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Marc Cameron signs OPEN CARRY 7:00 pm
Marc Cameron signs OPEN CARRY @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Marc Cameron signs OPEN CARRY @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
CLICK HERE TO ORDER! Law enforcement veteran Marc Cameron brings an explosive authenticity to this powerful new U.S. Marshal series. Arliss Cutter is a hero for our times. And his hunt for justice cuts straight … Continue reading Marc Cameron signs OPEN CARRY
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Daniel Suarez signs DELTA-V 7:00 pm
Daniel Suarez signs DELTA-V @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Daniel Suarez signs DELTA-V @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
CLICK TO ORDER! The bestselling author of Daemon returns with a near-future technological thriller, in which a charismatic billionaire recruits a team of adventurers to launch the first deep space mining operation–a mission that could alter the … Continue reading Daniel Suarez signs DELTA-V
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Hilary Davidson signs ONE SMALL SACRIFICE 7:00 pm
Hilary Davidson signs ONE SMALL SACRIFICE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hilary Davidson signs ONE SMALL SACRIFICE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
First in a brand new series! CLICK TO ORDER! An apparent suicide. A mysterious disappearance. Did one man get away with murder—twice? NYPD detective Sheryn Sterling has had her eye on Alex Traynor ever since … Continue reading Hilary Davidson signs ONE SMALL SACRIFICE
Laird Barron signs BLACK MOUNTAIN 7:00 pm
Laird Barron signs BLACK MOUNTAIN @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laird Barron signs BLACK MOUNTAIN @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
CLICK TO ORDER! Ex-mob enforcer Isaiah Coledrige has hung out a shingle as a private eye in New York’s Hudson Valley, and in his newest case, a seemingly simple murder investigation leads him to the … Continue reading Laird Barron signs BLACK MOUNTAIN
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Berkley Historical Crime Night with CS Harris, Anna Lee Huber and Victoria Thompson 7:00 pm
Berkley Historical Crime Night with CS Harris, Anna Lee Huber and Victoria Thompson @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Berkley Historical Crime Night with CS Harris, Anna Lee Huber and Victoria Thompson @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Berkley Historical Crime Night C.S. Harris signs WHO SLAYS THE WICKED (Berkley, $26.00).   The death of a fiendish nobleman strikes close to home as Sebastian St. Cyr is tasked with finding the killer to save … Continue reading Berkley Historical Crime Night with CS Harris, Anna Lee Huber and Victoria Thompson
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Dana Haynes signs St Nicholas Salvage & Wrecking 7:00 pm
Dana Haynes signs St Nicholas Salvage & Wrecking @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dana Haynes signs St Nicholas Salvage & Wrecking @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click to Order! Michael Patrick Finnigan was a New York cop and a US Marshal who figured out that following the rules doesn’t always get the job done. Katalin Fiero Dahar was a soldier, spy, … Continue reading Dana Haynes signs St Nicholas Salvage & Wrecking
Robert Knott signs ROBERT B PARKER’S BUCKSKIN 7:00 pm
Robert Knott signs ROBERT B PARKER’S BUCKSKIN @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Robert Knott signs ROBERT B PARKER'S BUCKSKIN @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click to Order! Lawmen Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch must prevent all-out war between rival factions in the latest adventure in the New York Times-bestselling series. When gold is discovered in the foothills just outside of … Continue reading Robert Knott signs ROBERT B PARKER’S BUCKSKIN
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Coffee & Crime Book Club 10:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Coffee & Crime Book Club    The club discusses Paige Shelton’s The Cracked Spine All of our groups are free and open to the public!   New members always welcome.
