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Apr 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
VIRTUAL EVENT: Don Winslow discusses BROKEN: SIX SHORT NOVELS @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
The previously planned public event has been re-imagined, and we are pleased to announce a “virtual” event on Monday, April 6th at 5pm. Don Winslow will discussing his work with Patrick Millikin and Barbara Peters via Facebook Live. Tune in to watch it … Continue reading VIRTUAL EVENT: Don Winslow discusses BROKEN: SIX SHORT NOVELS
Apr 7 @ 5:00 pm
VIRTUAL EVENT:  Julia Spencer-Fleming discusses HID FROM OUR EYES @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
This event has been re-imagined.  Barbara will be interviewing Julia Spencer-Fleming via Skype for live broadcast on our Facebook Live channel!   Tune in and watch it in real time or check it out anytime afterwards … Continue reading VIRTUAL EVENT: Julia Spencer-Fleming discusses HID FROM OUR EYES
Apr 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Virtual Book Launch! Paige Shelton discusses THE STOLEN LETTER @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Virtual Book Launch: Paige Shelton discusses her new book, THE STOLEN LETTER with Barbara Peters and Jenn McKinlay! Watch the program in real time on Facebook Live and participate in the discussion, or check it … Continue reading Virtual Book Launch! Paige Shelton discusses THE STOLEN LETTER
Apr 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
VIRTUAL EVENT: Dean Koontz in Conversation with Barbara Peters @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Virtual Event: Dean Koontz discusses DEVOTED with Barbara Peters! We are very pleased to announce a “virtual” event on Wednesday, April 8th at 3pm. Dean Koontz will be discussing his work with Barbara Peters via Facebook Live. … Continue reading VIRTUAL EVENT: Dean Koontz in Conversation with Barbara Peters
Apr 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
VIRTUAL EVENT:  C.S. Harris discusses WHO SPEAKS FOR THE DAMNED @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
This event has been re-imagined. C.S. Harris will be discussing her work via Skype with Barbara Peters for live broadcast on our Facebook Channel.  Check it out in real time or watch it later via … Continue reading VIRTUAL EVENT: C.S. Harris discusses WHO SPEAKS FOR THE DAMNED
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
POSTPONED: Gini Koch's 10th Anniversary Party for TOUCHED BY AN ALIEN @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Gini Koch returns to the valley for a special appearance celebrating the 10th anniversary of the publication of her first novel in the popular Alien series featuring Katherine “Kitty” Katt!  Touched by an Alien (Daw, … Continue reading POSTPONED: Gini Koch’s 10th Anniversary Party for TOUCHED BY AN ALIEN
Coffee & Crime Book Club @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Apr 11 @ 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 Ken Follett’s Eye of the Needle ($16.00). His code name was “The Needle.” He was a German aristocrat of extraordinary intelligence—a master spy with a … Continue reading Coffee & Crime Book Club
Apr 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
VIRTUAL EVENT: Darynda Jones discusses A BAD DAY FOR SUNSHINE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Virtual Event: Darynda Jones discusses her new  novel, A BAD DAY FOR SUNSHINE with Patrick King! Watch the program in real time on Facebook Live and participate in the discussion, or check it out later on FB and Youtube!   Click … Continue reading VIRTUAL EVENT: Darynda Jones discusses A BAD DAY FOR SUNSHINE
VIRTUAL EVENT: Jack Carr signs SAVAGE SON @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Apr 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
VIRTUAL EVENT: Jack Carr signs SAVAGE SON @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
The previously announced public event has been re-imagined, and we are pleased to announce a “virtual” event on Monday, April 13th at 6pm.  Jack Carr will be discussing his SAVAGE SON with Barbara Peters via Facebook Live. Tune in to … Continue reading VIRTUAL EVENT: Jack Carr signs SAVAGE SON
Apr 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
VIRTUAL EVENT: Cara Black signs THREE HOURS IN PARIS @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Re-imagined event. Cara Black discusses Three Hours in Paris with Barbara via Skype, for live broadcast on our Facebook Channel. Watch it in real time or check it out later on FB or Youtube! We … Continue reading VIRTUAL EVENT: Cara Black signs THREE HOURS IN PARIS
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
VIRTUAL EVENT: John Sandford discusses MASKED PREY! @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Virtual Book Launch: John Sandford discusses his 30th Lucas Davenport novel, MASKED PREY with Barbara Peters! Watch the program in real time on Facebook Live and participate in the discussion, or check it out later on FB and Youtube! Click here … Continue reading VIRTUAL EVENT: John Sandford discusses MASKED PREY!
