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SLCL Presents Author and Golden Globe-Winning Actor Chris Colfer

Press Release

Friday, June 13, 2014 - 10:00a.m.
The St. Louis County Library Foundation’s Reading Garden Event Series presents a special night with acclaimed performer and young adult literary sensation Chris Colfer. Author of the phenomenally popular Land of Stories series, Colfer will discuss and sign the latest installment, “The Land of Stories: A Grimm Warning.”
The event will take place at Library Headquarters (1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd.) on Tuesday, July 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the Main Reading Room. (Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Early arrival is highly recommended.)
Tickets go on sale June 16 and can be purchased online through Brown Paper Tickets . Tickets will be available for purchase in-person at Library HQ on June 18. Seating will be offered on a first come, first served basis. Call 314-994-3300 for more information.
Chris Colfer is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and Golden Globe-winning actor. He was honored as a member of the TIME 100, Time magazine's annual list of the one hundred most influential people in the world, and his books include “Struck By Lightning: The Carson Phillips Journal,” “The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell,” and “The Land of Stories: The Enchantress Returns.”
Colfer’s “The Land of Stories” series brings readers on a thrilling quest filled with magic spells, laugh-out-loud humor, and page-turning adventure. In “A Grimm Warning,” Conner and Alex Bailey must join forces with their friends and enemies to save the Land of Stories. But nothing can prepare them for the coming battle...or for the secret that will change the twins' lives forever.
GENERAL TICKET $18 - Admits ONE and includes ONE copy of "The Land of Stories: A Grimm Warning"
Admits ONE child and ONE adult (18+) and includes ONE copy of "The Land of Stories." (Both adult and child must be present at time of admission. An adult may accompany more than one child but each child will need his or her own KID'S TICKET.)
The program will include a brief Q&A and a book signing. Additional books will be available for purchase at the event from Barnes & Noble. Each ticket holder can purchase up to 8 copies of “The Land of Stories” books to be autographed—2 of which can be older books in the series.  There will be NO books from home, NO personalization, NO posed photographs, and NO signed memorabilia.
St. Louis County Library Foundation’s Reading Garden Event Series hosts free family events with authors and musicians. Sponsors include Commerce Bank, Companion, and the Sara Guth Costigan Memorial Fund.