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LBB Presents ONLINE: Sisters of Suspense - Ellen Byron with Elaine Viets & Lori Rader-Day

Wednesday, September 30, 7pm CDT
Left Bank Books' Facebook Live Page

Left Bank Books and Sisters in Crime Greater St. Louis Chapter present a night of murder and mystery, 
Sisters of Suspense,
featuring mystery writers
Ellen Byron with Elaine Viets & Lori Rader-Day
on Facebook Live at 7pm CDT on September 30.
Join us on our Facebook Live Page and order copies of
Star Is Dead, by Elaine Viets, and
The Lucky One, by Lori Rader-Day,
from Left Bank Books to support authors and independent bookstores!


Murder in the Bayou Boneyard, by Ellen Byron

Maggie Crozat has the Halloween heebie-jeebies in USA Today bestselling and Agatha Award-winning author Ellen Byron's howlingly funny sixth Cajun Country mystery.

Maggie Crozat, proprietor of a historic Cajun Country B&B, prefers to let the good times roll. But hard times rock her hostelry when a new cell phone app makes it easy for locals to rent their spare rooms to tourists. With October--and Halloween--approaching, she conjures up a witch-crafty marketing scheme to draw visitors to Pelican, Louisiana... Read More about Murder in the Bayou Boneyard

Star Is Dead, by Elaine Viets

Hollywood diva Jessica Gray is on the last leg of her one-woman show when she suffers a sudden and fatal illness . . . but Angela Richman thinks there's more to it.

"Ageless" Hollywood diva Jessica Gray is finishing the last leg of her one-woman show in St Louis, Missouri, and the nearby town of Chouteau Forest is dazzled. During the show she humiliates three homeless women onstage, fires her entourage - not for the first time - and makes a bitter enemy of the town's powerful patriarch... Read More about Star Is Dead

The Lucky One, by Lori Rader-Day

From the author of the Edgar Award®-nominated Under A Dark Sky comes an unforgettable, chilling novel about a young woman who recognizes the man who kidnapped her as a child, setting off a search for justice, and into danger.

Most people who go missing are never found. But Alice was the lucky one... Read More about The Lucky One


Agatha Award winner and USA Today bestselling author Ellen Byron is a television writer, playwright, and freelance journalist. Her TV credits include Wings, Still Standing, and Just Shoot Me, and her written work has appeared in Glamour, Redbook, and Seventeen, among others. She lives in the Los Angeles area with her husband, their daughter, and the family's very spoiled rescue dog. A native New Yorker, Ellen still misses her hometown and still drives like a New York Cabbie.

Elaine Viets returns to her hardboiled roots with her Angela Richman, Death Investigator series. A Star Is Dead is the latest, following Fire and Ashes and Brain Storm, and the novella Ice Blonde. Elaine has 34 bestselling mysteries in four series, including the Dead-End Job mysteries and the Josie Marcus, Mystery Shopper series. A St Louis native, Elaine took the Medicolegal Death Investigator Training Course for forensic professionals at St Louis University. She has previously won the Agatha, Anthony and Lefty Awards. Elaine lives in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, with her husband, writer and reviewer Don Crinklaw.

Lori Rader-Day is the author of Under a Dark SkyThe Day I DiedLittle Pretty Things, and The Black Hour. She is a three-time Mary Higgins Clark Award nominee, winning the award in 2016. Lori lives in Chicago.

All you need to do to participate is log in to your personal Facebook account, go to Left Bank Books' Facebook Live Page, and wait for the livestream to begin on the page (you may need to refresh the page periodically until the stream begins). You may also watch the simulcast right here on this event page.

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 7:00pm
Left Bank Books' Facebook Live Page
Murder in the Bayou Boneyard: A Cajun Country Mystery Cover Image
ISBN: 9781643854601
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Crooked Lane Books - September 8th, 2020

A Star Is Dead Cover Image
ISBN: 9780727890160
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
(This book cannot be returned.)
Published: Severn House Publishers - April 7th, 2020

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The Lucky One: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062938077
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - February 18th, 2020