Blood-Letter #140

In November 2017 of the Blood-Letter: a preview of our Bloody Thursday guest Finn J.D. John, plus a visit to Canada, awards news and more

Friends of Mystery Welcomes Finn J.D. John

Join Friends of Mystery on November 16, 2017 as we welcome Finn J.D. John, author of Wicked Portland: The Wild and Lusty Underworld of a Frontier Seaport Town.

Blood-Letter #139

In the September 2017 issue of the Blood-Letter: a preview of our Bloody Thursday guest Robert Dugoni, plus a new event venue, awards news and more!

Friends of Mystery Welcomes Robert Dugoni

Join Friends of Mystery on September 28, 2017 as we present Robert Dugoni with the 2017 Spotted Award for Best Mystery for The 7th Canon.

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Blood-Letter #135

Blood-Letter #135

In the November 2016 of the Blood-Letter: a preview of our November guest Hannah Dennison, awards, an interview with Terrill Lee Lankford, and more!

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Dead Float: New From Warren Easley

Dead Float: New From Warren Easley

Coming in July From Warren Easley: Dead Float, a Cal Claxton Mystery Cal Claxton—a former L.A. prosecutor now practicing law in Oregon’s wine country and who works to fish—has to pinch himself when his best friend Philip Lone Deer asks him to assist guiding a group of...

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Left Coast Crime comes to Portland in 2015

Left Coast Crime comes to Portland in 2015

Left Coast Crime 2015: Crimelandia comes to Portland March 12-15, 2015. The Guests of Honor are Chelsea Cain and Ridley Pierson, with Gar Anthony Haywood serving as Toastmaster. The Fan Guests of Honor will be the Friends of Mystery! Learn more at the Left Coast Crime...

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Bloody Thursdays

Join us for the 2017-2018 Bloody Thursday season.

  • September 28, 2017: Robert Dugoni, Spotted Owl Award winner
  • November 16, 2017: Finn JD John, Off-Beat Oregon
  • January 25, 2018: Local Women of Mystery Panel with Kate Dyer-Seely, Cindy Brown, and Angela Sanders, moderated by Bill Cameron
  • March 22, 2018: Lou Berney
  • May 24, 2018: Local Men of Mystery Panel with Baron Birtcher, Warren Easley, and Grant Bywaters moderated by Kelly Garrett

For our new season, we will be moving to TaborSpace at 5441 SE Belmont St. Portland, OR 97215.