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Rhys Bowen signs ABOVE THE BAY OF ANGELS 2:00 pm
Rhys Bowen signs ABOVE THE BAY OF ANGELS @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Rhys Bowen signs ABOVE THE BAY OF ANGELS @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
  Rhys Bowen signs Above The Bay of Angels (Lake Union, $24.95 hc, $14.95 pb). A single twist of fate puts a servant girl to work in Queen Victoria’s royal kitchen, setting off a suspenseful, historical … Continue reading Rhys Bowen signs ABOVE THE BAY OF ANGELS
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Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child (via Skype) sign CROOKED RIVER 7:00 pm
Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child (via Skype) sign CROOKED RIVER @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child (via Skype) sign CROOKED RIVER @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Preston & Child.  Crooked River (Grand Central, $28.00).  #1 New York Times bestselling authors Doug Preston and Lincoln Child return with their next blockbuster Pendergast novel as he and Junior Agent Coldmoon race to uncover the mystery of several … Continue reading Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child (via Skype) sign CROOKED RIVER
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Charles Todd signs A DIVIDED LOYALTY 7:00 pm
Charles Todd signs A DIVIDED LOYALTY @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Charles Todd signs A DIVIDED LOYALTY @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore  | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Charles Todd. A Divided Loyalty (William Morrow, $27.99).  Scotland Yard detective Ian Rutledge is assigned one of the most baffling investigations of his career—a cold murder case with an unidentified victim and a cold trail … Continue reading Charles Todd signs A DIVIDED LOYALTY
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Coffee & Crime Book Club 10:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
The Coffee and Crime Book Club Please join us as we discuss James M. Cain’s Double Indemnity ($14.00). James M. Cain, virtuoso of the roman noir, gives us a tautly narrated and excruciatingly suspenseful story in Double Indemnity, an X-ray … Continue reading Coffee & Crime Book Club
Allison Brennan signs THE THIRD TO DIE 2:00 pm
Allison Brennan signs THE THIRD TO DIE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm
Allison Brennan signs THE THIRD TO DIE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Allison Brennan signs The Third To Die (Mira, $26.99). An edgy female police detective…An ambitious FBI special agent. Together they are at the heart of the ticking-clock investigation for a psychopathic serial killer. The bond they forge … Continue reading Allison Brennan signs THE THIRD TO DIE
Christina Dodd signs STRANGERS SHE KNOWS 2:00 pm
Christina Dodd signs STRANGERS SHE KNOWS @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm
Christina Dodd signs STRANGERS SHE KNOWS @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Christina Dodd signs Strangers She Knows (Harlequin, $27.99hc, $16.99 pbk). I have three deadly problems: 1. I’ve seriously offended a maniacal killer. 2. I just had a bullet removed from my brain. 3. My new daughter is … Continue reading Christina Dodd signs STRANGERS SHE KNOWS
Paige Shelton signs THIN ICE 2:00 pm
Paige Shelton signs THIN ICE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm
Paige Shelton signs THIN ICE @ 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
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Kevin Hearne signs A BLIGHT OF BLACKWINGS 3:00 pm
Kevin Hearne signs A BLIGHT OF BLACKWINGS @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 9 @ 3:00 pm
Kevin Hearne signs A BLIGHT OF BLACKWINGS @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Kevin Hearne signs A Blight of Blackwings (Del Rey, $28.99). From the New York Times bestselling creator of the Iron Druid Chronicles comes the story of a world-breaking war—an invasion of giant warriors—that inspires a movement to … Continue reading Kevin Hearne signs A BLIGHT OF BLACKWINGS
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Kate Winkler Dawson signs AMERICAN SHERLOCK: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI 7:00 pm
Kate Winkler Dawson signs AMERICAN SHERLOCK: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Kate Winkler Dawson signs AMERICAN SHERLOCK: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Kate Winkler Dawson.  American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics and the Birth of American CSI ( $27.00). From the acclaimed author of Death in the Air (“Not since Devil in the White City has a book told such a harrowing tale”–Douglas … Continue reading Kate Winkler Dawson signs AMERICAN SHERLOCK: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI
Robert Dugoni signs A COLD TRAIL 7:00 pm
Robert Dugoni signs A COLD TRAIL @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Robert Dugoni signs A COLD TRAIL @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Robert Dugoni signs A Cold Trail (Thomas & Mercer, $15.95). In New York Times bestselling author Robert Dugoni’s riveting series, Seattle homicide detective Tracy Crosswhite returns home to a brutal murder and her haunted past. The last time homicide … Continue reading Robert Dugoni signs A COLD TRAIL
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Jenn McKinlay signs BURIED TO THE BRIM 7:00 pm
Jenn McKinlay signs BURIED TO THE BRIM @ The Poisoned Pen
Feb 13 @ 7:00 pm
Jenn McKinlay signs BURIED TO THE BRIM @ The Poisoned Pen
Jenn McKinlay signs BURIED TO THE BRIM (Berkley, $7.99). New York Times bestselling author Jenn McKinlay’s beloved Hat Shop duo Scarlett Parker and Vivian Tremont return to don their sleuthing caps and solve a murder that’s death … Continue reading Jenn McKinlay signs BURIED TO THE BRIM
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Croak & Dagger Book Club 10:30 am
Croak & Dagger Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 15 @ 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 Arturo Perez-Reverte’s The Flanders Panel ($15.95). A fifteenth-century painting by a Flemish master is about to be auctioned when Julia, a young art restorer, … Continue reading Croak & Dagger Book Club
A Very Special Event with TWO Lee Goldbergs! 2:00 pm
A Very Special Event with TWO Lee Goldbergs! @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 15 @ 2:00 pm
A Very Special Event with TWO Lee Goldbergs! @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore  | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
What do Crime Fiction and Pancake Art have in common?   That’s right – Lee Goldberg… Come meet two Lee Goldbergs, who are unrelated and who have never met…. but who are both successful and acclaimed … Continue reading A Very Special Event with TWO Lee Goldbergs!
