Lewisville Talks – City Speaker Series: Sandra Brown
**This event has been rescheduled to Thursday, Oct. 15, at 7 p.m. There are a limited number of in-person tickets available. It is also available via Zoom.***
The Lewisville Talks – City Speaker Series brings national influencers to Lewisville to discuss current events, trends, and ideas that can enrich our lives and create a discussion forum for the future of communities, residents, and community leaders.
Sandra Brown is the author of 71 New York Times bestsellers, including Outfox, Tailspin, Seeing Red, Sting, Mean Streak, Friction, Deadline, and Rainwater.
Writing professionally since 1981, Brown has published over 80 novels and has upwards of 80 million copies of her books in print worldwide. Her work has been translated into 34 languages.
Her episode on truTV’s “Murder by the Book” premiered the series in 2008. She appeared in 2010 on Investigation Discovery’s series, “Hardcover Mysteries.” Television movies have been made of her novels French Silk, Smoke Screen, Ricochet, and White Hot.
Brown holds an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Texas Christian University, where she and her husband Michael Brown, have instituted the ELF, a scholarship awarded annually. She has served as president of Mystery Writers of America, and in 2008 she was named ThrillerMaster, the top award given by the International Thriller Writer’s Association. Other honors include the Texas Medal of Arts Award for Literature and the Romance Writers of America’s Lifetime Achievement Award. She has gone on two USO tours, to Afghanistan in 2011, and to Guantanamo, Cuba in 2017.
Theresa Gaul, professor and chair of the English Department at Texas Christian University, will facilitate the conversation. Audience members will be invited to submit questions. Due to MCL Grand safety protocols, there will not be a book signing or meet and greet with the author.
Reserved Seating: $15 Adults, $5 Students (available for will-call pick-up only, IDs will be checked at the event)
Live Stream via: $6 per person
$10 Lewisville resident tickets can be purchased in person at MCL Grand during normal business hours. Must show valid driver’s license or utility bill to validate residency.
Sales tax included in ticket price.