Markus Zusak


What: Award-winning author Markus Zusak will discuss and sign BRIDGE OF CLAY, his new novel.

When: Thursday, October 18, 7:00 pm

Where: Westchester Academy, 901 Yorkchester Drive, Houston, TX 77079

Admission:  This is a ticketed event. Visit Brown Paper Tickets to purchase a ticket to the event. Your ticket will admit one person, and each ticket includes a copy of BRIDGE OF CLAY. You can choose to have your ticket mailed to you or to print it out at home. In either case, bring your ticket to the event. When you check in at the event, you will receive your copy of BRIDGE OF CLAY as well as a card that indicates your place in the signing line which will take place after the presentation.

We recognize that some of you may have purchased a copy of BRIDGE OF CLAY elsewhere or may not want to keep the copy that comes with each ticket. Therefore, Blue Willow Bookshop will collect copies that you may wish to donate and will ensure that they are given to Texas schools or public libraries.

Markus Zusak is the author of the extraordinary international bestseller The Book Thief and I Am the Messenger, an LA Times Book Award Finalist and Printz Award Honor book. He lives in Sydney, Australia, with his wife and children.

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.

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Event date: 
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Westchester Academy
901 Yorkchester Drive
Houston, TX 77079