Scribbler’s Retreat Writer’s Conference

New York Times best-selling author, Phillip Margolin, will share his secrets with you when he talks about writing mystery and crime novels – “How to Write Thrillers in Your Spare Time for Fun and Profit.”  Margolin grew up in New York, graduated from The American University in Washington, D.C.  and then served in Liberia, South Africa as a Peace Corps volunteer from 1965 to 1967. He graduated from New York University School of Law and has practiced law in Portland, Oregon for the past 35 years.  His riveting and suspenseful legal thrillers are hugely entertaining.  His latest book, Supreme Justice, is the final installment of a trilogy of page turning novels. Other novels include: Fugitive, Executive Privilege, Proof Positive, Lost Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Ties That Bind, Gone but not Forgotten, The Associate, Wild Justice and more.  Margolin’s latest novel: Supreme Justice will be in stores May 18th!

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, GA – Through the years, the abundant beauty of the Georgia coast has inspired artists of every stripe, including poets, novelists and playwrights.

Inspiration can easily be found on this beautiful island, while enjoying fellowship with other writers and students. During the two-day conference, ten world-class authors (including Pat Bertram!!), editors, publishers and other literary professionals will impart their own wisdom in a classroom setting.  Each conference begins with an Opening Ceremonies Banquet Thursday evening and ends with an Evening with the Authors cocktail reception Saturday evening.

 Scribblers’ Retreat Writers Conferences takes place at the historic King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort. Conference participants enjoy contemplative walks along the beach, and are within minutes of St. Simons’s Island’s beautiful lighthouse and pier village with its many shops and restaurants. Special rates are available for conference participants on Friday and Saturday nights.  Conference fee includes ten sessions, opening banquet and authors’ reception and is $395 per person.

 For information about Scribblers’ Retreat Writers Conferences please call
800-996-2904, or visit them online at

Based on St. Simons Island, GA, Scribblers’ Retreat Writers Conference is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, educating and promoting budding authors and published authors of all ages while helping them to write and publish their works.  They provide a favorable environment to facilitate professional connections and friendly sharing of valuable information.