Monday, August 10, 2015

Monday Roundup: August 10 - 16!

Bookish events in Texas for the week of August 10 - 16, 2015: 

Special Events:
The Great Fables Wake, Austin, August 14 - 16

Monday, August 10:
Apparently everyone is reading at home today. You can read in public, though, if you'd like.

Tuesday, August 11:
Fort Worth
B&N - Hulen, Julia Heaberlin discusses and signs Black-Eyed Susans, 7PM  

Wednesday, August 12:
BookPeople, City of Austin Archivist MICHAEL C. MILLER speaking & signing Austin's First Cookbook: Our Home Recipes, Remedies and Rules of Thumb, 7PM

Cheer Up Charlies, Five Things presents: The Teen Years with readings by MEG FREITAG, ASHER PRICE, DIANA LYNN SMALL, TIMOTHY WILLIS SANDERS and STEPHANIE NOLL (bring a few dollars or gently-used books for Old Books for New Teachers), 7:30PM

Dallas Yoga Center, David H. Wagner will discuss Backbone: The Modern Man’s Ultimate Guide to Purpose, Passion and Power, 6PM

Highland Park United Methodist Church, Paula McLain presents Circling the Sun, 7PM

Komali Restaurant, Jenny Block will discuss O Wow! at a book launch party, 7PM
The Wild Detectives, Artist and author Roger White presents The Contemporaries, 7:30PM

Brazos Bookstore, Summer of Shakespeare: The Tempest (with Houston Shakespeare Festival), 7PM

North Richland Hills
North Richland Hills Public Library, Behind the Book: Lunch with Paula McClain, 12PM

Thursday, August 13:

El Paso
Brazos Bookstore, Fady Joudah & Anis Shivani discuss and sign OTHERS WILL ENTER THE GATES, 7PM

Murder By the Book, Linda Fairstein will sign and discuss Devil's Bridge, 6:30PM

Friday, August 14:

River Oaks Bookstore, Matt Minor reads and signs The Representative, 5PM

Saturday, August 15:

Stillman House Museum, Debra Winegarten signs Oveta Culp Hobby, 12PM

College Station

B&N - Lincoln Park,  Ali Novak signs Heartbreakers, 3PM

Dallas Museum of Art - Horchow Auditorium, Oral Fixation: Best of Season 4, 8PM

Fort Worth
Fort Worth Public Library - Central Branch, local authors of children's and YA lit sell and sign their books, 1PM

Last Concert Cafe, Transcendent Zero Press Summer Shindig 2015: Dru Watkins promoting his first collection BEING BEYOND RECONFIGURATION, performance poet and publisher BGK, Sharon O, Hawaiian spoken word artist, and Beat poet PW Covington, 7:30PM

Irving Public Library - Valley Ranch, Author Visit with Varsha Bajaj, 7PM

Half Price Books, local author J.C. Hulsey will sell and sign his Christian Western books from The Travelers series, 1PM

Round Rock
B&N - La Frontera, E.C. Murray signs A Long Way From Paris, 2PM

San Antonio
B&N - San Pedro, New Writers' Event: local authors present their new books, 1PM

The Twig Book Shop, Patti Brooks discusses and signs Murder in Montgomery, 11AM

Sugar Land
First Colony Library, Houston Writers House: Matt Minor Workshop, 10:30AM
B&N - Woodlands Mall, Brenda Moore signs What's Done in the Dark Shall Come to the Light, 2PM

Sunday, August 16:
B&N - Lincoln Park, Jennifer Drez to read and sign Good Night Dallas, 3PM

Half Price Books, local children’s author David D. Dye, Sr. will sell and sign his children’s books The World’s Strongest Human and Beneath the Reading Tree, 1PM

San Antonio
BiblioTech, Tinta Digital Pachanga with Gemini Ink: celebrate literary education and outreach with Poet Laureate of  Texas Carmen Tafolla, Poet Laureate of San Antonio Laurie Ann Guerrero, Andrea "Vocab" Sanderson and George Garza + FOOD, 2PM

The Twig Book Shop, Blake Adams discusses and signs Blind, But Now I See, 11AM

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