Monday, June 22, 2015

Monday Roundup: June 22 - 28

Bookish events in Texas for the week of June 22 - 28, 2015: 

Special Events:
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Exhibition, Austin, February 10 - July 6

Humanities Texas Special Exhibition: Shakespeare, Longview, May 15 - July 25

Western Writers of America Convention, Lubbock, June 23 - 28

Writers' League of Texas Agents and Editors Convention, Austin, June 26 - 28

9th Annual Austin African American Book Festival, June 27

Monday, June 22:
Austin

Spider House Cafe & BallroomAustin Poetry Slam, 8PM

Dallas
Visit Addison, H.W. Brands presents Reagan: The Life, 6:30PM

Fort Worth
San Antonio

Kettle Arts, Pegasus Reading Series featuring Texas poets Mark Allen Jenkins, Les Kay, Megan Peak and Caitlyn Prior, 7PM

Houston
Avant Garden, Write About Now poetry night with MetaFour Houston (open mic following), 7:30PM

Brazos Bookstore, Summer of Shakespeare: Macbeth, 7PM

Murder By the Book, Anne Flett-Giordano will sign and discuss Marry, Kiss, Kill, 6:30PM

Thursday, June 25:
Austin

Rosewood Crescent Hotel, Adrian Wooldridge presents The Great Disruption, 6:30PM

The Wild Detectives, Katherine reads and signs Happiness for Beginners, 7:30PM

Houston
Brazos Bookstore, Dasha Kelly reads and signs ALMOST CRIMSON, 7PM

Contemporary Arts Museum, Steven Evans discusses and signs The Number One Song In Heaven, 6:30PM

Murder By the Book, Ingrid Thoft will sign and discuss her second book, Brutality, 6:30PM

Hurst
B&N - NE Mall, Book Reading and Signing With Author Michael Koep: The Invasion of Heaven Part One of The Newirth Mythology, 4PM

Lubbock
B&N, Book Signing: The Big Drift by Patrick Dearing, 1PM

McKinney
El Dorado Country Club, Adrian Wooldridge will discuss The Great Disruption: How Business Is Coping in Turbulent Times, 12PM

Sachse
Sachse Public Library, Garland Symphony Orchestra Kids Notes Program, 11AM

San Antonio
The Twig Book Shop, Randy Fritz reads and signs Hail of Fire: A Man and His Family Face Natural Disaster, 7PM

Friday, June 26:
Murder By the Book, Don Winslow will sign and discuss The Cartel, 6:30PM

Ovations, Shelley Auer Schneider: Love Letters with readings by Chip Schneider, 8PM

Silver Street Studios, Writespace Indiegogo Birthday Party, 7PM

Mount Pleasant
Mount Pleasant Public Library, Ann Weisgarber will sign The Promise, 6PM

San Antonio
The Twig Book Shop, Katherine Center reads and signs Happiness for Beginners, 6PM

Saturday, June 27:
Arlington
Arlington Public Library - Southeast Branch, Symphony Arlington Kids Notes Program, 10:30AM

Austin
Austin Books & Comics, Lance Schibi and Austin Green sign For the Title: Championship Wish Edition, 11AM

B&N - Arboretum, Nery Roman signs The Inability to See the Other Side of Reality!, 2PM

BookPeople, Bestselling Author KATHERINE CENTER speaking & signing Happiness for Beginners, 3PM

Bullock Museum, Texas Readers Theater Series: Fredrick Douglass readings with Sandra Mayo, 2PM

Scholz Garten, Edgar Award Winning Author GARY CARTWRIGHT speaking & signing The Best I Recall: A Memoir, 3PM

Bedford
Half Price Books, Dawn Griffith will sell and sign her children’s book That Makes Me So Mad, 1PM

Cedar Hill
B&N - Hillside Village,Trent Brown II signs 3T Chronicles Talbert the Chef, 1PM

B&N - Hillside Village, Gwendolyn McNutt signs Angels Never Die A true story of love, loss, and faith, 2PM

Dallas
Oak Cliff Cultural Center, Verse and Rhythm with featured poets King Shakur and Javon R, 7PM

The Wild Detectives, DALLAS NOIR – OAK CLIFF WILD LITERARY FESTIVAL #1  Featuring: Matt Bondurant, Catherine Cuellar, Ben Fountain, Suzanne Frank, Daniel Hale, Fran Hillyer, Harry Hunsicker, Kathleen Kent and Merritt Tierce, 5:30PM

Houston
Half Price Books - Westheimer/Montrose, Jason O’Neal Williams will sell and sign his comic character books from the J.B.3 series, 1PM

River Oaks Bookstore, Anetral Hall reads and signs Revelations: The Untold Truth, 4PM

Hurst
B&N - NE Mall, Book Signing With Kathleen M. Rodgers: The Final Salute, 1PM

Lubbock
B&N, Ralph Estes signs My Own Story: The Autobiography of Billy the Kid, 2PM

Marfa
Marfa Book Company, Randa Jarrar reads from A Map of Home, 6PM

Plano
B&N - Creekwalk Village, Michael Koep signs Leaves of Fire Part Two of the Newirth Mythology, 2PM

San Antonio
The Twig Book Shop, Sarah Cortez reads and signs Goodbye, Mexico: Poems of Remembrance, 7PM

Southlake
B&N - Towne Square, Lauri Casey signs Annabelle's Shining Moment, 11:30AM

Tyler
B&N, Scharlotte Celestine signs Kingdom Way, 1PM

The Woodlands
B&N - Woodlands Mall, William Chesser signs Dog Wars, 2PM

Sunday, June 28:
College Station
B&N, Robert Shearer signs Swift, 2PM

Dallas
B&N - Preston/Royal, Michael Koep signs Leaves of Fire, 2PM

Houston
Brazos Bookstore, AFA/Brazos Collaboration Concert: readings and music featuring Gulf Coast editor Christopher Brean Murray, Benjamin Rybeck, Todd Frazier and Hugh Lobel, 4PM

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