Jo-Ann Power

Put a former Miss Texas-turned-sassy politician together with a mysterious bodyguard, add the politician’s teenage goth daughter and a dead guy, and you have Baring Arms, the latest installment in Jo-Ann Power’s Me and Mr. Jones mystery series. She reads and signs the book at 2:30 p.m. Murder by the Book, 2342 Bissonnet. For information, call 713-524-8597 or visit www.murderbooks.com. Free.
Sat., Dec. 6, 4:30 p.m., 2008
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