Karen E. Olson, winner of the Sara Ann Freed Memorial Award
   APPEARANCES

WHERE I'LL BE:

Oct. 4-7, 2012
Bouchercon 2012
Cleveland, Ohio


WHERE I'VE BEEN:

2005

Sept. 1-4
Bouchercon 2005
The Sheraton Chicago

Sept. 17, 7:15 a.m.
"Good Morning Connecticut Weekend" with Kristen Cusato
WTNH-TV - Channel 8

Sept. 17-18
New England Booksellers Association
Providence, R.I., Convention Center

Sept. 20, 7 p.m.
R.J. Julia Booksellers
Madison, CT

Sept. 23, 7 p.m.
The Book Vault
Wallingford, CT

Sept. 24, 4:30 p.m.
Atticus Bookstore
New Haven, CT

Sept. 27, 5 p.m.
The Black Orchid
New York City

Oct. 9, 2 p.m.
Trumbull Library
Trumbull, Conn.

Oct. 19, 7 p.m.
Clark Memorial Library
Carolina, R.I.

Oct. 22, 4 p.m.
Topnotch Resort & Spa
Stowe, VT

Nov. 2, 6 p.m.
Panelist
Mystery Writers of America, New York Chapter
New York City

Nov. 12-13
New England Crime Bake
Lowell MA

Nov. 19, 10:30 a.m.
New Haven Public Library
Stetson Branch Book Club

Nov. 19, 6 p.m.
Stockbridge Booksellers
Stockbridge, MA

Dec. 9, 6:30 p.m.
Kate's Mystery Books
Cambridge, Mass.

2006

Jan. 10, 2006, 7 p.m.
Fairfield Public Library
Fairfield, CT

Jan. 25, 7:30 p.m.
New Canaan Library
New Canaan, CT

Feb. 1, 7 p.m.
Hagaman Memorial Library
East Haven, CT

Feb. 11, 2 p.m.
The Yale Bookstore
with Mary-Ann Tirone Smith,
author of "Girls of Tender Age"

March 2-5
Sleuthfest
Fort Lauderdale, FL

April 6, 7:30 p.m.
Woodbridge Public Library
Woodbridge, CT

April 24, 4-9 p.m.
11th annual Festival of Mystery
Mystery Lovers Bookshop
Oakmont, Pa.

May 16, 7:30 p.m.
Durham Public Library
Durham, Conn.

May 19-21
Pennwriters Conference
panelist
Harrisburg/Grantville, PA

June 20, 7 p.m.
The Inquiring Mind Book Store & Gallery
Saugerties, NY
Mystery night with Alison Gaylin and Daniel Judson

June 21, 7 p.m.
Borders Books
Westfield Connecticut Post Mall
Milford, CT
Mystery panel with Roberta Isleib and Jessica Speart

July 15
Kennebunk Book Port
Kennebunkport, Maine

Sept. 16, 12:30 p.m.
New England Booksellers Convention
Providence, R.I.

Sept. 28-Oct. 1
Bouchercon
Madison, WI

Oct. 4, 7 p.m.
R.J. Julia Booksellers
Madison, CT
Book launch for “Secondhand Smoke”

Oct. 6, 7 p.m.
The Book Vault
Wallingford, CT

Oct. 7, 7:40 a.m.
WTNH-Channel 8
"Good Morning Connecticut Weekend"
with Chris Velardi

Oct. 7, 3 p.m.
New Haven Library
New Haven, CT

Oct. 8, 2 p.m.
Fairfield Library
Fairfield, CT

Oct. 14, 10 a.m.
Ridgefield Library
Ridgefield, CT

Oct. 18, 8 p.m.
Southern Connecticut State University
Visiting Writers Reading Series

Oct. 25, 7 p.m.
Borders Books
Fairfield, CT
Mystery Night

Oct. 29, 2 p.m.
Books & More
Plymouth, MA
"Using What You Know" panelist

Nov. 10-12
New England Crime Bake
panel moderator
Lowell, MA

Dec. 8, 5:30 to 8 p.m.
Holiday party
Kate's Mystery Books
Cambridge, Mass.

