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Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> Lucas Davenport confronts an old nemesis, now a powerful U.S. senator, in the thrilling new novel in the #1 New York Times-bestselling Prey series. Lucas Davenport had crossed paths … Continue reading John Sandford signs Twisted Prey
Apr 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> Riley Ellison has taken a great leap of faith by giving up her comfortable job at the Tuttle Corner Library for the exciting world of print journalism. Except … Continue reading Jill Orr signs The Bad Break
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Hardboiled Crime Discussion Club discusses The Crazy Kill by Chester Himes.  
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Check out their website: http://three-legged-dog.net/ Live music performance by James Sallis’ band: Three-Legged Dog Three-Legged Dog is today’s version of the string bands that existed all about the country in the Thirties and Forties, groups that … Continue reading Live Music: Three-Legged Dog
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> FISTFUL OF RAIN is the sequel to 2017’s South California Purples. Set in 1975, it is the story of a nation, a rural county, and a small town … Continue reading Baron R. Birtcher signs Fistful of Rain
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> Neal Griffin returns with a chilling tale of religion, racism, and murder in small-town America! Former Marine Tia Suarez has made a name for herself in the Newberg … Continue reading Neal Griffin signs By His Own Hand
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> From #1 Wall Street Journal and New York Times bestselling author Robert Dugoni. Sam Hill always saw the world through different eyes. Born with red pupils, he was called “Devil Boy” by … Continue reading Robert Dugoni signs The Extraordinary Life Of Sam Hell
May 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order>>   Ten years after her teenage daughter disappears, a woman crosses paths with a charming single father whose young child feels eerily familiar, in this evocative, suspenseful drama from New York … Continue reading Lisa Jewell signs Then She Was Gone
May 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> Iconic, tough-but-tender Boston PI Spenser delves into the black market art scene to investigate a decades-long unsolved crime of dangerous proportions. The heist was legendary, still talked about … Continue reading Ace Atkins signs Robert B. Parker’s Old Black Magic
May 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> “Wicked River is partly a who-is-my-husband-really story, partly a horror-in-the-wilderness story, and partly a Manhattan-family drama, all rolled up in elegantly propulsive prose, and shot through with sinister … Continue reading Jenny Milchman signs Wicked River
May 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
This years Cozy-con will involve discussions, panels, refreshments, and a round robin signing. Featured authors are: Tessa Arlen, Kate Carlisle, Jane Cleland, Vicki Delany, C.S. Harris, Jenn McKinlay, Ann Parker & Page Shelton.  
May 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> The blonde secretary was scared when she visited Miranda Corbie’s office. A shove into a streetcar track, a box of poisoned chocolates…hateful, violent letters. Someone was trying to … Continue reading Kelli Stanley signs City of Sharks
May 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> For all lovers of maritime adventure comes an electrifying thriller of treachery and peril on the high seas featuring a dynamic new heroine, from multi-award-nominated suspense star Owen … Continue reading Owen Laukkanen signs Gale Force
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> The past never rests easy in Arizona. Forty years ago, a Phoenix reporter was killed by a car bomb in one of America’s most notorious crimes. Three men … Continue reading Jon Talton signs The Bomb Shelter
May 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Coffee & Crime Book Club discusses A curious Beginning by Deanna Raybourn
May 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Join us for a Tea Party! We have some lovely authors coming to discuss their NEW novels, have tea and sign a few books. A great way to spend a relaxing Saturday at The Poisoned … Continue reading Tea Party with Christina Dodd & Jayne Anne Krentz!
May 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> “And that is how it happened. Can we stop now?” Kimberly Crepeaux is no good, a notorious jailhouse snitch, teen mother, and heroin addict whose petty crimes are … Continue reading Michael Koryta signs How It Happened hosted by Nick Petrie
May 18 @ 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*. Senlin Ascends of Josiah Bancroft … Continue reading Sci-Friday Book Club
May 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Croak & Dagger book club discusses:  Canary by Duane Swierczynski
May 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> While taking the yearly “otter count” at a marsh near Gunn Landing Harbor, California, zookeeper Theodora Bentley sees Maureen, her favorite otter, swimming around clutching someone’s expensive smartphone. … Continue reading Betty Webb signs Otter of Death in conversation with Eileen Brady
May 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
2018 Elevengeddon: A Multi-Author SciFi Event This years authors are: Myke Cole Emily Devenport Cory Doctorow Arsenault Rivera R.A. Salvatore John Scalzi Victoria (V.E.) Schwab Charles Soule Sam Sykes That’s not ALL! More authors are going … Continue reading 2018 Elevengeddon: A Multi-Author SciFi Event
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Hardboiled Crime Discussion Club discusses: Blue Eyes by Jerome Charyn.
May 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Check out their website: http://three-legged-dog.net/ Live music performance by James Sallis’ band: Three-Legged Dog Three-Legged Dog is today’s version of the string bands that existed all about the country in the Thirties and Forties, groups that … Continue reading Live Music: Three-Legged Dog
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> Award-winning author Laird Barron makes his crime fiction debut with a novel set in the underbelly of upstate New York that’s as hardboiled and punchy as a swift … Continue reading Laird Barron signs Blood Standard
Jun 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> In this cozy mystery, Chronicle Editor Viva Winter hopes to make Coyote Canyon the folk music capitol of Colorado when a ukulele player is strangled to death with … Continue reading C.C. Harrison signs Death by G-String
Jun 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> Toni Niesen makes her debut into the mystery field with Parts Unknown, An Alaskan Mystery. Somewhere over the Alaskan wilderness a plane has disappeared. As winter approaches Anchorage, flight … Continue reading Toni Niesen signs Parts Unknown
Jun 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Panera
Sherlock Holmes fans are invited to meet on Weds., June 6th at 6:30 pm to discuss “The Valley of Fear”, one of the original stories by Arthur Conan Doyle. Go to meetup.com/Phoenix- Sherlockians or e-mail transfixedcorrespondence@gmail.com for more information.
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> When a murder echoing a fifteen-year-old cold case rocks the Southern town of Savannah, crime reporter Harper McClain risks everything to find the identity of this calculated killer … Continue reading Christi Daugherty signs The Echo Killing
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> A gripping new mystery from the “fresh new voice in the thriller genre” (Steve Berry, New York Times bestselling author) and author of The Wild Inside, set in … Continue reading Christine Carbo signs A Sharp Solitude
Jun 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Coffee & Crime Book Club discusses Laura by Vera Caspary.