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Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jun 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:  Celine by Peter HellerShare this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestHardboiled Crime Discussion Club discusses: The High Window by Raymond Chandler. Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Paul French signs City of Devils: The Two Men Who Ruled the Underworld of Old Shanghai @ The Poisoned Pen | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest <<Pre-order City of Devils here >> By the New York Times bestselling author of Midnight in Peking—winner of both the Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime and the CWA Gold Dagger for Non-Fiction—comes rags-to-riches … Continue reading Paul French signs City of Devils: The Two Men Who Ruled the Underworld of Old Shanghai
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jul 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCoffee & Crime Book Club discusses: Beast in View by Margaret MillarShare this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jul 21 @ 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: The Late Show by Michael ConnellyShare this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jul 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestHardboiled Crime Discussion Club discusses: The Steam Pig by James McClure. Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Aug 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Susanna Kearsley signs BELLEWETHER, Hosted by Diana Gabaldon! @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestFRIDAY AUGUST 10 7:00 PM Location: The Poisoned Pen Tickets Required ($20 each) Purchase them by calling the store – 480 947 2974 or 888 560 9919  Your ticket entitles you to one copy … Continue reading Susanna Kearsley signs BELLEWETHER, Hosted by Diana Gabaldon!
Aug 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club - NO GROUP @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestNO GROUP.  VACATION. Have a super day off.Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Aug 18 @ 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: Death in Nantucket by Francine MathewsShare this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Aug 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
David Corbett signs THE LONG-LOST LOVE LETTERS OF DOC HOLLIDAY @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest <<Click here to order a signed copy>> The most notorious love letters in American history—supposedly destroyed a century ago—mysteriously reappear, and become the coveted prize in a fierce battle for possession that brings … Continue reading David Corbett signs THE LONG-LOST LOVE LETTERS OF DOC HOLLIDAY
Hank Phillippi Ryan signs TRUST ME @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hank Phillippi Ryan signs TRUST ME @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest <<Click here to order a signed copy>> “Grief and deception are at the helm of Hank Phillippi Ryan’s latest thriller, Trust Me, in which a crime writer and an accused criminal’s lives collide, … Continue reading Hank Phillippi Ryan signs TRUST ME
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Aug 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestHardboiled Crime Discussion Club discusses: One for Hell by Jada Davis. Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Poisoned Pen Conference / Rebusfest! Sept 2nd & 3rd @ Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort
Sep 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Poisoned Pen Conference / Rebusfest! Sept 2nd & 3rd @ Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort | Phoenix | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest Guest of Honor: Ian Rankin Celebrating 30th Years of Publishing in the U.S. Hosts: Hank Phillippi Ryan, James Sallis & Dana Stabenow!  A two-day conference for fans and aspiring writers! Book signings, swag! Editor’s panel.. … Continue reading Poisoned Pen Conference / Rebusfest! Sept 2nd & 3rd
Poisoned Pen Conference / Rebusfest! Sept 2nd & 3rd @ Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort
Sep 3 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Poisoned Pen Conference / Rebusfest! Sept 2nd & 3rd @ Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort | Phoenix | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest Guest of Honor: Ian Rankin Celebrating 30th Years of Publishing in the U.S. Hosts: Hank Phillippi Ryan, James Sallis & Dana Stabenow!  A two-day conference for fans and aspiring writers! Book signings, swag! Editor’s panel.. … Continue reading Poisoned Pen Conference / Rebusfest! Sept 2nd & 3rd
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Sep 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCoffee & Crime Book Club discusses Murder Must Advertise by Dorothy Sayers.Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Sep 15 @ 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: First Counsel by Brad MeltzerShare this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestHardboiled Crime Discussion Club discusses: The Knife Slipped by Erle Stanley Gardner. Moved to Wed. due to event on Thurs. Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Oct 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 The Widows House by Carol Goodman.Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Oct 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: Midnight Riot by Ben AaronovitchShare this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestHardboiled Crime Discussion Club discusses:  Charles Willeford’s Understudy for Death ($9.95). Charles Willeford’s legendary lost novel, unavailable since its original publication in 1961. AN UNFORGIVABLE CRIME. AN UNFORGETTABLE NOVEL. Why would a happily married … Continue reading Hardboiled Discussion Group
