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Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCoffee & Crime Book Club celebrates a holiday party, share your favorite mystery(ies) of the year.Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestHardboiled Crime Discussion Club Party and discussion of the year’s books!!Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCroak & Dagger book club discusses MC Beaton’s A Highland Christmas + Holiday Party.Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Christmas 2017 @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 25 all-day
Christmas 2017 @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestHave a safe and wonderful holiday! We are closed today. Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Happy New Year @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 1 all-day
Happy New Year @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestHave a safe and wonderful holiday! We are closed today. Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Jan 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sujata Massey signs The Widows Of Malabar Hills @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest  <<Click here to order a signed copy>> 1920s India: Perveen Mistry, Bombay’s first female lawyer, is investigating a suspicious will on behalf of three Muslim widows living in full purdah when the case … Continue reading Sujata Massey signs The Widows Of Malabar Hills
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCoffee & Crime Book Club discusses Jill Orr’s, The Good Byline.Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Jan 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Lauren Willig signs The English Wife hosted by Tasha Alexander @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest <<Click here to order a signed copy >> FromNew York Times bestselling author, Lauren Willig, comes this scandalous novel set in the Gilded Age, full of family secrets, affairs, and murder. Annabelle and … Continue reading Lauren Willig signs The English Wife hosted by Tasha Alexander
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestHardboiled Crime Discussion Club: Lionel White.  CLEAN BREAK (aka THE KILLING). We will be watching the 1956 film noir classic and discussing book and film afterwards.Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCroak & Dagger book club discusses David Bell’s Bring Her Home.Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Christopher Reich signs The Take @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Christopher Reich signs The Take @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest  <<Click here to order a signed copy>> From New York Times bestselling author Christopher Reich, an international spy thriller featuring Simon Riske: one part James Bond, one part Jack Reacher Riske is a freelance industrial … Continue reading Christopher Reich signs The Take
James Anderson signs Lullaby Road @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
James Anderson signs Lullaby Road @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest <<Click here to order a signed copy>> Winter has come to Route 117, a remote road through the high desert of Utah trafficked only by eccentrics, fugitives, and those looking to escape the … Continue reading James Anderson signs Lullaby Road
Alafair Burke signs The Wife @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Alafair Burke signs The Wife @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest <<Click here to order a signed copy>> His Scandal Her Secret From New York Times bestselling author Alafair Burke, a stunning domestic thriller in the vein of Behind Closed Doors and The Woman … Continue reading Alafair Burke signs The Wife
Live Music: Three-Legged Dog @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live Music: Three-Legged Dog @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCheck 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 … Continue reading Live Music: Three-Legged Dog
Jan 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Mick Herron signs This Is What Happened interviewed by John Sandford @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest    <<Click here to order a signed copy>> From CWA Gold & Steel Dagger winner Mick Herron comes a shocking, twisted novel of thrilling suspense about one woman’s attempt to be better than … Continue reading Mick Herron signs This Is What Happened interviewed by John Sandford
Feb 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Terry Shames signs A Reckoning in the Back Country @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest <<Click here to order a signed copy>> When Lewis Wilkins, a physician with a vacation home in Jarrett Creek, is attacked by vicious dogs, and several pet dogs in the area around Jarrett … Continue reading Terry Shames signs A Reckoning in the Back Country
The Transfixed Correspondence of Phoenix @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Transfixed Correspondence of Phoenix @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestWe meet on the first Wednesday of the month (except in January or when a holiday interferes) at 6:30 pm at The Poisoned Pen Bookstore. We bring snacks and beverages to share as we discuss … Continue reading The Transfixed Correspondence of Phoenix
Alex Berenson signs The Deceivers @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Alex Berenson signs The Deceivers @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest <<Click here to order a signed copy>> The Russians don’t just want to influence American elections–they want it all. Former CIA agent John Wells confronts a plot of astonishing audacity as New York … Continue reading Alex Berenson signs The Deceivers
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCoffee & Crime Book Club discusses Margery Allingham’s, The Tiger In The Smoke.Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Feb 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Rosemary Simpson signs Lies That Comfort And Betray @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest  <<Click here to order a signed copy>> Heiress Prudence MacKenzie is a valuable partner to attorney Geoffrey Hunter, despite the fact that women are not admitted to the bar in New York’s Gilded … Continue reading Rosemary Simpson signs Lies That Comfort And Betray
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCroak & Dagger Book Club: discusses Mick Herron’s, Dead Lions Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Steven Saylor signs The Throne of Caesar @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Steven Saylor signs The Throne of Caesar @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest <<Click here to order a signed copy>> Come join us for this launch party! Books come with a bookmark designed by Steven Saylor! In The Throne of Caesar, award-winning mystery author Steven Saylor … Continue reading Steven Saylor signs The Throne of Caesar
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestHardboiled Crime Discussion Club discusses IQ by Joe Ide. Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Live Music: Three-Legged Dog @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live Music: Three-Legged Dog @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCheck 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 … Continue reading Live Music: Three-Legged Dog
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Poisoned Pen Press Hosts: Donis Casey, Dennis Palumbo & Priscilla Royal @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest P R E S E N T S Donis Casey signs Forty Dead Men   <<Click here to order a signed copy>> Dennis Palumbo signs Head Wounds   <<Click here to order a signed copy>> Priscilla … Continue reading Poisoned Pen Press Hosts: Donis Casey, Dennis Palumbo & Priscilla Royal
