Full Event Listing

Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Join us for first ever LIT OUT LOUD event and publication party for Tom Leveen’s newest book, Hellword! Author Tom Leveen is also a 22-year veteran of local theatre, having been the artistic director of … Continue reading Tom Leveen signs Hellworld, special Lit Out Loud performance!
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> An astonishing debut crime thriller about an unforgettable woman who combines the genius and ferocity of Lisbeth Salander with the ruthless ambition of Walter White The Crenshaw Six … Continue reading Melissa Scrivner Love signs Lola, hosted by Joe Ide
Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Steven Schwartz, the collection’s editor, hosts a number of the featured authors for this book release party. Short stories showing the various forms of the genre. From crime to fantasy to romance, these stories bring … Continue reading Book Release Party for The Sharpened Quill: Modern Voices in Short Fiction
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Hardboiled Crime Discussion Club discusses The Road to Perdition (expanded edition) by Max Allan Collins.
Apr 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> A woman waits under five feet of dirt-a woman who is by now nothing but bones stained the deep red of Oklahoma clay. A delicate silver necklace, a … Continue reading Mary Anna Evans signs Burials hosted by Donis Casey
Apr 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> Rose Madsen will do anything to keep from being married off to one of the men in her Fundamentalist Mormon (FLDS) community, even endure the continued beatings and abuse … Continue reading Anne Montgomery signs The Scent of Rain
Apr 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> AGATHA AWARD-NOMINATED SERIES “Brown mixes laugh out loud observations about the acting life with a witty and intriguing mystery. Consider yourself warned. Oliver Twisted is a fast-paced addictive … Continue reading Cindy Brown signs Oliver Twisted
Apr 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> A fascinating collection of new and classic tales of the fearsome Djinn, from bestselling, award-winning and breakthrough international writers. Imagine a world filled with fierce, fiery beings, hiding … Continue reading Jared Shurin, editor, signs The Djinn Falls in Love and Other Stories
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> A thrilling new novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa See explores the lives of a Chinese mother and her daughter who has been adopted by … Continue reading Lisa See signs Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane
Apr 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Coffee & Crime Book Club reads Silence of the Flans by Laura Bradford,
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> The Knights of the Golden Circle was the largest and most dangerous clandestine organization in American history. It amassed billions in stolen gold and silver, all buried in … Continue reading Steve Berry signs Lost Order
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> From New York Times–bestselling author Philip Kerr, the much-anticipated return of Bernie Gunther, our compromised former Berlin bull and unwilling SS officer. With his cover blown, he is … Continue reading Philip Kerr signs Prussian Blue
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> A deadly bombing takes Navajo Tribal cops Bernadette Manuelito, Jim Chee, and their mentor, the legendary Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn, back into the past to find a vengeful killer … Continue reading Anne Hillerman signs Song of the Lion
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> “WHEN IT COMES TO QUIRK, I FOLLOW A SIMPLE THREE-STEP PLAN: BUY, CANCEL PLANS, READ.” –Gregg Hurwitz, bestselling author of Orphan X and The Nowhere Man Someone is … Continue reading Matthew Quirk signs Dead Man Switch
Apr 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Croak & Dagger book club reads Flower Net by Lisa See.
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> The endgame is at hand for Penn Cage, his family, and the enemies bent on destroying them in this revelatory volume in the epic trilogy set in modern-day … Continue reading Greg Iles signs Mississippi Blood
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> DANGEROUSLY GOOD. DISTINCTIVELY DEAVER. New York Times bestselling author Jeffery Deaver returns to forensic detective Lincoln Rhyme in his most harrowing case yet. THE BURIAL HOUR A businessman … Continue reading Jeffery Deaver signs Burial Hour
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> In the latest thriller from #1 New York Times–bestselling author Stuart Woods, Stone Barrington’s newest foe has a short fuse . . . and it’s just been lit. … Continue reading Stuart Woods signs Fast and Loose
Apr 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Explore the best in contemporary science fiction and fantasy at the Sci-Friday book club.  Join local blogger Michael Senft and the Poisoned Pen’s Pat King on this journey every third Friday*. This month’s book is Nos4a2 by … Continue reading Sci-Friday Book Club
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
This years CozyCon will involve talks, panels, refreshments, and a round robin signing. It will feature Tessa Arlen, Hannah Dennison, CS Harris, Francine Mathews, Jennifer McMahon, Jenn McKinlay, Megan Miranda, Renee Patrick, & Paige Shleton. 
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> In the dark days of a Shetland winter, torrential rain triggers a landslide that crosses the main road and sweeps down to the sea. At the burial of … Continue reading Ann Cleeves signs Cold Earth
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> The man was smart and he didn’t mind killing people. Welcome to the big leagues, Davenport. Lucas Davenport’s first case as a U.S. Marshal sends him into uncharted … Continue reading John Sandford signs Golden Prey
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> By the New York Times bestselling author of Manson, the comprehensive, authoritative, and tragic story of preacher Jim Jones, who was responsible for the Jonestown Massacre—the largest murder-suicide … Continue reading Jeff Guinn signs The Road to Jonestown
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Hardboiled Crime Discussion Club discusses Cold, Cold Ground by Adrian McKinty.
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Live music performance by James Sallis’ band: Three-Legged Dog
Apr 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Come on in and celebrate Independent Bookstore Day with us!
May 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> Sci-fi action meets steamy paranormal romance in the Alien novels, as Katherine “Kitty” Katt faces off against aliens, conspiracies, and deadly secrets. • “Futuristic high-jinks and gripping adventure.” … Continue reading Gini Koch signs Alien Education
May 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> Two thousand people go missing in Alaska every year. They vanish in the middle of mountain footraces, on fishing boats in the Bering Sea, on small planes in … Continue reading Dana Stabenow signs Less Than a Treason
May 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> Lonely and broke, Cleveland divorce-survivor Allie Harper believes all her problems would be solved if she could find a nice, smart, hot guy and enough money to get … Continue reading Annie Hogsett signs Too Lucky To Live
May 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm the Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click here to order a signed copy>> At the end of the first practice session for the iconic Indianakpolis 500 race, Kate Reilly is stunned to discover she was the fastest driver on the track. … Continue reading Tammy Kaehler signs Kiss the Bricks