Dean "Miranda" James & John Clement

Dean "Miranda" James will sign and discuss Twelve Angry Librarians (Berkley; $26). 

Our former store manager, Miranda James is the pen name of "New York Times" bestselling, award-winning author Dean James. His books include the Simon Kirby-Jones series, the Wanda Nell Culpepper series, the Silver Dagger series, and the Agatha Award winner By a Woman s Hand, which he cowrote with fellow librarian Jean Swanson. Miranda lives in Mississippi.

John Clement will sign and discuss The Cat Sitter and the Canary (Minotaur; $25.99).

John Clement is the son of Blaize Clement (1932-2011), who originated the Dixie Hemingway mystery series and collaborated with her son on the plots and characters for forthcoming novels. Blaize is the author of Curiosity Killed the Cat SitterDuplicity Dogged the DachshundEven Cat Sitters Get the Blues, Cat Sitter on a Hot Tin Roof, Raining Cat Sitters and Dogs, Cat Sitter Among the Pigeons, The Cat Sitter's Pajamas, and The Cat Sitter's Whiskers.

Event date: 

Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 4:30pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St
Houston, TX 77005
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