MYSTERY INK BOOKSTORE has a new suite number, same address

8907 Warner Avenue, #150 - Hours (subject to change)

Thursday & Friday 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., Saturday 10:00 to 1:00 p.m.

MYSTERY INK IS NOW SELLING BOOKS THROUGH BOOKSHOP

please use this link:  https://bookshop.org/shop/mysteryink


An Independent Mystery

Bookstore opened in 1991

Specializing in Author Events

8907 Warner Ave. #150
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
(714) 960-4000


CROSSING BORDERS - a new anthology from the San Diego Sisters in Crime (Partners in Crime)

Lisa Brackmann and Matt Coyle, editors






Gregg Hurwitz - New thriller novel, INTO THE FIRE

​​​​LISA SEE - SIGNED COPIES of her latest book - THE ISLAND OF SEA WOMEN 

Books can be purchased at Mystery Ink 714 743-6127/events@mysteryink.com

to be picked up at store or purchase through PayPal

(trade paperback $18.00, hardcover $27.00 plus tax & shipping)                               

Also available:                                                                                                            drop down for hardcover                                     


                                                                                                                                                                                                            

                                                                                         

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GUEST SPEAKERS 3


Kate Maruyama - Family Solstice, Harrowgate
Karen McCullah - The Bachelorette Party
Josh Menesch -
The Lincoln Conspiracy: The Secret Plot….And Why It Failed
Julia Pistell 
Ivy Pochada - These Women; Wonder Valley; Visitation Street
Joy Priest - Horsepower
Lisa Quigley - Hell's Bells
Mary Robertson
Andrea Seigel
James Sie - All Kinds of Other

Signed Copies
ISLAND OF SEA WOMEN
THEN SHE VANISHED
THE LOW DESERT $26.00

GUEST SPEAKERS 1


Luis Alfaro  
Norma Barksdale
Sam Berard  -   agent
Matt Bell -
In The House Upon The Dirt Between the Lake and the Woods
                 Scrapper; A Tree or a Person or a Wall
Aimee Bender - The Butterfly Lampshade
Francesca Lia Block - The Thorn Necklace: Healing Through                             Writing and the Creative Process;

Weetzie Bat; Love in a Time of Global Warming
Sara Borjas -  Heart Like a Window, Mouth Like a Cliff
Annie Connole - The Spring
Grace Doyle - editor


Tori Eldridge - THE NINJA DAUGHTER & THE NINJA'S BLADE

The Anthony and Lefty Awards nominated author of THE NINJA DAUGHTER

 

FACULTY 2


Blow Your House Down by Gina Frangello (NEW)

Every Kind of Wanting by Gina Frangello

Night of the Mannequins by Stephen Graham Jones (NEW)

The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones
Mongrels by Stephen Graham Jones
Mapping the Interior by Stephen Graham Jones
Shadowlands by Anthony McCann
Moongarden by Anthony McCann
Yes, Yes Cherries by Mary Otis

Successful TV Writing by Bill Rabkin
Writing the Pilot 2 by Bill Rabkin

Black Sanctuary by Emily Rapp (NEW)
Liar by Rob Roberge

GUEST SPEAKERS 2

Jennie Dunham 
Megan Fishmann 
Edgar Gomez
Jasper Gray
Don Handfield
Ryan Harbage
David Harris
Gabino Iglesias - Zero Saints; Coyote Songs 
Mackenzie Kiera  - All You Need is Love and a Strong                         Electric Current
Mariam Lam
Roberto Lovato - Unforgetting: A Memoir of Family,...

Susan Meissner - THE NATURE OF FRAGILE THINGS

Kwei Quartey - SLEEP WELL MY LADY

​​Matt Coyle – BLIND VIGIL – Signed Copies available at Mystery Ink Bookstore

Catriona McPherson - SCOT ON THE ROCKS, STRANGER AT THE GATE
Stuart Turton - THE DEVIL AND THE DARK WATER

Ellen Byron - MURDER IN THE BAYOU BONEYARD (Lefty Winner for Best Humorous Book)


Ellie Alexander - A CUP OF HOLIDAY OF FEAR

15th book in her Bakeshop Mystery series


 



 


NEW FROM LEE GOLDBERG - BONE CANYON - Signed copies available!

​A cold-case heats up, revealing a deadly conspiracy in a twisty thriller by #1 New York Times bestselling author Lee Goldberg.
A catastrophic wildfire scorches the Santa Monica mountains,

exposing the charred remains of a woman who disappeared years ago

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                               Now Available at the Mystery Ink Bookstore!

Bookends!  Plus Dogs, and other

Figurines!  Accessories to Murder:

Crime Jewelry by Evelyn!


