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  Susan Wittig Albert & Bill Albert
Partners in Crime  MysteryPartners e-Letter  
January 15, 2006  
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MysteryPartners NewsFlash
(To read this e-letter on our website, click here: mysterypartners.com/Newsletters/060115.html)
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  • Book Report
  • Lifescapes
  • Story Circle Network National Memoir Conference
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    Book Report
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    "News From the Land Between the Lakes"
    The second issue of Susan's occasional newsletter about the life and times of Beatrix Potter and the Cottage Tale mystery series is now available on the website. To read it online or download and print, go here: mysterypartners.com/Beatrix. Click on "News from the Land Between the Lakes."

    This is your last chance...
    to be featured in one of the Alberts' novels! As a fundraiser, the Story Circle Network is raffling off three opportunities for you to make a guest appearance in an upcoming book in a China Bayles, Robin Paige, or Beatrix Potter mystery. For details, go here: storycircle.org/raffle.shtml. The three winners will be announced on Mystery Partners and the Story Circle websites on February 7.

    Bored with Your Commute?
    Let China and Ruby liven up that daily drive. Bloodroot has joined A Dilly of a Death, Indigo Dying, and Mistletoe Man in the Recorded Books rental catalog. For details, go to recordedbooks.com. To see all four available books, type in the author's name.

     

    Lifescapes

    Susan's been playing with wool again, as well as working on a new Beatrix Potter mystery. For a peek at her various fiber projects and the latest news from MeadowKnoll, visit her blog: susanalbert.typepad.com/lifescapes. Please bookmark it, so you can return often. Or you can go to the website, mysterypartners.com, and scroll down the toolbar to "Crime Partners"—click on "Lifescapes."


     

    Story Circle Network National Memoir Conference
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    The organization that Susan founded, the Story Circle Network, will hold its third national conference in February. We hope you'll consider attending.

    What: Story Circle Network's Third National Women's Memoir Conference
    When: February 3-5, 2006
    Where: Red Lion Hotel, Austin TX

    For program details (Susan will be one of the speakers) and registration, go to www.storycircle.org/Conference

    Stories from the Heart III will bring women from around the country to celebrate our stories and our lives. Through writing, reading, listening, and sharing, we will discover how personal narrative is a healing art, how we can gather our memories, how we can tell our stories. We welcome readers, writers, storytellers, and any woman with a past, present, and future. Come, learn, share, celebrate with us as we honor our stories!



     

    Death on the Lizard
    Death on the Lizard

    What reviewers say about books by Robin Paige: "Eminently satisfying... intricate mystery. Delightful pair of sleuths. A wonderful sense of atmosphere and place." —Gothic Journal

    Go here to read more or to order the book: mysterypartners.com/Robin/Lizard.html

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    Bleeding Hearts

    Bleeding Hearts

    (Coming in April!)


    "Albert's dialogue and characterizations put her in a class with lady sleuths V.I. Warshawski and Stephanie Plum." —Publishers Weekly

    "The best of small-town Texas." —Library Journal

    Go here to read more or to order the book: mysterypartners.com/China/Hearts.html

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