Dec. 10, 2-4 p.m.
Borders Books
Meriden, CT

2007

Feb. 8, 2007, 7 p.m.
Guilford Free Library
Guilford, CT

Monday, May 7
Festival of Mystery
Mystery Lovers Bookshop
Oakmont, PA

May 24-27
Mayhem in the Midlands
Omaha, NE

Wednesday, Nov. 14
Palos Verdes Woman's Club
Annual Books and Authors Luncheon
Torrance, CA

Friday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m.
RJ Julia Booksellers
Madison, CT

Saturday, Dec. 1, 11 a.m. to noon
Winter Words writers' conference
Fairfield Public Library
Panelist

Saturday, Dec. 1, 2 p.m.
Yale Bookstore
New Haven, CT

Tuesday, Dec. 11, 7 p.m.
Brookline Booksmith
Brookline, MA
with Clea Simon

2008

Sunday, Feb. 10, 2008, 2 p.m.
Trumbull Arts Commission
Trumbull, CT

March 6-9
Left Coast Crime
Denver, CO

March 26, 6-8 p.m.
The Big Read
Sponsored by the Connecticut Center for the Book and the Hartford Public Library
Hartford CT
Panelist with Mary-Ann Tirone Smith and Chris Knopf

April 8, 6:30 p.m.
Tough Gals: The Influence of Sam Spade on the Contemporary Female Detective
New York, NY
Sponsored by Mystery Writers of America

Aug. 12, 6:30 p.m.
"Fictional Female Detectives from Hard-Boiled Dames to Gray-haired Ladies With Cats"
Mid-Manhattan Library
New York, NY

Oct. 9-12, 2008
Bouchercon 2008
Baltimore, MD

Monday, Oct. 27, 7 p.m.
Friends of the Woodbridge Library – Purves Lecture
Woodbridge Public Library

Monday, Nov. 10, 7 p.m.
RJ Julia Booksellers
Madison, CT

Thursday, Nov. 13, 7 p.m.
Wallingford Public Library
Wallingford, CT

Saturday, Dec. 6
Winter Words writers conference
Fairfield Public Library
Fairfield, CT

Monday, Dec. 8, 7:30
South Windsor Public Library
South Windsor, CT

Tuesday, Dec. 9, 7 p.m.
North Haven Public Library
North Haven, CT

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2 p.m.
Yale Bookstore
New Haven, CT

2009

Thursday, March 19
Hagaman Memorial Library
East Haven, CT

April 18 and 19
Murder 203: Connecticut's Mystery Festival
Easton and Westport (CT) libraries

Tuesday, July 7
Fox 61 morning show

Tuesday, July 7, 2009, noon
New Canaan Library

Wednesday, July 8, 6 p.m.
New Haven Library

Thursday, July 9, noon
Silver Sands Beach and Tennis Club
East Haven, CT

Thursday, July 9, 6:30 p.m.
Bank Square Books

Tuesday, July 14, 7 p.m.
RJ Julia Booksellers

Thursday, July 16, 6:30 p.m.
Janet Carlson Calvert Library
North Franklin, CT

Tuesday, July 28, 7:30 p.m.
South Windsor Public Library

October 14-18
Bouchercon
Indianapolis, IN

2010

Tuesday, March 2, 2010, 7 p.m.
RJ Julia Booksellers
Madison, CT

Monday, March 15, 7 p.m.
North Haven Public Library
North Haven, CT

Monday, April 12, noon
Donald R. Welter Library
Three Rivers Community College
Norwich, CT

Saturday, April 17, 1 p.m.
Barnes & Noble
470 Universal Drive North
North Haven, CT
Panel with Kristan Higgins, Stella Price, Bianca D'Arc, Jessica Andersen, Isabelle Santiago and Kate Smith

Monday, May 3
Mystery Lovers Bookshop's Festival of Mystery
Oakmont, PA

Tuesday, Sept. 7, 7 p.m.
RJ Julia Booksellers
Madison, CT

Monday, Sept. 13, 7 p.m.
Wallingford Public Library
Wallingford, CT

Wednesday, Sept. 15, 7 p.m.
Author Roundtable
Borders
Fairfield, CT

October 14-17
Bouchercon
San Francisco

Saturday, Oct. 30
Annual Luncheon
American Association of University Women
Mystic CT