Kimberly Willis Holt | The Ambassador of Nowhere Texas

What:

Kimberly Willis Holt will join us to celebrate the launch of her new book The Ambassador of Nowhere Texas

  • This event is free to attend, but registration is required. You can register for the event here. Once you register, you will receive an invitation to join the event.
  • NOTE: Because this is a virtual event that will be hosted on Zoom, you will need access a computer or other device that is capable of accessing the internet at a sufficient bandwidth. If you have not used Zoom before, don't worry: It's easy! Here's a quick reference guide to help you get oriented: Getting Started with Zoom

When:

Tuesday, January 12, 2021, 5:00pm Central time

We work hard to bring events to our community for free, because connecting readers with authors is central to our mission. But these programs are not free for us to put on! If you’re interested in attending this event, we hope you’ll consider purchasing a copy of The Ambassador of Nowhere Texas from our bookshop.  Your support is critical to keeping us here and offering events like this, and we hope to do that for many years to come. As a special thank you, we will include a bookplate signed by Kimberly!

Blue Willow Bookshop expects all participants to maintain an atmosphere of respect and fairness. Any comments or questions that violate this standard of behavior including any form of harassment, may, at the discretion of the organizers, be immediately removed.

About the Author:

Kimberly Willis Holt is the acclaimed author of many award-winning novels, including The Ambassador of Nowhere TexasThe Lost Boy's Gift, Blooming at the Texas Sunrise Motel, Dear Hank Williams, The Water Seeker, My Louisiana Sky, and When Zachary Beaver Came to Town, winner of the National Book Award for Young People's Literature. She is also the author of the popular Piper Reed chapter book series and several picture books. Holt lives in Texas.

Ordering:

Payment type must be "CreditCard." Shipping will be charged if you want the book shipped to you. If you'd prefer to use our curbside pickup program, we ask that you please collect your book(s) within one month of the event date. After that date, your book will be donated to a Houston-based literacy organization.

International shipping will be $35.00.

Event date: 
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
The Ambassador of Nowhere Texas Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250234100
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - January 12th, 2021

Kimberly Willis Holt's The Ambassador of Nowhere, Texas is a stunning post-9/11 companion to the National Book Award-winner When Zachary Beaver Came to Town.