Beatriz Williams, Lauren Willig, Karen White, and Kristina McMorris

Beatriz Williams, Lauren Willig, and Karen White will sign and discuss The Glass Ocean (William Morrow; $26.99).

A graduate of Stanford University with an MBA from Columbia, Beatriz Williams spent several years in New York and London hiding her early attempts at fiction, first on company laptops as a corporate and communications strategy consultant, and then as an at-home producer of small persons. She now lives with her husband and four children near the Connecticut shore, where she divides her time between writing and laundry.

Lauren Willig is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of The Ashford Affair, That Summer, The Other Daughter, and The English Wife,as well as the RITA Award winning Pink Carnation series. An alumna of Yale University, she has a graduate degree in history from Harvard and a J.D. from Harvard Law School. She lives in New York City, where she now writes full time.

Karen White is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author and currently writes what she refers to as ‘grit lit’—Southern women’s fiction—and has also expanded her horizons into writing a mystery series set in Charleston, South Carolina. When not writing, she spends her time reading, scrapbooking, playing piano, and avoiding cooking. She currently lives near Atlanta, Georgia with her husband, two children, and two spoiled Havanese dogs.

Kristina McMorris will sign and discuss Sold On A Monday (Sourcebooks; $15.99).

Kristina McMorris is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author. Inspired by true personal and historical accounts, her novels have garnered more than twenty national literary awards and include Letters from Home, Bridge of Scarlet Leaves, The Pieces We Keep, and The Edge of Lost, in addition to novellas in the anthologies A Winter Wonderland and Grand Central.

A frequent guest speaker and workshop presenter, McMorris holds a bachelor of science degree in international marketing from Pepperdine. She lives with her husband and two sons in Oregon. Visit her at kristinamcmorris.com. 

Our in-store talk/readings are free. However, if you want to get anything signed, the author's newest book must be purchased from Murder By The Book. Our signing policies can be found here

Event date: 

Sunday, September 9, 2018 - 2:00pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
The Glass Ocean: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062642455
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Published: William Morrow - September 4th, 2018

The lives and loves of three remarkable women—two in the past, one in the present—and the tragic final voyage of the HMS Lusitania.


Sold on a Monday Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781492663997
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - September 1st, 2018

The New York Times and USA Today bestseller

From bestselling author Kristina McMorris comes another unforgettable novel inspired by a stunning piece of history.

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The Forgotten Room Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780451474636
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Published: Berkley - October 25th, 2016

New York Times bestselling authors Karen White, Beatriz Williams, and Lauren Willig present a masterful collaboration—a rich, multigenerational novel of love and loss that spans half a century....
 


The Summer Wives: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062660343
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Published: William Morrow - July 10th, 2018

The Summer Wives is an exquisitely rendered novel that tackles two of my favorite topics: love and money. The glorious setting and drama are enriched by Williams’s signature vintage touch. It’s at the top of my picks for the beach this summer.”


Cocoa Beach: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062404992
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - May 15th, 2018

The New York Times bestselling author of A Certain Age transports readers to sunny Florida in this lush and enthralling historical novel—an enchanting blend of love, suspense, betrayal, and redemption set among the rumrunners and scoundrels of Prohibition-era Cocoa Beach.


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The Wicked City: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062405012
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - December 26th, 2017

In the first book of a breathtaking new trilogy by bestselling author Beatriz Williams, two generations of women are brought together inside a Greenwich Village apartment —a flapper hiding an extraordinary past, and a modern-day Manattanite forced to start her life anew.


The English Wife: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250056276
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Published: St. Martin's Press - January 9th, 2018

"Brings to life old world New York City and London with all the splendor of two of my favorite novels, The Age of Innocence and The Crimson Petal and the White. Mystery, murder, mistaken identity, romance--Lauren Willig weaves each strand into a page-turning tapestry." -Sally Koslow, author of The Widow Waltz


The Other Daughter: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250056429
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - July 12th, 2016

Raised in a poor yet genteel household, Rachel Woodley is working in France as a governess when she receives news that her mother has died, suddenly. Grief-stricken, she returns to the small town in England where she was raised to clear out the cottage...and finds a cutting from a London society magazine, with a photograph of her supposedly deceased father dated all of three month before.


That Summer: A Novel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250027870
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - May 19th, 2015

From modern-day England to the early days of the Preraphaelite movement, Lauren Willig's That Summer takes readers on an un-put-downable journey through a mysterious old house, a hidden love affair, and one woman's search for the truth about her past—and herself.


Dreams of Falling Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780451488411
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Published: Berkley - June 5th, 2018

One of PureWow's "Best Beach Reads of Summer 2018"

New York Times bestselling author Karen White crafts evocative relationships in this contemporary women's fiction novel, set in the Lowcountry of South Carolina, about lifelong friends who share a devastating secret.


The Guests on South Battery (Tradd Street #5) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399584701
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Published: Berkley - August 28th, 2018

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Karen White invites you to explore the brick-walked streets of Charleston in her fifth Tradd Street novel, where historic mansions house the memories of years gone by, and restless spirits refuse to fade away...

 


The Night the Lights Went Out Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451488404
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Published: Berkley - March 27th, 2018

From the New York Times bestselling author of the Tradd Street series comes a stunning novel about a young single mother who discovers that the nature of friendship is never what it seems....