Be Local Everywhere Hits Minnesota Sep15

Be Local Everywhere Hits Minnesota

When a friend calls you to help out on the weekend, it usually means that friend is moving and you’re being recruited to haul a couch up and down a couple flights of stairs. The natural instinct is to say, “No, sorry I can’t help you. I’m organizing my spice rack this weekend.” You might go so far as to say, “Oh, I’d love to help you, but I have a paper due for school on Monday”, even though you’ve been out of school for 20 years. But then there are times when a friend calls you to help out on the weekend and it’s for something a bit more important than a positioning a piece of furniture. When Tyrus Books publisher Ben LeRoy calls you to...

Murder and Mayhem in Milwaukee Sep09

Murder and Mayhem in Milwaukee

For the last nine years we’ve run an event called Murder and Mayhem in Muskego. As of this year we are re-booting and moving the event to Milwaukee. It’s a one day event with 6 sessions filled with mystery authors. This year’s line-up is shaping up to be loads of fun. The attending authors so far: Carole Barrowman Kristi Belcamino Susanna Calkins Dana Cameron Jessie Chandler Sean Chercover Matthew Clemons Blake Crouch Ian Hamilton Chris Holm Julie Hyzy Jess Lourey Daniel B. O’Shea Lori Rader-Day Rob Riley Todd Robinson Marcus Sakey Tom Schreck Alex Segura Johnny Shaw Frank Wheeler The registration fee gets you in the door and we will...

Stuart Neville: THE FINAL SILENCE Tour Dates Aug20

Stuart Neville: THE FINAL SILENCE Tour Dates

Stuart Neville is preparing to return to the U.S. to promote THE FINAL SILENCE. Rea Carlisle—daughter of influential Stormont politician Graham Carlisle—has inherited a house from an uncle she never knew. It doesn’t take her long to clear out the dead man’s remaining possessions, but one of the upstairs rooms remains stubbornly locked. When Rea finally forces it open, she discovers inside a chair, a table, and a leather-bound book, its pages filled with a host of chilling mementos, locks of hair, fingernails: a catalogue of victims. Horrified, Rea wants to go straight to the police but her father intervenes. Graham Carlisle has...

Richard Kadrey: Dates for THE GETAWAY GOD tour Aug18

Richard Kadrey: Dates for THE GETAWAY GOD tour

THE GATEWAY GOD, Richard Kadrey’s latest Sandman Slim novel hits stores on August 26th. End times are here again A half-human, half-angel with a bad rep and a worse attitude—we are talking abuout the former Lucifer here—James Stark, aka Sandman Slim, has made a few enemies. None, though, are as fearsome as the vindictive Angra Om Ya—the insatiable, destructive old gods. But their imminent invasion is just one of Stark’s problems, as L.A. descends into chaos, and a new evil stalks the city. No ordinary killer, the man known as St. Nick takes Stark deep into a conspiracy that stretches from Earth to Heaven and Hell. Further...

Gregg Hurwitz: Dates for DON’T LOOK BACK tou...

Gregg Hurwitz’ DON”T LOOK BACK tour begins in Santa Monica on August 19th and runs through September 25th. Check the dates below to see if Gregg will be appearing near you. In Don’t Look Back, Eve Hardaway, newly single mother of one, is on a trip she’s long dreamed of—a rafting and hiking tour through the jungles and mountains of Oaxaca, in southern Mexico. Eve wanders off the trail, to a house in the distance with a menacing man in the yard beyond it, throwing machetes at a human-shaped target. Disturbed by the sight, Eve moves quickly and quietly back to her group, taking care to avoid being seen. As she creeps along,...

David Rosenfelt: Dates for HOUNDED tour Jul20

David Rosenfelt: Dates for HOUNDED tour

David Rosenfelt is doing just a few appearances to support HOUNDED, the latest in his Andy Carpenter series. If none of these are near you, you can contact the stores to reserve a copy. Almost every store is happy to have a copy signed for you. Andy Carpenter isn’t sure what to think when he gets a mysterious phone call from a good friend, policeman Pete Stanton, asking him to drop everything, drive to an unfamiliar address, and bring his girlfriend, Laurie Collins. He certainly isn’t expecting to show up at a crime scene. But that’s exactly where he arrives—at the house where Pete has just discovered the body of ex-convict Danny Balfour....