I’ll be speaking at these events. Come say hi!

Launch day for Under a Dark Sky!

More info and links to pre-order here!

In Conversation with David Krugler

With David Krugler and his new book, Rip the Angels from Heaven!
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 • 7 p.m.
Mystery to Me Bookstore
1863 Monroe St, Madison, Wisconsin

St. Louis launch party

Thursday, August 9, 2018 • 7 p.m.
Left Bank Books
399 N Euclid Ave, St. Louis, Missouri

Mackinaw City/Mackinac Island Area launch events

Saturday, August 11, 2018
9 am.-12 p.m.
Booksigning at the Grand Hotel Gift Shop
Grand Hotel
286 Grand Ave (trust me, you can’t miss it), Mackinac Island, Michigan

1-3 p.m.
Booksigning at the Island Bookstore
Main Street Centre, Mackinac Island, Michigan

7 p.m.
Star Party Book talk at the Headlands International Dark Sky Park
(the setting for the book!)
15675 Headlands Rd, Mackinaw City, Michigan
Stay on for a dark sky experience! This is part of the North Michigan Astronomy Club Star Party, so there is an admission fee of $5 and $10 fee for parking (limited—share a ride if at all possible). Free overflow parking is available at the entrance to the park. The overflow parking will require you to walk one mile in and back out and is available until 2am. See full details about the weekend here. No camping allowed, but bring a blanket, snacks, and a flashlight made ready for dark sky spaces. Low-cost option. Make your own with instructions here.

In Conversation with Clare O’Donohue

With Clare O’Donohue and her new book, Beyond the Pale!
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 • 7 p.m.
Bookies Chicago Bookstore
10324 S Western Ave, Chicago, Illinois

Visiting Author Series

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 • 6:30 p.m.
Carmel Clay Public Library
55 4th Ave SE, Carmel, Indiana

Indiana Authors Award Library Visit

Friday, August 17, 2018 • 6:30 p.m.
Franklin County Public Library District Brookville Branch
919 Main Street, Brookville, Indiana

Hometown Star Party Launch Event

with Thorntown, Indiana dark sky photographer Justin Sparks!
Saturday, August 18, 2018 • 7:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m.
The Castetter Barn
8955 West 700 North, Thorntown Indiana
Learn about my book and how I researched it and about how to take dark sky photos!
Help me plan by signing up here!

Library Visit

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 • 6:30 p.m.
Lebanon Public Library
104 E. Washington St., Lebanon, Indiana

A Constellation of Chicago Mystery Authors

With Julia Keller (Bone on Bone) and Emily Bleeker (The Waiting Room)!
Thursday, August 23, 2018 • 7 p.m.
The Book Cellar
4736 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, Illinois

In Conversation with William Kent Krueger

With William Kent Krueger and his new Cork O’Connor book, Desolation Mountain!

West Suburbs:
Saturday, August 25, 2018 • 11 a.m.
Centuries and Sleuths Bookstore
7419 Madison Street, Forest Park, Illinois

Far West Suburbs:
Saturday, August 25, 2018 • 2 p.m.
Anderson’s Bookshop Naperville
123 W Jefferson Ave, Naperville, Illinois


A farewell to Aunt Agatha’s Bookshop
with Sarah Zettel, too!
Sunday, August 26, 2018 • 2 p.m.
Ann Arbor District Library Central Library
343 S 5th Ave, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Literary Libations in Grand Rapids, Michigan

With Wiley Cash, Dale Brown, and Lynne Olson!
To support the Kent District Library
Thursday, September 6, 2018 • 5:30 p.m.
Steelcase Town Hall
1155 42nd St SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan
More info here!

Bouchercon 2018

St. Petersburg, Florida
September 6-9, 2018
More info here!

Reading and Signing

Thursday, September 13, 2018 • 6:30 p.m.
Evergreen Park Public Library
9400 S. Troy, Evergreen Park, Illinois

In Conversation with Carole E. Barrowman

Author, columnist, reviewer, TV contributor—and serious mystery reader—Carole E. Barrowman!
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 • 7 p.m.
Boswell Book Company
2559 N. Downer Ave., Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Mystery 101 Session

Saturday, September 29, 2018 • 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Allen County Public Library
900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Watch here for details and sign-up!

Library Visit

Thursday, October 4, 2018 • 6:30 p.m.
LaPorte County Public Library
904 Indiana Ave, LaPorte, Indiana

Library Visit

Sunday, October 14, 2018 • 2 p.m.
Eisenhower Public Library District
4613 N Oketo Ave, Harwood Heights, Illinois

“Keeping You in Suspense” Event

with a constellation of Chicago mystery stars: Mary Kubica, Charlie Donlea, Emily Bleeker, and Lisa Steinke!
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 • 7 p.m.
Plainfield Public Library District Central Library
5025 S Illinois St, Plainfield, Illinois
Register here!