Mark Oshiro & Tor Teen present Own Your Magic


This year, Mark Oshiro is going on a virtual tour to promote their latest book, EACH OF US A DESERT! They will be in conversation with TJ Klune (THE EXTRAORDINARIES) and Bethany C. Morrow (A SONG BELOW WATER).


Monday, September 21st at 7pm CDT.


This event will be held on Zoom and each ticket will have its own secure link to the event. You can register for the event on Eventbrite here or by purchasing one of the authors' books below.

Event & Ticket Guidelines:

This is a ticketed event. Each ticket admits one household.

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.

FREE tickets give access to the Zoom webinar ONLY.

PAID tickets include a hardcover copy of EACH OF US A DESERT, a signed bookplate and a limited edition print!

You can pick up your book at the shop from September 15th or choose to have it shipped to you.

Book + In-store Pick Up: $20

Book + domestic shipping: $30

Book + International shipping: $55

If you want to order THE EXTRAORDINARIES or A SONG BELOW WATER you can do so below by adding the appropriate book to your cart. If you order THE EXTRAORDINARIES, you will receive an exclusive button, and if you order A SONG BELOW WATER, you will receive an exclusive enamel pin.

Follow us on social media @bluewillowbooks, and keep checking this event, for further information and updates as the event approaches.


(Only if you DO NOT WANT TO ATTEND the event. Ordering a book below will NOT admit you to the virtual event and will NOT get you a signed bookplate):

Please call us before the event at (281) 497-8675, or add the book to your cart on our website. Payment type must be "CreditCard." Shipping will be charged if you want the book shipped to you. If you 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.

International Shipping is $35.

Event date: 
Monday, September 21, 2020 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Each of Us a Desert Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250169211
Availability: Usually Ships in 4-7 Days
Published: Tor Teen - September 15th, 2020

From award-winning author Mark Oshiro comes a powerful coming-of-age fantasy novel about finding home and falling in love amidst the dangers of a desert where stories come to life

The Extraordinaries Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250203656
Availability: Usually Ships in 4-7 Days
Published: Tor Teen - July 14th, 2020

An Indie Bestseller!
An Indie Next Pick!
A Gold Nautilus Book Award Winner!

Some people are extraordinary. Some are just extra. New York Times bestselling author TJ Klune's YA debut, The Extraordinaries, is a queer coming-of-age story about a fanboy with ADHD and the heroes he loves.

Staff Pick Badge
A Song Below Water: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250315328
Availability: Usually Ships in 4-7 Days
Published: Tor Teen - June 2nd, 2020

Bethany C. Morrow's A Song Below Water is the story for today’s readers — a captivating modern fantasy about Black sirens, friendship, and self-discovery set against the challenges of today's racism and sexism.

In a society determined to keep her under lock and key, Tavia must hide her siren powers.