Gigs and Blog Tours
Sharon A’s Gigs
Sharon A. Hits the TV Screen – Dana Bowman not far behind…
Join Sharon A. as she is interviewed about Beyond Faith and the Beyond gang by Hugh Reilly on thatchannel.com’s Liquid Lunch
Sharon Joins Four Other Crime Writers of Canada authors for…
Recent Past Gigs:
Sharon A. and Beyond Faith at SinC Toronto readings Feb. 15, 2018
Thursday, February 15, 2018, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Dana Bowman was locked firmly between the book covers but her presence was known as Sharon read from Beyond Faith. Sharon joined nine other Sisters in Crime Toronto members for this author reading presentation of our stories of the crimes we commit (between the book covers). Actually, there is one “brother” in crime reading. A looksee at the 10 of us is on my Facebook page.
And here is the photo taken by Terri Dixon.
Ontario Library Association Convention
On Friday, February 2, 2018, 23 of us Crime Writers of Canada published authors did our two-minute elevator pitch to librarians, authors and readers. I channeled Dana Bowman as is seen in this group photo of us after our nearly pitch perfects.
Book Launch for Beyond Faith
Sunday, October 22, 2017 was a lot of fun. I’ll leave the flyer up for a bit because I like it. But first is a shot of me with some friends at the book launch. No idea where my mind was in this photo. We all seem to be doing something different. This was just after all of us had done our readings and we were just hanging out.
Beyond books was at Word on the Street
Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017
Fun and hot at Harbourfront Centre.
Sharon holding up the previous 2 Beyond books at WOTS
Sharon A. Crawford at Gift of the Muses November 25, 2017
Sharon A. Crawford will have her Beyond mystery books to show and sell at the Toronto Heliconian Club’s annual Gift of the Muses sale. Tables shared with other authors from the club’s Literature Club. Art and crafts also available for sale.
Date and Time:
Saturday, November 25, 2017, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Toronto Heliconian Club
35 Hazelton Aveue (in Yorkville), Toronto
No entry charge. Open to the public.
Another Urban Folk Art Salon Appearance
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Muskie and Murder return – this time to the Urban Folk Art Salon. Michael Dyet will read from his literary short story collection Hunting Muskie and Sharon A. in her third appearance at this salon, will read selections from her Beyond mystery fiction. This time Dana Bowman, PI will not appear in person, at least.
As is usual with these salons, there will be six acts featuring the spoken word and music. Hosted by poet/violinist Tom Gannon Hamilton.
Mount Pleasant Library,
599 Mount Pleasant Road., Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Time and Date:
6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, November 30, 2017
More gigs in the works. Stay tuned.
Meantime, Sharon continues to channel Dana Bowman, one of the main characters in Beyond Blood. And sometimes she appears as herself. See below for some of them in pictures.
Guest spot at Blue Denim Press Book Launch for Shane Joseph and Christopher Canniff, November 21, 2015
Inspire Book Fair, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Nov. 15 and 16, 2014
Sharon A’s Blog Tours:
January 2, 2015
Mystery/Suspense/Romance author Rene Natan interviews Sharon A. on Scribd
February 6, 2015
The Horror in Crime Fiction, posted on horror novelist Alex Laybourne’s blog
March 9, 2015
Get a Room: the Ultimate Author Reader Relationship posted on writer Shannon A. Thompson’s blog.
Honorable Mention in Blogs:
On the Road Again with Rosemary McCracken and Nate Hendley. See Rosemary’s blog Moving Target about it at
The Crime-writing Trio from Crime Writers of Canada