Local author and Fox 13 news anchor Linda Hurtado Bond will launch her fourth novel, “All the Broken Girls,” with a talk and signing at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 26 at the Oxford Exchange, 420 W Kennedy Blvd., Tampa. Tickets $9.66 at oxfordexchange.com/pages/calendar.
The Oxford Exchange presents local author and former federal undercover agent Robert Mazur in conversation about his new nonfiction book, “The Betrayal,” with former Fox 13 news anchor John Wilson at 2 p.m. Aug. 27 at Tampa Theatre, 711 N Franklin St. The book is a sequel to Mazur’s book ”The Infiltrator,” which was made into a movie starring Bryan Cranston; “The Betrayal” is also in development as a movie. Tickets $28.50 at the box office, $29.50 online, which includes a signed copy of the book, at tampatheatre.org/live/robert-mazur/.
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