Matt Coyle on Creating a Series & Journey to Publication

  • Saturday, February 20, 2021
  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Zoom


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Please join us on February 20, 2021 for our first guest speaker of the new year, AWARD WINNING AUTHOR, MATT COYLE!!

 When Matt Coyle was fourteen his father gave him The Simple Art of Murder by Raymond Chandler. Since then, Coyle has dedicated his writing career to hard-boiled PI mysteries following the haunted character Rick Cahill. He is a graduate of UC Santa Barbara and lives in San Diego with his yellow lab, Angus. Coyle’s debut novel, YESTERDAY'S ECHO, won the Anthony Award for Best First Novel, the San Diego Book Award for Best Mystery, and the Ben Franklin Silver Award for Best New Voice in Fiction. NIGHT TREMORS was a Reviewers’ Favorite Book of 2015 and was an Anthony, Shamus, and Lefty Award finalist. DARK FISSURES, BLOOD TRUTH, and WRONG LIGHT were all Shamus and Lefty awards finalists and Top Picks on LOST TOMORROWS, won the Shamus and Lefty Awards for Best Novel.

 Matt will be talking about his road to publication, writing a series, and the hook behind his newest release, BLIND VIGIL, the seventh Rick novel, which is available now! For more about Matt, go to:

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