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in Minneapolis, Minnesota

All the Best Crime Fiction!

We carry thousands of new mysteries, thrillers, and crime fiction and also maintain a large collection of rare, used, and hard-to-get volumes in The Annex. We can order almost any book for you. Feel free to email or call ahead to find out if the book you want is in stock: 612-870-3785 or EMAIL.

To find the store, CLICK HERE and you will be taken to a page with maps and information for travel. Call if you get lost!

Below you will find a rolling list of upcoming store events. Please stop by for any appearance or just to visit and check out all the fantastic books!


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See list of
store events below

UPCOMING EVENTS: Evening events usually begin with readings and/or discussions, followed by a signing. Doors for weekday evening events open at 6:30. Saturday events are informal and occur during business hours.

Fri. Oct 28 - 7:00 Ed Kurtz "The Rib From Which I Remake the World" - Discussion and Signing with this MN author.

Tues. Nov 1 - 7:00 Richard A. Thompson "Demon in the Hole" - Launch Party for this MN Author.

Sat. Nov 5 - 7:00 Rick Ollerman "Mad Dog Barked" - Signing.

Sat. Nov 12th - Noon-2:00 Marilyn Jax "Never in Ink" - Signing with this MN Author.

Tues. Nov 15 - 7:00 Tom Combs "Hard to Breathe" - Discussion and Signing for this MN Author.

Sat. Dec 10 - Noon - 2:00 Laura Childs "Egg Drop Dead" (New Cackleberry Club Mystery).

Come meet your
favorite authors
and join the fun!
Can’t attend? Call or email and we will reserve a signed and/or inscribed copy for you.

RESERVES GET THE BEST COPIES! Signed/inscribed copies require a credit card.

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