Friday, April 11, 2014

He Said, She Said Tour with Wendelin Van Draanen & Mark Huntley Parsons 4/12 @ 2pm

Did you watched Flipped? Have you read the Sammy Keyes series? Was Running Dreams your favorite book on the Lonestar list last year? Are you a drummer? Do you work with your spouse and want to strangle them?

If any of these things sound like you, then you MUST come to this event! Wendelin Van Draanen is the award winning author of the Sammy Keyes series, Flipped, the Running Dream, and many other books and her husband, Mark Huntley Parsons, author of the book Road Rash, work out of the same home office, write books, and share their wisdom with unsuspecting crowds at book stores around the country. Come out and join the fun! 

They will be at the Book Spot at 2pm.  Feel free to bring existing books of theirs that you have to get signed.  We will have some copies you can buy too!  Find the Facebook event here:

Friday, April 4, 2014

Susan Wittig Albert - Death Come Quickly - 4/5 @ 2pm

Susan Wittig Albert is coming to celebrate the launch of the latest China Bayles novel, Death Come Quickly, at the Book Spot on Saturday April 5 @ 2pm.  Susan is always one of our best and biggest book talks.  We will ask Susan to talk for a little bit about her writing, then open things up for some questions and finally sign some books!  We will see you at 2!

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

YABFest Presents: Sara Larson - Defy 3/24 @ 6:30pm

We are excited to partner with the Young Adult Book Festival to bring in author Sara Larson with her new YA Fantasy, Defy!  She will be in on Monday March 24 @ 6:30pm to discuss the book, her journey into authordom, and to answer your questions.  Please join us in welcoming her to Texas. 

If you can't make the event, but would like a signed copy, you can call the shop or click here:

You can find the facebook event here:

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Rachel Caine - Price of Shadows Tour - 2/5 @ 6:30p

We've loved Rachel Caine for years for her Morganville Vampires series, not to mention the Weather Warden and other Urban Fantasy series.  Now she is coming to The Book Spot on Wednesday February 5 at 5:30 to launch her new book, Prince of Shadows, A Novel of Romeo and Juliette. 
The reviews that we have heard have said this book is a must read.  Our bloggers have been going bonkers for it!  You should come hear Rachel talk about Prince of Shadows and maybe get some scoop on the Morganville Series news! 

For more information, check our facebook event here:!/events/632589866806364/ 

If you can't make it, but would still like a signed copy of the book, find it in our online shop here:

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

M.A. (Melissa) Marr - Loki's Wolves - 1/30 @ 6:30p

We are excited to have Melissa Marr join us to talk about Loki's Wolves on Thursday Jan 30th at 6:30! I spoke with her on Monday and this will just be the third book signing that she has been able to do!  Hopefully we can get her to dish a little Wicked Lovely Movie info too!

Loki's Wolves is a Middle Grade (Grade 4 and Up) Fantasy Adventure based in the Norse Mythology (think Loki and Thor).  Fans of the Percy Jackson Series and PJ Hoover's Emerald Tablet will LOVE this series!  Additionally, Melissa is best known for her YA series, Wicked Lovely and also writes Adult Paranormal Fantasy.  This is an event that will be fun for the WHOLE FAMILY!

You can get more details for the event on our Facebook Event at:

If you can't make it to the event, but still want to get copies signed, you can call us OR shop on our new on-line store.  Poke around for Melissa's books and more here:

Jodi Meadows & Brodi Ashton HUGE Release EVENT 1/28 @ 6:30pm

In January of 2014 two of our favorite trilogies come to an end.  We contacted publishers, we stalked people on twitter, we campaigned and campaigned, we begged, we pleated, and then ALL OF OUR WILDEST DREAMS CAME TRUE! Both Brodi Ashton AND Jodi Meadows will be here (on Jodi's release day!!) to release their books, both book 3 in their trilogy, out into the wild.  Now, we really want to share this with you!

On January 28, Jodi Meadows and Brodi Ashton will be at the Book Spot to talk about their series and the final books.  We will have ALL of the books here for sale and signing by the authors.  This will be one of the most fun events that you have ever come to, I promise! 

If you can't make the event, but want to get a signed copy, please check out our new on-line store here:

Need to get more info on the event or RSVP? Check out our facebook event here:!/events/196910547176384/

WEATHER UPDATE - The weather has cleared here at the store and the books have all made it in, the signing will go on as scheduled!  Please come on down and join us for this great event.

Friday, January 3, 2014

Happy New Year!

Join us in welcoming 2014 to the Book Spot!  This year will be full of great events, fantastic new reads and all kinds of great opportunities!  We thank you for helping make 2013 amazing and we hope we will all find ways to make 2014 even better!