We offer two very different recommendations for your summer reading, “Stormy Weather” by Texas writer Paulette Jiles and crime writer Jeffery Deaver’s “The Sleeping Doll.” And Julliard graduate Kevin Rivard gives a winning performance of Gliere’s “Horn Concerto” . . .
Horn player Kevin Rivard is this year’s Second Prize and Audience Choice Award Winner of the Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Young Artist Competition. His performance of Reinhold Gliere’s Horn Concerto won him the chance to perform it with the HSO this Saturday, 8:30pm, at Miller Outdoor Theatre. Listen Download
Writer, poet & memoirist Paulette Jiles talks about her new novel, Stormy Weather, a beautiful story set in East Texas, amid horse betting, oil well speculation and family life during the Depression. Ms. Jiles reads tonight, 7pm, at Barnes & Noble (Town & Country). Listen Download
Crime-fiction writer Jeffery Deaver, author of the book-turned-movie The Bone Collector, shares insights on his latest psychological thriller, The Sleeping Doll. Mr. Deaver autographs copies tonight, 6:30pm, at Murder By The Book. Listen Download