Sunday, April 4, 2010

TeenBookCon is coming to Houston

Houston TeenBookCon April 10, 2010

Booklovers all over Houston have a reason to celebrate! Librarians in the greater Houston area who want to celebrate and promote reading by connecting teens with authors have organized TeenBookcon.

Author Sharon Draper will be the keynote speaker at the event. Also speaking and signing are Elizabeth Eulberg, Beth Fantaskey, Gayle Forman, Marjetta Geerling, Paula Morris, Judson Roberts, Jon Skovron, and Cynthia Leitich Smith. Graphic novelists Shawn and Matt Fillbach, Jimmy Gownley, Terry Moore, and George O’Connor will also be at the event.

Greater Houston TeenBookCon, to be held at Alief Taylor High School, 7555 Howell‐Sugar Land Rd, Houston, TX 77083 from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 10. The event is free and will be promoted throughout the Greater Houston area and across several counties.

Blue Willow Bookshop is the official bookseller of TeenBookCon. All featured authors’ books will be available for purchase. Buy books at the festival and have them signed by your favorite authors at the end of the day!

For more information visit: http://www.teenbookcon.org

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