Events downtown

May 05

The Darcy Scott Award for Young Mystery Writers Fundraiser
Location: 1 Monument Way, Portland, Maine 04101, US
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Presented by Longfellow Books, Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance, and Maine Authors Publishing

Join us for the Darcy Scott Award Fundraiser featuring a reading and signing by the award-winning Bruce Robert Coffin, author of the bestselling Detective Byron mystery series, at Longfellow Books on Friday, May 5th, at 5:30 p.m.

In memory of Darcy Scott, author of the Island Mystery series, part of the book sales proceeds will be used to support the Darcy Scott Award for Young Mystery Writers. This award provides one young writer with a full scholarship to attend the Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance Maine Crime Wave and a travel/hotel stipend to stay in Portland. A $10 donation is suggested. Open to the public, and refreshments will be provided. For more information, visit