Live Music: Three-Legged Dog @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Oct 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
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Nov 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 Crocodile on the Sandbank by Elizabeth Peters.Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Nov 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: The Yard by Alex GrecianShare this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Nov 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestHardboiled Crime Discussion Club discusses Clarence Cooper’s THE SYNDICATE.   Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Live Music: Three-Legged Dog @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Nov 30 @ 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
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCoffee & Crime Book Club – Holiday Potluck. Share Your Favorite Mystery or Novel of the Year.Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 15 @ 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:  Merry Merry Ghost by Caroyln HartShare this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Dec 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestHardboiled Crime Discussion Club discusses:  Daniel Boyd’s EASY DEATH. Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCoffee & Crime Book Club  The group discusses A.L. Herbert’s Murder With Fried Chicken and Waffles All of our groups are free and open to the public!   New members always welcome.Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Share this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterestCroak & Dagger Discussion Club Croak & Dagger book club discusses:  I Let You Go by Clare MackintoshShare this...emailFacebookTwitterPinterest

Nov 30 @ 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
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Doubletree Resort Hilton Paradise Valley
Michael Connelly Signs DARK SACRED NIGHT. In Conversation with Bryan Gruley, author of BLEAK HARBOR! The Hilton Doubletree Resort Paradise Valley/Scottsdale.   5401 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale AZ 85250 Wednesday, December 5th at 7pm. Doors open … Continue reading Michael Connelly In Conversation with Bryan Gruley! Special Holiday Party!
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> AN UNFAITHFUL HUSBAND, AN AGGRIEVED WIFE, AND A CUNNING PLAN FOR REVENGE THAT’S TOO CLEVER BY HALF. WHAT COULD POSSIBLY GO WRONG? Becky Miller is stunned to discover … Continue reading James Thane signs FATAL BLOW
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> Naomi Hendrix’s sexy voice hovering over the radio waves isn’t the only thing haunting the Southern California nights. A demented soul is stalking Naomi, hiding in the shadows … Continue reading Matt Coyle signs WRONG LIGHT
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> Assume nothing—that’s the touchstone for every homicide investigation Detective Davie Richards undertakes. She approaches her latest case the same way, determined to learn as much about the victim … Continue reading Patricia Smiley signs THE SECOND GOODBYE
Dec 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Coffee & Crime Book Club – Holiday Potluck. Share Your Favorite Mystery or Novel of the Year.
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> Alexandria, 47BCE: Cleopatra shares the throne with her brother Ptolemy under the auspices of Julius Caesar, by whom Cleopatra is heavily pregnant with child. A shipment of new … Continue reading Dana Stabenow signs DEATH OF AN EYE
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> For the Sake of the Game is the latest volume in the award-winning series from New York Times bestselling editors Laurie R. King and Leslie S. Klinger, with … Continue reading Laurie R. King and Leslie Klinger sign and discuss FOR THE SAKE OF THE GAME
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Madison Center for the Arts
Cassandra Clare in conversation with Diana Gabaldon! December 10th, 2018 Madison Center for the Arts 5601 N 16th St Phoenix, AZ 85016 This is an off-site, ticketed event.  Please click link to purchase tickets. All first … Continue reading Cassandra Clare signs QUEEN OF AIR AND DARKNESS, in conversation with Diana Gabaldon
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
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*. The group discusses Rebecca Roanhorse’s … Continue reading Sci-Friday Book Club
Dec 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Croak & Dagger book club discusses:  Merry Merry Ghost by Caroyln Hart
Dec 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Hardboiled Crime Discussion Club discusses:  Daniel Boyd’s EASY DEATH.
Jan 3 @ 10:05 pm – 11:05 pm
 
Jan 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm ASU KERR Cultural Center
A Brand New Agent Pendergast Novel! <<Click here to order a signed copy>> Preston & Child return to the celebrated, #1 bestselling series as FBI Special Agent Pendergast confronts his most strange, otherworldly challenge yet: … Continue reading Douglas Preston signs VERSES FOR THE DEAD, with Lincoln Child via Skype!
