Robert Crais - In Store

Robert Crais is the author of twenty-two previous novels, eighteen of them featuring private investigator Elvis Cole and his laconic ex-cop partner, Joe Pike. Before writing his first novel, Crais spent several years writing scripts for such major television series as Hill Street Blues, Cagney & Lacey, and Miami Vice. He was named a Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America and has received multiple awards for his work. His novels have been translated into forty-two languages and are bestsellers around the world. A native of Louisiana, he lives in Los Angeles.


  • Racing the Light goes on sale November 1st. Line Numbers for the event will be available starting that day, but you can preorder now and we'll pull a number for you on November 1st.
  • A copy of Racing the Light must be purchased from MBTB in order to obtain a line number and get anything signed.   
  • Seating and parking are first come, first served. 
  • If you can't make the event and would like your copy personalized / inscribed, please include personalization information in the order comments. 
  • Our signing policies can be found here.

Event date: 

Wednesday, November 2, 2022 - 6:30pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
Racing the Light (An Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Novel #19) By Robert Crais Cover Image
$29.00
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ISBN: 9780525535720
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - November 1st, 2022

*On Reader's Digest's list of "30 new books we can't wait to read in 2022"*

Private investigator Elvis Cole and his enigmatic partner, Joe Pike, are back on the case in this brilliant new thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Robert Crais.