AR Baumann will sign and discuss Thicker Than Blood (Volassal Publishing; $19.95).
Houston native A.R. Baumann began writing as a child and became fascinated with the intricacies of people through her extensive world traveling. Her first award winning short film, "Lorean" was screened at the Modern Museum of Art in New York. Her second film, "What’s Next," won the finalist award at the Houston International Film Festival. Baumann’s first published novel, "Under A Cloud of Rain," features her protagonist, Nick Noelle. "Thicker Than Blood" is the second published novel in the continuing saga of Nick Noelle. Baumann is the granddaughter of legendary Houston oilman Hugh Roy Cullen.
Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg will be here to introduce AR Baumann!
Set in the steamy, gritty city of New Orleans in 1971 where the mob ruled, Nick Noelle, a newly retired detective from Houston, returns home to settle his affairs with his dying mother. Already bored with retirement, he stumbles upon an unfolding serial killer case darker and more sinister than any he had known.