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Upcoming Events

Storytime

01/23/2020 - 10:00AM

Join us each Thursday as we read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Tough Broads Out at Night Book Club

01/28/2020 - 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 Distance Home by Paula Sanders.

Storytime

01/30/2020 - 10:00AM

Join us each Thursday as we read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Bookworm 2020

02/01/2020 - 9:30AM

Begun in 2014, the Bookworm Festival is a fun morning at Jersey Valley High School that celebrates emerging readers, and those who write for them. Librarians and language arts teachers from across Houston comprise the steering committee for this event. Their goal is to connect emerging readers with authors to foster the joy of reading. This year's festival features a variety of authors and illustrators of picture books and early readers! The full lineup of authors attending Bookworm...

Jeanine Cummins

02/03/2020 - 7:00PM

What:  Jeanine Cummins will appear to discuss and sign AMERICAN DIRT, her new novel. When:  Monday, February 3, 2020, 7:00pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Jeanine Cummins for book personalization, please purchase AMERICAN DIRT 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...

Erin Hunter

02/04/2020 - 5:00PM

What: Erin Hunter will discuss and sign her new novel THE SPIRIT EATER, the newest book in the BRAVELANDS series. When:  Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 5:00 pm Where:  Meadow Wood Elementary School, 14230 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Erin Hunter for book personalization, please purchase Erin Hunter from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your...

Storytime

02/06/2020 - 10:00AM

Join us each Thursday as we read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Robert Jacobus

02/08/2020 - 11:00AM

What: Robert Jacobus will share his book, Black Man in the Huddle: Stories from the Integration of Texas Football. When: Saturday, February 8, 2020 11:00 am Where: Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission: In order to go through the signing line and meet Robert Jacobus for book personalization, please purchase Black Man in the Huddle from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your place in line....

Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed

02/12/2020 - 7:00PM

What:  Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed will discuss and sign YES NO MAYBE SO, their new novel. When:  Wednesday, February 12, 2020, 7:00pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed for book personalization, please purchase YES NO MAYBE SO from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your...

Storytime

02/13/2020 - 10:00AM

Join us each Thursday as 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 Book Club

02/15/2020 - 10:00AM

Another Shade of Blue is a monthly book club for middle school readers. This month, we'll discuss Some Places More Than Others by RenĂ©e Watson.

Coffee Cake Book Club

02/19/2020 - 11:00AM

Coffee Cake Book Club meets the third Wednesday of each month at 11:00 a.m. This month's book will be The Wildlands by Abby Geni.

Kathleen West

02/20/2020 - 7:00PM

What:  Kathleen West will discuss and sign MINOR DRAMAS AND OTHER CATASTROPHES, her new novel. When:  Thursday, February 20, 2020, 7:00pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Kathleen West for book personalization, please purchase MINOR DRAMAS AND OTHER CATASTROPHES from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your...

Storytime

02/20/2020 - 10:00AM

Join us each Thursday as we read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Tough Broads Out at Night Book Club

02/25/2020 - 7:00PM

Tough Broads Book Club meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. This month's book will be Just After the Wave by Sandrine Collette.

Storytime

02/27/2020 - 10:00AM

Join us each Thursday as we read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Vanessa Roeder

02/29/2020 - 11:00AM

What:  Vanessa Roeder will share and sign her picture book THE BOX TURTLE. When:  Saturday, February 29, 2020, 11:00 am Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Vanessa Roeder for book personalization, please purchase THE BOX TURTLE 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...

Isaac Fitzgerald

03/04/2020 - 5:00PM

What:  Isaac Fitzgerald will discuss and sign his new picture book HOW TO BE A PIRATE. When:  Wednesday, March 4, 2020, 5:00pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Isaac Fitzgerald for book personalization, please purchase HOW TO BE A PIRATE from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your place in line. Your...

Storytime

03/05/2020 - 10:00AM

Join us each Thursday as we read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Amanda Eyre Ward

03/05/2020 - 7:00PM

What:  Amanda Eyre Ward will appear to discuss and sign THE JETSETTERS, her new novel. When:  Thursday, March 5, 2020, 7:00pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Amanda Eyre Ward for book personalization, please purchase THE JETSETTERS 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...

