Fri, December 9
VIRTUAL EVENT: Marc Cameron and Peter Kirsanow
Thu Dec 8 @ 5:00pm
Dec
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Marc Cameron discusses Tom Clancy: Red Winter Click here to order! Peter Kirsanow discusses W.E.B. Griffin's The Devil's Weapons Click here to order! Marc Cameron. Tom Clancy: Red Winter (Putnam…
Croak and Dagger Book Discussion Group
Sat Feb 18 @ 10:30am
Feb
18
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Book Discussion Group
The Croak and Dagger Book Discussion Group Please join us live or virtually via Zoom (email Patrick King at pat@poisonedpen.com for a zoom invite). SJ Bennett. The Windsor Knot “Sheer entertainment……
Croak and Dagger Book Discussion Group
Sat Dec 10 @ 5:00pm
Dec
10
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The Croak and Dagger Book Discussion Group Special Holiday Party! Please join us live or virtually via Zoom (email Patrick King at pat@poisonedpen.com for a zoom invite). Alexandra Benedict. The…
LIVE: Eileen Brady and Rosemary Simpson
Sat Dec 10 @ 2:00pm
Dec
10
Sat
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A Special Holiday Tea Party! Eileen Brady discusses Last But Not Leashed click here to order a signed copy! Rosemary Simpson discusses Death at the Falls click here to order a signed copy! Eilee…
VIRTUAL EVENT: Stephen Spotswood
Sun Dec 11 @ 5:30pm
Dec
11
Sun
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Stephen Spotswood discusses Secrets Typed in Blood click here to order! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube CLICK HERE to view on Facebook Stephen Spotswood. Secrets Typed in Blood (Knopf, $27.00 Signe…
VIRTUAL EVENT: Sam Sykes
Sun Dec 11 @ 4:00pm
Dec
11
Sun
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Sam Sykes discusses Three Axes to Fall Click here to order a signed copy! Sam Sykes. Three Axes to Fall (Orbit, $19.99 Signed). A deal struck in a dark place set an outlaw mage on the path to rev…
Hank Schwaeble, Weston Ochse and Yvonne Navarro
Thu Dec 15 @ 6:00pm
Dec
15
Thu
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Hank Schwaeble discusses Moonless Nocturne: Tales of Dark Fantasy & Horror Noir Click here to order a signed copy! Weston Ochse and Yvonne Navarro discuss Aliens Vs. Predators: Rift War Click here to…
Hardboiled Discussion Group
Thu Dec 15 @ 7:00pm
Dec
15
Thu
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The Hardboiled Discussion Group The Chill by Ross MacDonald Click here to order! A special edition of The Chill by Ross Macdonald. Featuring an introduction by James Ellroy. In The Chill a distra…
Sci-Friday Book Discussion Group
Fri Dec 16 @ 7:00pm
Dec
16
Fri
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Sci-Friday Book Discussion Group This group meets in-person and virtually on Zoom. Please email pat@poisonedpen.com for an invitation. We welcome new members. Kazuo Ishiguro. Klara and the Sun (Kn…
LIVE EVENT: Scarlett St. Clair
Thu Dec 22 @ 6:00pm
Dec
22
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Scarlett St Clair discusses Queen of Myth and Monsters Click here to order a signed copy! Scarlett St Clair. Queen of Myth of Monsters (Sourcebooks, $25.99 hc, $17.99 trade pbk) The next book in t…
VIRTUAL EVENT: Carole Johnstone
Tue Jan 3 @ 1:00pm
Jan
3
Tue
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Carole Johnston discusses The Blackhouse click here to order! The virtual program can be viewed online here: Facebook Youtube Carol Johnstone. The Blackhouse (Scribner, $28.00 unsigned). From the…
VIRTUAL EVENT: Jayne Ann Krentz
Thu Jan 5 @ 6:00pm
Jan
5
Thu
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Jayne Ann Krentz discusses Sleep No More click here to order a signed copy! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube CLICK HERE to view on Facebook Jayne Ann Krentz. Sleep No More (Berkley, $28.00 signed). N…
LIVE EVENT: Jenn McKinlay
Sat Jan 7 @ 2:00pm
Jan
7
Sat
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Jenn McKinlay discusses Fatal Fascinator click here to order! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube Click HERE to view on Facebook Jenn McKinlay. Fatal Fascinator (Berkley, $8.99). Hip hip beret! Hatmake…
VIRTUAL EVENT: Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch
Sun Jan 8 @ 4:00pm
Jan
8
Sun
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Brad Meltzer discusses The Nazi Conspiracy click here to order signed copy! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube CLICK HERE to view on Facebook Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch. The Nazi Conspiracy: The Sec…
VIRTUAL EVENT: Michael Bennett
Mon Jan 9 @ 2:00pm
Jan
9
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Michael Bennett discusses Better the Blood click here to order! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube CLICK HERE to view on Facebook Michael Bennett. Better the Blood (Grove Atlantic, $27.00 unsigned). n…
LIVE EVENT: Peter Blauner
Mon Jan 9 @ 7:00pm
Jan
9
Mon
