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Tuesday Book Club: Disappearance of the Universe
The Disappearance of the Universe: Straight Talk about Illusions, Past Lives, Religion, Sex, Politics, and the Miracles of Forgiveness What would you do if you were sitting quietly in your living room when a mysterious couple appeared from out of nowhe...
Private Location
Sun City, AZ

Fri 4/16/21 - Fri 4/30/21 at 10am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Anne Perry discusses Death with a Double Edge (Virtual Event)
Anne Perry discusses Death with a Double Edge. Signed letter comes with copies purchased.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Fri 4/16/21 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Will Thomas discusses Dance with Death (Virtual Event)
Will Thomas discusses Dance with Death. Signed books available.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Fri 4/16/21 at 1:30pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Carole Johnstone in conversation with Jayne Anne Krentz/Amanda Quick (Virtual Event)
Debut author Carole Johnstone in conversation with Jayne Anne Krentz/Amanda Quick. Johnstone, from Scotland, discusses her debut, Mirrorland.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 4/19/21 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Willy Vlautin discusses Night Always Comes. (Virtual Event)
Willy Vlautin discusses Night Always Comes. Signed books available.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 4/19/21 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Indonesian author Jesse Q Sutanto discusses Dial A for Aunties (Virtual Event)
Indonesian author Jesse Q Sutanto discusses Dial A for Aunties. (Murder, matrimony, and a possible curse on 3 generations of an immigrant Chinese-Indonesian family)
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Tue 4/20/21 at 7:15pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
National Book Launch - Robert Dugoni discusses In Her Tracks (Virtual Event)
National Book Launch - Robert Dugoni in conversation with Luanne Rice. Dugoni discusses In Her Tracks. Signed books available.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Tue 4/20/21 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Earth Day Story Slam (Virtual event)
Peace Corps recruiter Anastasia Bannikova will host a special online story slam to celebrate Earth Day in collaboration with Arizona State University. Two panelists will share their experiences working on environmental projects as Peace Corps volunteers in...
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ

Wed 4/21/21 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Understanding Grief and Mourning
Losing a loved one can be a devastating and overwhelming experience, but there is plenty of help available when you are ready. The more you know about what to expect when someone passes on, the less frightening it is. It’s a long way from denial to accepta...
The Holland Center
Scottsdale, AZ

Wed 4/21/21 at 11am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
DJ Palmer discusses The Perfect Daughter (Virtual Event)
DJ Palmer in conversation with Lee Child. Palmer discusses The Perfect Daughter.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Thu 4/22/21 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Masculinity, Rape Culture & Prevention
“Masculinity, Rape Culture & Prevention,” presented by TBTN Tucson in partnership with Boys To Men, Tucson Youth and Peace/Annual Youth & Peace Conference, and Goodwill Metro.
Virtual Event
Tucson, AZ

Thu 4/22/21 at 5pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Thomas Kies discusses Random Road. (Virtual Event)
Thomas Kies discusses the new edition of his first novel Random Road.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Thu 4/22/21 at 5pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
International Crime with Jeff Siger & David Wagner in conversation (Virtual Event)
Jeff Siger and David Wagner in conversation. Siger discusses A Deadly Twist (signed hardcover edition available). Wagner discusses To Die in Tuscany.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Fri 4/23/21 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Virtual Local Authors Book Talk Series - episode four
Ever wonder what inspired authors to write their books. Tune in to the Scottsdale Public Library’s YouTube channel for a refreshing book talk event. Our local talented authors are eager to share their books and “behind-the-scene stories” with you. Jody S...
Scottsdale Public Library – Civic Center Library
Scottsdale, AZ

Fri 4/23/21 at 6:30pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Panel Presentation: “The Role of Our Schools in Educating About Gender-Based Violence”
Panel Presentation: “The Role of Our Schools in Educating About Gender-Based Violence,” presented by TBTN Tucson in partnership with Tucson Youth and Peace/Annual Youth & Peace Conference & Goodwill Metro Youth Center. Panelists include youth, parents & ed...
Virtual Event
Tucson, AZ

Sat 4/24/21 at 12pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Lee Child & Laurie R. King in conversation. (Virtual Event)
Lee Child and Laurie R. King discuss the new MWA Handbook, How to Write a Mystery.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 4/26/21 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Michael Koryta discusses the new MWA Anthology When a Stranger Comes to Town. (Virtual Event)
Michael Koryta discusses the new MWA Anthology, When a Stranger Comes to Town.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 4/26/21 at 4:30pm-5:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
"Situational Awareness 101 / Stun & Run Physical Defenses”, a workshop presented by TBTN Tucson in partnership with ThinkSafe Seminars and the American Institute of Kenpo
This 90-minute interactive class will highlight how to avoid or respond to dangerous situations, as well as provide a few basic “Stun & Run” physical defenses. Topics include strategies for recognizing and avoiding violence before it happens; trusting your...
Virtual Event
Tucson, AZ

Wed 4/28/21 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Community Conversations Presents: "What Keeps Us Safe?: Safe Spaces, Authentic Allies and Informed Support for Survivors of Sexual Assault"
• Community Conversations Presents: "What Keeps Us Safe?: Safe Spaces, Authentic Allies and Informed Support for Survivors of Sexual Assault", presented in partnership with Community Conversations/Culture of Peace Alliance. For details & Zoom event registr...
Virtual Event
Tucson, AZ

Wed 4/28/21 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Impacts of Sexual Assault, Healing & Trauma Informed Yoga Practice", a workshop presented by TBTN Tucson in partnership with Homicide Survivors, Inc., SACASA, & YWCA
This workshop will examine the effects of sexual violence on survivors. Participants will learn about trauma and neurobiological impacts on the brain, and explore strategies to provide support and self-care in the healing journey. A 20 min Trauma Sensitive...
Virtual Event
Tucson, AZ

Wed 4/28/21 at 5pm-6:30pm
    

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