Another Shade of Blue Book Club

03/07/2020 - 10:00AM

Another Shade of Blue is a monthly book club for middle school readers. This month, we'll discuss Here in the Real World by Sara Pennypacker.

Cassandra Clare

03/07/2020 - 1:00PM

What: Cassandra Clare will discuss and sign CHAIN OF GOLD, her new book. When: Saturday, March 7, 2020, 1:00 pm Where: Spring Forest Middle School auditorium,14240 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  This is a ticketed event. Visit Brown Paper Tickets to purchase a ticket to the event. Each ticket includes a copy of CHAIN OF GOLD. You can choose to have your ticket mailed to you or to print it out at home. In either case, bring your ticket to the event. When...

Ally Carter

03/10/2020 - 5:00PM

What:  Our dear friend Ally Carter will discuss and sign THE WINTERBORNE HOME FOR VENGEANCE AND VALOR, her new novel for middle grade readers. When:  Tuesday, March 10, 2020, 5:00pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Ally Carter for book personalization, please purchase THE WINTERBORNE HOME FOR VENGEANCE AND VALOR from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we...

Lyssa Kay Adams

03/10/2020 - 7:00PM

What:  Lyssa Kay Adams will appear in conversation with Ally Carter to discuss her new novel UNDERCOVER BROMANCE. When:  Tuesday, March 10, 2020, 7:00pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Lyssa Kay Adams for book personalization, please purchase UNDERCOVER BROMANCE from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates...

Martha Hall Kelly

03/11/2020 - 7:00PM

What:  Martha Hall Kelly will discuss and sign her novel LOST ROSES. When:  Wednesday, March 11, 2020, 7:00pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Martha Hall Kelly for book personalization, please purchase LOST ROSES 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

03/12/2020 - 10:00AM

Join us each Thursday as 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

03/18/2020 - 11:00AM

Coffee Cake Book Club meets the third Wednesday of each month at 11:00 a.m. This month's book will be House of Gold by Natasha Solomons.

Storytime

03/19/2020 - 10:00AM

Join us each Thursday as we read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Anne Bogel

03/23/2020 - 7:00PM

What: Anne Bogel will discuss and sign her book DON'T OVERTHINK IT. When:  Monday, March 23, 2020, 7:00 pm Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX  77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Anne Bogel for book personalization, please purchase DON'T OVERTHINK IT 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

03/26/2020 - 10:00AM

Join us each Thursday as we read stories, sing songs, and do an art activity. The themes change weekly. This storytime is great for toddlers and preschoolers.

Stu Gibbs and James Ponti

03/26/2020 - 5:30PM

What: Stu Gibbs and James Ponti will discuss and sign their new novels, TYRANNOSAURUS WRECKS and CITY OF SPIES. When:  Thursday, March 26, 2019, 5:30 pm NOTE EVENT TIME. Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77079 Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Stu Gibbs and James Ponti, please purchase one of their books from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, we will issue a signing line ticket that indicates your...

Another Shade of Blue Book Club

04/18/2020 - 10:00AM

Another Shade of Blue is a monthly book club for middle school readers. This month, we'll discuss A Home for Goddesses and Dogs by Leslie Connor.

Tough Broads Out at Night Book Club

04/28/2020 - 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 Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo.

Another Shade of Blue Book Club

05/02/2020 - 10:00AM

Another Shade of Blue is a monthly book club for middle school readers. This month, we'll discuss Shadow School #1: Archimancy by J. A. White.

Coffee Cake Book Club

05/20/2020 - 11:00AM

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

Tough Broads Out at Night Book Club

05/26/2020 - 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 Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker.

VIP Reception with Mikel Jollett

05/30/2020 - 6:00PM

What: This is a VIP Reception with Mikel Jollett that includes a book talk, Q&A, and book signing. When: Saturday, May 30, 2020, 6:00 pm Where: The House of Blues, 1204 Caroline St, Houston, TX 77002. Admission:  This is a ticketed event. YOU MUST PURCHASE BOTH A TICKET TO THIS EVENT AS WELL AS THE AIRBORNE TOXIC EVENT CONCERT IN ORDER TO ATTEND. Your ticket will admit one person, and each ticket includes a copy of HOLLYWOOD PARK: A MEMOIR. You can choose to have your ticket...

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