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Writer Spotlight Wednesday: Mark Reutlinger & Oy, Vey, Maria!

Please join us in welcoming Mark Reutlinger to the MWA NW blog today!

Writer Spotlight Wednesday: Roxanne Dunn & Murder Undetected

Please tell us about your new book! Murder Undetected is the story of two strong women, one driven by selfish desire, the other by selfless love. Viane Thibaudet, darling of a hilltop town in Provence, has been getting away with murder. Only Brittany Thornton, newly...

Interview With A Bookseller: Cassie Clemans of Roundabout Books

Please tell us about Roundabout Books! What makes running a store in Bend, Oregon, unique? I opened Roundabout Books as a brand new independent bookstore in 2016.  We sell new books for all ages and genres.  Our children’s section is about a third of the store and...

Writer Spotlight Wednesday: Emmeline Duncan & Fresh Brewed Murder

For this week’s Writer Spotlight Wednesday, we’re welcoming Emmeline Duncan to the blog!

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About the Mystery Writers of America

MWA is the premier organization for mystery writers, mystery readers, and professionals in the mystery and crime-writing fields. The Northwest Chapter serves members of MWA who live in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Alaska.

MWA-NW offers a variety of services to chapter members, including dinner meetings with guest speakers, a regular newsletter with news, professional education, and more.

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Learn how you can join the leading association for professional crime writers in the United States.