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TxLA 2016 — Tuesday Events

We hope you’ve arrived safely in Houston so you can come visit us in the Macmillan adult booth #1544 when the exhibits open. We’ve got lots of great giveaways for you, including:

THE STAR-TOUCHED QUEEN by Roshani Chokshi
CAN YOU KEEP A SECRET? by R.L. Stine
THE MEMORY OF THINGS by Gae Polisner
IF I WAS YOUR GIRL by Meredith Russo
YA books from Rainbow Rowell (plus coloring covers!)

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Macmillan Library @ TxLA 2016 (Booth #1544)

YEEHAW! We can’t wait to spend springtime with you in Houston at the Texas Library Association Annual Conference next month! Peruse the program early, then join us in the exhibit hall at booth #1544 for some great galley giveaways and also at the events below (all are free unless otherwise noted):

Wednesday, April 20

Opening Author Session with Carolyn Haines
12:00 noon-1:50pm
Hilton Americas-Houston Hotel, 1600 Lamar St. | Lanier Grand Ballroom ABC, level 4
Tickets required*

Powerful women telling stories: now that’s a true feast of narrative and performance talent. Two-time Grammy winner Rita Coolidge and acclaimed writers Laura Lippman and Carolyn Haines (ROCK-A-BYE BONES) discuss their recent works, life, and creative inspiration. Enjoy a fun and thought-provoking luncheon with a book signing to follow.

*Tickets are $40 and must be purchased by Friday, April 8, through pre-registration.

Texas Tea: Meet and Greet with YA Authors
4:00-5:20pm
Hilton Americas-Houston Hotel, 1600 Lamar St. | Ballroom of Americas ABC, level 2
Tickets required*

Join us for the fifth annual Texas Tea, the premier event for YA literature enthusiasts, featuring several authors including David Levithan (YOU KNOW ME WELL). Librarians stay put as authors move from table to table sharing stories over tea and cookies.

*Tickets are $30 and must be purchased by Friday, April 8, through pre-registration.

Thursday, April 21

In-booth signing with David Levithan
11:00am-12:00 noon
George R. Brown Convention Center | Booth #1544

David Levithan will sign complimentary copies of his YA novel, YOU KNOW ME WELL. Quantities are limited. Librarians only, please.

Friday, April 22

Talia + Anne - cats pajamas editBook Buzz: The New Books Are Coming
8:00-9:50am
George R. Brown Convention Center | Room 370 A-F

Come hear Anne “sweet teeth” Spieth highlight her favorite forthcoming Macmillan titles at this popular annual book buzz featuring representatives from several publishing houses.

Can’t be there in person? Follow the action on Twitter at @TxLA and #txla16.
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