Cozycon 2019: Paige Shelton, Jenn McKinlay, Jill Orr, Jane Willan and Jessica Ellicott 2:00 pm
Cozycon 2019: Paige Shelton, Jenn McKinlay, Jill Orr, Jane Willan and Jessica Ellicott @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cozycon 2019: Paige Shelton, Jenn McKinlay, Jill Orr, Jane Willan and Jessica Ellicott @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
CozyCon 2019 Participating authors so far include:  Paige Shelton, Jenn McKinlay, Jill Orr, Jane Willan and Jessica Ellicott Format details to be announced! Paige Shelton.  The Loch Ness Papers (Berkley, $26.99).  Bookseller Delaney Nichols befriends a … Continue reading Cozycon 2019: Paige Shelton, Jenn McKinlay, Jill Orr, Jane Willan and Jessica Ellicott
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Chris Pavone signs THE PARIS DIVERSION 7:00 pm
Chris Pavone signs THE PARIS DIVERSION @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chris Pavone signs THE PARIS DIVERSION @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
CLICK TO ORDER From the New York Times bestselling author of The Expats. Kate Moore is back in a pulse-pounding thriller to discover that a massive terror attack across Paris is not what it seems – and that … Continue reading Chris Pavone signs THE PARIS DIVERSION
Jeffery Deaver signs THE NEVER GAME 7:00 pm
Jeffery Deaver signs THE NEVER GAME @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jeffery Deaver signs THE NEVER GAME @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
CLICK TO ORDER From the bestselling and award-winning master of suspense, the first novel in a thrilling new series, introducing Colter Shaw! Colter Shaw is an itinerate “reward-seeker,” traveling the country to help police solve … Continue reading Jeffery Deaver signs THE NEVER GAME
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Liv Constantine signs THE LAST TIME I SAW YOU 7:00 pm
Liv Constantine signs THE LAST TIME I SAW YOU @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Liv Constantine signs THE LAST TIME I SAW YOU @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
CLICK HERE TO ORDER! The internationally bestselling author of The Last Mrs. Parrish follows that success with an addictive novel filled with shocking twists about the aftermath of a brutal high-society murder. Dr. Kate English has it … Continue reading Liv Constantine signs THE LAST TIME I SAW YOU
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Michael Koryta signs IF SHE WAKES 7:00 pm
Michael Koryta signs IF SHE WAKES @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michael Koryta signs IF SHE WAKES @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
CLICK HERE TO ORDER! Discover the electrifying new novel from New York Times bestselling author Michael Koryta, the “master” (Stephen King) of thriller writing, the story of two women fighting for their lives against an enigmatic killer. … Continue reading Michael Koryta signs IF SHE WAKES
Nick Petrie signs Tear it Down 7:00 pm
Nick Petrie signs Tear it Down @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Nick Petrie signs Tear it Down @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
  CLICK HERE TO ORDER! 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 Ash is … Continue reading Nick Petrie signs Tear it Down
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Sci-Friday Book Club 7:00 pm
Sci-Friday Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sci-Friday Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore  | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Sci-Friday Book Club   The group discusses Emily Devenport’s  MEDUSA UPLOADED 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
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Croak & Dagger Book Club 10:30 am
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Croak & Dagger Discussion Club Croak & Dagger book club discusses: Dark Lake by Sarah Bailey
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Bill Eddy signs WHY WE ELECT SOCIOPATHS AND NARCISSISTS AND HOW WE CAN STOP 7:00 pm
Bill Eddy signs WHY WE ELECT SOCIOPATHS AND NARCISSISTS AND HOW WE CAN STOP
May 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Bill Eddy signs WHY WE ELECT SOCIOPATHS AND NARCISSISTS AND HOW WE CAN STOP
Click to Order! Bestselling author, therapist, lawyer, and mediator Bill Eddy describes how dangerous, high-conflict personalities have gained power in governments worldwide–and what citizens can do to keep these people out of office. Democracy is … Continue reading Bill Eddy signs WHY WE ELECT SOCIOPATHS AND NARCISSISTS AND HOW WE CAN STOP
