Attention Hunger Games fans: Those of you who haven’t already pre-ordered on Amazon, can get your copy of Mockingjay at local bookstores during one of the many fabulous Mockingjay parties going on next week. Here are some of the parties I was able to find websites for, but be sure and check by your favorite bookstore to see if they are doing anything special for the release.
Harvard Square Coop: August 23rd @ 10:30PM-12:30AM (Party at Uno’s 22 JFK Street)
“Join us for feasting & fun, and get your copy of MOCKINGJAY at midnight! All you need to do is call or email ph: 617 499- 2253 email: firstname.lastname@example.org) to reserve your seat at the feast, and get ready for a great time! Costumes are welcome!
Great Food– All registered party guests will get a 20% discount off the entire Uno’s menu, and enjoy a FREE mini desert Trivia Contest & Raffle– Consider The Coop your “sponsor” for great prizes Glitter Make-Overs– So you can glow like Katniss!”
(thanks to @JosephAndersen for letting me know about this one)
Porter Square Books: August 24th @ 7AM
“Join us for activities, refreshments, prizes and OF COURSE books!! Festivities will continue until about noon but books will be here…well, until they’re gone!”
Buttonwood Books & Toys: August 24th, 8AM
“The event will include “Hunger Games” activities and raffle items. One lucky person will win a copy of “Mockingjay” with a signed bookplate from Suzanne Collins. Refreshments will be served. Free event.”
Most Boston Area Borders (check websites to be sure): August 28th, 4PM
“Join us for a fan mash-up of debate, discussion, speculation, intrigue, and more!”
If you find anymore, let me know, and I’ll add them to the list!