Houston Teen Book Con 2014


Our 5th annual TeenBookCon is going to be the best yet! This nationally recognized event is a great opportunity for teens and other fans of YA literature to interact with a variety of authors and graphic novelists.

The fantastic librarians and educators who make up the executive committee are working hard to make this a day you will never forget. Once you see this line-up of rock stars, you will start making your plans to attend.

For a schedule of the event, visit teenbookcon.org

Where: Alief Taylor High School, 7555 Howell Sugar Land Road, Houston, TX 77083

When: Saturday, April 26, 9:30 – 5:00

We will have 28 authors and graphic novelists attending the festival this year:

Keynote Speaker:

Laurie Halse Anderson

Lauri Halse Anderson - The Impossible Knife of Memory

Closing Speaker:

Matt de la Pena

Matt de la Peña - The Living


Mini Grant Contest

The author who sells the most books through Blue Willow Bookshop to people who will NOT be able to attend the festival will have a mini grant named for them that will be awarded to a librarian, selected at random, who attends TeenBookCon. Get a signed copy from one of your favorite authors and help a librarian get a mini grant!


If you can't attend the event and want a PERSONALIZED 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."

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.

In order to ensure fulfillment the deadline for web orders is 5:00 p.m. Thursday April 24.

Event date: 
Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 9:30am
Event address: 
Alief Taylor High School
7555 Howell Sugar Land Road
77083 Houston