful of Humor Makes the Murder Go Down
(M) Tyler Dilts,
Steve Brewer,
Hannah Dennison,
Bill Fitzhugh,
Paul Levine,
Cindy Sample
Just The Facts
(M) Les Blatt,
Richard Belsky,
Ellen Crosby,
Hank Phillippi Ryan,
Susan Union,
LynDee Walker
Stepping Into Another Writer’s Shoes
(M) Gayle Lynds,
Reed Farrel Coleman,
Jamie Freveletti,
Mark Greaney
Murder and Mayhem in Medieval and Elizabethan Times
(M) Brian Thornton,
Tasha Alexander,
Christopher Gortner,
Edward Marston,
Susan Spann
Noir Comes in Many Flavors
(M) Chantelle Aimee Osman,
Jon Bassoff,
Steph Cha,
Chris Holm,
Robert Lewis,
Fuminori Nakamura
Short But Mighty
(M) Travis Richardson,
Craig Faustus Buck,
Barb Goffman,
Robert Lopresti,
Paul D. Marks,
Art Taylor
5:30     J.A. Jance Guest of Honor Interview
(M) Oline Cogdill,
J.A. Jance
   Noir at the Bar
(M) Eric Beetner
 

 Friday

FriSeaview ABCShoreline ABPromenade 104 APromenade 104 BPromenade 104 CRegency ARegency BRegency CRegency D
8:30 PIs Coast-to-Coast
(M) Kevin Burton Smith,
Rex Burns,
Greg Herren,
Thomas Sawyer,
Cathi Stoler
The Cover Art of Robert McGinnis
(M) Art Scott
Music as a Character or Key Element in the Crime Story
(M) Bill Moody,
Jill Amadio,
Baron Birtcher,
Paul Charles,
Jeffery Deaver
Great Scot!
Catriona McPherson,
James Oswald,
Caro Ramsay,
Craig Robertson
Walk Through a Crime Scene
(M) George Fong
    Collecting 101
(M) Otto Penzler,
Al Abramson,
Les Blatt,
Bill Gottfried,
Tom O’Day,
Donus Roberts
10:00 When Your Sleuth is a Crook
(M) Josh Stallings,
Jodi Compton,
Timothy Hallinan,
Seth Harwood,
Jamie Mason,
John Morgan Wilson
Little Things Mean a Lot
(M) Camille Minichino
A Place By Any Other Name
(M) Deborah Lacy,
John Connolly,
Tammy Kaehler,
William Kent Krueger,
Mark Pryor,
Julia Spencer-Fleming
Masters of Suspense in Conversation
(M) Otto Penzler,
Mark Billingham,
C.J. Box,
David Morrell,
Kate White
It’s not CSI Miami
(M) Rachel Howzell Hall,
Robin Burcell,
Jennifer Chase,
Sheila Lowe,
D.P. Lyle,
Steve Scarborough
Tall Men Telling Tall Tales
(M) SJ Rozan,
Colin Campbell,
Andrew Grant,
Gary Phillips,
Twist Phelan,
Alan Russell
Sassy, Sexy, and Smart Female Protagonists
(M) Elaine Viets,
Hilary Davidson,
Andrew Mayne,
Diane Vallere,
James Ziskin
Murder in the Court
(M) Ken Isaacson,
James Scott Bell,
Susan Goldstein,
Lynne Raimondo,
Robert Rotstein,
Sheldon Siegel
All About the Fans
(M) Brad Parks,
Al Abramson,
