Robin Roberts among writers at Houston Literary Events this week

SUNDAY

Alice Osman: The author will discuss “Loveless” via Zoom. Blue Willow Bookshop will co-host the event with Brain Lair Books, The Novel Neighbor, Tubby & Coo’s and Wellesley Books, with author Mason Deaver also joining; registration is mandatory. 3 p.m., bluewillowbookshop.com

Erin Entrada Kelly: The author will be discussing “These Kids from Fawn Creek” as part of Inprint Cool Brains! Reading series. 3:00 p.m., Meyerland Performing and Visual Arts Middle School, 10410 Manhattan; inprinthouston.org

MONDAY

Anne Perry and Victoria Zackheim:The authors will discuss “Three Debts Paid” and “Private Investigations” with Sara DiVello via the Murder By The Book YouTube and Facebook pages. 4 p.m., murderbooks.com

Erica Ferencik: The author will discuss “Girl in Ice” with Sara DiVello via the Murder By The Book YouTube and Facebook pages. 6 p.m., murderbooks.com

Yusef Komunyakaa and Carl Phillips: The authors will give brief readings from their new poetry collections “Everyday Mojo Songs of Earth” and “Then the War,” followed by a conversation with Francine J. Harris as part of Inprint Margarett Root Brown Reading Series. This is a live reading and will be accessible from the Inprint website. 7 p.m., tickets $5; inprinthouston.org

Sally Hepworth: The author will discuss “The Younger Wife” with Sara DiVello via the Murder By The Book YouTube and Facebook pages. 7 p.m., murderbooks.com

TUESDAY

CS Harris and Susanna Kearsley: The authors will discuss “When Blood Lies” and “The Vanished Days” via Murder By The Book’s YouTube and Facebook pages. 7 p.m., murderbooks.com

Holly Erickson and Natalie Mortimer: The authors will discuss “The Modern Proper,” 7 p.m., Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial; 281-497-8675; bluewillowbookshop.com

WEDNESDAY

Menachem Kaiser: The author will discuss “Plunder” as part of the Houston Holocaust Museum’s Genocide Awareness Month lecture series. 6 p.m., Albert and Ethel Herzstein Theater, 5401 Caroline; hmh.org

Anne Hillerman and Douglas Preston: The authors will discuss “The Sacred Bridge” and “Diablo Mesa” via the Murder By The Book YouTube and Facebook pages. 7 p.m., murderbooks.com

THURSDAY

Robin Robert: The Emmy-winning “Good Morning America” ​​presenter and author will discuss “Brighter by the Day.” The event will be hosted virtually by Left Bank Books; tickets $24, include event access and a copy of the book. 5:30 p.m., bluewillowbookshop.com

Hayan Charara: The author will be in conversation with Glenn Shaheen to discuss “These trees, these leaves, this flower, this fruit” via Zoom; registration required. 7 p.m., brazosbookstore.com

Carolyne Topdjian, Sena Desai Gopal and Wayne Johnson: The authors will discuss “The Hitman’s Daughter”, “The 86th Village”, and “The Red Canoe” via Murder By The Book’s YouTube and Facebook pages. 7 p.m., murderbooks.com

SATURDAY

Ursula Andkjaer Olsen: Author and translator Katrine Jensen will sit down with Joseph Schreiber to discuss his books, including “Outgoing Vessel,” via Zoom; registration required. 1 p.m., brazosbookstore.com

Sarah Bird: The author will discuss “Last Dance on the Starlight Pier,” 3 p.m., Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial; 281-497-8675; bluewillowbookshop.com

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