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Peter Blauner discusses Picture in the Sand click here to order a signed copy! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube Click HERE to view on Facebook Peter Blauner. Picture in the Sand (St Martins Press, $…
LIVE EVENT: Mary Kubica and Jennifer Herrera
Tue Jan 10 @ 7:00pm
Jan
10
Tue
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Mary Kubica discusses Just the Nicest Couple click here to order a signed copy! Jennifer Herrera discusses The Hunter click here to order a signed copy CLICK HERE to view on Youtube Click HERE to vi…
VIRTUAL EVENT: Iris Yamashita
Wed Jan 11 @ 5:00pm
Jan
11
Wed
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Iris Yamashita discusses City Under One Roof click here to order! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube CLICK HERE to view on Facebook Iris Yamashita. City Under One Roof (FSG, $27.00). A stranded detec…
LIVE EVENT: Stacy Willingham
Thu Jan 12 @ 7:00pm
Jan
12
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Stacy Willingham discusses All the Dangerous Things click here to order! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube Click HERE to view on Facebook Stacy Willingham. All the Dangerous Things (St Martins, $27.9…
LIVE EVENT: Preston & Child
Tue Jan 17 @ 7:00pm
Jan
17
Tue
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Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child discuss The Cabinet of Dr Leng Click here to order a signed copy! Doug Preston will be here live and Linc will be joining us virtually. Douglas Preston and Linco…
VIRTUAL EVENT: P.J. Tracy
Wed Jan 18 @ 5:00pm
Jan
18
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P.J. Tracy discusses The Devil You Know click here to order! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube CLICK HERE to view on Facebook P.J. Tracy. The Devil You Know (St Martins Press, $27.99 signed). Darknes…
LIVE EVENT: Thomas Perry
Wed Jan 18 @ 7:00pm
Jan
18
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Thomas Perry discusses Murder Book click here to order! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube Click HERE to view on Facebook Thomas Perry. Murder Book (Norton/Mysterious Press, $26.95 signed). An ex-cop t…
LIVE EVENT: Kate Alice Marshall
Thu Jan 19 @ 7:00pm
Jan
19
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Kate Alice Marshall discusses What Lies In The Woods click here to order! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube Click HERE to view on Facebook Kate Alice Marshall. What Lies In The Woods (Flatiron Books, …
Croak and Dagger Book Discussion Group
Sat Jan 21 @ 10:30am
Jan
21
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The Croak and Dagger Book Discussion Group Please join us live or virtually via Zoom (email Patrick King at pat@poisonedpen.com for a zoom invite). Jean Hanff Korelitz. The Plot ** NEW YORK TIMES BE…
LIVE EVENT: Stephen Hunter and Brad Taylor
Mon Jan 23 @ 7:00pm
Jan
23
Mon
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Stephen Hunter discusses The Bullet Garden click here to order! Brad Taylor discusses The Devil's Ransom click here to order! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube Click HERE to view on Facebook Stephen…
VIRTUAL EVENT: Matt Witten
Tue Jan 24 @ 5:00pm
Jan
24
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Matt Witten discusses Killer Story click here to order! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube CLICK HERE to view on Facebook Matt Witten. Killer Story (Oceanview, $27.95 signed) How far will she go to c…
LIVE EVENT: Kathryn Lasky and Ana Reyes
Wed Jan 25 @ 7:00pm
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25
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Kathryn Lasky discusses Light on Bone click here to order! Ana Reyes discusses The House in the Pines click here to order! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube Click HERE to view on Facebook Kathryn L…
Hardboiled Discussion Group
Thu Jan 26 @ 7:00pm
Jan
26
Thu
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The Hardboiled Discussion Group Room to Swing by Ed Lacy Click here to order! "This 1958 Edgar Award winner for best novel from Lacy (1911–1968) masterfully combines a classic genre trope with a powe…
LIVE EVENT: Jordan Harper
Mon Jan 30 @ 7:00pm
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30
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Jordan Harper discusses Everybody Knows click here to order! CLICK HERE to view on Youtube Click HERE to view on Facebook Jordan Harper. Everybody Knows (Mulholland, $28.00 Signed). A fearless bla…
LIVE: Steven Hartov
Thu Dec 8 @ 7:00pm
Dec
8
Thu
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Steven Hartov discusses The Last of the Seven Click here to order a signed copy! Steven Hartov. The Last of the Seven (Hanover, $26.99 Signed) A spellbinding novel of World War II based on the li…
Nov
29
Ticketed Event: Patricia Cornwell in conversation with James Patterson