Kerry Hammond,
Dru Ann Love,
Doris Ann Norris,
Janet Rudolph
11:30 Armed With a Notebook, Not a Badge
(M) Larry Gandle,
Kristi Belcamino,
Bruce DeSilva,
Denise Hamilton,
Rick Mofina,
Bob Reiss
Make 'Em Laugh
(M) Terry Shames,
Melodie Campbell,
Sharon Fiffer,
Sue Ann Jaffarian,
Diana Killian,
Helen Smith
Living Vicariously
(M) Keith Raffel,
M.P. Cooley,
Hannah Dennison,
Rory Flynn,
Gayle Lynds,
Chris Pavone
Vampires and Witches, Oh My
(M) Judy Clemens,
Juliet Blackwell,
Dana Cameron,
Kat Richardson,
SJ Rozan
Murderer's Row
(M) Harley Jane Kozak,
Sheila Connolly,
Christopher Farnsworth,
Jamie Freveletti,
Roger Hobbs,
Jeffrey Siger
Simon Wood, Toastmaster Interview
(M) Catriona McPherson,
Simon Wood
Belfast Noir
(M) Peter Rozovsky,
Gerard Brennan,
Paul Charles,
Adrian McKinty,
Stuart Neville
Crime Novel as Social Novel
(M) Hilary Davidson,
Joseph Clifford,
Les Edgerton,
Sara J. Henry,
Bill Loehfelm,
Tim O’Mara
Murder in the Great Outdoors
(M) Twist Phelan,
Shannon Baker,
Lisa deNikolits,
Kate Dyer-Seeley,
Christine Goff,
Mark Stevens
12:30 Bouchercon General Meeting
        
1:30 Dystopian YA
(M) Jess Lourey,
F.T. Bradley,
Joelle Charbonneau,
Michelle Gagnon,
Sophie Littlefield,
Alexandra Monir
  Been There Wrote That
(M) Gar Anthony Haywood,
Donna Andrews,
Lee Goldberg,
Brad Parks,
Alexandra Sokoloff
Long and Short of It
(M) Terrie Farley Moran,
Dana Cameron,
Jeffery Deaver,
Brendan DuBois,
Toni “Leigh Perry” Kelner,
Simon Wood
Cadaver Dog Demonstration
(M) Cat Warren,
Jan Frazee,
Sandy Peavey
Murder is Everywhere
(M) Michael Stanley (Stanley Trollip),
Annamaria Alfieri,
Cara Black,
Caro Ramsay,
Jeffrey Siger,
Michael Stanley (Michael Sears)
Excellence in Non-Fiction Crime Writing
(M) Jim Huang,
Leslie S. Klinger,
Josh Stallings,
Daniel Stashower,
Sarah Weinman
Shaken, Not Stirred
(M) Deborah Lacy,
Eoin Colfer,
William Lashner,
Con Lehane,
Johnny Shaw,
Marshall Thornton
No Computers, No Cars, No Problem
(M) Marlyn Beebe,
Ken Kuhlken,
Robert S. Levinson,
Charles O’Brien,
Reavis Wortham
3:00 Keep Them In Their Places or Let Them Steal the Scenes
(M) Erin Mitchell,
Don Bruns,
Marcia Clark,
Sharon Fiffer,
Kent Harrington,
Tina Whittle
Cupcake Pincushions
(M) Diane Vallere
A Conversation Among Authors
(M) Clare Toohey,
Sue Grafton,
Charlaine Harris,
J.A. Jance,
Sara Paretsky
Beyond Hammett, Chandler, and Spillane
(M) Peter Rozovsky,
Max Allan Collins,
