CHRISTINE EVELYN VOLKER at Books Inc. Opera Plaza

When
Event has passed (Thu Aug 17, 2017 - Thu Aug 17, 2017)
Where
Books Inc. in Opera Plaza
Time
6:00 PM
Cost
Free
Tags
Literary, Author Appearance

Description

Local author Christine Evelyn Volker celebrates the release of her riveting debut thriller, Venetian Blood: Murder in a Sensuous City. Struggling to forget a crumbling marriage, forty-year-old Anna Lucia Lottol comes to Venice to visit an old friend--but instead of finding solace, she is dragged into the police station and accused of murdering a money-laundering count with whom she had a brief affair. A US Treasury officer with brains and athleticism, Anna fights to clear her name in a seductive city full of watery illusions. As she works to pry information from a cast of recalcitrant characters sometimes denying what she sees and hears, she succeeds in unleashing a powerful foe bent on destroying her. Will she save herself and vanquish her enemies, including her darkest fears? A mysterious tapestry of murder, betrayal, and family, Venetian Blood is a story of one woman's brave quest for the truth --before it's too late.

Location

location
  1. Books Inc. in Opera Plaza
    601 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, CA