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Nov 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Marc Cameron.  Tom Clancy Code of Honor (Putnam, $29.95).  As President of the United States, Jack Ryan has faced many challenges, but none have been as personal as this and never has he been this helpless … Continue reading Marc Cameron signs TOM CLANCY CODE OF HONOR
Nov 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Walt Gragg.  The Chosen One (Berkley, $17.00).  A fundamentalist Islamic army is on the march in the Middle East, and the fight to stop the spread of madness will take everything the American military can muster, … Continue reading Walt Gragg signs THE CHOSEN ONE
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Hardboiled Crime Discussion Club Join us as we discuss Helen Nielsen’s  The Woman on the Roof When Wilma looks down from her window and sees her neighbor lying dead in the bathtub, she doesn’t call the police. … Continue reading Hardboiled Discussion Group
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Laurie R. King.  Beginnings: A Kate Martinelli Novella ($13.00).  Inspector Kate Martinelli has worked the SFPD’s Homicide Detail for nearly thirty years. She knows all about how a cop builds a case bit by bit to … Continue reading Laurie R King signs BEGINNINGS: A Kate Martinelli Novella
Nov 22 @ 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
Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Eliza Casey.  Lady Takes the Case (Berkley, $16.00).  When a dinner party turns deadly, the feisty Lady Cecilia Bates and intuitive cat Jack are on the case, in this first entry to an exciting new historical-mystery … Continue reading Eliza Casey signs LADY TAKES THE CASE
Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jenn McKinlay.  The Christmas Keeper (Berkley, $7.99).   True love and holiday cheer combine for an unforgettable romance in this second Happily Ever After novel featuring a North Carolina bookstore from the New York Times bestselling author of The … Continue reading Jenn McKinlay signs THE CHRISTMAS KEEPER
Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jennifer Ashley.   A Mackenzie Clan Christmas (Berkley, $5.99).  Celebrate the holidays with New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Ashley’s Mackenzie clan in two heartwarming novellas. Includes a never before published Mackenzie Christmas novella! When the Mackenzie family gathers … Continue reading Jennifer Ashley signs A MACKENZIE CLAN CHRISTMAS
Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Tori Eldridge.  The Ninja Daughter (Polis, $16.95).  The Ninja Daughter is an action-packed thriller about a Chinese-Norwegian modern-day ninja with Joy Luck Club family issues who fights the Los Angeles Ukrainian mob, sex traffickers, and her … Continue reading Tori Eldridge signs THE NINJA DAUGHTER
Nov 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Ace Atkins.  Robert B Parker’s Angel Eyes (Putnam, $27.00).  In the latest thriller featuring the legendary Boston PI, Spenser heads to the City of Angels to meet old friends and new enemies in a baffling missing … Continue reading Ace Atkins signs ROBERT B PARKER’S ANGEL EYES
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jeff Lindsay signs Just Watch Me ( Dutton, $26.00) A masterful thief plots an impossible crime—stealing the Iranian Crown Jewels. From the author of the wildly successful Dexter series comes a new, mesmerizing bad guy we can … Continue reading Jeff Lindsay signs JUST WATCH ME
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Mark De Castrique.  Murder in Rat Alley (Poisoned Pen Press, 26.99 hc, 15.99pb) In this unusual spin on the classic spy novel, murder strikes from our wartime pasts… Iraq War veteran Sam Blackman with his … Continue reading Mark De Castrique signs MURDER IN RAT ALLEY
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Paige Shelton signs Thin Ice (Minotaur, $26.99). First in a new series set in Alaska from beloved author Paige Shelton, Thin Ice will chill your bones.  Beth Rivers is on the run – she’s doing the only … Continue reading Paige Shelton signs THIN ICE
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Rescheduled from earlier in the year.  Just in time for the holidays! CLICK HERE TO ORDER A SIGNED COPY! The #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Natchez Burning trilogy returns with an electrifying tale of … Continue reading Greg Iles signs CEMETERY ROAD
Dec 7 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Bud Selig. For the Good of the Game: The Inside Story of the Surprising and Dramatic Transformation of Major League Baseball (Harper, $28.99). Foreword by Doris Kearns Goodwin The longtime Commissioner of Major League Baseball … Continue reading Bud Selig signs FOR THE GOOD OF THE GAME
