Elaine L. Orr
Upcoming Events
In addition to writing, Elaine also does presentations on topics such as electronic
publishing, writing mysteries, and using social media to promote books. She is
always pleased to participate in writing-related conferences and book signings. I
am often at the Third Thursday Reading at the
Sherman (IL) Public Library,
sponsored by
Twelves Winters Press.
April 21 and 22, 2018
Chanticleer Authors' Conference
Hotel Bellwether
1 Bellwether Way
Bellingham, Washington 98225
On Saturday, the 21st, I'll be at the
conference and then the awards banquet.
Demise of a Devious Neighbor is a finalist for a Mystery & Mayhem Award!
On Sunday, the 22nd, I'll spend the day in the
Book Festival Area.
The festival is open to the public and I'll be signing books.
March 18,2018
Reading at the Vachel Lindsay House
2 - 4 PM
Elaine will be among those reading at this monthly event.
603 South Fifth Street
Springfield, IL
May 19, 2018
Springfield Barnes and Noble Author Extravaganza
3 - 5 PM Author Signings
3111 South Veterans Parkway
Springfield, IL 62704
Elaine will be among the authors signing and discussing books at the Springfield, IL
community author event.
Magna Cum Murder
Indianapolis Columbia Club on Monument Circle
October 19-21, 2018
October 20, 3 - 3:55 PM
"In Sickness and in Health." How physical and mental-health affect the story?
Elaine Orr (moderator), Parnell Hall, Peter Lovesey, Reavis Z. Wortham

October 21, 10:30 - 11:25 AM
"Don't Call Me An Amateur." When your protagonist isn't paid to solve crimes
Marian Allen (moderator), D.C. Brod, Mary Holt, E.M. Munsch, Elaine Orr
** Signings on the Mezzanine after each panel.
2018 Indy Author Fair
Indianapolis Central Public Library
October 13, 2018
10:30 am – 1:00 pm (author signings)
40 E St. Clair Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
The author signing event is part of a wonderful, free day for writers of all skill
levels, from 10:15 - 4 PM. Check the website. I am honored to have been selected to