Sisters in Crime

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Queen City Suspects

The Charlotte, NC chapter of Sisters in Crime
We meet the first Monday of every month via Zoom.

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Meet our QCS chapter members, their books, and QCS events!

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Pride Award for Emerging LGBTQIA+ Crime Writers

The SinC board is pleased to announce past president Sherry Harris’ legacy project, the creation of the SinC Pride Award for Emerging LGBTQIA+ Crime Writers. The direct link from the national site is: https://www.sistersincrime.org/page/Pride The Pride Award is an annual grant of $2,000 for an emerging writer in the LGBTQIA+ community. According to Sherry, “EachContinue reading “Pride Award for Emerging LGBTQIA+ Crime Writers”

Sharpen your skills

From honing your craft and marketing to learning about crime and justice from professionals, Sisters in Crime offers resources for you! Also, LIVE webinars are hosted each month. Webinars last 60-90 minutes depending on the topic and your questions! There is also an archived section for past webinars to check out. Visit the calendar onContinue reading “Sharpen your skills”

SISTERS IN CRIME ANNOUNCES WINNER OF INAUGURAL PRIDE AWARD

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 Posted by: Julie Hennrikus The award benefits an emerging LGBTQ+ writer in the crime fiction genre and five runners-up Eight additional finalists will receive a Sisters in Crime membership June 1, 2021 – Sisters in Crime (SinC) announced today that the winner of the inaugural Pride Award for emerging LGBTQIA+ writers is C.J. Prince (she/hers) of West Orange,Continue reading “SISTERS IN CRIME ANNOUNCES WINNER OF INAUGURAL PRIDE AWARD”

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