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Location: Houston, TX

Little Libraries

There are 13 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

500 McKinney, Houston, TX 77002
550 McKinney, Houston, TX 77002
1700 Smith Street, Houston, TX 77014
Brown Book Shop (0.6 miles)
1517 San Jacinto St, Houston, TX 77002
1500 McKinney, R2, Houston, TX 77010
1300 Victor Street, Houston, Texas 77019
5600 Fannin Street, Houston, Texas 77265-6826
2001 Montrose Blvd, Houston, Texas 77006-1299
3610 Fannin St, Houston, TX
2424 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX 77006
1050 Quitman, Houston, TX 77009
1011 Westheimer Rd., Houston, TX 77006
Libreria Espanola (1.8 miles)
620 W Alabama St, Houston, TX
Kaboom Books - (1.8 miles)
3116 Houston Ave. Houston Tx. 77009, Houston, TX 77009
1100 W. Main, Houston, TX 77006
4100 Montrose, Houston, TX 77006
110 North Milby, Houston, TX 77003
1520 Sul Ross St., Houston, TX 77006-4730
1515 Sul Ross St, Houston, TX 77006
Greg Newton Books (2.4 miles)
20 Pinedale St, Houston, TX 77006
2030 West Gray Street, Houston, Texas 77019
3100 Cleburne Street, Houston, TX 77004
3100 Cleburne Street, Houston, TX 77004
4014 Market, Houston, TX 77020

Local events

Sep
9
Poetry in the City: Featuring former three-term U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky
Houston Public Library - Julia Ideson Building, Wednesday, September 9 at 6pm
Poetry in the City

Featuring former three-term U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky.

City of Houston Mayor Annise Parker, along with Chief Operating Officer Harry

J. Hayes and Houston Public Library Director Dr. Rhea Brown Lawson, join renowned poet Robert Pinsky for a celebratory evening of poetry to launch the Favorite Poem Project-Houston, in partnership with Public Poetry. Hear readings from esteemed guests and Houstonians sharing chosen poems for the occasion. Book sale and signing to follow presentations.

About The Favorite Poem Project

The Favorite Poem Project is dedicated to celebrating, documenting and encouraging poetry's role in Americans' lives. Robert Pinsky, the 39th Poet Laureate of the United States, founded the Favorite Poem Project shortly after the Library of Congress appointed him to the post in 1997.

For more information, visit: www.favoritepoem.org.

Categories: Author Visits, all ages

Julia Ideson Building Auditorium (added from RSS Feed)
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Sep
22
7:00 pm - Booked on Crime Mystery Book Club "The Monogram Murders"
Fort Bend County Library - Sienna Branch, Tuesday, September 22 at 7pm
Join in a lively discussion of “The Monogram Murders” by Sophie Hannah. No registration required.

Categories: Book Club

Large Conference Room (added from RSS Feed)
Sep
22
7:00 pm - Book Club - Sugar Land Book Club - "The Hundred-Year House"
Fort Bend County Library - Sugar Land Branch, Tuesday, September 22 at 7pm
Join in a discussion of "The Hundred-Year House" written by Rebecca Makkai.

Categories: Book Club

Conference Room (added from RSS Feed)
Sep
24
IBM Reading Companion (Registration Closed)
Reading Companion is IBM's web-based literacy grant initiative that uses voice recognition technology to help children and adults learn how to read. This innovative software 'listens' and provides feedback, enabling emerging readers to practice reading and their English pronunciation as they acquire fundamental reading skills.

Categories: ESL/GED Class, adults

Carnegie Computer Lab (added from RSS Feed)… (more)
Sep
24
12 Noon - Book Club - Amiga Book Club
Fort Bend County Library - First Colony Branch, Thursday, September 24 at 12pm
Join in a discussion of "La Vida Te Despeina" by Angeles Mastreta. This book discussion is conducted entirely in Spanish

Categories: Book Club

Conference Room
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Sep
25
Jenny Lawson
Blue Willow Bookshop, Friday, September 25 at 6pm
What: Jenny Lawson will discuss and sign her new book, Furiously Happy.

When: Friday, September 25, 6:00 p.m.

Where: Location to come.

Admission: If you would like a priority line spot, please purchase Furiously Happy from Blue Willow Bookshop. At the time of your purchase, you will be issued a signing line card that indicates your place in line. Your book and signing line card can be picked up at the event.

