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Lauren Willig, Beatriz Williams, and Susan Elia MacNeal
Murder By The Book, Thursday, July 24 at 6:30pm
Lauren Willig (left) will sign and discuss her new stand-alone novel, That Summer (St. Martin's Press; $25.99).

Lauren Willig is the New York Times bestselling author of eleven works of historical fiction. Her books have been translated into over a dozen languages, awarded the RITA, Booksellers Best and Golden Leaf awards, and chosen for the American Library Association's annual list of the best genre fiction. After graduating from Yale University, she embarked on a PhD in English History at Harvard before leaving academia to acquire a JD at Harvard Law while authoring her "Pink Carnation" series of Napoleonic-set novels. She lives in New York City, where she now writes full time.

Beatriz Williams (center) with sign and discuss her new stand-alone novel, The Secret Life of Violet Grant (Putnam; $26.95).

A graduate of Stanford University with an MBA from Columbia, Beatriz spent several years in New York and London hiding her early attempts at fiction, first on company laptops as a corporate and communications strategy consultant, and then as an at-home producer of small persons.

She now lives with her husband and four children near the Connecticut shore, where she divides her time between writing and laundry.

Susan Elia MacNeal (right) will sign and discuss The Prime Minister's secret agent (Bantam $15), the latest in her Edgar Nominated Maggie Hope series.

Susan Elia MacNeal is the Barry Award–winning and Edgar, Dilys, and Macavity Award–nominated author of the Maggie Hope mysteries, including Mr. Churchill’s Secretary, Princess Elizabeth’s Spy, and His Majesty’s Hope. She lives in Park Slope, Brooklyn, with her husband and child.

Location: Street: 2342 Bissonnet St Additional: City: Houston, Province: Texas Postal Code: 77005 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Lauren Willig holds graduate degrees in both law and history from Harvard. After working in a New York law firm, she "retired" to become a full-time writer.
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