Membership Benefits for Mystery | Thriller | Suspense Readers & Fans
MYSTERY, THRILLER, AND SUSPENSE FANS & READERS...
Love sharing your passion for murder, mystery, and mayhem with like-minded women and men...
Would enjoy hearing from experts in the crime field...
Enjoy meeting authors, both rising new writers, and bestselling crime fiction icons...
Love a good party where guests solve a mystery...
Travel to book festivals and mystery reader conventions, then...
Sisters in Crime Atlanta is the book lovers group for you.
SinC Atlanta's monthly meetings offer you the chance mix and mingle with writers and readers who share your passion for murder, mystery, and mayhem, as well as hear from speakers selected to both entertain and inform you as fans of crime fiction and nonfiction. Past speakers include:
Forensics experts: medical examiner, arson investigator, forensic psychiatrist
Law enforcement professionals: cops, FBI agents, prosecutors, Secret Service agents, CSI specialists
Publishing professionals: literary agents, editors, publicists, self-publishing pros
Subject matter experts: Tarot card reader
VIRTUAL BOOK CLUB
Meet some of the biggest crime writers in the business and discuss their books through the magic of video conferencing.
Have fun solving mysteries as part of our Lunch Can Be Murder author-reader luncheon, or during outings to murder mystery dinner theaters, escape room excursions, game nights, and more...
Share a meal or drinks with best-selling authors in town for book tours.
SAVE ON TRAVEL EXPENSES to BOOK FESTIVALS/READER CONVENTIONS
With SinC Atlanta's Travel Buddy Program you can share car rides and hotel rooms for mystery book festivals and reader conferences, such as Bouchercon, Malice Domestic, and Murder in the Magic City.
CRITIQUE GROUPS & BETA READERS
You love to read mysteries, our authors love to write them. It takes more than a couple drafts to polish a manuscript. With SinC Atlanta, you can be part of a critique group or lend an author a practiced eye as a beta reader. Both offer you a chance to read author manuscripts-in-progress to help them work out the kinks before they are published.
SISTERS IN CRIME NATIONAL
National membership is required to be a member of SinC Atlanta, but at $60 ($20 local dues; $40 national) you get a lot for your money, including a 37% discount on two great magazines, Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine and Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine (save $13 off $35 per 1-year subscription). A great value all around for feeding your passion -- less than 20 cents per day or $5 per month!
THE BEST PART OF SISTERS IN CRIME
The BEST part of being a Sister or Mister is the good friends you make with women and men who share your passion books of mysteries, thrillers, and suspense you can't put down.
(LEFT) SinC members with Tess Gerritsen, best known for her Rizzoli & Isles series.
(RIGHT) SinC authors, members, and guests at Lunch Can Be Murder, celebrating 30 years of Sisters in Crime with Hank Phillippi Ryan, awarding-winning author of two mystery series featuring investigative journalists.