Apr 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
VIRTUAL EVENT: Eliot Pattison discusses THE KING'S BEAST @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Virtual Book Launch: Eliot Pattison discusses his new  novel, THE KING’S BEAST with Barbara Peters! Watch the program in real time on Facebook Live and participate in the discussion, or check it out later on FB and Youtube!   Click … Continue reading VIRTUAL EVENT: Eliot Pattison discusses THE KING’S BEAST
POSTPONED: M.L. Lincoln signs WRENCHED FROM THE LAND: ACTIVISTS INSPIRED BY EDWARD ABBEY @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Postponed – check back for an update soon.   Click here to order! M.L. Lincoln, editor.   Wrenched from the Land  (University of New Mexico Press, $24.95) features sixteen interviews with some of the most iconic … Continue reading POSTPONED: M.L. Lincoln signs WRENCHED FROM THE LAND: ACTIVISTS INSPIRED BY EDWARD ABBEY
Sci-Friday Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Apr 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 – Matt Ruff’s Lovecraft Country ($16.99). Soon to be a New HBO® Series from J.J. Abrams (Executive Producer of Westworld), Misha Green (Creator of Underground) and Jordan Peele (Director of Get Out) The critically … Continue reading Sci-Friday Book Club
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm
CANCELED: Mindy Mejia signs STRIKE ME DOWN @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
This event has been canceled. Mindy Mejia signs Strike Me Down (Atria, $27.00) From the critically acclaimed author of Leave No Trace, the “nail-biting page-turner that grabs you early and never lets go” (The Real Book … Continue reading CANCELED: Mindy Mejia signs STRIKE ME DOWN
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
VIRTUAL EVENT: DJ Palmer discusses THE NEW HUSBAND @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Virtual Book Launch: D.J. Palmer discusses his new  novel, THE NEW HUSBAND with Barbara Peters! Watch the program in real time on Facebook Live and participate in the discussion, or check it out later on FB and Youtube!   Click … Continue reading VIRTUAL EVENT: DJ Palmer discusses THE NEW HUSBAND
Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Virtual Event: Marcia Clark discusses FINAL JUDGMENT @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Virtual Event: Marcia Clark joins us via Skype to discuss her new book, FINAL JUDGMENT. Watch the event live on Facebook or catch it later on Youtube! Click here to order a signed copy! Marcia … Continue reading Virtual Event: Marcia Clark discusses FINAL JUDGMENT
Kate White signs HAVE YOU SEEN ME? @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm
Kate White signs HAVE YOU SEEN ME? @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Kate White signs Have You Seen Me? (Harper, $26.99). From New York Times bestselling author Kate White comes a gripping novel about one woman’s dangerous quest to recover lost memories someone would rather she never find. The key to her … Continue reading Kate White signs HAVE YOU SEEN ME?