If you have purchased your book elsewhere, please contact the store for a line number. Line numbers will be issued in order of date contacted (chronological order).

Ordering:

A limited number of autographed copies of this book will be available for purchase after the event. If you cannot attend the event, and would like a personalized copy of the book, please call us before the event at (281) 497-8675.

If you can't attend the event or need a copy shipped to you, you may call the store or add the appropriate book to your cart on our website. Payment type must be "CreditCard." In the order notes, add personalization details.

To place an international order, please email orders@bluewillowbookshop.com to obtain shipping details and to have items shipped to you. Staff will respond within 24-48 hours.

Location: Street: 14532 Memorial Dr City: Houston, Province: Texas Postal Code: 77079 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Oct
15
Erin Gates
Tootsies, Thursday, October 15 at unknown time
Erin T. Gates is a Boston-based interior designer, blogger, and curator of all things stylish. She began her blog, Elements of Style, in 2007 and formed her own design company, Erin Gates Design, shortly thereafter. Her work and writing have been featured in publications, such as O, The Oprah Magazine, Ladies Home Journal, House Beautiful, Boston Magazine, Inside Weddings, and Better Homes and Gardens. She is married to Andrew Gates and is mom to her two furry kids, Baxter and Oliver. They live in Boston. Visit Erin at ElementsofStyleBlog.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Oct
22
Mary Monroe
Fallbrook Church, Thursday, October 22 at 00am
Mary Monroe (added from Random House)
Oct
22
Mary Monroe
National Black Book Festival, Thursday, October 22 at 00am
Mary Monroe (added from Random House)
Nov
10
Shannon Messenger
Blue Willow Bookshop, Tuesday, November 10 at 5pm
Shannon Messenger graduated from the USC School of Cinematic Arts where she learned—among other things—that she liked watching movies much better than making them. She’s studied art, screenwriting, and television production, but realized her real passion was writing for kids and teens. She is the author of the middle grade series Keeper of the Lost Cities and the Sky Fall series for young adults. She lives in Southern California with her husband and an embarrassing number of cats. Find her online at ShannonMessenger.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Nov
12
Maria Duenas
Brazos Bookstore, Thursday, November 12 at 7pm
María Dueñas is the author of the New York Times and internationally bestselling novel The Time In Between, which was translated into twenty-five languages and inspired a successful television series under the same title, as well as the highly acclaimed The Heart Has Its Reasons. She holds a PhD in English philology and is currently a professor at the University of Murcia. Dueñas has also taught at American universities, authored several academic articles, and has participated in various educational, cultural, and editorial projects. She lives in Murcia, Spain. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Nov
20
John Connolly
Murder By The Book, Friday, November 20 at 6:30pm
John Connolly is the author of The Wrath of Angels, The Burning Soul, The Book of Lost Things, and Bad Men, among many others. He is a regular contributor to The Irish Times and lives in Dublin, Ireland. For more information, see his website at JohnConnollyBooks.com, or follow him on Twitter @JConnollyBooks. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Nov
20
John Connolly
Murder By The Book, Friday, November 20 at unknown time
John Connolly is the author of The Wrath of Angels, The Burning Soul, The Book of Lost Things, and Bad Men, among many others. He is a regular contributor to The Irish Times and lives in Dublin, Ireland. For more information, see his website at JohnConnollyBooks.com, or follow him on Twitter @JConnollyBooks. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Jan
14
Sharon M. Draper
Blue Willow Bookshop, Thursday, January 14, 2016 at unknown time
Sharon M. Draperis a New York Times bestselling author who has received the Coretta Scott King Award for both Copper Sun and Forged by Fire. Her Out of My Mind has won multiple awards and has been a New York Times bestseller for more than a year. She lives in Cincinnati, Ohio, where she taught high school English for twenty-five years and was named National Teacher of the Year. Visit her at SharonDraper.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Mar
26
Joseph Kanon
Murder By The Book, Saturday, March 26, 2016 at unknown time
Joseph Kanon is the Edgar Award–winning author of Istanbul Passage, Los Alamos, The Prodigal Spy, Alibi, Stardust, and The Good German, which was made into a major motion picture starring George Clooney and Cate Blanchett. Before becoming a full-time writer, he was a book publishing executive. He lives in New York City. (added from Simon & Schuster)
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