Jan 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Special Publication Day Launch Party <<Click here to order a signed copy>> Former Special Forces Officer and New York Times bestselling author Brad Taylor delivers a heart-pounding thriller featuring Taskforce operators Pike Logan and Jennifer Cahill as … Continue reading Brad Taylor signs DAUGHTER OF WAR
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<CLICK HERE>> From the New York Times bestselling author Thomas Perry, who can be depended upon to deliver high-voltage shocks” (Stephen King), comes a new thriller about an unlikely burglar – a young woman in her 20s … Continue reading Thomas Perry signs THE BURGLAR
Jan 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Coffee & Crime Book Club  The group discusses A.L. Herbert’s Murder With Fried Chicken and Waffles All of our groups are free and open to the public!   New members always welcome.
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen
Click Here To Order! Beautifully written with a riveting plot and a richly drawn, diverse cast of characters, Hearts of the Missing is the mesmerizing debut from 2017 Tony Hillerman Prize recipient Carol Potenza. When a young … Continue reading Carol Potenza signs HEARTS OF THE MISSING
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen
Click Here To Order! The fourth installment in Mette Ivie Harrison’s nationally bestselling Linda Wallheim mystery series, set in Mormon Utah, explores the effects of alienation, immigration, and extortion from the inner workings of the … Continue reading Mette Ivie Harrison signs NOT OF THIS FOLD
Jan 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> The new and exciting historical thriller by Lyndsay Faye, author of Edgar-nominated Jane Steeleand Gods of Gotham, which follows Alice “Nobody” from Prohibition-era Harlem to Portland’s the Paragon Hotel. The … Continue reading Lyndsay Faye signs THE PARAGON HOTEL
Jan 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> The next novel of psychological suspense and obsession from the authors of the blockbuster bestseller The Wife Between Us Seeking women ages 18–32 to participate in a study on … Continue reading Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen sign AN ANONYMOUS GIRL
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> To find a Russian mole in the White House, an FBI agent must question everything. . . and trust no one To save America from a catastrophic betrayal, … Continue reading Matthew Quirk signs THE NIGHT AGENT
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> In the new edge-of-your-seat adventure from national bestselling author Nick Petrie, Peter Ash pursues one case–and stumbles into another–in the City of the Blues. Iraq war veteran Peter … Continue reading Nick Petrie signs TEAR IT DOWN
Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Sci-Friday Book Club The group discusses Madeline Miller’s THE SONG OF ACHILLES 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 … Continue reading Sci-Friday Book Club
Jan 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Croak & Dagger Discussion Club Croak & Dagger book club discusses:  I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh
Jan 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
  CLICK HERE TO ORDER This dazzling new Victorian mystery from USA Today bestselling author Karen Odden introduces readers to Nell Hallam, a determined young pianist who stumbles upon the operations of a notorious—and deadly—crime ring while … Continue reading Karen Odden signs A DANGEROUS DUET
Jan 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Rosemary Simpson in Conversation with Karen Odden, author of DANGEROUS DUET! CLICK HERE TO ORDER In Gilded Age New York, heiress Prudence MacKenzie and ex-Pinkerton Geoffrey Hunter investigate crimes that take them from the slums … Continue reading Rosemary Simpson signs LET THE DEAD KEEP THEIR SECRETS
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Special Pre-Publication Day Launch Party <<Click here to order a signed copy>> Pre-order a signed copy now and receive an exclusive collectible—a must-have for James Rollins’s fans! Limited quantities available, so order now!  In the … Continue reading James Rollins signs CRUCIBLE
Jan 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
CLICK HERE TO ORDER An unfathomable loss or an unthinkable crime? #1 New York Times bestselling author Tami Hoag keeps you guessing in her most harrowing thriller yet. A panic-stricken woman runs in the dead of night, … Continue reading Tami Hoag signs THE BOY
Jan 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
<<Click here to order a signed copy>> A brilliant, edgy thriller about four strangers, a blizzard, a kidnapped child, and a determined young woman desperate to unmask and outwit a vicious psychopath. A kidnapped little … Continue reading Taylor Adams signs NO EXIT