We have two big, exciting news items to report!
And second, Jim’s Ghost Story signing tour has been announced!
Book Release Event — Q&A and Signing:
Unity Temple on The Plaza, Sanctuary
707 W 47th Street
Kansas City, Missouri
July 26, 2011, at 7:00 PM
Requires a $27.95 ticket (includes one Hardcover copy of Ghost Story, one Stamped Admission Ticket, and one Guest Ticket if needed). We recommend you buy your ticket early! Details at their website:
Wedesday, July 27th, 7:00 PM
Anderson’s Bookshop Naperville
123 W Jefferson Ave
Naperville, Illinois 60540
NOTE: While a ticket is not required to attend the Q&A, if fans want to get anything signed, they will need to purchase a copy of Ghost Story at the hosting bookstore to get a signing line ticket. Pre-purchase your copy of Ghost Story at Anderson’s Bookshop in person or by phone at 630-355-2665. Note also that Seating is limited, and is on a first come-first served basis.
Thursday, July 28, 2011, 7:00 PM
2900 Peachtree Road NE Suite 310
Atlanta, GA 30305
Friday, July 29, 2011, 7:00 PM
Books & Company
The Greene Shopping Center
4453 Walnut Street
Beavercreek, OH 45440
NOTE: Signing line numbers are given out beginning at 6 pm. Please show your Books & Co receipt for Ghost Story to get a line number.
Saturday, July 30, 2011, 2pm:
161 Lexington Green Cir # B1
Lexington, KY 40503
NOTE: Line tickets required and available with the purchase of Ghost Story, available July 26th. Presale vouchers and line tickets available June 13th. A limited number of VIP tickets are available for Gives Back members.
Monday, August 1, 2011, 7:00 PM
B&N Tysons Corner Mall
Tysons Corner Center
7851 L. Tysons Corner Center
McLean, VA 22102
Tuesday, August 2, 2011, 6:00 PM
97 Warren Street
New York, NY 10007
Wednesday, August 3, 2011, 7:00 PM:
Harvard COOP B&N
1400 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02138
Find details about the signings and coordinate with fellow fans on the forum.
We also wanted to remind you that more cool stuff is headed your way soon! The second of five Ghost Story sample chapters will be posted June 21st. Also, Ellen Datlow’s The Naked City anthology, which contains Jim Butcher’s short story “Curses,” hits stores July 5th! Preorder it in our store. And while you’re at it, you can preorder Ghost Story in hardcover, audio CD, or Kindle format!
And don’t forget to preorder an Alera map poster signed by Jim Butcher and artist Priscilla Spencer in the Virtual Signing, which ends June 28th!