GUEST OF HONOR & BESTSELLING AUTHOR
Based in the UK, Anthony Horowitz has written over 50 books, and being a born polymath, he juggles writing them with TV series, films, plays, and journalism.
Anthony wrote the worldwide bestselling teen spy series ALEX RIDER. He was commissioned to write two new Sherlock Holmes novels, as well as three new stories for James Bond by the Ian Fleming Estate. The third Bond novel WITH A MIND TO KILL was published in 2022.
In 2016, his award-winning novel MAGPIE MURDERS was published to critical acclaim and aired in the US on Masterpiece in 2022. The sequel, MOONFLOWER MURDERS, is optioned to follow.
His new series features Detective Hawthorne and a sidekick called Anthony Horowitz. The fourth book, THE TWIST OF A KNIFE, recently published in the US, has a sequel already in the works.
Richie Narvaez is the author of the award-winning collection ROACHKILLER AND OTHER STORIES and the gentrification novel HIPSTER DEATH RATTLE.
His most recent novel is the historical YA mystery HOLLY HERNANDEZ AND THE DEATH OF DISCO, which won the Agatha and the Anthony awards, and his latest book is the collection NOIRYORICAN.
Danielle Valentine is a pseudonym for bestselling horror novelist, Danielle Vega. Her work, which includes THE MERCILESS series, SURVIVE THE NIGHT, THE HAUNTED and THE UNLEASHED, has been optioned for film and television by Lionsgate and Warner Bros, and has been translated into languages worldwide.
Danielle lives outside New York City with her husband, daughter and two ornery cats. Her adult debut, DELICATE CONDITION, will be released later this year.