What is Being Offered


View the Final 2014 Killer Nashville Schedule

Alice Speilburg- Speilburg Literary Agency

Alice Speilburg is a literary agent at Speilburg Literary Agency and has worked in publishing since 2008. She is a member of Romance Writers of America, Mystery Writers of America, and Society of Children’s Book Authors and Illustrators. Alice is currently building her client list and is looking for books in the following categories: Literary(…)

2014 Registration Fees

Registration Fees $210 - Early Bird Registration - available until Feb 15, 2014 $220 - Advanced Registration - available until April 30, 2014 $230 - 3 Day Full Registration $210 - 3 Day Full Registration MWA/SinC Discount ($20 Off) $139 - 3 Day Full Student Registration $149 - 3 Day Full Teacher/Educator Registration $149 - 3 Day Full Senior Citizen (65 or older) Registration(…)

2014 Attendee List

2014 Attendees A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I-J  K  L  M N  O  P  Q-R  S  T  U-V  W X-Y-Z A Bethany Adams, Tennessee – Writer Lisa Alber, Oregon – Writer Kathy Allen, California – Administrative Assistant Stacy Allen, Georgia – Author James Anderson, Michigan- College Lecturer Allan Ansorge, Wisconsin – Writer(…)

Elizabeth Copps – Maria Carvainis Agency

Elizabeth Copps – Maria Carvainis Agency

Elizabeth Copps began her publishing career in 2010 as an intern for Maria Carvainis Agency, Inc. after graduating from Florida State University with a BA in English Literature. She was thrilled to join the agency full-time in 2011 as the new literary assistant. Two years later, she was offered the position of literary associate and(…)

Deni Dietz – Five Star Mysteries

Deni Dietz – Five Star Mysteries

  Denise [Deni] Dietz  of Five Star Mysteries has been in the publishing business for over 20 years and has been reading fiction for mumble-mumble years longer than that. When she was in grade school she tried to hide her mom’s hardcover Gone With the Wind inside her Dick and Jane reader. She got caught, learned her lesson,(…)

Michaela Hamilton- Kensington Books

Michaela Hamilton, executive editor at Kensington, acquires and edits commercial fiction and nonfiction including thrillers, true crime and cozy mysteries.  She works with authors including M. William Phelps, Caitlin Rother, Neal Baer, John Lutz, Gregg Olsen, Barbara Allan, Waverly Curtis, John Gilstrap, Nancy Coco, and Leo J. Maloney.  She likes her thrillers violent, her cozies(…)

Cate Hart – Corvisiero Literary Agency

Cate Hart – Corvisiero Literary Agency

Cate Hart is thrilled to be starting her career at the Corvisiero Literary Agency, where she was an intern in 2013. She is actively building her client list and looking for Adult, YA and Middle Grade fantasy, historical, mystery and romance. She is most interested in projects with a unique voice and gripping plot lines,(…)

2014 Guest of Honor William Kent Krueger

Raised in the Cascade Mountains of Oregon, William Kent Krueger briefly attended Stanford University—before being kicked out for radical activities.  After that, he logged timber, worked construction, tried his hand at free-lance journalism, and eventually ended up researching child development at the University of Minnesota.  He currently makes his living as a full-time author.  He’s(…)

2014 Guest of Honor Lisa Jackson

Lisa Jackson can’t keep away from murderers, especially serial killers.  She’s been helping to kill people everywhere from Savannah and New Orleans to San Francisco and the Pacific Northwest—and it’s been worth it as her readers come back again and again, and her novels are fixtures on bestseller lists. Having made serial killing her business—sort(…)