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January 2024

18th: January Newsletter Out

NEW RELEASE: The Idyllwild Mystery eBook Bundles

Book Stack #1: Fill Your Kindle with Mystery
Book Stack #2: Cats, Coffee, Cozies, & Cupcakes
Book Stack #3: Historical Mystery Wonderland
Book Stack #4: Historical, Action, & Adventure
Book Stack #5: FREE Mysteries!

Free Book of the Month: Murder at Mortimer Manor

Zoom Writing Sprints: January 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29th

February 2024

14th: “The Forgetful Files” blog’s ten-year Anniversary
14th: “Gobsmacked!” business’ five-year Anniversary

15th: February Newsletter Out

Book Stack #1: Romantic Mysteries: Historical or Cozy
Book Stack #2: Historical & Literary Lovers
Book Stack #3: Cozy Mystery Freebies

Free Book of the Month: Lavender and Lies

Zoom Writing Sprints: February 5, 12, and 26th (No Zoom the 19th)

March 2024

21st: March Newsletter Out (with details on a drawing for a FREE writer’s book!)

Book Stack #1: Cozy Mystery all FEMALE sleuths!
Book Stack #2: March Cozy & Historical Mysteries
Book Stack #3: Fresh Historical Mysteries & Thrillers
Book Stack #4: FREE Cozy & Historical Mysteries
Book Stack #5: FREE Historical Fiction, Mystery, and Romance
Book Stack #6: Spring Into the Past with Great Historical Reads

TWO Free Books of the Month: Hot Scheming Mess and Kill the Crazy by Lucy Carol

Zoom Writing Sprints: March 4, 11, 18, and 25th

April 2024

20th: Idyllwild Signing Event: “Gallery of Authors” Grand Opening

25th: April Newsletter Out

25th: Stuff Your Ereader Book Blast FREE MYSTERIES

Book Stack #1: Binge on Cozy Mystery Boxsets
Book Stack #2: Historical & Cozy Mysteries for Rainy Days
Book Stack #3: Historical & Cozy Mysteries for Sunny Days
Book Stack #4: Free Historical Mystery & Romance
Book Stack #5: Free Twisty Mysteries

Free Book of the Month: Lady Rample Spies a Clue

Zoom Writing Sprints: April 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29th

May 2024

16th: May Newsletter Out

Book Stack #1: Historical Fiction: Christian, Mystery, Suspense
Book Stack #2: May Cozy Mysteries
Book Stack #3: Free Historical Mystery & Suspense
Book Stack #4: Free Historical Mystery & Romance

Free Book of the Month: Influenced to Death

Zoom Writing Sprints: May 6, 13, 20, and 27th

June 2024

20th: June Newsletter Out

Book Stack #1: Cozy Mystery Box Sets for Beach Bingeing!
Book Stack #2: Mystery GRAB BAG
Book Stack #3: Star-Spangled American Mysteries – Free!
Book Stack #4: FREE Mysteries: Historical, Cozy, Paranormal

Free Book of the Month: The Handyman Homicide

Zoom Writing Sprints: June 3, 10, 17, and 24th

July 2024

ALL month: All ebooks 50% off, only at Smashwords
18th: July Newsletter Out

Book Stack #1: Free Cool Summer Reads: Mystery & Romance
Book Stack #2: Free Cozy Mysteries & Suspense
Book Stack #3: Cozies and Clues
Book Stack #4: Summertime Armchair Vacation to Exotic Ports

Free Book of the Month: The Sunny Side Up Cozy Mysteries Box Set

Zoom Writing Sprints: are closed in July

August 2024

15th: August Newsletter Out

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Free Book of the Month: Sunny Mates and Murders

Zoom Writing Sprints: August 5, 12, 19, and 26th

September 2024

28th: Selling at the Idyllwild Book Fair

19th: September Newsletter Out

Book Stack #1: Journey to the 20th Century: Historical Fiction
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Free Book of the Month: tba

Zoom Writing Sprints: September 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30th

October 2024

5th: Write On, Oceanside
12th: Selling at Once Upon A Book Fair 2024
26th: Selling at North Park Book Fair by Verbatim Books

17th: October Newsletter Out

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Free Book of the Month: A Witchy Spookfest

Zoom Writing Sprints: October 7, 14, 21, and 28th

November 2024

20th: Fireside Book Club Zoom
21st: November Newsletter Out

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Free Book of the Month: tbd

Zoom Writing Sprints: November 4, 11, 18, and 25th

December 2024

: Selling at the Idyllwild Christmas Market Two-Day Event

19th: December Newsletter Out

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Free Book of the Month: The Great Loveda Brown

Zoom Writing Sprints: December 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30th