​​Huntington Beach Friends of the Library Free Virtual Event w/Barbara O’Neal
June 10, 4:00 p.m. – WHEN WE BELIEVED IN MERMAIDS & THE LOST GIRLS OF DEVON   -   Barbara O’Neal will be talking about her latest books
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Register at https://www.fotlhb.com/programs--special-events_1.html
“…Plunge in and enjoy the intriguing depths of this passionate, lustrous novel, and you just might find yourself believing in mermaids.”— Juliet BlackwelL on WHEN WE BELIEVED IN MERMAIDS

“THE LOST GIRLS OF DEVON draws us into the lives of four generations of women as they come to terms with their relationships and a mysterious tragedy that brings them together. Written in exquisite prose with the added bonus of the small Devon village as a setting….” – Rhys Bowen on THE LOST GIRLS OF DEVON    -   Books for sale through the independent bookseller site: 

 https://bookshop.org/shop/mysteryink or directly from the Mystery Ink Bookstore.



 

​​​​NEW FROM T. JEFFERSON PARKER - THE 4TH ROLAND FORD NOVEL!  THEN SHE VANISHED

Book plates signed by Parker available with purchase through

Mystery Ink Bookstore
Books can be purchased at Mystery Ink to be picked up at store or though PayPal

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TEA GIRL OF HUMMINGBIRD LANE


SNOW FLOWER AND THE SECRET FAN







 Stay Tuned for the Date of our 7th Annual Ladies of Intrigue

Thanks to all who attended our 2019 LADIES OF INTRIGUE
                                              

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NEW 2020/2021 RELEASES NOW AVAILABLE at MYSTERY INK

Books can be purchased through Mystery Ink Bookshop with this link -https://bookshop.org/shop/mysteryink or to pick up at store call 714 743 6127   

Debbie Mitsch © 2014 | All Rights Reserved

DIRECTOR AND FACULTY 1 


The Lost Desert​ by Tod Goldbert (NEW)

Gangster Nation by Tod Goldberg
Gangsterland by Tod Goldberg

When the Messenger is Hot by Elizabeth Crane
Turf by Elizabeth Crane
The History of Great Things by Elizabeth Crane
We Only Know So Much by Elizabeth Crane
The Good Grief Journal by Jill Alexander Essbaum

Devastation by Jill Alexander Essbaum

Hausfrau by Jill Alexander Essbaum


NEW FROM TOD GOLDBERG -  THE LOW DESERT: GANGSTER STORIES -Signed Copies!

A New York Times Bestselling Author of over a dozen books, including THE LOW DESERT and GANGSTERLAND (a finalist for the Hammett Prize). 

"Tod Goldberg is a terrific writer, and THE LOW DESERT is a smart,                                  Signed Copies

surprising page turner" Don Winslow

 SIGNED COPIES OF HIS BOOK  available for purchase at www.mysteryink.com                                              

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FACULTY 3


​Blown by Mark Haskell Smith
Mustang: Saga of the Wild Horse by Deanne Stillman

Joshua Tree by Deanne Stillman
Desert Reckoning by Deanne Stillman
Blood Brothers by Deanne Stillman

Joan Didion The 1990s & 80s: by David Ulin/Joan Didion (NEW)
The 1960s & 70s (Loa #325) by David Ulin/Joan Didion

Slouching Towards Bethlehem/Play It as It Lays/A Book of Common Prayer/The White Album - by David Ulin/Joan Didion
Sidewalking by David Ulin
The Lost Art of Reading by David Ulin
Writing L.A.  by David Ulin
The Favorites by Mary Yukari Waters

UCR LOW RESIDENCY MFA CONFERENCE 

Books by the Faculty and Guest Speakers of the MFA Creative Writing and Performing Arts program at USC Palm Desert. 

June 2021


MYSTERY INK IS NOW SELLING BOOKS THROUGH BOOKSHOP 
please use this link:  https://bookshop.org/shop/mysteryink

 List of books of the UCR Faculty & Guests shown are available for sale at the Mystery Ink Booklists shown on BOOKSHOP

Sarah Morgenthaler (Mistletoe & Mr. Right)

Greta Boris (PINCH OF GLUTTONY) 

Jan Moran (THE CHOCOLATIER) & (THE WINEMAKERS)

Books available at https://bookshop.org/shop/mysteryink or at Mystery Ink Bookstore.

Laurie Stevens  - IN TWILIGHT’S HUSH

Books available at https://bookshop.org/shop/mysteryink or at Mystery Ink Bookstore.

UCR Arts & Letters Speaker - Rachel Howzell Hall

Books available from Mystery Ink at Bookshop with this link -    https://bookshop.org/shop/mysteryink or to pick up at store call 714 743-6127/events@mysteryink.com.

Mary Anna Evans - Wrecked

Books available from Mystery Ink at Bookshop with this link -  https://bookshop.org/shop/mysteryink or to pick up at store, call 714 743-6127/events@mysteryink.com