Kent Anderson signs Green Sun @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Mar 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kent Anderson signs Green Sun @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest <<Click here to order a signed copy>> The long-awaited return of Kent Anderson, with “the best of what crime fiction can do” (Michael Connelly). Oakland, California, 1983: a Vietnam veteran-turned-police officer strives to be both … Continue reading Kent Anderson signs Green Sun
Mar 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Transfixed Correspondence of Phoenix @ Panera | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestWe meet on the first Wednesday of the month (except in January or when a holiday interferes) at 6:30 pm at The Poisoned Pen Bookstore. We bring snacks and beverages to share as we discuss … Continue reading The Transfixed Correspondence of Phoenix
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Mar 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCoffee & Crime Book Club share your favorite Mary Higgins Clark Novel.Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Phillip Margolin signs The Third Victim @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Phillip Margolin signs The Third Victim @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest  <<Click here to order a signed copy>> “Margolin continues his return to the exceptional form of his early novels with this gripping, tightly plotted, and smoothly written legal thriller… A winner from a … Continue reading Phillip Margolin signs The Third Victim
Lars Kepler signs The Sandman @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lars Kepler signs The Sandman @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest <<Click here to order a signed copy>> The #1 internationally best-selling thriller from the author of The Hypnotist tells the chilling story of a manipulative serial killer and the two brilliant police agents who must … Continue reading Lars Kepler signs The Sandman

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Dana Stabenow signs Silk and Song 2:00 pm
Dana Stabenow signs Silk and Song @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dana Stabenow signs Silk and Song @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore  | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> Beijing, 1322. Sixteen-year-old Wu Johanna is the granddaughter of the legendary trader Marco Polo. In the wake of her father’s death, Johanna finds that lineage counts for little … Continue reading Dana Stabenow signs Silk and Song
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James Rollins signs The Demon Crown 7:00 pm
James Rollins signs The Demon Crown @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
James Rollins signs The Demon Crown @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore  | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
<<Click here to order a signed copy>>   To save mankind’s future, the members of Sigma Force must make a devil’s bargain as they join forces with their most hated enemy to stop an ancient threat … Continue reading James Rollins signs The Demon Crown
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ASU Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing “Tomorrow’s Stars, Today!” 7:00 pm
ASU Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing “Tomorrow’s Stars, Today!” @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
ASU Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing "Tomorrow's Stars, Today!" @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore  | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
ASU Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing students read their final manuscripts “Tomorrow’s Stars, Today!” Your Novel Year, The Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing at Arizona State University’s online certificate program, is … Continue reading ASU Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing “Tomorrow’s Stars, Today!”
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Judge Frederic Block signs Race to Judgment 7:00 pm
Judge Frederic Block signs Race to Judgment @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Judge Frederic Block signs Race to Judgment @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore  | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> Fast paced legal thriller and powerful urban drama from Frederic Block, the Brooklyn based federal judge who sentenced Peter Gotti of the Gambino crime family. Based partly on … Continue reading Judge Frederic Block signs Race to Judgment
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Coffee & Crime Book Club 10:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Coffee & Crime Book Club celebrates a holiday party, share your favorite mystery(ies) of the year.
Holiday Tea! Shannon Baker, Eileen Brady, Chris Goff & Carrie Smith 2:00 pm
Holiday Tea! Shannon Baker, Eileen Brady, Chris Goff & Carrie Smith @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Holiday Tea! Shannon Baker, Eileen Brady, Chris Goff & Carrie Smith @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore  | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Don’t miss Tea with this super line up of authors! Shannon Baker, Eileen Brady, Chris Goff & Carrie Smith They will be discussing their new books and then a signing afterwards. The event is Free. … Continue reading Holiday Tea! Shannon Baker, Eileen Brady, Chris Goff & Carrie Smith
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Steven Cooper signs Desert Remains 2:00 pm
Steven Cooper signs Desert Remains @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Steven Cooper signs Desert Remains @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore  | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> Someone is filling the desert caves around Phoenix with bodies–a madman who, in a taunting ritual, is leaving behind a record of his crimes etched into the stone. … Continue reading Steven Cooper signs Desert Remains
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Hardboiled Discussion Group 7:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Hardboiled Crime Discussion Club Party and discussion of the year’s books!!
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Sci-Friday Book Club 7:00 pm
Sci-Friday Book Club
Dec 15 @ 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*. December’s book is actually 2 novellas: … Continue reading Sci-Friday Book Club
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Croak & Dagger Book Club 10:30 am
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Croak & Dagger book club discusses MC Beaton’s A Highland Christmas + Holiday Party.
Sam Sykes signs God’s Last Breath and Brave Chef Brianna 2:00 pm
Sam Sykes signs God’s Last Breath and Brave Chef Brianna @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sam Sykes signs God's Last Breath and Brave Chef Brianna @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> Acclaimed author Sam Sykes returns with the exhilarating conclusion to his Bring Down Heaven trilogy.The heart of civilization bleeds. The great demon Khoth-Kapira has broken free of his … Continue reading Sam Sykes signs God’s Last Breath and Brave Chef Brianna
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Holiday Hours – Open from 12 PM to 4 PM 12:00 pm
Holiday Hours – Open from 12 PM to 4 PM @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 24 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Holiday Hours – Open from 12 PM to 4 PM
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Christmas 2017
Christmas 2017 @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 25 all-day
Christmas 2017 @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Have a safe and wonderful holiday! We are closed today.
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Holiday Hours – Open from 12 PM to 4 PM 12:00 pm
Holiday Hours – Open from 12 PM to 4 PM @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 31 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Holiday Hours – Open from 12 PM to 4 PM