Dec 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen
Jennifer Roberson.  Life and Limb (Daw, $26.00).  A biker and a cowboy must stop the apocalypse in the first book of the Blood and Bone modern western fantasy series. “The greatest trick the devil ever pulled … Continue reading Jennifer Roberson signs LIFE AND LIMB
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Patricia Smith.  Remember (Polis Books, $15.99).  Remember is a riveting story of a young girl’s journey to cope with the death of her mother and sister while struggling with severe social anxiety disorder. While dealing with the aftermath … Continue reading Patricia Smith signs REMEMBER
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Carl Vonderau.  Murderabilia (Midnight Ink, 16.99).  When you’re the son of a serial killer, you can never escape your past. William MacNary was eight years old when his father went to prison. Since then, he’s carefully … Continue reading Carl Vonderau signs MURDERABILIA
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Matt Coyle.  Lost Tomorrows (Oceanview, $26.95 hc, $16.00 pb).  A phone call thrusts Rick Cahill’s past and all its tragic consequences into his present. Krista Landingham, his former partner on the Santa Barbara Police Department, is … Continue reading Matt Coyle signs LOST TOMORROWS
Dec 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Coffee & Crime Book Club    Holiday Party! Share you favorite mystery novel of the year with the group. All of our groups are free and open to the public!   New members always welcome.
Dec 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Hardboiled Crime Discussion Club Join us as we discuss Kent Anderson’s Green Sun (Mulholland, $16.99) Oakland, California, 1983: a city churning with violent crime and racial conflict. Officer Hanson, a Vietnam veteran, has abandoned academia for … Continue reading Hardboiled Discussion Group
Dec 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Sci-Friday Book Club   The group discusses – TBA 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 … Continue reading Sci-Friday Book Club
Dec 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Croak & Dagger Discussion Club   Croak & Dagger book club discusses The Usual Santas: A Collection of Soho Crime Christmas Capers.  Finally: the perfect stocking stuffer for the crime fiction lover in your life! With … Continue reading Croak & Dagger Book Club
Jan 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Tarryn Fisher.  The Wives (Graydon House, $16.99). Imagine that your husband has two other wives. You’ve never met the other wives. None of you know each other, and because of this unconventional arrangement, you can … Continue reading Tarryn Fisher signs THE WIVES
Jan 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Brad Taylor.  Hunter Killer (Dutton, $27.99).  Pike Logan tracks highly-trained Russian assassins to Brazil in this blistering, action-packed thriller from New York Times bestselling author and former Special Forces Officer Brad Taylor. Pike Logan and the Taskforce were … Continue reading Brad Taylor signs HUNTER KILLER
Jan 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Debra H Goldstein. Two Bites Too Many (Kensington, $7.99).   Far from a domestic goddess, Sarah Blair would rather catch bad guys than slave over a hot stove. But when a dangerous murder boils over in … Continue reading Debra Goldstein signs TWO BITES TOO MANY
Jan 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Thomas Perry.  A Small Town (Grove/Atlantic, $26.00).  In A Small Town, twelve conspirators meticulously plan to throw open all the gates to the prison that contains them, so that more than a thousand convicts may escape and … Continue reading Thomas Perry signs A SMALL TOWN
Jan 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Poisoned Pen Bookstore
The Coffee and Crime Book Club Please join us as we discuss M.C. Beaton. Death of a Gossip (Grand Central, $8.00). Travel to the Scotland Highlands with this classic Hamish Macbeth cozy mystery where an unladylike … Continue reading Coffee & Crime Book Club
Jan 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Click to order! It is New Year’s Eve, nearly six weeks into an off-and-on blizzard that has locked Alaska down, effectively cutting it off from the outside world. But now there are reports of a … Continue reading Dana Stabenow signs NO FIXED LINE
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Karen Odden.  A Trace of Deceit (Harper, $16.99).  From the author of A Dangerous Duet comes the next book in her Victorian mystery series, this time following a daring female painter and the Scotland Yard detective who is … Continue reading Karen Odden signs A TRACE OF DECEIT