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Chad Dundas signs THE BLAZE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chad Dundas signs THE BLAZE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Chad Dundas. The Blaze (Putnam, $26.00). One man knows the connection between two extraordinary acts of arson, fifteen years apart, in his Montana hometown–if only he could remember it. Having lost much of his memory from … Continue reading Chad Dundas signs THE BLAZE
Joseph Finder signs HOUSE ON FIRE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Joseph Finder signs HOUSE ON FIRE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Joseph Finder.  House on Fire (Dutton, $28.00) In New York Times bestselling author Joseph Finder’s electrifying new thriller, private investigator Nick Heller infiltrates a powerful wealthy family hiding something sinister. Nick Heller is at the top of his game … Continue reading Joseph Finder signs HOUSE ON FIRE
Writer's Workshop:  "Putting The Thrill in Your Thriller" with NYT Bestselling Author Joseph Finder @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Joseph Finder – Writer’s Workshop Putting the Thrill in Your Thriller: techniques for turning up the tension $35.00 Registration includes copy of Finder’s latest book, House On Fire.   We encourage all who register for the … Continue reading Writer’s Workshop: “Putting The Thrill in Your Thriller” with NYT Bestselling Author Joseph Finder
Ann Parker signs MORTAL MUSIC @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Ann Parker signs MORTAL MUSIC @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Ann Parker signs  Mortal Music (Poisoned Pen Press, $26.99) In this new adventure in the award-winning Silver Rush mystery series, pianist Inez Stannert must track down a murderer before he silences a famous vocalist—forever… All Inez Stannert wants … Continue reading Ann Parker signs MORTAL MUSIC
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dianne Freeman signs A LADY'S GUIDE TO GOSSIP AND MURDER @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
  Dianne Freeman.  A Lady’s Guide to Gossip and Murder (Kensington, $26.00).  How far will some go to safeguard a secret? In the latest novel in Dianne Freeman’s witty and delightful historical mystery series, the adventurous … Continue reading Dianne Freeman signs A LADY’S GUIDE TO GOSSIP AND MURDER
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Rosemary Simpson signs DEATH BRINGS A SHADOW @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Rosemary Simpson signs Death Brings a Shadows (Kensington, $26.00) Investigators Prudence MacKenzie and ex-Pinkerton Geoffrey Hunter discover all that glitters is not gold in the Gilded Age, whether on the island of Manhattan or an island … Continue reading Rosemary Simpson signs DEATH BRINGS A SHADOW
Gregg Hurwitz signs INTO THE FIRE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Gregg Hurwitz signs INTO THE FIRE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Gregg Hurwitz. Into The Fire (St Martins, $27.99). The New York Times bestselling Orphan X returns – just when Evan Smoak thinks he’s done, his deadliest job yet pulls him back Into The Fire… Evan Smoak lives by … Continue reading Gregg Hurwitz signs INTO THE FIRE
Lisa Gardner signs WHEN YOU SEE ME @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lisa Gardner signs WHEN YOU SEE ME @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Lisa Gardner. When You See Me (Dutton, $27.00). #1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa Gardner unites three of her most beloved characters–Detective D. D. Warren, Flora Dane, and Kimberly Quincy–in a twisty new thriller, as they investigate … Continue reading Lisa Gardner signs WHEN YOU SEE ME
Jan 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Book Discussion:  The Phantom of The Opera by Gaston Leroux @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
A Special Book Discussion:  The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux! The first in the Haunted Library Horror Classics series presented by the Horror Writers Association. An unabridged edition of the novel that inspired … Continue reading Book Discussion: The Phantom of The Opera by Gaston Leroux
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 29 @ 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 Leigh Brackett’s Stranger At Home (Stark House, $9.99) The beach house party is in full swing, and the alcohol is flowing freely. Suddenly, a dead man appears. Michael … Continue reading Hardboiled Discussion Group
Joe Ide signs HI FIVE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Joe Ide signs HI FIVE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Joe Ide. Hi Five (Mulholland, $27.00). IQ is back- and working a case that involves juggling many more personalities than he expected. Cristiana is the daughter of the biggest arms dealers on the West Coast, Angus … Continue reading Joe Ide signs HI FIVE
Live Music: Three-Legged Dog @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jan 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
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
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
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
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 @ 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 @ 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 @ 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
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
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 @ 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
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
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
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!
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
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 @ 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
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 beneath … Continue reading Scott Carson signs THE CHILL
Mark Greaney signs ONE MINUTE OUT @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Feb 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mark Greaney signs ONE MINUTE OUT @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Mark Greaney. One Minute Out(Putnam, $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