Inprint Margarett Root Brown Reading Series
. Rich Levy, Inprint’s executive director, says their respective books — Fates and Furies and Commonwealth
— center around marriage. “There’s a kind of dialogue between the two books,” he says, adding that it’s wonderful to pair writers who have a kind of kinship through their work. After Patchett and Groff read from their books, local author and Rice University professor Amber Dermont will interview the pair; suggested questions can be submitted through Inprint’s website. Tickets for this reading are sold out, but Houston Public Media is live streaming it at 7:30 p.m. Monday; visit inprinthouston.org
. Books are available at Brazos Bookstore, 2421 Bissonnet. For information, call 713-523-0701 or visit brazosbookstore.com
. $16 to $27.99.
As one man once (sort of) said, marriage is what brings us together today. It’s also true for Lauren Groff and Ann Patchett, two authors with new releases who’ve been paired up for the next