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Elevengeddon 2019 7:00 pm
Elevengeddon 2019 @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Elevengeddon 2019 @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Elevengeddon Our Annual Sci/Fi & Fantasy Get-together before Phoenix Fan Fusion! Authors include: Sam Sykes,  Tosca Lee, Brian McClellan, Django Wexler, Ryan Dalton, Tom Leveen, Sarah Kuhn, Joanna Ruth Meyer, Emily Devenport, Weston Ochse, Yvonne … Continue reading Elevengeddon 2019
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Jayne Ann Krentz (as Amanda Quick) signs TIGHTROPE, Meg Tilly signs CLIFF’S EDGE 2:00 pm
Jayne Ann Krentz (as Amanda Quick) signs TIGHTROPE, Meg Tilly signs CLIFF’S EDGE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Jayne Ann Krentz (as Amanda Quick) signs TIGHTROPE, Meg Tilly signs CLIFF'S EDGE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
A Very Special Author Tea with Bestselling Authors Jayne Ann Krentz and Meg Tilly!  Jayne Ann Krentz (as Amanda Quick) signs TIGHTROPE (Berkley, $27.00). An unconventional woman and a man shrouded in mystery walk a … Continue reading Jayne Ann Krentz (as Amanda Quick) signs TIGHTROPE, Meg Tilly signs CLIFF’S EDGE
Sujata Massey signs THE SATAPUR MOONSTONE 2:00 pm
Sujata Massey signs THE SATAPUR MOONSTONE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sujata Massey signs THE SATAPUR MOONSTONE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
CLICK TO ORDER! The highly anticipated follow-up to the critically acclaimed novel The Widows of Malabar Hill. India, 1922: It is rainy season in the lush, remote Sahyadri mountains, where the princely state of Satapur is … Continue reading Sujata Massey signs THE SATAPUR MOONSTONE
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Janet Napolitano signs HOW SAFE ARE WE? HOMELAND SECURITY SINCE 9/11 7:00 pm
Janet Napolitano signs HOW SAFE ARE WE? HOMELAND SECURITY SINCE 9/11 @ Madison Performing Arts Center
May 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Janet Napolitano signs HOW SAFE ARE WE?  HOMELAND SECURITY SINCE 9/11 @ Madison Performing Arts Center
  A Very Special Evening With Janet Napolitano In Conversation with Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego! Former Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security and former Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano offers an insightful analysis of American security … Continue reading Janet Napolitano signs HOW SAFE ARE WE? HOMELAND SECURITY SINCE 9/11
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Juliet Grames signs THE SEVEN OF EIGHT DEATHS OF STELLA FORTUNE 7:00 pm
Juliet Grames signs THE SEVEN OF EIGHT DEATHS OF STELLA FORTUNE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Juliet Grames signs THE SEVEN OF EIGHT DEATHS OF STELLA FORTUNE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
CLICK TO ORDER! For Stella Fortuna, death has always been a part of life. Stella’s childhood is full of strange, life-threatening incidents—moments where ordinary situations like cooking eggplant or feeding the pigs inexplicably take lethal … Continue reading Juliet Grames signs THE SEVEN OF EIGHT DEATHS OF STELLA FORTUNE
Stephanie Barron signs THAT CHURCHILL WOMAN 7:00 pm
Stephanie Barron signs THAT CHURCHILL WOMAN @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Stephanie Barron signs THAT CHURCHILL WOMAN @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
  CLICK TO ORDER! The Paris Wife meets PBS’s Victoria in this enthralling novel of the life and loves of one of history’s most remarkable women: Winston Churchill’s scandalous American mother, Jennie Jerome. Wealthy, privileged, and fiercely independent … Continue reading Stephanie Barron signs THAT CHURCHILL WOMAN
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Hardboiled Discussion Group 7:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Hardboiled Crime Discussion Club The club discusses David Goodis’s Cassidy’s Girl.        
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Live Music: Three-Legged Dog 7:00 pm
Live Music: Three-Legged Dog @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live Music: Three-Legged Dog @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
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