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The Sweetest Fruits Book Tour is coming to Houston!

Monique Truong is the Vietnamese American author of the bestselling, award-winning novels, The Book of Salt, Bitter in the Mouth, and The Sweetest Fruits (forthcoming September 2019). She’s also a former refugee, essayist, avid eater, lyricist/librettist, and intellectual property attorney (more or less in this order).

Join us for free drinks and nibbles at our “Reading & Signing” event!

6-8 pm – **FREE TO ATTEND** Libations & light bites followed by a reading & signing.

Immediately following, there will be a unique “Dine with the Author” event (optional), which you will not want to miss!

8-10 pm – **TICKETED EVENT** Sake Pairing Dinner (optional): at this “Dine with the Author” event, you will enjoy a customized sake paired dinner. The menu is being finalized – the link for purchasing will be updated this week! Secure your signed first edition of the novel. PLEASE RSVP to Secure your Spot.

The reading and book signing by Monique is a free event, but you have to register via Eventbrite.  The “Dine with the Author” portion (optional – 4-course dinner) is $45 dollars.  Please use the Eventbrite link below if you want to attend either part of the event.

Please email with inquiries or concerns

Tickets: No Longer Available 


Date And Time

Thu, September 12, 2019

6:00 PM – 10:00 PM CDT



318 Gray Street

Houston, TX 77002

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