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buzz & news
dark things i adore

New York Times - Crime & Mystery: "The Spider web of revenge Lattari slowly spins threatens to dissolve at every conceivable turn, or to transform into melodrama. That it doesn't, not once, is a testament to her careful and sinewy plotting, which reveals in chilling detail who gets to make art, and who gets subsumed in the process." Read the full review here

New York Journal of Books: "Filled with characters of questionable morality and multiple timelines, Dark Things I Adore makes for a thrilling read." Read the full review here


apple books: dark things i adore made apple books' "Fall's most anticipated books" and "best books of september" lists. go to the 'books' app on your apple device to view them. 

:"September is bringing 50+ new books you'll want to read asap." dark things i adore made the list! see it here.

mystery scene magazine: "revenge -- and the possibility of redemption -- are parallel themes of dark things i adore, the ambitious, carefully crafted debut thriller by katie lattari." read the full review here

popsugar:"Best new mystery and thriller books of september 2021." dark things i adore made the list! see it here

THE NERD DAILY: "Closing out 2021 with more outstanding thriller book releases." dark things i adore made the list! see it here

"my favorite rage-filled women." read the article in which dark things i adore is highlighted here

Kirkus Reviews: "a dark tale of relationships, ambition, and revenge." Read the full review of dark things i adore HERE

the nerd daily: read an exclusive full chapter excerpt of dark things i adore here

publishers weekly: "a complex, deeply disturbing tale of vengeance." read the full review of dark things i adore here

library journal: "this vengeful tale that pits artistic genius against mental health and happiness will captivate fans of dark suspense." read the full starred review of dark things i adore here.

publishers lunch buzz book: dark things i adore included in the fall/winter 2021 sampler of most anticipated titles. download the free sampler here.  

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events & appearances

may 15, 2021
Virtual Event - mad horse theatre company
(South Portland, ME)
virtual artists chit-chat.  

view the recording here

September 13, 2021
virtual event - Politics & Prose
(Washington, DC) - 6PM eDt.
In conversation with Sarah Langan.

View the recording here. 

September 14, 2021
In-Person Event - The Briar Patch
(Bangor, ME) - 6:30PM eDt.
Masks required.

Thank you for attending!

September 16, 2021:
Virtual Event - Mystery To Me
(MADISON, WI) - 8PM eDt. 

View the recording here

SEPTEMBER 17, 2021:
(Carrollton, GA) - 7PM EDT.
In conversation with Caitlin Mullen.

Thank you for attending!

September 19, 2021:
Virtual Event - Crime by the Book
(Instagram Live) - 12:30PM EDT.

View the recording @crimebythebook on insta

September 22, 2021:
Virtual Event - Murder By The Book
(Houston, TX) - 8PM eDt.
In conversation with Eliza Jane Brazier.

View the recording here 

October 7, 2021
Virtual Event - The Bigger Boat Series -Cape Cod Community College
(West Barnstable, MA) - 6:30PM EDT

View the recording here.

OCtober 14, 2021:
Virtual Event - Lincoln PubliC Library
(Lincoln, CA) - 7PM eDt.

Thank you for attending!

October 27, 2021:
Virtual Event - Mystery at the Library - 7PM eDt.

View the Recording here

November 4, 2021:
In-Person Event - New Writing Series - University of Maine
(Orono, ME) - 4:30PM ET

Thank you for attending!

November 16, 2021:
Private Event - Book Club 

Thank you for attending!

November 27, 2021:
tv interview - the nite show with dan cashman

View my interview here.

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