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Montgomery County Chapter January Mtg

January 12, 2019
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Mid-County Community Recreation Center
2004 Queensguard Road
Silver Spring, MD 20906

Libby Klein and Lane Stone. These two well-known mystery writers will provide a lively presentation on the Cozy mystery, a really interesting option for authors. In the session, they will answers questions such as, "What is the Cozy mystery?" "How is it different from other mysteries?" and much more, including an interactive portion.

Lane Stone, husband Larry Korb, and the real Abby live in Alexandria, Virginia during the week and Lewes, Delaware on the weekend.  When not writing she’s enjoying characteristic baby boomer pursuits:  traveling and playing golf.   Her volunteer work includes media and communications for the Delaware River & Bay Lighthouse Foundation. She’s on Georgia State University’s Political Science Department Advisory Board.  She serves as the College/University Coordinator for AAUW, the American Association of University Women, for Virginia and is on Northern Virginia Community College’s Women’s Center External Advisory Board.  She is currently pursuing her post-graduate certificate in Antiquities Theft and Art Crime.  Her alma mater is Georgia State University with a degree in political science.  Her standard schnauzer, Abby, tweets as TheMenopauseDog. And you can reach Lane at

Libby Klein graduated Lower Cape May Regional High School in the '80s. Her classes revolved mostly around the culinary sciences and theater, with the occasional nap in Chemistry. She has worked as a stay at home mom, climbing the ranks to the coveted position of Grandma. She also dabbles in the position of Vice President of a technology company which mostly involves bossing other people around, making spreadsheets, and taking out the trash. She writes culinary cozy mysteries from her Northern Virginia office while trying to keep her cat Figaro off her keyboard. Most of her hobbies revolve around eating, and travel, and eating while traveling.     

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