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Books-A-Million to Welcome Bestselling Author Ransom Riggs on Thursday, Jan. 16

January 10, 2020 GMT

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 10, 2020--

New York Times bestselling author Ransom Riggs will debut “The Conference of the Birds,” the fifth novel in Ransom Riggs’s Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children series, on Thursday, Jan. 16 at 7 p.m. at Homewood Theatre located at 752 Brookwood Village in Birmingham, Alabama. Guests will enjoy a meet-and-greet session, followed by the book signing.

The new arc of the Miss Peregrine series launched readers into the previously unexplored world of American peculiars, one bursting with new questions, new allies and new adversaries. Now, with enemies behind him and the unknown ahead, Jacob Portman’s story continues as he takes a brave leap forward into “The Conference of the Birds.”

Attendees are encouraged to join in the costume contest and dress in a costume fitting the world of the Peculiars for the chance to win prizes.

Tickets start at $25 and are available here. Attendees can select from three available tiers:

Books-A-Million will provide additional copies of “The Conference of the Birds” available for purchase at the event. For more information visit www.booksamillion.com.

ABOUT BOOKS-A-MILLION

Books-A-Million, headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, is the second largest bookseller in the United States. Books-A-Million began over 100 years ago in 1917 as a newsstand in Florence, Alabama and now operates over 200 stores in 32 states and online at booksamillion.com. As Books-A-Million’s market presence has grown, the goal has remained the same: to serve each community with the best selection of books, toys, games and entertainment, all at great prices. Find the nearest Books-A-Million at booksamillion.com/storefinder. Follow Books-A-Million on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest to discover shelf inspiration, new releases, gifts and more.

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CONTACT: Jill Frank

BRAVE Public Relations

404.233.3993

jfrank@emailbrave.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA ALABAMA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: RETAIL ENTERTAINMENT OTHER RETAIL BOOKS

SOURCE: Books-A-Million

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