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I would be delighted to chat via Zoom or Skype with your book club, library group, etc. Please use my Contact page if you'd like to set up a date.
Wednesday, March 16th, 7pm ET at the Sleuths in Time Book Club, I'll be discussing A Deadly Endowment, book 7 in my Lady and Lady's Maid Mysteries. To join the book club, visit: Sleuths In Time Book Club | Facebook
Thursday, March 31st, 5:30-6:30 pm ET: I'll be chatting virtually with the Newport Historical society about my most recent Gilded Newport Mystery, Murder at Wakehurst, how I translate historical facts into historical fiction. For more information and to register for the free event, visit: Newport Historical Society Virtual Interview with Author Alyssa Maxwell - Newport Historical Society (newporthistory.org)
Watch My Past Book Chats:
Between the Chapters Book Club with Andrea Penrose and Anna Lee Huber (Sept. 27, 2021) LINK
Murder by the Book with Anna Lee Huber (Aug. 2021): LINK
In conversation with Anna Lee Huber and Clara McKenna (Sept. 22, 2021): LINK
Murder by the Book with Dianne Freeman: LINK
The Poisoned Pen with Anna Lee Huber: LINK
Bank Square Books/Savoy Bookshop with Andrea Penrose and Kathleen Marple Kalb: LINK
Interview with Leah Bailey at Cozy Ink Podcast: LINK
Belmont Books with Stephanie Graves: LINK
You're cordially invited to join the Sleuths in Time Book Club on Facebook! Visit the page to see what it's all about. Click JOIN and answer two super easy questions to be included.
Each month we'll feature a different Sleuth's book!
Sleuths in Time is a group of 9 historical mystery authors who love interacting with their readers. You can also find us here: https://www.facebook.com/SleuthsInTime
A newsletter editor from my own alma mata, the University of Connecticut, talks about visiting The Breakers and "meeting" Emma. "...Here I am, and here is Emma at the Breakers, reminding me that I hold an incomprehensible amount of power in my own hands.” Read this very special post! Where Fiction Meets Life: ARTICLE
9/5/2014 MURDER AT THE BREAKERS made the USA Today Bestseller list at #126
Never in my life would I have expected this to happen, but on August 30, 2014, my author ranking at Amazon was higher than J.K. Rowlings!
A Facebook Friend took this picture in the gift shop at
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Author of the Gilded Newport Mysteries
A Lady and Lady's Maid Mysteries