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Upcoming Events

Tough Broads Out at Night

02/28/2017 - 7:00PM

Tough Broads Book Club meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. This month's book will be Only Love Can Break Your Heart by Ed Tarkington.

Blue Willow Up Close: Jon Agee

03/02/2017 - 5:00PM

What:  Jon Agee will discuss and sign his newest picture book for children, LIFE ON MARS, as part of our series Blue Willow Up Close, which allows readers to ask authors and illustrators how they create their books. When:  Thursday, March 2, 5:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX  77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Jon Agee for book personalization, please purchase LIFE ON MARS from Blue Willow Bookshop...

Storytime

03/02/2017 - 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.

V. E. Schwab

03/02/2017 - 7:00PM

What: V.E. Schwab will discuss her newest novel, A CONJURING OF LIGHT. When: Thursday, March 2, 7:00 pm Where: Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission: In order to go through the signing line and meet V.E. Schwab for book personalization, please purchase A CONJURING OF LIGHT 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 up at the...

Robin Preiss Glasser

03/07/2017 - 5:00PM

What: Robin Preiss Glasser will share her new FANCY NANCY book, NANCY CLANCY, LATE BREAKING NEWS! When: Tuesday, March 7, 5:00 pm Where: Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission: In order to go through the signing line and meet Robin Preiss Glasser for book personalization, please purchase NANCY CLANCY, LATE BREAKING NEWS! 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...

Storytime

03/09/2017 - 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.

Coffee Cake Book Club

03/15/2017 - 11:00AM

Coffee Cake Book Club meets the third Wednesday of each month at 11:00 a.m. This month's book will be When We Meet Again by Kristin Harmel.

Storytime

03/16/2017 - 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.

Kathy Hepinstall

03/20/2017 - 7:00PM

What: Kathy Hepinstall will discuss and sign THE BOOK OF POLLY, her new novel. When: Monday, March 20, 7:00 pm. Where: Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission: In order to go through the signing line and meet Kathy Hepinstall for book personalization, please purchase THE BOOK OF POLLY 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 up...

Will Schwalbe

03/21/2017 - 7:00PM

What: Will Schwalbe will discuss and sign his book BOOKS FOR LIVING. When: Tuesday, March 21, 7:00 pm. Where: Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission: In order to go through the signing line and meet Will Schwalbe for book personalization, please purchase BOOKS FOR LIVING 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 up at the event...

Educators' Night with Leopoldo Gout

03/22/2017 - 5:00PM

What:  Join us for an Educators’ Night with Leopoldo Gout, author of the novel GENIUS: THE GAME. Leo will talk a bit about his work and sign books and we’ll talk about our favorite upcoming books and you’ll have a chance to leave with bags of Blue Willow goodies! When:  Wednesday, March 22, 5:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  Please RSVP to Educators’ Night by emailing Cathy Berner, our events coordinator. About the...

Storytime

03/23/2017 - 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.

Another Shade of Blue

03/25/2017 - 1:00PM

Another Shade of Blue is a monthly book club for middle school girls. This month, we'll discuss THE FORGETTING by Sharon Cameron.

Jennifer Hamburg

03/25/2017 - 3:00PM

What:  We’ll celebrate with Jennifer Hamburg as she launches her new novel for children, HAZY BLOOM AND THE TOMORROW POWER. When:  Saturday, March 25, 3:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Jennifer Hamburg, please purchase HAZY BLOOM AND THE TOMORROW POWER from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your place...

Wiliam Geroux at the Houston Maritime Museum

03/25/2017 - 2:00PM

What:  We are delighted to partner with the Houston Maritime Museum to bring author William Geroux to Houston. He will discuss and sign his book THE MATHEWS MEN: SEVEN BROTHERS AND THE WAR AGAINS HITLER’S U-BOATS. When:  Saturday, March 25, 2:00 pm Where:  Houston Maritime Museum, 2204 Dorrington Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030. Admission:  Admission is $5.00 per person, but is free for members of the museum, active duty military, veterans and children under the age of 12....

Tough Broads Out at Night

03/28/2017 - 7:00PM

Tough Broads Book Club meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. This month's book will be Imagine Me Gone by Adam Haslett.

Storytime

03/30/2017 - 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.

TeenBookCon

04/01/2017 - 9:00AM

Mark your calendars for the eighth annual TeenBookCon, the amazing festival that connects teen readers with authors! A complete line up of authors and the schedule for the day can be found at the TeenBookCon website.