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Charles Finch signs THE LAST PASSENGER 2:00 pm
Charles Finch signs THE LAST PASSENGER @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Charles Finch signs THE LAST PASSENGER @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Charles Finch. The Last Passenger (Minotaur, $27.99). From bestselling author Charles Finch comes the third and final in a prequel trilogy to his lauded Charles Lenox series. London, 1855: A young and eager Charles Lenox faces … Continue reading Charles Finch signs THE LAST PASSENGER
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Meg Gardiner signs THE DARK CORNERS OF THE NIGHT 7:00 pm
Meg Gardiner signs THE DARK CORNERS OF THE NIGHT @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meg Gardiner signs THE DARK CORNERS OF THE NIGHT @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Meg Gardiner. The Dark Corners of the Night (Blackstone, $26.99). I am the legion of the night … He appears in the darkness like a ghost, made of shadows and fear—the Midnight Man. He comes … Continue reading Meg Gardiner signs THE DARK CORNERS OF THE NIGHT
Tess Gerritsen signs THE SHAPE OF NIGHT 7:00 pm
Tess Gerritsen signs THE SHAPE OF NIGHT @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tess Gerritsen signs THE SHAPE OF NIGHT @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Tess Gerritsen. The Shape of Night (Ballantine, $28.00). A woman trying to outrun her past is drawn to a coastal village in Maine—and to a string of unsolved murders—in this novel of romance and psychological … Continue reading Tess Gerritsen signs THE SHAPE OF NIGHT
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Scott Carson signs THE CHILL 7:00 pm
Scott Carson signs THE CHILL @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Scott Carson signs THE CHILL @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
  Scott Carson signs The Chill (Atria, $27.00). In this terrifying thriller, a supernatural force—set in motion a century ago—threatens to devastate New York City. Far upstate, in New York’s ancient forests, a drowned village lays … Continue reading Scott Carson signs THE CHILL
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Mark Greaney signs ONE MINUTE OUT, Hosted by Jack Carr! 7:00 pm
Mark Greaney signs ONE MINUTE OUT, Hosted by Jack Carr! @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mark Greaney signs ONE MINUTE OUT, Hosted by Jack Carr! @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Mark Greaney. One Minute Out(Berkley, $28.00). From Mark Greaney, the New York Times bestselling author of Mission Critical and a coauthor of Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan novels, comes another high-stakes thriller featuring the world’s most dangerous assassin: the Gray … Continue reading Mark Greaney signs ONE MINUTE OUT, Hosted by Jack Carr!
