David Liss

Enter into a world of blackmail, corporate espionage and ambitious politicians today when David Liss reads from his new Benjamin Weaver thriller The Devil’s Company. Set in 18th-century London, the story has “ruffian for hire” Weaver forced to steal important documents from the British East India Company. The crime is just the start of a dangerous cat-and-mouse game between spies and power-hungry business moguls. It’s a busy season for Liss, as he has his first Marvel comic book, Daring Mystery Comics Annual #1, set for release in September. 6:30 p.m. Murder by the Book, 2342 Bissonnet. For information, call 713-524-8597 or visit www.murderbooks.com. Free.
Mon., July 13, 6:30 p.m., 2009
KEEP THE HOUSTON PRESS FREE... Since we started the Houston Press, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Houston, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Olivia Flores Alvarez