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James Rollins discusses The Cradle of Ice (Live book launch)
Live National Book Launch as James Rollins discusses The Cradle of Ice. Signed books available.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 2/6/23 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tom Robb Smith discusses Cold People (virtual event)
Tom Robb Smith discusses Cold People with The Poisoned Pen's Pat King. (virtual event)
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Tue 2/7/23 at 5pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Beyond the Bookshelf: Lindy Elkins-Tanton
Join the ASU Library for the next installment of the “Beyond the Bookshelf” series on Wednesday, Feb. 8 from 3 to 4 p.m. You’re invited to a virtual conversation with Lindy Elkins-Tanton about her book, “Portrait of the Scientist as a Young Woman,” a memoi...
Virtual Event
Phoenix, AZ

Wed 2/8/23 at 3pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Doug Burgess discusses A Legacy of Bones. Mark De Castrique discusses Secret Lives. (virtual event)
Doug Burgess discusses A Legacy of Bones. Mark De Castrique discusses Secret Lives, a 2023 Sue Grafton Memorial Award nominee. (virtual event)
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Wed 2/8/23 at 5pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Kwei Quartey discusses Last Seen in Lapaz (virtual event)
Kwei Quartey discusses Last Seen in Lapaz. (virtual event)
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Wed 2/8/23 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tempe History Society Lunch Talks
“Overcoming: Growing Up in The South” By Rosemary James Greatness is not measured by what a man or woman accomplishes, but by the opposition he or she has overcome to reach his or her goals----Dorothy Height What is it like to grow up in the south ...
Tempe History Museum
Tempe, AZ

Wed 2/8/23 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Meet the Authors – Jana Bommersbach & Bob Boze Bell: Hellraisers & Trailblazers – The Real Women of The Wild West
Bob Boze Bell & Jana Bommersbach are happy to offer a face to face presentation about their latest collaborative effort, Hellraisers & Trailblazers – The Real Women of The Wild West The book tells of the tough-living women of the wild west, both new and o...
Western Spirit: Scottsdale's Museum of the West
Scottsdale, AZ

Thu 2/9/23 at 6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
SciFi Friday Book Group discusses Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse Five. (Live & virtual event)
SciFi Book Group discusses Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse Five. Live and Virtual event via Zoom. Email Pat@poisonedpen.com for Zoom invitation.
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Fri 2/10/23 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Special Book Clubs presentation with John Charles from The Poisoned Pen
What Do I Read Next presentation with John Charles from The Poisoned Pen and Joanne Hamilton Selway. Booklists will be distributed & refreshments served as the two professional book mavens with a combined total of more than seventy-five years working in pu...
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Mon 2/13/23 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
US Book Launch for Michael Robotham's Lying Beside You (virtual event)
US Book Launch for Lying Beside You by Sydney's Michael Robotham. (virtual event)
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Tue 2/14/23 at 4pm-5pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Yasmin Angoe discusses They Come at Knight. Gregg Hurwitz discusses The Last Orphan. (live & virtual event)
Yasmin Angoe discusses They Come at Knight. Gregg Hurwitz discusses The Last Orphan. Signed books available. (live & virtual event)
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Wed 2/15/23 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Charles Todd discusses The Cliff's Edge (virtual event)
Charles Todd discusses the latest Bess Crawford mystery, The Cliff's Edge. Signed books available. (virtual event)
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Thu 2/16/23 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Lexie Elliott discusses Bright and Deadly Things (virtual event)
The UK's Lexie Elliott discusses Bright and Deadly Things, The Poisoned Pen's British Crime Club book of the month. (virtual event)
Poisoned Pen
Scottsdale, AZ

Thu 2/16/23 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Conference
Tempe Socrates Cafe Meeting
Practical Philosophy discussion meetings held on the 1st & 3rd Saturdays of every month. All adults with an open mind are welcome to the meetings which try to avoid theoretical philosophy, and instead try to focus on more practical answers to the questio...
Pyle Adult Recreation Center
Tempe, AZ

Sat 2/18/23 at 2pm-3:30pm
Sat 3/4/23 at 2pm-3:30pm
Sat 3/18/23 at 2pm-3:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Community Chats
Join the African American Advisory Committee of Tempe History Museum as we review the common ground shared by Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Minister Malcolm X. Facilitated by Ahmad Daniels. Light refreshments will be provided.
Tempe History Museum
Tempe, AZ

Tue 2/21/23 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tempe History Society Lunch Talks
“Building a Sense of Place in East Arizona” By Dr. Vanessa Fonseca-Chávez In the late 1800's many Hispanic families from the New Mexico Territory migrated to northeastern Arizona. They brought with them cultural practices and sheepherding traditions th...
Tempe History Museum
Tempe, AZ

Wed 3/8/23 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
National Geographic Live “Life on the Move” with Dr. Lucy Hawkes
Join physiological ecologist Lucy Hawkes for astonishing stories of animal perseverance in the face of incredible odds.
Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts
Wickenburg, AZ

Mon 3/20/23 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
The Life & Seasons of the Museum of Northern Arizona's Living Roof
Bioregional Living Roofs contribute to a healthy environment by providing biodiverse and beautiful habitat for birds, bats, butterflies, insects, lizards and other organisms while eliminating stormwater runoff and reducing temperature extremes. Join ...
Museum of Northern Arizona
Flagstaff, AZ

Sun 3/26/23 at 2pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tempe History Society Lunch Talks
“Desert Blooms: Stories of the Japanese American Flower Gardens” By Kathy Nakagawa After World War II, seven Japanese American families turned Baseline Road into a tourist attraction with their fields of flowers and vegetables. Kathy Nakagawa will shar...
Tempe History Museum
Tempe, AZ

Wed 4/12/23 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Meet the Authors – Jana Bommersbach & Bob Boze Bell: Hellraisers & Trailblazers – The Real Women of The Wild West
Bob Boze Bell & Jana Bommersbach are happy to offer a face to face presentation about their latest collaborative effort, Hellraisers & Trailblazers – The Real Women of The Wild West The book tells of the tough-living women of the wild west, both new and o...
Western Spirit: Scottsdale's Museum of the West
Scottsdale, AZ

Thu 4/27/23 at 2pm
    

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