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Events & Press

Upcoming Events

Thriller Fest XVI

Point of View: A Conversation with Carter Wilson 

Virtual| June 28- July 10 | Thrillerfest.com 

 

Press

Just Between Us - O, The Oprah Magazine

"Three Compulsively Readable Thrillers"

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Just Between Us Review - Associated Press

"This is a terrific read.."

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Just Between Us Review - Newfound

"Rebecca Drake masterfully blends secrets, lies, and the

subjectivity of truth into a spellbinding reading experience"

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Only Ever You Starred Review - Library Journal

"A gripping domestic thriller about a parent's worst fear."

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Criminal Element Interview about Only Ever You

"Powered by breakneck pacing, an impressively knotty storyline,

and a cast of authentic characters, Only Ever You is one of those rare

stay-up-all-night-until-your-eyes-bleed novels."

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Only Ever You - Motherly

"Six Books that Hit Differently When You're a Mom"

"Packed with can't-put-down tension... and touches on society's

incredibly harsh judgement of mothers."

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Past Events

 

 

2021

 

 

Conversation with Jess Montgomery

Riverstone Books Virtual | April 7 | 7 p.m. 

 

 

Ink to Film Podcast: “Lost in the Contrast” 

March 18 | A Conversation about Gone Girl in Adaptation

Listen to the Podcast

 

 

2020

 

Conversation with Karen Dietrich

Riverstone Books | March 3 | 7 p.m. 

8850 Covenant Avenue 

Pittsburgh, PA, 15237 

 

 

Mystery/Thriller Panel with Sara Shepard, Zoje Stage, and Jess Montgomery

Barnes & Noble | February 8 | 2 p.m.

700 Mall Circle Drive

Monroeville, PA 15146

 

 

Mystery Lovers Bookshop - Thriller Panel with Hank Phillippi Ryan and Gregg Hurwitz 

Oakmont Carnegie Library | February 6 | 7 p.m.

700 Allegheny River Boulevard  

Oakmont, PA 15139 

 

2019

 

Book Talk with Sara Shepard

Penguin Bookshop | December 2 |  7 p.m. 

417 Beaver Street

Sewickley, PA 15143 

 

Mystery Book Group

Sewickley Public Library | November 12 |  7 p.m. 

500 Thorn Street

Sewickley, PA 15143 

 

Bouchercon - Dallas, Texas

October 30 - November 3

You Didn’t See That Coming Panel | November 3 | 10 a.m.

Panel Transcript

 

Lunch Bunch Book Club

Mystery Lovers Bookshop | October 25 | 12 p.m. 

514 Allegheny River Boulevard 

Oakmont, PA 15139 

 

Spooky Books Night 

Barnes & Noble | October 19 | 5 p.m.

800 Settlers Ridge Center Drive

Pittsburgh, PA 15205 

 

Booklovers Club

Monroeville Public Library | August 27 | 6:30 p.m.  

4000 Gateway Campus Boulevard 

Monroeville, PA 15146 

Thriller Panel with Wendy Walker, Rea Frey, and Cate Holahan

The Waterfront Barnes and Noble | July 26 | 7 p.m.

100 West Bridge Street

Homestead, PA 15120 

 

Bethany Book Signing Event

Bethany Beach Books | July 22 | 7 p.m.

99 Garfield Parkway 

Bethany Beach, Delaware 19930 

 

Conversation with David Bell

Mystery Lovers Bookshop | July 19 | 7 p.m.

514 Allegheny River Boulevard 

Oakmont, PA 15139 

 

 

Reynoldsville Library Luncheon

St. Mary's Church | July 18 | 1 p.m.  

607 E Main Street

Reynoldsville, Pa 15851 

 

2018

 

AAUW Lunch and Literature Program

Kahkwa Club  | September 22 | 10:30 a.m.

3300 Kahkwa Club Road  

Erie, PA 16506  

 

Bouchercon - St. Petersburg, Florida

September 6-9

Holding Out for a Hero: Criminal Protagonists Panel 

September 7 | 11 a.m

 

Greensburg Hempfield Area Library Talk

May 10 | 6:00 p.m. 

237 S Pennsylvania Avenue 

Greensburg, PA 15601 

 

 

Jeanette Public Library Talk

July 14 | 12 p.m.

500 Magee Avenue 

Jeannette, PA 15644 

 

 

Sewickley Township Library Talk

May 8 | 6:30 p.m.

