Everyone I talked to had a great time last year and this year looks even better.
This could be this years hot ticket convention!
ConMisterio – Texas only mystery convention returns to Austin on July
14-16 at the Austin Doubletree Hotel.
Our Guest’s of Honor will be
Margaret Maron and James Crumley.
Toastmaster will be Bill Crider;
Professional Guest is Dennis McMillan of Dennis McMillan Publications and
Fan Guests of Honor are Jan and Elmer Grape.
Also scheduled to attend are Megan Abbott, Lillian Stewart Carl, Reed
Farrel Coleman, Robert Greer, Libby Hellmann, Harry Hunsicker, Julie
Kenner, Lee Killough, Radine Trees Nehring, Anthony Neil Smith, Leann
Sweeney, Duane Swierczynski, Steven Torres, and Lono Waiwaiole,
This will be a three day conference which will feature panel discussions,
author readings and autographing as well as a dealers' room with tables of
new, used and rare books. All mystery readers and fans are welcome to
Memberships which include a banquet are currently $100.00 until May 31, 2006.
More information is available at Con Misterio or e-mail
ConMisterio is presented the Austin Literary Arts Maintenance Organization.