Ransom Riggs - THE CONFERENCE OF THE BIRDS

Ransom Riggs, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children, comes to New Orleans to present his new book.

Please join us for a fun and exciting evening with Young Adult author Ransom Riggs when he comes to New Orleans on tour with his new book, THE CONFERENCE OF THE BIRDS.

Independent New Orleans bookstore Octavia Books proudly brings you this event in the Louise S. McGehee School auditorium.

Tickets are required

Each Gold Ticket admits one and will be exchanged for one free copy of THE CONFERENCE OF THE BIRDS. Gold tickets also include a VIP early-entry meet-and-greet with an opportunity for a posed Polaroid photo with Mr. Riggs that he will sign (5:40pm-6:00pm), pre-event activity stations (6:00pm-6:45pm), event presentation (7:00pm-8:00pm), and first priority in the signing line following the presentation and a special swag pack. ONLY 20 GOLD TICKETS ARE BEING ISSUED.

Each Silver Ticket admits one and will be exchanged for one free copy of THE CONFERENCE OF THE BIRDS and includes pre-event activity stations (6:00pm-6:45), event presentation (7:00pm-8:00pm), swag items, and entry to the signing line following the presentation.

The Program

  • 5:40 PM – meet & greet for GOLD attendees begins
  • 6:00 PM – doors to activities open to GOLD/SILVER attendees
  • 6:30 PM – doors to seating open for all attendees
  • 6:45 PM – activity stations close
  • 7:00 PM – event itself begins with Ransom
  • 8:00 PM – Signing line begins

You are encouraged to come in costume and SHARE YOUR PECULIAR MEMORIES! Dressed in your Miss Peregrine best? Share you photo on Instagram and you could WIN A RANSOM RIGGS TOUR PRIZE PACK!   Simply post your photo to Instagram before 1/27/2020 and tag @PenguinTeen with #RansomRiggsTour and #Sweepstakes, and you could be one of 13 lucky winners of a Ransom Riggs Tour Prize Pack!


About The Conference of the Birds

“Do you trust me?”

An instant bestseller, A Map of Days 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, the next installment of the beloved, bestselling Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children series.


Ransom Riggs is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children novels. Riggs was born on a farm in Maryland and grew up in southern Florida. He studied literature at Kenyon College and film at the University of Southern California. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, bestselling author Tahereh Mafi, and their family.


 
 
 
 
 

Event date: 

Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 7:00pm

Event address: 

Louise S. McGehee School 2343 Prytania Street, New Orleans, LA 70130

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