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Upcoming Events

Tweens Read 2017

10/21/2017 - 9:00AM

Want to meet your favorite author? Want to meet some new authors? Grab your friends and come to the best reading conference in Texas for tweens! But if you can’t make it, and want autographed copies of these books, let us know. There's a price list at the bottom of this page listing the books that will be for sale and their prices including tax. For details on the event schedule, please visit tweensread.com. Where: South Houston High School, 3820 Shaver Street, South Houston, TX...

Cassie Beasley

10/24/2017 - 5:00PM

What:  Cassie Beasley will sign her new book, TUMBLE AND BLUE. When:  Tuesday, October 24, 5:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX  77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Cassie Beasley for book personalization, please purchase TUMBLE AND BLUE from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your place in line. Your book and signing line ticket can...

Tough Broads Out at Night

10/24/2017 - 7:00PM

Tough Broads Book Club meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. This month's book will be The News of The World by Paulette Jiles.

Wiley Cash

10/25/2017 - 7:00PM

What:  Store favorite Wiley Cash will discuss and sign his new novel, THE LAST BALLAD. When:  Wednesday, October 25, 7:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Wiley Cash, please purchase THE LAST BALLAD from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your place in line. Your book and signing line ticket can be picked...

Storytime

10/26/2017 - 10:00AM

Storytime is every Thursday at 10:00 a.m. We read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Melanie Shankle

10/28/2017 - 11:00AM

What:  Melanie Shankle will discuss and sign her newest book, CHURCH OF THE SMALL THINGS  When: Saturday, October 28, 11:00 am Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX  77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Melanie Shankle for book personalization, please purchase CHURCH OF THE SMALL THINGS from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your place in...

Liara Tamani Debut Launch Party!

10/28/2017 - 4:00PM

What:  We're celebrating with Liara Tamani as she launches CALLING MY NAME, her debut novel for teens.  When:  Saturday, October 28, 4:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX  77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Liara Tamani for book personalization, please purchase CALLING MY NAME from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your place in...

Colin Meloy and Carson Ellis

11/01/2017 - 6:00PM

What:  Author Colin Meloy and illustrator Carson Ellis will discuss and sign their newest collaboration, THE WHIZ MOB AND THE GRENADINE KID, a novel for children. When:  Wednesday, November 1, 6:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX  77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Colin Meloy and Carson Ellis for book personalization, please purchase THE WHIZ MOB AND THE GRENADINE KID from Blue Willow Bookshop. At...

Ree Drummond, the Pioneer Woman

11/02/2017 - 5:00PM

By purchasing a book from Blue Willow Bookshop, you are not only supporting a local, independent business, but you are also showing publishers that they should continue sending authors to Blue Willow Bookshop. Think of it this way: you wouldn't bring your own beer to a bar, would you?  To thank you for supporting us and buying local, every person who purchases a cookbook from Blue Willow Bookshop in conjunction with an event will be entered into a drawing to win a cookbook of their choice...

Storytime

11/02/2017 - 10:00AM

Storytime is every Thursday at 10:00 a.m. We read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush

11/06/2017 - 7:00PM

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. THERE WILL NOT BE A WAITING LIST. In order to attend events like this, please make sure you sign up for our newsletter, which announces events as soon as tickets go on sale. What: Sisters Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush will discuss their new book SISTERS FIRST: STORIES FROM OUR WILD AND WONDERFUL LIFE. Jenna and Barbara will take attendees on a revealing, funny, and thoughtful tour behind the scenes of their lives. They’ll share never-before-told...

Anthony Romero at The Progressive Forum

11/06/2017 - 7:30PM

What:  Anthony Romero, executive director of the ACLU, will speak at The Progressive Forum.  When:  Monday, November 6, 7:30 PM Where:  Congregation Emanu El, 1500 Sunset Blvd., Houston, TX 77005 Associate Presenter: The ACLU of Texas After a three-year hiatus, The Progressive Forum is back!  Anthony Romero is the executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), the nation’s premier defender of civil liberties. Warning that...

Deb Perelman aka Smitten Kitchen

11/08/2017 - 7:00PM

By purchasing a book from Blue Willow Bookshop, you are not only supporting a local, independent business, but you are also showing publishers that they should continue sending authors to Blue Willow Bookshop. Think of it this way: you wouldn't bring your own beer to a bar, would you?  To thank you for supporting us and buying local, every person who purchases a cookbook from Blue Willow Bookshop in conjunction with an event will be entered into a drawing to win a cookbook of their choice...

Houston Audubon Event with Jennifer Ackerman

11/09/2017 - 7:00PM

Jennifer Ackerman, author of THE GENIUS OF BIRDS, will speak at an event for the Houston Audubon Society. Purchase your book ahead of time to read before Jennifer's presentation or buy one at the event! We will donate a portion of sales proceeds to Houston Audubon. When: Thursday, November 9, 7:00 PM Where: MATCH Houston, 3400 Main St, Houston, TX 77002    

Storytime

11/09/2017 - 10:00AM

Storytime is every Thursday at 10:00 a.m. We read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Mary Lindsey

11/11/2017 - 3:00PM

What:  Mary Lindsey will discuss and sign her new novel, HAVEN. When:  Saturday, November 11, 3:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX  77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Mary Lindsey for book personalization, please purchase HIDE FROM ME from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your place in line. Your book and signing line ticket can be...