Patricia Cornwell discusses her new Kay Scarpetta novel, AUTOPSY

Special guest host, James Patterson 

 

Monday, November 29th

6pm MST (8pm EST)

 

Click here to order a signed copy.

 

Purchase of Autopsy required to attend this exclusive virtual event. 

The event will not appear on Facebook Live. Everyone who purchases a signed copy of Autopsy from The Poisoned Pen will receive a crowdcast link.

Patricia Cornwell. Autopsy (William Morrow, $28.99 Signed).

In this relaunch of the electrifying, landmark #1 bestselling thriller series, chief medical examiner Dr. Kay Scarpetta hunts those responsible for two wildly divergent and chilling murders. 

Forensic pathologist Kay Scarpetta has come almost full circle, returning to Virginia as the chief medical examiner, the state where she launched her storied career. Finding herself the new girl in town once again after being away for many years, she’s inherited not only an overbearing secretary, but also a legacy of neglect and potential corruption.

She and her husband Benton Wesley, now a forensic psychologist with the U.S. Secret Service, have relocated to Old Town Alexandria where she’s headquartered five miles from the Pentagon in a post-pandemic world that’s been torn by civil and political unrest. Just weeks on the job, she’s called to a scene by railroad tracks where a woman’s body has been shockingly displayed, her throat cut down to the spine, and as Scarpetta begins to follow the trail, it leads unnervingly close to her own historic neighborhood.

At the same time, a catastrophe occurs in a top-secret laboratory in outer space, endangering at least two scientists aboard. Appointed to the highly classified Doomsday Commission that specializes in sensitive national security cases, Scarpetta is summoned to the White House and tasked with finding out exactly what happened. But even as she works the first potential crime scene in space remotely, an apparent serial killer strikes again very close to home. 

 

Patricia Cornwell is recognized as one of the world’s top bestselling crime authors with novels translated into thirty-six languages in more than 120 countries. Her novels have won numerous prestigious awards including the Edgar, Creasey, Anthony, Macavity, and the French Prix du Roman d’Aventure prize. Beyond the Scarpetta series, Patricia has written a definitive book about Jack the Ripper and a biography and has created two more fiction series among others. Cornwell, a licensed helicopter pilot and scuba diver, actively researches the cutting-edge forensic technologies that inform her work. She was born in Miami, grew up in Montreat, NC, and now lives and works in Boston.

 

 

James Patterson is the world’s bestselling author. His enduring fictional characters and series include Alex Cross, the Women’s Murder Club, Michael Bennett, Maximum Ride, Middle School, and Ali Cross, along with such acclaimed works of narrative nonfiction as Walk in My Combat Boots, E.R. Nurses, and his autobiography, James Patterson by James Patterson. Bill Clinton (The President Is Missing) and Dolly Parton (Run, Rose, Run) are among his notable literary collaborators. For his prodigious imagination and championship of literacy in America, Patterson was awarded the 2019 National Humanities Medal. The National Book Foundation presented him with the Literarian Award for Outstanding Service to the American Literary Community, and he is also the recipient of an Edgar Award and nine Emmy Awards. He lives in Florida with his family.

 

Date
November 29
Time
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Tickets