Fierce Reads

Fierce Reads 2016

Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 6:00 p.m.

Red Balloon Bookshop and Washington County Library are proud to present the fall Fierce Reads Minnesota Tour stop with authors Kami Garcia, Marissa Meyer, Emma Mills, and Caleb Roehrig. Join us for a panel discussion with these four great authors, Q&A, backlist trivia, and more! This event will be held at R.H. Stafford Library in Woodbury.

TICKET INFO: This event is free and open to the public, but a signing ticket is required to enter the signing line. You can get a signing ticket in one of two ways:

  1. Advance signing tickets may be obtained by purchasing The Lovely Reckless by Kami Garcia, This Adventure Ends by Emma Mills, Last Seen Leaving by Caleb Roehrig, or preordering Heartless by Marissa Meyer from Red Balloon Bookshop. Discounts do not apply. Books can be purchased in-store, over the phone by calling 651-224-8320, or online at See store hours. If purchasing online, please request a ticket in the "notes" field.
  2. Signing tickets will also be handed out at the door to guests upon arrival at the event on October 6.
Book purchase is not required to obtain a signing ticket, though advance purchase is recommended. Advance signing tickets will be given to guests who purchase the listed books from Red Balloon Bookshop. Your support of Red Balloon is appreciated!

Advance tickets and books may be picked up at the store beginning Tuesday, October 4th, through Wednesday, October 5th, with the exception of Heartless, for which bookplates will be provided.

Tickets and books will also be available at Will Call at R.H. Stafford Library on Thursday, October 6th, beginning at 5:30 p.m.

LOCATION DETAILS: This event will be held at R.H. Stafford Library at Central Park, 8595 Central Park Place, Woodbury, MN 55125. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; event start time is 6:00 p.m.

SIGNING GUIDELINES: At the time of your book purchase, or upon your arrival at the event you will be assigned a ticket number. This indicates your place in the signing line and will allow you to have books signed by all 4 authors. Directly following the panel discussion and Q&A on Oct 6th, signing number holders will be called up to wait in line.

The authors will sign an unlimited number of books purchased at the event or from Red Balloon Bookshop. *However, due to time restrictions, guests may have only 1 book brought from home signed by each author.

PHOTOGRAPHY GUIDELINES: 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 authors.

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 or visit 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 Red Balloon Bookshop's Author Event FAQs!

Emma Mills

This Adventure Ends

Kami Garcia

The Lovely Reckless

Caleb Roehrig

Last Seen Leaving

Marissa Meyer