Bestselling Minnesota author Jacqueline West (The Books of Elsewhere) returns to Red Balloon Bookshop in St. Paul to celebrate the release of A Storm of Wishes! In the spellbinding sequel to The Collectors, eleven-year-old Van Markson embarks on a quest full of magic and adventure to rescue his best friend from a dangerous wish collector. Join Jacqueline for a reading, Q&A, book signing, and celebratory cake!
All are welcome at this author event which will be best appreciated by kids and adults ages 8 and up.
Jacqueline West is the author of the award-winning middle grade series The Books of Elsewhere. The first book in that series, The Shadows, received several starred reviews and state award nominations, and it was a New York Times bestseller. She has also written short fiction and has received honors for her poetry, including two Pushcart nominations, a Rhysling Award nomination, and a Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Prize. She is also the author of The Collectors. She lives in Red Wing, Minnesota, with her husband, son, and dog.