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We are HAPPY to welcome Diane Vallere to the shop for Coffee & Crime on Saturday, August 6th at 11:00 AM! Diane will be discussing the third book in her Material Witness Mystery series, SILK STALKINGS. Call us at (412) 828-4877 to reserve a copy! ABOUT THE BOOK: Fabric shop owner Polyester Monroe can get tangled up in textiles, but it’s murder that really throws her for a loop in the latest mystery from the national bestselling author of Crushed…Find out more »
JOIN US for Coffee and Crime with David Wagner on Sunday, August 28th at 11:00 AM. David is the author of the Rick Montoya Italian Mystery series (from Poisoned Pen Press) including COLD TUSCAN STONE, DEATH IN THE DOLOMITES, AND MURDER MOST UNFORTUNATE. He will be discussing the fourth book in the series, RETURN TO UMBRIA. ABOUT THE BOOK: Rick Montoya is an amateur sleuth and professional translator living in Italy. In the fourth book of the series, Rick finishes his translation…Find out more »
We're happy to welcome Steve Hallock back to the bookshop on Saturday, September 17th for Coffee & Crime! Steve visited last year to discuss his true crime novel JUSTICE DELAYED: The Catherine Janet Walsh Story. This year, we'll be celebrating the release of THE SILENT TREATMENT, an "existential mystery." ABOUT THE BOOK: When Grant Baker, an accomplished and respected newspaper photographer, suddenly stops talking one day, his wife embarks upon a journey to find out why. Pauline's quest prompts theories…Find out more »
We're HAPPY to welcome R.G. Belsky back to the bookshop for Coffee & Crime on Sunday, Oct. 23rd at 11:00AM. R.G. will be here to discuss his new book in the Gil Malloy series, BLONDE ICE. ABOUT THE BOOK: Son of Sam. Ted Bundy. The Boston Strangler. All of these infamous serial killers who made front page news shared a common trait—they were men who killed women for a sexual thrill. But now Gil Malloy—ace reporter for the New York…Find out more »
We're excited to welcome Kristen Lepionka to the shop for Coffee & Crime on Saturday, June 17th at 10:30AM! Kristen will be discussing her debut novel, and the first book in the Roxane Weary series, THE LAST PLACE YOU LOOK (out June 13th from Minotaur Books). Kristen's book is perfect for fans of classic detective fiction, and we think you'll enjoy it as much as we did. 🙂 ABOUT THE BOOK: Nobody knows what happened to Sarah Cook. The beautiful…Find out more »
JOIN US as we host native Pittsburgher and author, Jessica Strawser for Coffee & Crime on Saturday, July 1st at 10:30AM. Jessica will be here to discuss her debut novel ALMOST MISSED YOU. "An emotional powerhouse of a novel. Strawser’s tale of guilt, blame, redemption, and forgiveness is a must-read.” - Garth Stein, New York Times bestselling author of A Sudden Light and The Art of Racing in the Rain “Jessica Strawser writes from the heart.” - Lisa Scottoline, New York Times bestselling author of Most Wanted ABOUT THE…Find out more »
We're so excited to welcome Jenny Milchman back to the shop for Coffee & Crime on Saturday, May 5th at 10:30AM. Jenny will be here to discuss her new book (a May IndieNext Pick!), WICKED RIVER! ABOUT THE BOOK: Six million acres of Adirondack forest separate Natalie and Doug Larson from civilization. For the newlyweds, an isolated backcountry honeymoon seems ideal-a chance to start their lives together with an adventure. But just as Natalie and Doug begin to explore the…Find out more »
“Pattison has few peers when it comes to integrating historical events into a complex but plausible whodunit plot." —Publishers Weekly, Starred and Boxed Review "This fifth entry in Pattison’s Bone Rattler series advances McCallum’s personal life as it exhibits the seamless blend of fiction and history that distinguishes this fine series. A timely reminder, as well, of what liberty meant to our forebears." —Booklist When a ship arriving from London explodes in Boston Harbor, both the peace of the colonial…Find out more »
Join us as we welcome MARY KAY ANDREWS back to the bookshop for Coffee & Crime on Sunday, May 20th at 11:00AM. Mary Kay will be here to discuss her new book HIGH TIDE CLUB. *This event is FREE, and we'll be serving coffee and cookies. About THE HIGH TIDE CLUB When ninety-nine-year-old heiress Josephine Bettendorf Warrick summons Brooke Trappnell to Talisa Island, her 20,000 acre remote barrier island home, Brooke is puzzled. Everybody in the South has heard about the eccentric millionaire…Find out more »