Books-A-Million to Welcome Bestselling Author Ransom Riggs on Thursday, Jan. 16

Fans can enjoy “The Conference of the Birds” book signing and meet-and-greet

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#RansomRiggsNew York Times bestselling author Ransom Riggs will debut “The Conference of the Birds,” the fifth novel in Ransom Riggs’s Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children series, on Thursday, Jan. 16 at 7 p.m. at Homewood Theatre located at 752 Brookwood Village in Birmingham, Alabama. Guests will enjoy a meet-and-greet session, followed by the book signing.

The new arc of the Miss Peregrine series 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.”

Attendees are encouraged to join in the costume contest and dress in a costume fitting the world of the Peculiars for the chance to win prizes.

Tickets start at $25 and are available here. Attendees can select from three available tiers:

  • GOLD tickets include a special meet-and-greet opportunity, swag bag, access to the activity station and first priority for the book signing line.
  • SILVER tickets include access to the activity station, swag item and second priority for the book signing line.
  • BRONZE tickets include access to the event and third priority for the book signing line.

Books-A-Million will provide additional copies of “The Conference of the Birds” available for purchase at the event. For more information visit www.booksamillion.com.


Books-A-Million, headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, is the second largest bookseller in the United States. Books-A-Million began over 100 years ago in 1917 as a newsstand in Florence, Alabama and now operates over 200 stores in 32 states and online at booksamillion.com. As Books-A-Million’s market presence has grown, the goal has remained the same: to serve each community with the best selection of books, toys, games and entertainment, all at great prices. Find the nearest Books-A-Million at booksamillion.com/storefinder. Follow Books-A-Million on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest to discover shelf inspiration, new releases, gifts and more.


Jill Frank

BRAVE Public Relations


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