Samantha Downing signs HE STARTED IT @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm
Samantha Downing signs HE STARTED IT @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Samantha Downing signs He Started It (Berkley, $26.00). From the twisted mind behind mega hit My Lovely Wife comes the story of a family—not unlike your own—just with a few more violent tendencies thrown in…. Beth, Portia, … Continue reading Samantha Downing signs HE STARTED IT
Hardboiled Discussion Group @ Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Apr 30 @ 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 Richard Stark’s The Outfit ( $14.00) You probably haven’t ever noticed them. But they’ve noticed you. They notice everything. That’s their job. Sitting quietly in a nondescript car outside … Continue reading Hardboiled Discussion Group
Jordan Farmer signs THE POISON FLOOD @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jordan Farmer signs THE POISON FLOOD @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jordan Farmer. The Poison Flood (Putnam, $26.00). A captivating, gritty, and tender story of a reclusive musician and the environmental disaster that threatens his small town and changes his life forever. Hollis Bragg lives on … Continue reading Jordan Farmer signs THE POISON FLOOD
May 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Francine Mathews signs DEATH ON TUCKERNUCK @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Francine Mathews. Death On Tuckernuck (Soho Press, $27.95). In the Category 3 winds of a late-season hurricane, Nantucket police detective Merry Folger and her team attempt a rescue off the secluded island of Tuckernuck—only to discover … Continue reading Francine Mathews signs DEATH ON TUCKERNUCK
May 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Amanda Quick (Jayne Ann Krentz) signs CLOSE UP @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
  Amanda Quick (Jayne Ann Krentz) signs Close Up (Berkley, $27.00). Welcome to Burning Cove, California where 1930s Hollywood glamour conceals a ruthless killer… Vivian Brazier never thought life as an art photographer would include nightly … Continue reading Amanda Quick (Jayne Ann Krentz) signs CLOSE UP
Minerva Spencer signs SCANDALOUS @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Minerva Spencer signs SCANDALOUS @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Minerva Spencer signs  Scandalous (Kensington, $7.99). “Have you no decency?”  Straight-laced missionary Sarah Fisher has never met a man like Captain Martin Bouchard. He is the most beautiful person—male or female—she’s ever seen. Overwhelmingly masculine, elegantly attired despite … Continue reading Minerva Spencer signs SCANDALOUS
May 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Victoria Thompson signs MURDER ON PLEASANT AVENUE @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Victoria Thompson signs Murder on Pleasant Avenue (Berkley, $26.00). When Gino Donatelli is accused of a brutal murder, beloved sleuths Sarah and Frank Malloy have to catch a killer who is out to destroy their innocent … Continue reading Victoria Thompson signs MURDER ON PLEASANT AVENUE
Jeffery Deaver signs THE GOODBYE MAN @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jeffery Deaver signs THE GOODBYE MAN @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
Jeffery Deaver signs The Goodbye Man (Putnam, $28.00). In this twisty thriller from the New York Times bestselling master of suspense, reward-seeker Colter Shaw infiltrates a sinister cult after learning that the only way to get somebody out … Continue reading Jeffery Deaver signs THE GOODBYE MAN
May 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Christopher Moore signs SHAKESPEARE FOR SQUIRRELS @ Ina Levine Community Center
Christopher Moore discusses and signs copies of his new book, Shakespeare for Squirrels! Friday, May 15, 7pm Doors open at 6pm $32.00 ticket admits one person and includes first edition copy of the book. $36.00 … Continue reading Christopher Moore signs SHAKESPEARE FOR SQUIRRELS
Sci-Friday Book Club @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
May 15 @ 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 – Scott Hawkins’s Library of Mount Char ($17.00). Carloyn knows she’s a little bit…odd. But she figures that’s only natural when she’s spent her life locked away in an infinite Library, … Continue reading Sci-Friday Book Club
May 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cozycon 2020: Paige Shelton, Jenn McKinlay, Renee Patrick, Ellie Alexander @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
CozyCon 2020 Participating authors so far include:  Paige Shelton, Jenn McKinlay, Renee Patrick and Ellie Alexander Format details to be announced!   Paige Shelton.  The Stolen Letter (St Martins Press, $26.99).  New York Times bestselling author Paige Shelton returns … Continue reading Cozycon 2020: Paige Shelton, Jenn McKinlay, Renee Patrick, Ellie Alexander
May 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Maria DiRico (aka Ellen Byron) signs HERE COMES THE BODY @ The Poisoned Pen Bookstore
  Click to Order! Maria DiRico signs Here Comes the Body (Kensington, $7.99).  After her philandering husband’s boat went down, newly single Mia Carina went back to Astoria, the bustling Queens neighborhood of her youth. … Continue reading Maria DiRico (aka Ellen Byron) signs HERE COMES THE BODY