Julia Spencer Fleming will discuss her new book, “Through Evil Days,” the eighth installment in a murder mystery series pairing Episcopal priest Clare Fergusson and Police Chief Russ Van Alstyne. This time, the couple is out to solve a double homicide at a farmhouse while working 24/7 to find a child, missing from the home, who has a serious medical condition.

WHEN: Noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday

WHERE: Rines Auditorium at Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square

HOW MUCH: Free

INFO: 871-1700, Ext. 723; [email protected]