Don’t miss a chance to meet Louise Penny when she speaks at the Towsley Auditorium on the campus of Washtenaw Community College [directions; we also have maps available at the store] on Thursday, August 28 at 7 p.m.  She’ll be discussing and signing copies of her new Gamache novel, The Long Way Home. This is a lovely venue – plenty of room – and free parking!

Plan on attending the 12th annual Kerrytown BookFest on Sunday, September 7 at the Ann Arbor Farmer’s Market. We’ve lined up authors Tasha Alexander, Loren D. Estleman, Michael Harvey, Elizabeth Heiter, Anna Lee Huber, Susan Elia MacNeal, Theresa Schwegel, Simone St. James, Lauren Willig and many more.

Sunday, September 14 at 2 p.m. authors William Kent Krueger, Denise Swanson and Julia Keller join us to talk about their new novels.  Kent’s is a new Cork O’Connor, Windigo Island,  Denise has a new Skye novel, Murder of a Needled Knitter, and Julia’s is a new Bell Elkins novel, Summer of the Dead.

Thursday, October 9 at 7 p.m. meet the fabulous Hank Phillippi Ryan when she joins us to talk about and sign her new Jane Ryland thriller Truth Be Told.  She’ll be joined by Michigan writer Lev Raphael, who has a new Nick Hoffman mystery, Assault With a Deadly Lie.