Thomas Perry

Jane Whitefield is back for the first time in ten years in the new release Runner. The protagonist in Thomas Perry’s series of thrillers. Native American Whitefield once worked as a guide helping people “go from places where somebody is trying to kill them to other places where nobody is.” Now she’s given up her work after her husband insisted it was too dangerous and settled into a comfortable married life in New York, but when a pregnant girl with a pack of killers in close pursuit stumbles into her path, Whitefield has to risk everything, including her marriage, to guide the girl to safety. 6:30 p.m. Murder by the Book, 2342 Bissonnet. For information, call 713-524-8597 or visit www.murderbooks.com. Free.


Thu., Jan. 22, 6:30 p.m., 2009

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