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Jackson Pearce & Maggie Stiefvater (illus.), PIP BARTLETT'S GUIDE TO MAGICAL CREATURES - ticketed event

Event date: 
Friday, May 8, 2015 - 6:30pm

From bestselling authors Maggie Stiefvater (Spirit Animals Book 2: Hunted and The Raven Boys series) and Jackson Pearce (Sisters Red series) comes Pip Barlett’s Guide to Magical Creatures, an exciting new middle-grade series full of magical creatures, whimsical adventures, and quirky illustrations. Join Red Balloon as we welcome these beloved and bestselling authors!



DATE: Friday, May 8
TIME: 6:30 pm
PLACE: Red Balloon Bookshop


This event is free and open to the public, but a ticket is required to enter the signing line. Tickets may be obtained by purchasing Pip Bartlett’s Guide to Magical Creatures for $16.99 (+ tax) from Red Balloon Bookshop or any book of equivalent value from the store*. Discounts do not apply. One ticket per person; those younger than 12 may be accompanied by an adult. Tickets can be purchased in-store or over the phone by calling 651-224-8320. See store hours.

At the time of your purchase, you will be assigned a ticket within a signing group. This indicates your place in the signing line. Directly following the presentation on May 8, signing groups will be called up to wait in line. Tickets and books may be picked up beginning Tuesday, April 28 (the book’s release date) through the day of the event.

Signing Guidelines: In addition to Pip Bartlett’s Guide to Magical Creatures, each ticket holder may have an additional 3 books signed per author, for a total of 4 books signed by each author. These additional books may be brought from home or purchased from Red Balloon Bookshop. If time allows, ticket holders may have the chance to re-enter the signing line to have additional books signed.

Photography Guidelines: Video and flash photography are not permitted during this event. Photos without flash are allowed and encouraged; however, due to time restrictions, photos in the signing line may be limited to “unposed” photos only. A Red Balloon team member will be on hand to help take your photo while you meet the author.

CAN'T MAKE IT? If you'd like a personalized book but are unable to make the event, please call us at 651-224-8320 to pre-pay and we'll have one or more copies signed and reserved for you or shipped anywhere in the United States.

Have a question, concern, or special need? Read our Author Event FAQs!

*updated 5/5/15


Pip Bartlett's Guide to Magical Creatures (Pip Bartlett #1) By Maggie Stiefvater, Jackson Pearce Cover Image
Email or call for price.
ISBN: 9780545709262
Published: Scholastic Press - April 28th, 2015

Sisters Red (Fairy Tale Retelling) By Jackson Pearce Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316068673
Availability: Not on our shelves now. Usually ships in 4-7 business days from warehouse.
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 5th, 2011
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The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle, Book 1) By Maggie Stiefvater Cover Image
ISBN: 9780545424936
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call our store for up-to-the-minute stock availability.
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - July 30th, 2013
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