I’ve always loved bookshops. Since I started publishing fiction, I’ve come to understand just how essential they are to a writer. Here are some stores that have been particularly supportive of me. If you’re looking for a signed copy of one of my novels, one of these stores will be happy to help.



Mostly Books: 6208 E Speedway, Tucson, AZ 85712; 520-571-0110

The Poisoned Pen: 4014 N Goldwater Blvd., Suite 101, Scottsdale, AZ; 480-947-2974 or 888-560-9919


Book Passage: 1 Ferry Building, San Francisco, CA; 415-835-1020 or 800-999-7909

Mysterious Galaxy: 7051 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA; 858-268-4747


Tattered Cover: 2526 East Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO; 303-322-7727


The Book Cellar: 4736-38 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL 60625; 773-293-2665


Once Upon a Crime: 604 West 26th Street  Minneapolis, MN 55405; 612-870-3785


Subterranean Books: 6275 Delmar, St. Louis, MO, 63130; 314-862-6100

New York

BookHampton: 41 Main St., East Hampton, NY; 631-324-4939

Book Revue: 313 New York Avenue, Huntington, NY; 631-271-1442

McNally Jackson: 52 Prince Street, New York, NY, 10012; 212-274-1160

The Mysterious Bookshop: 58 Warren Street, New York, NY 10007; 212-587-1011


Chester County Book & Music Company: 975 Paoli Pike, West Goshen Center, West Chester, PA; 610-696-1661

Mystery Lovers Bookshop: 514 Allegheny River Boulevard, Oakmont, PA; 412-828-4877 or 888-800-6078


BookPeople: 603 N. Lamar, Austin, TX; 512-472-5050 or 800-853-9757

Murder by the Book: 2342 Bissonnet St., Houston, TX; 713-524-8597 or 888-424-2842


Mystery on Main Street: 119 Main Street, Brattleboro, VT 05301; 802-258-2211


Mystery One Books: 2109 N Prospect Ave., Milwaukee, WI, 53202; 414-347-4077



British Columbia

Armchair Books: 4205 Village Square, Whistler, BC, V0N 1B4; 604-932-5557 or 800-659-1531

Dead Write Books: 3715 West Tenth Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V6R 2G5; 604-228-8223


Ben McNally Books: 366 Bay Street, Toronto, ON; 416-361-0032

BookLore: 121 First Street, Orangeville, ON, L9W 3J8; 519.942.3830

Book Express: 355 Hespeler Rd., Cambridge, ON, N1R 6B3; 519-621-9500

The Bookshelf: 41 Quebec St., Guelph, ON; 519-821-3311

Bryan Prince Bookseller: 1060 King Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8S 1L7; 905-528-4508 or 800-867-0090

Green Heron Books: 47 Grand River N, Paris, ON, N3L 2M3; 519-442-1822

Jessica’s Book Nook: 21 Bruce St., Thornbury, ON, N0H 2P0; 519-599-7361

Manticore Books: 103 Mississaga St. E., Orillia; 705.326.7776

Merrifield Book Shop: 471 Dundas, Woodstock, ON N4S 1C2; 519-539-4220

Scene of the Crime Books: St. Catharines, ON; 905-646-0214

Sleuth of Baker Street: 907 Millwood Rd., Toronto, ON, M4G 1X2; 416-483-3111


Maison Anglaise: 164-2600 Boulevard Laurier, Place de la Cité, Québec City, QC, G1V 4T3; 418-654-9523 or 800-228-5818