Bethany Hegedus

Unfortunately, Bethany Hegedus is ill and not traveling today, so we have postponed this event. When the new date is set, we will post on our website, as well as Facebook and Twitter.

What:  Bethany Hegedus will discuss and sign her newest picture book for children, BE THE CHANGE: A GRANDFATHER GANDHI STORY.

When:  Saturday, November 19, 4:00 pm

Where:  Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX  77079

Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Bethany Hegedus for book personalization, please purchase BE THE CHANGE 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:

Bethany Hegedus is the author of BETWEEN US BAXTERS and TRUTH WITH A CAPITAL T, as well as the coauthor of GRANDFATHER GANDHI. She owns The Writing Barn, a writing workshop and retreat center in Austin, Texas. She teaches widely and speaks across the country. Visit her online at

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 to obtain shipping details and to have items shipped to you. Staff will respond within 24-48 hours.


Event date: 
Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 4:00pm
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Be the Change: A Grandfather Gandhi Story Cover Image
ISBN: 9781481442657
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - August 30th, 2016

In this breathtaking companion to the award-winning Grandfather Gandhi, Arun Gandhi, with Bethany Hegedus, tells a poignant, personal story of the damage of wastefulness, gorgeuously illustrated by Evan Turk.

At Grandfather Gandhi’s service village, each day is filled, from sunrise to sunset, with work that is done for the good of all.