Join MG and author and publisher
Robert J. Peterson for a fun, activity-filled evening with games and
refreshments as he leads readers on an exploration of the world of The Odds: A Post-Apocalyptic Action-Comedy.
Robert will discuss how his own life experiences helped shape the world. Then,
with the assistance of local author J.M. Perkins, Bob will instruct attendees
in how to play The Odds Tabletop Game. Winners of the game’s brief campaigns will
be awarded a variety of prizes, including special souvenir cards based on The Odds, chessboards, MG gift
certificates, and other fun surprises...
Debut cross-genre author Carrie Patel hones her writing skills in her job as a narrative designer for video games at Obsidian Entertainment. Publishers Weekly’s review of The Buried Life notes: “With Regency-era sensibilities and Agatha Christie’s flair for the subtle conundrum, Patel’s debut novel introduces readers to a subterranean city of the future, centuries after what is dubbed “The Catastrophe,” and beautifully manages the delicate balance between entertainment and social commentary… The subtly fantastical story is resplendent with surprisingly deep villains, political corruption, and a gripping whodunit feel...
We’re excited to welcome Glen Erik Hamilton, a Seattle native and now Southern California resident, to sign and discuss his debut thriller, Past Crimes. Van Shaw is an Army Ranger who reluctantly returns to a home he left ten years ago, thanks to a cryptic message left by his grandfather. However, when he finds his grandfather left for dead, Van becomes Seattle PD’s main suspect. Now Van must return to the criminal underworld his grandfather inhabited, a world he swore off forever, to track down the real shooter. This atmospheric thriller received a starred review fromPublishers Weekly and is the first in an exciting new...
Tue, 03/10/2015 - 10:00am
A selection of books that go on sale this week, most on Tuesday March 10th.
Check with staff if you have questions. You can also purchase many of the below in eBook format. Just click the title to see if an eBook is available for that title. (Thanks to Kobo, most ebooks are now available for pre-sale.)
Signed titles may arrive later in the month. Contact the staff to reserve a copy.
The San Diego Book
Discussion Group is led by Fearless Leader Christine. Participation is open to
all readers; readers need not have completed a particular book to attend – it’s
the perfect opportunity to branch out and find new favorites! Attendees receive
20% off of the current book club selection! Maryelizabeth’s review notes,
“Jennifer excels at stories of people
haunted by the past, by regrets, and by their passions, all of which are in
play in The Winter People.”