Joy the Baker

04/06/2017 - 7:00PM

What:  Joy Wilson (aka Joy the Baker) will discuss and sign her newest cookbook JOY THE BAKER OVER EASY. When:  Thursday, April 6, 7:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Joy the Baker, please purchase JOY THE BAKER OVER EASY 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...

Storytime

04/06/2017 - 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.

Another Shade of Blue

04/08/2017 - 1:00PM

Another Shade of Blue is a monthly book club for middle school girls. This month, we'll discuss THE LITTLE WHITE HORSE by Elizabeth Goudge.

Tom Angleberger

04/08/2017 - 2:00PM

What:  Tom Angleberger will discuss and sign his novel ROCKET AND GROOT: KEEP ON TRUCKIN'! When:  Saturday, April 8, 2:00 PM Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Tom Angleberger, please purchase ROCKET AND GROOT: KEEP ON TRUCKIN'! 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...

Cinda Williams Chima

04/11/2017 - 7:00PM

What: Cinda Williams Chima will discuss and sign SHADOWCASTER, her new novel for young adults. When: Tuesday, April 11, 7:00 pm. Where: Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission: In order to go through the signing line and meet Cinda Williams Chima for book personalization, please purchase SHADOWCASTER 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...

Storytime

04/13/2017 - 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.

Stu Gibbs

04/17/2017 - 5:00PM

What:  Stu Gibbs will discuss and sign his novel PANDA-MONIUM, the latest in his FunJungle series. When:  Monday, April 17, 5:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Stu Gibbs, please purchase PANDA-MONIUM 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...

Margaret Peterson Haddix

04/18/2017 - 5:00PM

What:  Margaret Peterson Haddix will discuss and sign her novel for children, IN OVER THEIR HEADS. When:  Tuesday, April 18, 5:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Margaret Peterson Haddix, please purchase IN OVER THEIR HEADS 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...

Becky Albertalli, Katie Cotugno and Sara Zarr

04/19/2017 - 7:00PM

What: YA authors Becky Albertalli, Katie Cotugno and Sara Zarr will visit the shop to talk about their new books for teens.  When: Wednesday, April 19, 7:00 pm Where: Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission: In order to go through the signing line and meet the authors for book personalization, please purchase one of the author’s books from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, you will receive a signing line ticket that indicates your place...

Coffee Cake Book Club

04/19/2017 - 11:00AM

Coffee Cake Book Club meets the third Wednesday of each month at 11:00 a.m. This month's book will be Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave.

Storytime

04/20/2017 - 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.

Cool Brains! with Dianne K. Salerni

04/23/2017 - 3:00PM

Dianne K. Salerni visits Houston as part of Inprint’s “Cool Brains” series. Doors open at 2:30 pm, and the event starts at 3 pm. About the Author: Dianne K. Salerni attended the University of Delaware, where she earned her bachelor's degree in elementary education, and then went on to earn a master's in language arts education at the University of Pennsylvania. She was an elementary school teacher for over twenty years and has also written several books, including We Hear the Dead and The...

Storytime

04/27/2017 - 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.

Meta Strauss

04/29/2017 - 3:00PM

What: Meta Strauss will share and sign her novel, SAVING EL CHICO.  When: Saturday, April 29, 3:00 pm Where: Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission: In order to go through the signing line and meet Meta Strauss for book personalization, please purchase SAVING EL CHICO 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 up at the...

Independent Bookstore Day

04/29/2017 - 9:30AM

Celebrate our independence with us!  Special items only available at indie stores, cake, and giveaways throughout the day.

Rachel Cohn

05/04/2017 - 7:00PM

What:  Rachel Cohn will be in conversation with our dear friend and author Jennifer Mathieu as she discusses and signs KILL ALL HAPPIES, her new novel for teens. When:  Thursday, May 4, 7:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Rachel Cohn, please purchase KILL ALL HAPPIES from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that...

Gail Carson Levine

05/04/2017 - 5:00PM

What:  Gail Carson Levine will discuss and sign her newest novel THE LOST KINGDOM OF BAMARRE. When:  Thursday, May 4, 5:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Gail Carson Levine, please purchase THE LOST KINGDOM OF BAMARRE 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...

Storytime

05/04/2017 - 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

05/11/2017 - 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

05/18/2017 - 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

05/25/2017 - 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

06/01/2017 - 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

06/08/2017 - 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

06/15/2017 - 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

06/22/2017 - 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

06/29/2017 - 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

07/06/2017 - 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.

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