Kwame Alexander

What: Newbery award winning author Kwame Alexander will celebrate literacy and discuss his newest book, BOOKED.

 When: Thursday, April 21, 6:00 pm

Where: James Hogg Middle School, 1100 Merrill St, Houston, TX 77009

Admission: In order to go through the signing line and meet Kwame Alexander for book personalization, please purchase one of his books 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 can be picked up at the event.

About the Author:

Kwame Alexander has written seventeen books, owned several publishing companies, written for television (TLC's Hip Hop Harry), recorded a CD, performed around the world, produced jazz and book festivals, hosted a weekly radio show, worked for the U.S. government, and taught in a high school. Recently Kwame was a visiting writer in Brazil and Africa. He resides in the Washington, DC, area, where he is the founding director of Book-in-a-Day (BID), a program that teaches and empowers teenagers to write and publish their own books.

Ordering:

A limited number of autographed copies of these books 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.

Pre-Ordering:

If you plan to attend the event, please feel free to pre-order your books below. In order to better serve you and provide the correct books to you, please fill in the required fields as you order. Any questions? Contact orders@bluewillowbookshop.com.

 

Event date: 
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 6:00pm
Event address: 
James Hogg Middle School
1100 Merrill Street
Houston, TX 77009
$17.95
SKU: 9780735842205_S

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SKU: 9780544570986_S

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$16.99
SKU: 9780544107717_S

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