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Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 5:00pm

Lindsay K. Bandy writes historical and contemporary young adult fiction as well as poetry. She lives in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, with her husband, two daughters, and two cats, and currently serves as the co-regional advisor of the Eastern Pennsylvania region of Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.

About The Nemesis and the Swan:
From her prison cell in revolutionary Paris, nineteen-year-old aristocrat Hélène d'Aubign recalls the events that led her to choose between following in her parents' unforgivable footsteps or abandoning the man she loves.

Friday, November 27, 2020 - 10:30am

Yes!  there is STORYTIME on Friday, November 27@10:30am

Join us on Miss Anastasia Joy’s Instagram, celebrating with San Antonio kindergarten teacher Johana Hernandez, who just self-published a children’s book, “I Am a Gift and I Have Many Gifts,” lives in public housing and says her book’s words are what she needed to hear as a child. We look forward to sharing her beautiful story with our TwigTwiglets (hint hint which would make a wonderful holiday gift for anyone looking for some share positivity this holiday season) 

Saturday, November 28, 2020 - 11:00am

Tana Holmes is an award-winning thirty-year professional educator, a mom, and a nature lover. As an author, her work with The History Tree Series is intended to empower the adult reader to share amazing events with their little audience in a fun way. Mrs. Holmes' work is endorsed by parents, artists, teachers, and librarians who feel that the concept of an ancient tree story teller is creative, entertaining, and engaging. As more volumes in the series debut, she anticipates an opportunity to reach children globally with their own local celebritree story teller.

Sunday, November 29, 2020 - 12:00pm

David is a writer whose articles have appeared in several national magazines.  A graduate of the University of Texas at San Antonio, he is a historian and teacher.  Pastimes include canoeing and collecting Southwestern art.

Friday, December 4, 2020 - 10:30am

Going live on Instagram Fridays at 10:30 on Miss A's Instagram account!

Instagram live streams are best viewed on a mobile phone or tablet device using the Instagram app. For instructions on how to view an Instagram story click here!


About Us

The Twig Book Shop began its evolution in San Antonio in 1972.  Currently located at the former Pearl Brewery on the Museum Reach of the Riverwalk, The Twig provides newly released books for children and adults as well as award-winning classics.  The space at Pearl has become a venue for local and national poets and authors.  The Twig makes books available for book clubs, schools, and conferences. The Texana collection makes The Twig a destination for history lovers near and far.

Hard cover, soft cover, and even electronic books can be purchased through our website which accesses a national distributor for independent bookstores.  Electronic books, or e-books, can be downloaded from our website through Kobo.  We welcome and appreciate your physical and/or virtual patronage.



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