6:30 p.m Reception | 7 p.m. Presentation.

Sparkle Abbey is the pen name of Mary Lee Woods and Anita Carter, the authors and pet lovers behind the best-selling Pampered Pets Mysteryseries, set in Laguna Beach’s wacky world of precious pedigrees, pampered pooches, and secrets. Mary Lee and Anita will discuss their latest release, The Dogfather — when a local store owner if found dead, the police land on the former fiance (and undercover FBI agent) of Bow Wow Boutique owner, Melinda Langston.