Hear dePaola read from his latest opus and get his John Hancock on a copy of your own at 10:30 a.m. today. Blue Willow Bookshop, 14532 Memorial Drive. For information, call 281-497-8675 or visit www.bluewillowbookshop.com. Free.
Tomie dePaola will also sign books at 4 p.m. at the Childrens Museum of Houston, 1500 Binz. For information, call 713-523-0701 or visit www.brazosbookstore.com. Admission includes two tickets and a copy of Brava, Strega Nona! A Heartwarming Pop-up Book. (No museum member discounts.) $29.99.
Fri., Nov. 21, 4 p.m., 2008