Novelist Randy Wayne Whites thriller Dead Silence starts off with a failed assassination attempt against a U.S. senator. When that goes wrong, shes kidnapped. Dead Silences protagonist Doc Ford has just 36 hours to find the senator, but thats going to be a little difficult since shes been buried alive. (Dont you just hate when that happens?) 6:30 p.m. Murder by the Book, 2342 Bissonnet. For information, call 713-524-8597 or visit www.murderbooks.com. Free.
Tue., March 17, 6:30 p.m., 2009