Sara J. Henry,
Charles Kelly,
Gary Phillips,
Sarah Weinman
Not Your Parents' Heroes
(M) Brett Battles,
Ben Coes,
Keir Graff,
Mark Greaney,
Mike Lawson,
Boyd Morrison
Mysteries and Thrills in Asia
(M) Juliet Grames,
Lisa Brackmann,
Barry Lancet,
Martin Limon,
Fuminori Nakamura,
Ovidia Yu
Murder in Cyberspace
(M) Ray Daniel,
Joshua Corin,
Reece Hirsch,
Chris Knopf,
Matthew Quirk,
Keith Raffel
The Mean Streets of Los Angeles
(M) Linda Richards,
Jack Bludis,
Jennifer Kincheloe,
D.W. Putnam,
Rochelle Staab,
ÓKathyÓ ÓBennettÓ
A Sheriff’s Job Never Changes
(M) Deborah Atkinson,
Frankie Bailey,
Dianne Emley,
Joe Hart,
John Sandrolini
4:30 Cute and Sweet, But With a Twist
(M) Kristopher Zgorski,
Judy Clemens,
Vicki Doudera,
Bharti Kirchner,
Wendy Tyson
Through the Ear to the Mind
(M) Jessica Kaye,
Juliet Blackwell,
Lisa Brackmann,
Mark Greaney,
William Kent Krueger,
Deborah J. Ledford
From Page to Screen
(M) Craig Faustus Buck,
Max Allan Collins,
Elizabeth Cosin,
Andrew Kaplan,
Thomas Perry,
Taylor Stevens
We’re All Thrillers
(M) Barry Eisler,
Nancy Allen,
Carey Baldwin,
Samuel W. Gailey,
SG Redling
Major Crimes
Edward Marston, International Guest of Honor Interview
(M) Barbara Peters,
Edward Marston
   Similar, But Different
(M) Alison Gaylin,
Suzanne Chazin,
Tyler Dilts,
John Shepphird,
Dennis Tafoya,
Kenneth Wishnia

 Saturday

SatSeaview ABCShoreline ABPromenade 104 APromenade 104 BPromenade 104 CRegency ARegency BRegency CRegency D
8:30  Add Spice To Your Crafts
(M) Dru Ann Love,
Barbara Graham,
Sybil Johnson,
Jennifer McAndrews,
Camille Minichino,
Clare O’Donohue
Teen Angst
(M) Joelle Charbonneau,
Cara Brookins,
Janie Chodosh,
Margaux Froley,
Owen Laukkanen,
Lissa Price
Men of Mystery
(M) Joan Hansen
Murder Among the Medical Profession
(M) Kim Hammond,
John Burley,
Annette Dashofy,
Linda Reid
A Fine Palate for Death
(M) Ovidia Yu,
Kathy Aarons,
Jennifer McKinlay,
Carlene O’Neil,
Nancy Parra,
Penny Warner
Cops and Crime in the Big City
(M) Clair Lamb,
Rachel Howzell Hall,
Sam Reaves,
Kirk Russell,
LJ Sellers,
James Thane
Must Love Dogs & Cats
(M) Sparkle Abbey (Anita Carter),
Sparkle Abbey (Mary Lee Woods),
Barbara Allan (Collins),
Eileen Brady,
Linda O Johnston
10:00 Against the Odds
(M) Bill Fitzhugh,
Robert Gregory Browne,
Ian Hamilton,
Ben Lieberman,
Michael Sears,
Alexandra Sokoloff
Interested in Hosting a Bouchercon in Your Town?
