News & Events

BECAUSE of the Covid-19 pandemic, events are virtual until further notice.

Information for Book Groups: If your book group is wishes to connect with Priscilla through Zoom or other online formats, please send an email to [email protected]

Upcoming Events 2020

October 16-18. 2020 “Sacramento” Bouchercon Convention. Panel: “Cold Cases: A New Look at Old Crimes,” Sat. Oct 17, 9-10 PTD.

December 8, 2020. VIRTUAL LAUNCH of SHOULD GRACE FAIL hosted by Once Upon a Crime Book Store. Links and time to be announced.



Past Events 

August 16, 2018: 7:00 p.m. Northfield Launch Event for Where Privacy Dies: Reading and Signing at Content Bookstore, 314 Division St., Northfield, MN 55057

August 18: 12:00-2:00. Twin Cities Launch Event for Where Privacy Dies: Reading and Signing at Once Upon a Crime Bookstore, 604 West 26th St., Minneapolis, MN 55405

September 22: 11:00-1:00. Signing at St. Olaf College, 1520 St. Olaf Ave., Northfield, MN 55057. Event area: Buntrock Commons Crossroads.

September 27:  7:00 p.mReading and signing at SubText Bookstore, 6 5th St. W, Saint Paul, MN 55102

October 6: 10:00am-noon. Signing at Barnes & Noble Edina, 3230 Galleria, Edina, MN 55435

October 13: 6:00-8:00 p.m. “MWA–Midwest Murder at the Mic.” Once Upon a Crime Bookstore, 604 West 26th St., Minneapolis, MN 55405. Group Event with Kristi Belcamino, Jeffrey B. Burton, David Housewright, Mindy Mejia, and Priscilla Paton.

October 19-21: Magna Cum Murder Conference, Columbia Club, Indianapolis, IN, 121 Monument Cir, Indianapolis, IN 46204

December 15: 11 a.m.–1:00 p.m. Signing at Fair Trade Books, 320 Bush St., Redwing, MN 55066.


February 26, 2019: 6:30-9:30 p.m. Meet the Authors: signing and question/answer event at Open Book

1011 Washington Ave. S, Minneapolis, MN.

March 6: 4:30 p.m. Totally Criminal Cocktail Hour with Valley Bookseller, Stillwater, MN.

March 28-31. Left Coast Crime Convention, Vancouver, British Columbia.May 11: 12:00-2:00. Launch for Cooked to Death IV: Cold Cut Files, ed. Rhonda Gilliland, which includes “The Rhubarbary of It All”: Once Upon a Crime Bookstore, 604 West 26th St., Minneapolis, MN 55405

July 18: 6:30 p.m. BookStube at the Bierstube, Bierstube, 109 11th St. W., Hastings, MN

October 31-November 3. BOUCHERCON Hyatt Regency, Dallas, TX