Review: TCU’s Festival of American Song

The event featured wonderful music but lacked context until its last day.

‘Book of Mormon’ coming to Bass Hall

The blockbuster musical, filled with adult humor, will be part of the 2015-’16 Performing Arts Fort Worth season.

Author John Shiffman talks ‘Operation Shakespeare’

He will discuss his book about international arms trafficking in Fort Worth and Dallas on Tuesday.

What’s new in bookstores

Of note: parents acting badly, Edie Kiglatuk is back on the case and a family rises to the challenge.

New & Notable: ‘Wayfaring Stranger”

Bestselling author James Lee Burke focuses on the life and times of Weldon Avery Holland.

Deborah Harkness finishes her All Souls Trilogy

Bestselling author offers a satisfying conclusion to the story of Diana Bishop and Matthew Clairmont.

Amon Carter museum buys million-dollar memorial painting

An 1813 still life of peaches and grapes by a pre-eminent early American painter was purchased in honor of Ruth Carter Stevenson.

New & Notable: ‘The Heist’

Author Daniel Silva’s Israeli spy, Gabriel Allon, mixes art with espionage in the latest thriller.

What’s new in bookstores

Of note: the history behind Tomlinson Hill, Jad Bell returns and a definitive biography of Neil Armstrong.