201 Highland Avenue

Herminie, PA 15637 

Monessen Public Library Talk

May 5 | 1 p.m.

326 Donner Avenue

Monessen, PA 15062 

 

West Newton Public Library Talk

May 3 | 6:00 p.m. 

124 N Water Street

West Newton, PA 15089 

 

Penn Area Library Talk

April 30 | 6:30 p.m.

2001 Municipal Court 

Harrison City, PA 15636 

 

Mount Pleasant Public Library Talk

April 23 | 6:00 p.m.

120 S Church Street

Mt Pleasant, PA 15666 

 

Vandergrift Public Library

April 21 | 1 p.m.

128 Washington Avenue C 

Vandergrift, PA 15690 

 

Murrysville Library

April 19 | 6:30 p.m.

4130 Sardis Road

Murrysville, PA 15668

 

Redstone Highlands

April 18 | 2:30 p.m.

6 Garden Center Drive 

Greensburg, PA 15601 

 

Coffee & Crime

Mystery Lovers Bookshop | March 24 | 10 a.m. 

514 Allegheny River Boulevard 

Oakmont, PA 15139

 

 

Book Club Chapel Harbor Talk

January 19 | 7 p.m.

 

 

Writing Workshop and Signing 

Mystery Lovers Bookshop | January 27 | 2 p.m. 

514 Allegheny River Boulevard 

Oakmont, PA 15139 

 

Writing Workshop and Signing 

Barnes and Noble | January 20 | 2 p.m.  

700 Mall Circle Drive 

Monroeville, PA 15146 

 

Just Between Us Book Launch

Penguin Bookshop | January 11 | 7 p.m. 

417 Beaver Street

Sewickley, PA 15143 

 

2017

 

Swissvale Library Talk

November 27th | 2-3 p.m. 

1800 Monongahela Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15218 

 

 

Pennsylvania Library Association (PaLA) 

October 17 | 12 p.m. & October 18 10:30  a.m.

DoubleTree, Greentree

500 Mansfield Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15205

 

The Virginia Traveling Bookclub

October 15 | 12 p.m.

 

 

Bouchercon Conference- Toronto, Canada

October 11 - 14

Author/Reader Speed Dating  | October 11 | 8 a.m.

Urban Noir Panel  | October 13 |10 a.m. 

Rebecca Drake at Bouchercon with J.T. Ellison & Laura Benedict

Rebecca at Bouchercon with J.T. Ellison & Laura Benedict

Rebecca Drake at Bouchercon with Halley E. Sutton, Jay Brandon, Bruce Coffin, Layne Fargo, and Peter Swanson

Rebecca at Bouchercon with Halley E. Sutton, Jay Brandon, Bruce Coffin, Layne Fargo, and Peter Swanson

Rebecca Drake Meeting with a Book Club 
Rebecca Drake at Penguin Bookshop
Rebecca Drake at Bouchercon with Tom Sweterlitsch and Mark Tavani
Rebecca Drake and Jessica Strawser at Book Signing
Rebecca Drake at Mystery Lover's Bookstore with Lisa Scottoline, Annette Dashofy, and Natalie Sacco 
Rebecca Drake Giving a Talk
Rebecca Drake at Bouchercon with Laura Benedict & Jess Montgomery
Rebecca Drake with Reader
Rebecca with readers at the AAUW Luncheon

Rebecca with a reader at the AAUW Luncheon

Rebecca at Bouchercon with Laura Benedict & Jess Montgomery

Rebecca and Jessica Strawser at Book Signing

Rebecca with readers at the AAUW Luncheon

Rebecca Meeting with a Book Club 

Rebecca at Bouchercon with Tom Sweterlitsch and Mark Tavani

Rebecca at Mystery Lover's Bookstore with Lisa Scottoline, Annette Dashofy, and Natalie Sacco 

Rebecca at Penguin Bookshop

Rebecca Drake signing at the Virginia Festival of the Book
Rebecca Drake with Margery Flax, Maddee James, & Sophie Littlefield/Sophia Grant

Rebecca with Margery Flax, Maddee James, & Sophie Littlefield/Sophia Grant

Rebecca giving a talk for the AAUW

Rebecca signing at the Virginia Festival of the Book

Rebecca Drake with the Virginia Traveling Bookclub
Rebecca Drake with readers at the Virginia Festival of the Book

Rebecca with readers at the Virginia Festival of the Book

Rebecca with the Virginia Traveling Bookclub