Red Balloon Bookshop is thrilled to welcome bestselling and award-winning author Mary E. Pearson back to St. Paul with her new book Vow of Thieves! Full of danger, deception, and romance, Vow of Thieves is the thrilling sequel to last summer's Dance of Thieves. Join Mary along with local YA fantasy author Joanna Hathaway (Dark of the West) for a conversation about books, writing, adventure, romance, and more! This event is free and open to the public, but a signing ticket is required to enter the signing line.
Mary E. Pearson is the author of many novels for teens, including the New York Times-bestselling Remnant Chronicles and the acclaimed Jenna Fox Chronicles. She writes full-time from her home in Carlsbad, California.
Joanna Hathaway is an avid storyteller and history buff. She loves traveling the globe, flying in airplanes, and is forever a “horse girl.” Born in Montréal, Hathaway now resides in Minnesota. Dark of the West is her debut novel.
Signing Tickets: A ticket is required to enter the signing line and may be obtained in one of two ways:
1. Pre-Sale (online only): Purchase your hardcover book & ticket package, or signing ticket via the buttons below to receive place of priority in the signing line. Pre-sale runs through 4pm on Thursday, Aug 8, the date of the event.
2. Day Of: Beginning at 5pm on the date of the event, make a purchase of $5 or more from Red Balloon Bookshop to receive a signing ticket.
Signing Guidelines: Directly following the conversation and audience Q&A with Mary E. Pearson and Joanna Hathaway, guests will be invited to stand in line to have books signed. Guests with a signing ticket may have an unlimited number of books signed by either or both authors, time allowing. Books may be purchased new for the event, or brought from home. Your support of Red Balloon is appreciated!