Mystery writer to speak at USCB author series

Mystery writer Tamar Myers will be the featured author at the University of South Carolina Beaufort Lunch With Author series at noon Thursday at Port Royal Golf Club on Hilton Head Island. Myers' new book, "The Witch Doctor's Wife," is a theme departure from her previous 30-plus novels as it relies on her own experience growing up in the Belgian Congo with parents who were missionaries to a tribe of headhunters. Cost is $42, which includes lunch. Registration is required. Details: Jo Ann Kingsley, 843-521-4147, kingsley@uscb.edu