You Are Cordially Invited To
“An Evening With…”
Inspiring & Entertaining Topics
The Houston Public Library invites you, your friends and your neighbors to an ongoing author series where you will meet well-known authors from several genres. Relationships, mysteries and faith are just a few of the topics to be presented in the first programs.
As part of the year-long series, monthly events will be held throughout the city at neighborhood libraries. Attend one, or attend them all. Authors will read from one (or several) of their books, answer audience questions and talk about what inspires their writing. All events are free and open to the public.
“An Evening With Omar Tyree”
Stimley-Blue Ridge Neighborhood Library
Tuesday, April 17, 2007 at 6 p.m.
Tyree is a bestselling author of contemporary fiction whose books include Flyy Girl, For The Love of Money, and Single Mom.
“An Evening With Karen Miller”
Heights Neighborhood Library
Monday, May 14, 2007 at 6 p.m.
Miller will read from her book, Momma Zen, in which she explores how the daily challenges of early parenthood can become a profound spiritual path. Her memoir takes readers on a transformative journey, distilling the common doubts and frustrations of parenting into vignettes of Zen wisdom.
“An Evening With Chitra Divakaruni”
Henington-Alief Regional Library
Thursday, May 24, 2007 at 7 p.m.
Divakaruni is an award-winning author and poet. She will read from three of her adult fiction books: Mistress Of Spices, Sister of My Heart, and Queen of Dreams.
“An Evening With Bill Crider”
Robinson-Westchase Neighborhood Library
Monday, June 11, 2007 at 6 p.m.
Crider is the author of 50 published novels and numerous short stories. He will read from his book, Murder Among the OWLS, the 14th installment in his Dan Rhodes mystery series, in which a member of the Old Women’s Literary Society (OWLS) is found dead.
For further details, please contact the Houston Public Library at www.houstonlibrary.org or call 832-393-1313.