Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Monday Roundup! August 4 - 10

Bookish events in Texas for the week of August 4 - 10, 2014:

Special Events:
Literary Inspirations: The Art of Carl Köhler, Houston Central LibraryJuly 28 - September 19, 2014 

Texas Writers Exhibition, Montgomery County Memorial Library, August 1 -31

Gonzales County Jail Museum and THMD Visitor Center, Voces Americanas: Latino Literature in the United States Exhibition, August 4 - 29

Monday, August 4:
Austin
BookPeople, Austin Authors JESSE SUBLETT & BROADUS SPIVEY speaking and signing
Broke, Not Broken, 7PM

Houston
Blue Willow BookshopJennifer Armentrout will kick off her tour for OPPOSITION, the fifth book in the LUX series, 7PM

Tuesday, August 5:
Every Tuesday night at Spiderhouse, poetry, score cards and cash prizes come together for an evening of competitive art.

Dallas
Belo Mansion, Marja Mills will appear in conversation with Talmage Boston, 12PM

Fort Worth
Westminster Presbyterian ChurchTim Madigan, long-time reporter with the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and author of I’m Proud of You: My Friendship with Fred Rogers, 6:30PM

Houston
Brazos Bookstore, Houston History debuts its summer digital edition, “Southeast Houston: From Pastures to South Park to MLK.” 7PM

Pasadena
B&N - Fairway Market, Meet Colleen Hoover: Ugly Love A Novel, 7PM

San Antonio
B&N, San Pedro, Sun Poets' Society Open Mic Poetry, 7PM

Wednesday, August 6:
Liberty Bar, Book Swap Happy Hour with Gemini Ink, 5PM

Thursday, August 7:

Fort Worth
Fort Worth Public Library - Central BranchGlen Rose, Texas author Bob Reed will read from, discuss, sell and sign copies of the "The Red-Winged Blackbird", 6PM

Friday, August 8:
Houston
Murder by the Book, Deborah Harkness will sign and discuss The Book of Life, 6:30PM

San Antonio
San Antonio Museum of Art, Debra Monroe Reading & SouthWord Festival Wrap Party, 6:30PM

Viva! Bookstore3 Secrets for Creating a Life You LOVE!, 1:30PM


Saturday, August 9:
Austin
BookPeople, SCBWI MEETING : ALTERNATE PUBLISHING OPTIONS, 10am

BookPeople, New York Times Bestselling Author DEBORAH HARKNESS speaking & signing The Book of Life: A Novel (All Souls Trilogy), 4PM

Brave New Books, Alliance of Austin Agorist 8th Networking Party, 6PM

Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, FLOR DE NOPAL LITERARY FESTIVAL 2014 Welcome Gathering & Writing Workshop led by Ire’ne Lara Silva: “Spirited Away: Writing Yourself Back”, 1PM

Resistencia Bookstore, The Possibilities of Mud:  A Reading and Book Signing with Poet Joe Jiménez, 7PM

Bellaire
Bellaire City Library, David Falloure: Author of Sheer Will: The Story of the Port of Houston and the Houston Ship Channel, 2:30PM

Cedar Hill
B&N - Uptown Village, Signing With B.J. Farmer: Child of the South Dakota Frontier, 1PM


Garland
B&N - Firewheel Mall, Rachel Caine:Daylighters (Morganville Vampires Series #15), 3PM

Houston
B&N - River Oaks, Get Pop-Cultured: Tides of Possibility by Houston Writers' Guild, 2PM
Blue Willow BookshopNatalia Sylvester will discuss and sign CHASING THE SUN, her debut novel, 4PM

Murder by the Book, Elizabeth Little will sign and discuss Dear Daughter, 4:30PM

Round Rock
B&N - La Frontera, Kathy Duval: Take Me to Your BBQ, 2PM

San Antonio
Gemini Ink, Finding Structure in Tension: The Personal Essay/Memoir with Debra Monroe, 10AM

The Twig Book ShopPresentation and Discussion with Author John Barr, Loathing Lincoln: An American Tradition from the Civil War to the Present, 3PM

Viva! Bookstore, Spiritual Meditation and Workshops with Karl Fleddermann DSS, 10AM

South Padre Island

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