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book Signing with Jeff Kinney

11/14/2017 - 4:30PM

What:  Jeff Kinney will sign the newest book, DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: THE GETAWAY When:  Tuesday, November 14, 4:30 PM Where:  Wilchester Elementary School, 13618 St. Marys Lane, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  This is a ticketed event that will include fun activities for the children who attend. In order to go through the signing line and meet Jeff Kinney, please purchase THE GETAWAY! At the link below. Each child over the age of five will need to have a ticket and each...

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book Signing with Jeff Kinney - SOLD OUT

11/14/2017 - 4:30PM

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. THERE WILL NOT BE A WAITING LIST. What:  Jeff Kinney will sign the newest book, DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: THE GETAWAY When:  Tuesday, November 14, 4:30 PM Where:  Wilchester Elementary School, 13618 St. Marys Lane, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  This is a ticketed event that will include fun activities for the children who attend. In order to go through the signing line and meet Jeff Kinney, please purchase THE GETAWAY! At the link below. Each child...

Coffee Cake Book Club

11/15/2017 - 11:00AM

Coffee Cake Book Club meets the third Wednesday of each month at 11:00 a.m. This month's book will be Lucky Boy by Shanthi Sekaran.

Storytime

11/16/2017 - 10:00AM

Storytime is every Thursday at 10:00 a.m. We read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Kwame Alexander

11/16/2017 - 5:00PM

What:  Kwame Alexander will discuss and sign his books for young people, including SOLO, his newest novel for young adults. When:  Thursday, November 16, 5:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Kwame Alexander, please purchase one of his books from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your place in line. Your...

Texas Poetry Calendar

11/17/2017 - 5:00PM

This is our signature poetry event of the year. We have hosted the wonderful poets of Texas for over a decade. Plan to come enjoy new poetry with the spirit of Texas. The calendar makes a wonderful gift for a friend or to keep yourself for your desk.  The following poets are scheduled to read: Jane Chance Stan Crawford Kelly Ann Ellis Priscilla Frake Jerry Hamby Katie Hoerth Cindy Huyser G. Mark Jodon Jean Donaldson Mahavier Wade Martin Dodie Messer Meeks David Meischen John...

Another Shade of Blue Book Club

11/18/2017 - 1:00PM

Another Shade of Blue is a monthly book club for middle school girls. This month, we'll discuss Ghosts of Greenglass House by Kate Milford.

Tough Broads Out at Night Book Club

11/28/2017 - 7:00PM

Tough Broads Book Club meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. This month's book will be Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

Storytime

11/30/2017 - 10:00AM

Storytime is every Thursday at 10:00 a.m. We read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Theta Design Weekend

12/01/2017 to 12/03/2017

Tickets to Theta Design Weekend are available here. Theta Design Weekend is a newly branded, expertly curated, 3-day home décor shopping extravaganza and interior design show at Houston’s George R. Brown Convention Center taking place December 1 – 3, 2017. Formerly known as the Theta Charity Antiques Show, the event has raised over $7 million dollars since its inception, donating hundreds of thousands of dollars annually to deserving Texas charities. This year, Theta is taking the rare...

Vice President Joe Biden American Promise Tour

12/07/2017 - 8:00PM

Vice President Joe Biden will visit Houston during his nationwide American Promise Tour! This hour long, moderated conversation on December 7 at Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land will focus on Vice President Biden’s new memoir, PROMISE ME, DAD: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose (on sale November 14th). Every ticket for this evening includes a copy of the book. VIP Packages include a signed book and a meet and greet opportunity with Vice President Biden.   Visit joebidenbook....

Storytime

12/07/2017 - 10:00AM

Storytime is every Thursday at 10:00 a.m. We read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Storytime

12/14/2017 - 10:00AM

Storytime is every Thursday at 10:00 a.m. We read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Storytime

12/21/2017 - 10:00AM

Storytime is every Thursday at 10:00 a.m. We read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Storytime

12/28/2017 - 10:00AM

Storytime is every Thursday at 10:00 a.m. We read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Coffee Cake Book Club

01/17/2018 - 11:00AM

Coffee Cake Book Club meets the third Wednesday of each month at 11:00 a.m. This month's book will be Celine by Peter Heller.

Another Shade of Blue Book Club

01/20/2018 - 1:00PM

Another Shade of Blue is a monthly book club for middle school girls. This month, we'll discuss Every Falling Star by Sungju Lee & Susan McClelland.

Tough Broads Out at Night Book Club

01/23/2018 - 7:00PM

Tough Broads Book Club meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. This month's book will be Celine by Peter Heller.

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