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Book Signing with Ridley Pearson

March 28

Disneyland® Resort

Get your imagination ready and give a warm welcome to New York Best-Selling Author, Ridley Pearson, as we celebrate the release of his two latest books featuring new adventures of the Kingdom Keepers, The Return: Disney Lands and The Syndrome. Ridley will be on hand for book signings March 28, 2015 at the Disneyland® Resort. See appearance schedule below for times of signings.

 The Return: Disney Lands

With the defeat of the Overtakers behind them, the five teenagers known as the Kingdom Keepers should be celebrating. By all accounts they saved Disneyland from certain destruction. Why then did their mentor leave one last puzzle for them to decipher? The Keepers must solve a puzzle of the past, or be crushed under an evil that makes the Overtakers seem like gentle souls.

Ridley Pearson The Return


The Syndrome

Fans of the Kingdom Keepers will devour this captivating stand-alone adventure told from the point of view of the Fairlies. When Amanda travels east to Orlando on a hunch, she’s met with the worst news possible. Kingdom Keeper Finn Whitman is missing. Calling on her own gift (she’s telekinetic), her sister Jess’s ability to dream the future, and their fellow Fairlie Mattie Weaver’s unexplained ability to read minds through physical contact, the three gifted girls must navigate treachery, deception, and the stubborn, unwilling parents of the missing Keepers if they’re to save their friends. As a special bonus, an excerpt of Disney Lands, the first book in the new Kingdom Keepers series, The Return, is included.

 Ridley Pearson The Syndrome




March 28 – Disneyana, Disneyland® park 10a.m-Noon

March 28 – World of Disney® Store, Downtown Disney® District from 2-4p.m.



 About Author Ridley Pearson


 Ridley Pearson Headshot

Ridley Pearson

Ridley Pearson has written nearly 30 novels, many of them New York Times bestsellers, including the Peter & The Starcatchers trilogy with Dave Barry. He is also the author of The Kingdom Keepers, Cut and Run, The Body of David Hayes, and Killer Weekend. He was the first American to be awarded the Raymond Chandler/Fulbright Fellowship in Detective Fiction at Oxford University. In addition, he writes for TV and film: In 2003, a documentary he wrote about Alcoholics Anonymous aired on A&E in 2003 and The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer aired on ABC in 2004. Ridley, his wife, Marcelle, and their two young daughters split their time between St. Louis, Missouri and Hailey, Idaho.

When he’s not writing or reading to his children, the author plays music with The Rock Bottom Remainders, a band of best-selling authors who play shows around the country to raise money for America Scores. His bandmates include Dave Barry, Stephen King, Amy Tan, Scott Turow, and Mitch Albom.

Limit two (2) items signed per Guest. We ask that you bring no personal items to be signed. Appearances are subject to time and availability and are not guaranteed. Event and information are subject to cancellation or change without notice including but not limited to dates, times, release dates, appearances and retails. A valid Disneyland® Resort receipt may be required. Separate admission is required to enter the Disneyland® Resort theme parks.

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