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Hardboiled Discussion Group 7:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Hardboiled Crime Discussion Club Join us as we discuss Steph Post’s Lightwood (Polis , $15.99) Judah Cannon is the middle son of the notorious Cannon clan led by Sherwood, its unflinching and uncompromising patriarch. When Judah returns … Continue reading Hardboiled Discussion Group
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Brad Taylor signs HUNTER KILLER 6:00 pm
Brad Taylor signs HUNTER KILLER @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Brad Taylor signs HUNTER KILLER @ 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 … Continue reading Brad Taylor signs HUNTER KILLER
Jamie Bernstein signs FAMOUS FATHER GIRL: A Memoir of Growing Up Bernstein 6:00 pm
Jamie Bernstein signs FAMOUS FATHER GIRL: A Memoir of Growing Up Bernstein @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jamie Bernstein signs FAMOUS FATHER GIRL: A Memoir of Growing Up Bernstein @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jamie Bernstein signs Famous Father Girl: A Memoir of Growing up Bernstein ($17.99). The oldest daughter of revered composer/conductor Leonard Bernstein offers a rare look at her father on the centennial of his birth in a … Continue reading Jamie Bernstein signs FAMOUS FATHER GIRL: A Memoir of Growing Up Bernstein
Sci-Friday Book Club 7:00 pm
Sci-Friday Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 21 @ 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 – Warren Ellis’s  Crooked Little Vein ($14.99). Burned-out private dick Michael McGill needs to jump-start his career. What he gets instead is a cattle prod to the crotch. The president’s heroin-addicted chief … Continue reading Sci-Friday Book Club
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Simone St James signs THE SUN DOWN MOTEL 2:00 pm
Simone St James signs THE SUN DOWN MOTEL @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Simone St James signs THE SUN DOWN MOTEL @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Simone St James. The Sun Down Hotel (Berkley, $26.00). Something hasn’t been right at the roadside Sun Down Motel for a very long time, and Carly Kirk is about to find out why in this chilling … Continue reading Simone St James signs THE SUN DOWN MOTEL
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Joshua Hood signs ROBERT LUDLUM’S THE TREADSTONE RESURRECTION 7:00 pm
Joshua Hood signs ROBERT LUDLUM’S THE TREADSTONE RESURRECTION @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm
Joshua Hood signs ROBERT LUDLUM'S THE TREADSTONE RESURRECTION @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Joshua Hood signs Robert Ludlum’s The Treadstone Resurrection (Putnam, $27.00). The first novel in an explosive new series inspired by Robert Ludlum’s Bourne universe, The Treadstone Resurrection introduces an unforgettable hero and the shadowy world that forged … Continue reading Joshua Hood signs ROBERT LUDLUM’S THE TREADSTONE RESURRECTION
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JoAnne Fluke signs COCONUT LAYER CAKE MURDER 7:00 pm
JoAnne Fluke signs COCONUT LAYER CAKE MURDER @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
JoAnne Fluke signs COCONUT LAYER CAKE MURDER @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
JoAnne Fluke.  Coconut Layer Cake Murder (Kensington, $27.00).  Bakery owner Hannah Swensen is leaving Lake Eden to help a friend in sunny California. But an unexpected phone call swiftly brings her back to a cold Minnesota … Continue reading JoAnne Fluke signs COCONUT LAYER CAKE MURDER
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Steve Berry signs THE WARSAW PROTOCOL 7:00 pm
Steve Berry signs THE WARSAW PROTOCOL @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Steve Berry signs THE WARSAW PROTOCOL @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore  | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
Steve Berry. The Warsaw Protocol (St Martins Press, $28.99). In New York Times bestseller, Steve Berry’s, latest Cotton Malone adventure, one by one the seven precious relics of the Arma Christi, the weapons of Christ, are disappearing from … Continue reading Steve Berry signs THE WARSAW PROTOCOL
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Susan Elia MacNeal signs THE KING’S JUSTICE 7:00 pm
Susan Elia MacNeal signs THE KING’S JUSTICE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Susan Elia MacNeal  signs THE KING'S JUSTICE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore  | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
  Susan Elia MacNeal signs The King’s Justice (Bantam, $27.00). Can a stolen violin lead secret agent and spy Maggie Hope to a new serial killer terrorizing London? Find out as the acclaimed World War II … Continue reading Susan Elia MacNeal signs THE KING’S JUSTICE
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CANCELLED: Three-Legged Dog 7:00 pm
CANCELLED: Three-Legged Dog @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
CANCELLED: Three-Legged Dog @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States
  NOTE: The February 28th performance has been cancelled..   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 … Continue reading CANCELLED: Three-Legged Dog
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Book Discussion Group with Vanessa Lillie, Author of LITTLE VOICES 10:30 am
Book Discussion Group with Vanessa Lillie, Author of LITTLE VOICES @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Book Discussion Group with Vanessa Lillie, Author of LITTLE VOICES @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
A Book Club Signing—Read the Book before you come or risk total spoilers! Vanessa Lillie signs Little Voices (Thomas & Mercer $15.99). The voice in her head says he’s guilty. She knows he’s innocent. Devon Burges is in the … Continue reading Book Discussion Group with Vanessa Lillie, Author of LITTLE VOICES
Graham Moore signs THE HOLDOUT 2:00 pm
Graham Moore signs THE HOLDOUT @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 29 @ 2:00 pm
Graham Moore signs THE HOLDOUT @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Graham Moore signs The Holdout (Random House, $28.00). One juror changed the verdict. What if she was wrong? From the Academy Award–winning screenwriter of The Imitation Game and bestselling author of The Last Days of Night. . . . “Graham … Continue reading Graham Moore signs THE HOLDOUT