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Sunday, August 26, 2012
PAST: LITERARY EVENING: The Arts Club of Washington hosts an evening with Mystery Novelist Ellen Byerrum, Author of "Veiled Revenge" on TUES, April 30th at 7:00pm, Free
Reading and book signing followed by a reception
Ellen Byerrum is a novelist, playwright, reporter, Washington journalist, and a graduate of private investigator school in Virginia. Her "Crime of Fashion" mysteries star a savvy, stylish female sleuth named Lacey Smithsonian, a reluctant fashion reporter in DC. (which she calls "The City Fashion Forgot"). In Veiled Revenge, the latest entry in the series, Lacey discovers that being her friend Stella's maid of honor is a killer of a job. But Stella and her fiancé Nigel might still make it all the way down the aisle-if murder, mayhem, and a haunted Russian shawl don't get them first. Several scenes of the novel are set in the Arts Club.