Hours: Friday 10-4, Saturday 10-5, Sunday, Monday and Wednesday10-4
Closed Tuesday and Thursdays
Saturday, October 16, 2010 (OXFORD) 2:00 4:00 pm Lucie Snodgrass signs her wonderful cookbook DISHING UP MARYLAND filled with pictures, flavors, and recipes from Maryland’s farms, vineyards, farmers’ markest and restaurants. We’ll have wine, munchies, and local cheese. Our special guest is Mark Salter celebrated chef of the Robert Morris Inn who will join us in the store at 3:00 pm.
Saturday, November 6, 2010 (Place to be announced) noon 3:00 pm Sisters in Crime Chesapeake Chapter CELEBRATION OF CHESAPEAKE AUTHORS who have books published in 2010. More about authors to be included later. www.chessiechapter.org. MLC will sell books.
Wednesday, October 27 -7:00 pm (CHEVY CHASE) Embassy Suites Hotel. Mystery Writers of America. Gary Noesner: My Life as an FBI Hostage Negotiator. More info http://mwa-ma.org/events.html. MLC will sell books.
Monday, November 8 -11:30 am (OXFORD) Organizational Meeting for Mystery and More Book Club at Mystery Loves Company. We'll be pairing a classic from THE 100 BEST MYSTERIES OF THE CENTURY with a current one. We'll choose a date and the first book at this meeting. Sound like fun? Please join us. Contact Kathy at 410-226-0010 for details.
November 9, 2010 (CHEVY CHASE) 6:30pm Mystery Writers of America “The Enduring Appeal of Sherlock Holmes in the 21st Century” with Daniel Stashower, and others. More info to come at http://mwa-ma.org/events.html. MLC will sell books.
December 3-5, 2010 (OXFORD) CHRISTMAS ON THE CREEK Lots of happenings around town beginning with Santa’s arrival on Friday at dusk at Town Park; Saturday morning breakfast with Santa at the Fire House. The Museum will have a special display. We’ll have hot drinks for you at the store. More details later. Celebrate December in beautiful Oxford.
December 21, 2010 (WASHINGTON, DC) Washington Academy of Sciences. 6:00 pm. SCIENCE IS MURDER II. Louis Bayard (Vidoq and early forensics); Ellen Crosby (winemaking); and Dana Stabenow (archaeology) are on tap to discuss their crafts .MLC will sell books.
Welcome to Mystery Loves Company in Oxford, Your bookshop for Scribes of the Shore.
We are a full-service bookstore located in the beautiful waterfront town of Oxford on Marylands Eastern Shore. We offer books on the Eastern Shores history, flora and fauna, and fiction for all ages, as well as an in-depth collection of mysteries, both new and gently used in hardback and paperback.
We provide friendly service to the well-read mystery reader, as well as those who are just getting started, with helpful recommendations for new authors
We gladly accept want lists which we fill from our store stock and our additional 30,000 books in our warehouses. Just call 800-538-0042 or email us @ mysterylovescompany at gmail.com and well get the books to you.
Take a visual tour of Oxford by clicking on our photo page and download a helpful map of our store and the region.
On this website you can find what to read next, read our monthly newsletters, check out of helpful mystery booklists, order books and gifts online at our convenient MLC Store. Check out our signed copies , new hardback arrivals and the latest paperbacks. We've also added a list on Mysteries of the Middle Ages. Also ask about out vintage paper back collection.
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