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July 17, 2019, 6:00pm

Author reading and signing
Old Firehouse Books
232 Walnut St, Fort Collins, CO 80524

July 18, 2019, 6:30pm

Author reading and signing
Murder by the Book
2342 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005

July 24, 2019, 7:30pm

Author reading and signing
Boulder Bookstore
1107 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302

July 27, 2019

Colorado Writing Workshop
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Denver – Westminster
8773 Yates Dr, Westminster, CO 8003
“Writing Thrillers: An Introduction” 2:45pm

July 28, 2019, 6:00pm

Author reading and signing
4280 Tennyson St, Denver, CO 80212

September 5, 2019, 7:00pm

Author reading and signing
Mystery to Me Bookstore
1863 Monroe Street, Madison, WI

October 24, 2019, 6:00pm

A Mountain of Mysteries: Tales of the Modern West
Multi-author panel
Front Range Community College
Westminster, CO

November 1-3, 2019

Hyatt Regency
Dallas, TX
Panels TBD


“‘Not Enough Time’ is a Myth”
Bookreporter, July 2019 

“ITW Spotlight: A Death 31,000 Feet Up”
Booktrib, July 2019 

“Colorado Bookshelf: The Dead Girl in 2A”
5280 Magazine, July 2019 

“Make Violent Scenes Matter” (guest blog)
Writer’s Digest, July 2019

“On the Cover: Carter Wilson”
The Big Thrill Magazine, July 2019 

Crime Corner Podcast
July 2019

Writer Types Podcast
June 2019

“Mystery At Maroon Bells”
Aspen Times Weekly, June 2019

Interview with Carter Wilson
Rachael Herron Podcast, February 2019

Radio Interview with Carter Wilson
Colorado Public Radio
Colorado Matters Show with Ryan Warner, August 2018

Interview with Carter Wilson
Professional Book Nerds Podcast, February 2018

Interview with Carter Wilson
The Story Blender Podcast featuring Steven James, February 2018

Interview with Carter Wilson
Thrillseekers Podcast, February 2018


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Q & A with Carter Wilson
Don’t Need A Diagram, January 2018


Up Close – Carter Wilson
Big Thrill Magazine, January 2018

Publishers Weekly Podcast – A Conversation with Carter Wilson, January 2018

Colorado Book Award Winners on the Best Places to Write
Westword, September 2017

Five movie/television scenes that will inspire your suspense writing (guest blog)
Strand Magazine, August 2017

Long road to success for Erie novelist Carter Wilson
Daily Camera, July 2017

Read an excerpt from Slender Man-inspired thriller, Mister Tender’s Girl
Entertainment Weekly, June 2017

Carter Wilson & Randall Silvis IN CONVERSATION on Authors on the Air
Authors on the Air, May 2017

The Only Question You Need (guest blog)
Killer Nashville, April 2017

Interview with Alex Dolan
Thrill Seekers Radio, April 2017

On the Art of Storytelling
Authors on the Air Radio, February 2017

Q & A with Mark Stevens
Don’t Need a Diagram, December 2016

Following a Dark Path
The Big Thrill, November 2016

If I Lived What I Wrote, I’d Be In Prison (guest blog)
Killer Nashville Magazine, December 2015

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Short Bio

Carter Wilson is the USA Today and #1 Denver Post bestselling author of six critically acclaimed, standalone psychological thrillers, as well as numerous short stories. He is an ITW Thriller Award finalist, a three-time winner of the Colorado Book Award, and his novels have received multiple starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Booklist, and Library Journal. His latest novel, The Dead Girl in 2A, was released in July 2019 from Poisoned Pen Press. Carter lives in Erie, Colorado in a Victorian house that is spooky but isn’t haunted…yet.


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