Philip Kerr: Field Gray
In the thriller Field Gray, Bernie Gunther, the protagonist of a series of books by British author Philip Kerr, is in a precarious situation. He left the spy game in Cuba, bought a boat and made it to Florida. But authorities there sent him right back to Cuba, where he landed in a prison cell. A French intelligence officer questioned him around the clock before sending him to another prison cell, this time in Berlin. Now Gunthers being offered a deal: work for the French or hang. His first assignment is to hunt down a French war criminal whos been posing as a German officer. What the French want to do with him, Gunther doesnt want to know, but its bound to be bloody. For everyone, Gunther included. 6:30 p.m. Murder by the Book, 2342 Bissonnet. For information, call 713-524-8597 or visit www.murderbooks.com. Free.
Mon., April 18, 2011
Get the Events Newsletter
What's happening in town? From underground club nights to the biggest outdoor festivals, our top picks for the week's best events will always keep you in on the action.