Friday, July 11 at 7 p.m. meet author Linda Castillo when she hits town to sign her latest Kate Burkholter mystery, The Dead Will Tell, again set in Ohio’s Amish country.

Join us and meet Mary Higgins Clark award winner Jenny Milchman when she visits to discuss and sign her new book, Ruin Falls, Tuesday, July 22 at 7 p.m. She’ll be joined by suspense writer Brian Freeman who will talk about & sign his new thriller The Cold Nowhere. 

Wednesday, August 13 at 7 p.m. join us at the Pittsfield Branch Library (on the way to Target, near the Ice Cube) and meet J.A. Jance.  She’ll be signing her new Joanna Brady mystery Remains of Innocence.

Thursday, August 28 at 7 p.m. join us at Towsley Auditorium on the Washtenaw Community College Campus, 4800 Huron River Drive [directions], when Louise Penny comes to town to talk about and sign her latest Three Pines novel, The Long Road Home.  We have written directions as well as a campus map available.  I’m happy to e-mail or even snail mail these; just drop me a line.

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., Edgar Award winning author William Kent Krueger joins us to discuss & sign his new Cork O’Connor mystery Windigo Island. He’ll be joined by the spectacular Julia Keller, who will be signing copies of her new Bell Elkins book 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.