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Salmagundi Mystery Book Club December
Parlor, December 18, 2018
Tuesday, December 18, 6:30 PM, Parlor.
Admission for this event is free. Open to the public. Sponsored by the SCNY Program Committee.
About the story:
"Crocodile Tears" published in TSSF Journal is a murder mystery and came from research into the sequel to The Counterfeit Detective. The setting is Le Petit Senegal located in Harlem. The back story is historical and Paul will be bringing in photos of the Malcolm Shabazz Harlem Mosque and Malcolm Shabazz Harlem Market. If you're ever on 116th Street you can visit the Harlem.
Here is a link to the story: http://www.paulrparadise.com/tssf-journal-short-story-crocodile-tears/
Author and lecturer Paul R. Paradise will discuss his short story and new book. He will be available to answer any questions you may have related to his writings.
About the Author:
PAUL R. PARADISE is a bestselling author of nine nonfiction books including Trademark Counterfeiting, Product Piracy, and the Billion Dollar Threat to the U.S. Economy published by Praeger in 1999. Paradise is an expert on the subject of trademark counterfeiting. He is a speaker nationwide and, in addition to publishing a well received fiction book The Counterfeit Detective by Koehler Books in 2015, which is based on a short story that received Honorable Mention in the 2008 Writer’s Digest Fiction Competition, he is currently working on a sequel: Truth is Always Changing.
Discussion led by SCNY Mystery Book Club founder Gloria Sampson Knight.
Please join us. To miss this would be a CRIME.
About the SCNY Mystery Book Club:
Since 2013 the SCNY Book Club has met monthly with the exception of June and July. The books discussed are primarily mystery novels. Some memorable authors explored have included Agatha Christie, Lee Child, Louise Penny and Ruth Rendell.
Books are selected based on geographic or historical interest, such as works by author Donna Leon whose crime novels are set in Venice, Italy and Peter Tremayne, Celtic scholar and historian whose focus is Seventh Century Ireland. We have had new authors discuss their writings including Paul Paradise, who writes about murder, trademark counterfeiting, and product piracy and Radha Vatsal, award winning mystery writer whose books center around a young female reporter in New York City during the 1910’s.
All books selected are readily accessible through the public library, and when not, can be purchased for a nominal fee. This is in alliance with the SCNY 50l (c) (3) Not for Profit organization status, as providing free arts programs for the general public.