Gerri Lewis started her career as a freelance writer and has published over 1,600 features, news stories, obituaries, and columns. Along with her novels, she continues to write features for 068 Magazine. Her cover stories appear regularly and her HOW WE MET column was a popular staple of the magazine for many years. Her accolades include feature-writing awards from the New England Press Association and the Society of Professional Journalists, among others. Gerri lives with her husband in her hometown of Ridgefield, Connecticut, the setting for her obituary writer mystery, The Last Word.
“A fast-paced caper… Lewis has created a witty and eminently likable sleuth.”
—Annelise Ryan, USA Today bestselling author
“A delightful debut that drips with charm and intrigue. Gerri Lewis brings obituary writing to life!”
—Brad Parks, international bestselling author
—Alicia Bessette, bestselling author
Tentative Date: February 15
Launch Party: Books on the Common
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March 2, 11 a.m. -3 p.m.
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March 7, 7 p.m.
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March 14, 7 p.m.
Author Talk with Ira Joe Fisher
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April 10, 5:30-7 p.m.
Harry Bennett Branch
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Signing and party
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San Franciso, CA
May 22, 6:30 p.m.
Mystery Panel Maplewood Library
1688 Springfield Ave
August 28-September 1
Bouchercon Mystery Writers Convention