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Maggie Stiefvater, THE RAVEN KING

Event date: 
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:30pm

Follow the ley lines back to the bookstore: Maggie Stiefvater is returning to Red Balloon Bookshop for the fourth and final installment of the Raven Cycle, The Raven King!  Have your questions answered, enjoy Raven Boys trivia, sport your Aglionby attire, meet other fans, and get your books signed!

***SPECIAL “BRING-A-FRIEND” OFFER***  Are you pumped for The Raven King, but know someone who still NEEDS to start this series? If you purchase a copy of The Raven King from Red Balloon, you may purchase a paperback OR HARDCOVER copy of The Raven Boys for your friend for 50% off. Plus, we’ll give you and your friend signing tickets to meet Maggie at the event! For the special price, you must purchase the two books at the same time by calling or coming into Red Balloon. (“Bring-a-Friend” offer not valid for online orders.) Bring your friend to the store, or have them pay you back later!  If you hate to pass up a good deal, consider donating a copy to a teacher or librarian.

Ticket Info: This event is free and open to the public but a ticket is required to enter the signing line.  

A ticket may be acquired by purchasing or pre-ordering any one of Maggie Stiefvater’s Raven Cycle books (The Raven King, The Raven Boys, The Dream Thieves, Blue Lily, Lily Blue) from Red Balloon Bookshop. Books and tickets may be purchased in store, over the phone by calling 651-224-8320, or online at  If purchasing online, please request a ticket in the “Notes” field. Online ticket requests will be honored through 8pm on Tuesday, May 3.  Bring-a-Friend offer does not apply to online orders. Tickets and books will be available at the event, but advance purchase is recommended.

At the time of your purchase, you will be assigned a ticket number. This indicates your place in the signing line. Directly following the presentation on May 4, ticket numbers will be called up to wait in line.  Tickets and books may be picked up beginning Tuesday, April 26 (the book’s release date) through the day of the event.

Signing Guidelines:  In addition to the Raven Cycle book purchased from Red Balloon, each ticket holder may have an additional 3 books signed by Maggie Stiefvater, for a total of 4 books.  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.

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The Raven King (the Raven Cycle, Book 4) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780545424981
Availability: Not on our shelves now. Usually ships in 1-5 business days from warehouse.
Published: Scholastic Press - April 26th, 2016