Bestselling author and forensic scientist Lisa Black will be in conversation about her new thriller, “Red Flags,” with author Linda Hurtado Bond at 7 p.m. Aug. 3 at Tombolo Books, 2153 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg. Free; RSVP at tombolobooks.com/events.
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