Kate DiCamillo


What:  Kate DiCamillo will discuss and sign her newest book, A PIGLET NAMED MERCY.

When:  Thursday, April 18, 5:00 pm

Where:  Wilchester Elementary School, 13618 St Marys Ln, Houston, TX 77079

Admission:  In order to go through the signing line and meet Kate DiCamillo, please purchase A PIGLET NAMED MERCY 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. Kate will personalize copies of A PIGLET NAMED MERCY and will sign two backlist titles per person.

About the Creators:

Kate DiCamillo is the beloved author of many books for young readers, including the Mercy Watson and Deckawoo Drive series. Her books Flora & Ulysses and The Tale of Despereaux both received Newbery Medals. A former National Ambassador for Young People's Literature, she lives in Minneapolis.


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 this book, please call us before the event at (281) 497-8675, or add the book to your cart on our website and add personalization details in the order notes. Payment type must be "CreditCard." Shipping will be charged if you want the book shipped to you. If you cannot attend the event and prefer in-store pick up, please pick up your unclaimed book(s) within a month of the event date. After that date, your book will be donated to a Houston-based literacy organization.

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

Event date: 
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
Wilchester Elementary School
13618 St Marys Lane
Houston, TX 77079