Walking the Line
(M) Steve Steinbock,
Tasha Alexander,
Kim Fay,
Barbara Hambly,
Edward Marston,
Caroline (Charles) Todd
Bloody Murder
(M) Charlaine Harris,
(M) Sara Paretsky
Love and Murder
(M) Stacey Cochran,
James Buchanan,
Laura K. Curtis,
Kendra Elliot,
Heather Graham,
Melinda Leigh
The Fine Art of Murder
(M) Juliet Blackwell,
Kate Carlisle,
Jane Cleland,
Sheila Connolly,
Kendel Lynn,
Reba White Williams
They Blinded Me with Science
(M) Chris Aldrich,
Matt Cook,
Ray Daniel,
Jon McGoran,
Kira Peikoff,
Daniel Pembrey
A Strange Mixture
(M) Clare Toohey,
Beverly Allen,
Terrie Farley Moran,
Don Passman,
Susan Shea,
Tracy Weber
11:30 Sherlock Through the Ages
(M) Leslie S. Klinger,
Lindsey Faye,
Laurie R. King,
Michael Kurland,
Michael Robertson
Deadly Accurate
(M) Scott Farrell
Kick Ass Women
(M) Hank Phillippi Ryan,
Laura DiSilverio,
Meg Gardiner,
Terri Nolan,
Karen Olson,
Ingrid Thoft
Eoin Colfer, Young Adult Guest of Honor Spotlight
(M) Alison Gaylin,
Eoin Colfer
The Good, the Bad, and The Ugly of the Law
(M) Doris Ann Norris,
Laura Caldwell,
Joel Goldman,
Paul Levine,
Cathy Pickens,
Charles Rosenberg
In the Wars
(M) David Magayna,
Aileen Baron,
Carola Dunn,
J. Robert Janes,
John Sandrolini,
Charles Todd
We’ve Got Grit
Charles Salzberg,
David Stout,
David Swinson
Small Town Murder
(M) Robin Burcell,
Deborah Atkinson,
Mette Harrison,
Frank Hayes,
Karin Salvalaggio,
Terry Shames
12:30   All Guest of Honor Signing
Eoin Colfer,
Jeffery Deaver,
J.A. Jance,
Edward Marston,
Simon Wood
Anthology Book Launch and Signing
Al Abramson,
Roger Angle,
Craig Faustus Buck,
Dana Cameron,
Judith Cutler,
Ray Daniel,
Jeffery Deaver,
Sharon Fiffer,
Delaney Green,
Tanis Mallow,
Edward Marston,
Krista Nave,
Gigi Pandian
    
1:30 Layer by Layer Reveal
(M) Robin Berry
Learn to make a scarf and take the mystery out of crochet
(M) Jennifer McAndrews
Women Making History
(M) Rochelle Staab,
Rhys Bowen,
Sue Grafton,
Susan Elia MacNeal,
Sharan Newman,
Ann Parker
Getting it Right
(M) Chris Aldrich,
Jan Burke,
Reed Farrel Coleman,
Julia Dahl,
Roger Hobbs,
Tammy Kaehler
Plenty of Crime, Y’All
(M) Tina Whittle,
Susan Boyer,
David Burnsworth,
Charlaine Harris,
Richard Helms,
Mike Rubin
The Modern Private Investigator
(M) Maryelizabeth Hart,
Gar Anthony Haywood,
Karen Keskinen,
Sara Paretsky,
Michael Wiley
Crimes with International Flavors
(M) Jeffrey Siger,
Lisa Alber,
Brett Battles,
Ragnar Jonasson,
Ed Lin,
Michael Stanley (Stanley Trollip)
Ordinary Guys Driven to Extraordinary Lengths
(M) Deborah Halber,
David Bell,
Richard Lange,
John Rector,
Michael W. Sherer,
Simon Wood
Whodunits in Every Era
(M) Darrell James,
Patricia Coleman,
Charlotte Hinger,
Robert Kresge,
Linda Richards,
John Maddox Roberts
3:00 Make ’em Laugh
(M) Daniel Stashower,
Donna Andrews,
Lou Berney,
Steve Brewer,
Denise (Deni) Dietz,
Harley Jane Kozak
Come make a Quilted Coaster and learn English Paper Piecing.
