Madcap mysteries set in the off, off, OFF Broadway world of theater


I’m Cindy Brown, mystery writer, theater geek, and purveyor of general silliness. I’m also the author of the Ivy Meadows mysteries, the Agatha Award-nominated screwball series set in the off, off, OFF Broadway world of theater. I try to live by the words of Ralph Waldo Emerson: “Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.”

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Orphans. Thieves. Murder. And an All-You-Can-Eat Buffet!

The third book in the Ivy Meadows series will be out June 21st, 2016! Celebrate with me by entering one of several giveaways throughout TWISTED GIVEAWAY WEEK, June 13th- 21st (more details on my Facebook page). If you’re in Portland, please stop by the free book launch/show/party for Oliver Twisted on 6/23. The Oregonian just did a nice feature on the book & the launch – you can find all the details here. And please read on for more book events and literary fun!

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My monthly newsletter is chock full of slightly silly news and trivia about theater and mystery (like “best places to hide the body”). You can check out the latest version here. It comes just once a month straight to your inbox (and I will never share your email address). Subscribe to Slightly Silly News […]

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