Local author and friend of the store Shannon Messenger is the New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author of the award-winning middle grade series, Keeper of the Lost Cities, as well as the Sky Fall series for young adults. Her books have been featured on multiple state reading lists, published in numerous countries, and translated into many different languages. In Legacy the eighth book in the Keeper of the Lost Cities series, illusions shatter—and Sophie and her friends face impossible choices.
Shannon is joined in conversation with local author Jessica Kim. Jessica's debut middle grade novel, Stand Up, Yumi Chung! is a Indies Introduce Debut pick, and an irresistible story about an aspiring stand-up comedian whose one lie snowballs into a full-blown double life. It is available for pre-order.
How to order books & tickets:
This is a ticketed event. Priority tickets to the signing line are given only with the purchase of LEGACY from Mysterious Galaxy. Tickets are numbered, indicating your place in the signing line, and are sold on a first-come basis. You may purchase your book online, in-store, or over the phone, but all books must be paid in full in order to recieve a ticket.
- Books must be paid for in full. ‘Pay in store’ is not an option for event books and your order will be canceled.
- Note your intent to attend in the comments section at checkout.
- The cut off date for book personalizations is 12:00pm DECEMBER 18TH.
You'll be able to pick up your book and ticket from Mysterious Galaxy the day the book is published, NOVEMBER 5TH at 10:00 AM.
The event itself is free and open to the public. Events normally consist of the author speaking about their book and answering question for 30 to 40 minutes followed by the book signing. Seating is first-come first-serve 30-40 minutes before the start of the event and tickets are for the signing line. Please read through our FAQ for arrival times, book limitations, and other details. Contact a Mysterious Galaxy bookseller at 858-268-4747 for any questions.