(M) Barbara Graham
Round the World for Murder
(M) Erin Mitchell,
Cara Black,
Sara Blaedel,
Chris Ewan,
Dietrich Kalteis,
Barry Lancet
Jungle Red Writers
(M) Rhys Bowen,
Deborah Crombie,
Susan Elia MacNeal,
Hank Phillippi Ryan,
Julia Spencer-Fleming
The Lure of Secret Work
(M) Catriona McPherson,
Marc Cameron,
John Gilstrap,
Sarah Lovett,
Francine Mathews (Stephanie Barron),
Stephen Templin
To Thrill or Not to Thrill
(M) Sophie Littlefield,
Donald Bain,
Blake Crouch,
RJ Ellory,
Lee Goldberg,
Alan Jacobson
From Government Work to Solving Crimes
(M) Laura DiSilverio,
Ben Coes,
Mike Lawson,
R.T. Lawton,
David Rich
Stand-Alones vs. Series
(M) Robin Burcell,
C.J. Box,
Judith Cutler,
Jeffery Deaver
Short and Scary
(M) Toni “Leigh Perry” Kelner,
Scott Adlerberg,
Jack Fredrickson,
Lori Rader-Day,
Charles Salzberg,
Dave Zeltserman
4:30 Make Ours Noir
(M) Daryl Wood Gerber,
Eric Beetner,
Matt Coyle,
Christa Faust,
Kelli Stanley,
Duane Swierczynski
Historical Sleuthing
(M) Robert Kresge,
Emily Brightwell,
Carola Dunn,
Barbara Hambly,
Francine Mathews (Stephanie Barron),
Holly West
Why We Write Thrills
(M) Dennis Palumbo,
George Fong,
Michelle Gagnon,
Joshua Graham,
Becky Masterman,
Gregg Olsen
A Conversation with Michael Connelly and Sebastian Rotella
(M) Sebastian Rotella,
Michael Connelly
Four Funerals and a Disappearance
(M) Laura K. Curtis,
Linwood Barclay,
Peter James,
J.A. Jance,
Katia Lief,
Stuart Neville
Experiencing Fear
(M) Alexandra Sokoloff,
Maegan Beaumont,
Alison Gaylin,
Alex Marwood,
Kate White,
William Wood
You Say Traditional, I Say Cozy
(M) Sarah M. Chen,
John Billheimer,
Paul Bishop,
Linda Joffe Hull,
Eric James Miller,
Ilene Schneider
Screen to Prose
(M) James Lincoln Warren,
Paul Guyot,
Derek Haas,
Georgia Jeffries,
Phoef Sutton,
Robert Ward

 Sunday

SunSeaview ABCShoreline ABRegency ARegency BCRegency D
8:30 Cross-Cultural Crimes
(M) Simon Wood,
J.A. Jance,
Lise McClendon,
Sebastian Rotella,
Lynn Sheene,
Marty Wingate
Two Heads Are Better Than One
(M) JJ Lamb,
Sparkle Abbey (Anita Carter),
Sparkle Abbey (Mary Lee Woods),
D.E. Ireland (Meg Mims),
D.E. Ireland (Sharon Pisacreta),
Bette Lamb
Sleuths at Every Age
(M) Janet Dawson,
Mike Befeler,
Allen Eskens,
Becky Masterman,
Thomas Perry
Close Enough for Government Work
(M) Chantelle Aimee Osman,
Andrew Grant,
Derek Haas,
Dana Haynes,
Harry Hunsicker,
Boyd Morrison
Jewish Noir
(M) Kenneth Wishnia,
Michael J. Cooper,
Travis Richardson,
Stephen Jay Schwartz,
Dave Zeltserman
10:00 Crime for Middle Grades
(M) Leslie Blatt,
Keir Graff,
Carol Hughes,
Gay Kinman,
Sarah Smith,
Penny Warner
Agents and Editors
(M) Andrew Gulli,
Lisa Gallagher,
Juliet Grames,
Michaela Hamilton,
Lukas Ortiz,
Jason Pinter
Do You Write What You Know?
(M) Janet Rudolph,
Jan Burke,
Barry Eisler,
Laurie R. King,
Elaine Viets
Mind Games
(M) Ali Karim,
Patricia Gussin,
Andrew Kaufman,
Dennis Palumbo,
Wendy Webb,
Mary Vensel White
Short and Sweet
(M) Clare Toohey,
John Shepphird,
Michael Stanley (Michael Sears),
Steve Steinbock,
Jay Stringer,
Brian Thornton
11:30   All Guest of Honor Panel
(M) Tammy Kaehler,
Al Abramson,
Eoin Colfer,
Jeffery Deaver,
J.A. Jance,
Edward Marston,
Simon Wood