"Glimmer of Hope" with the March For Our Lives Founders
Join Quail Ridge Books for a moderated Q&A with three of the founders of the March for Our Lives. Glimmer of Hope: How Tragedy Sparked a Movement tells the story of how a group of teenagers raced to channel their rage and sorrow into action, and went on to create one of the largest youth-led movements in global history. Joining us for this event are three of the founders: Delaney Tarr, Sarah Chadwick, & Jammal Lemy. Admission to the post-event greeting line included with the purchase of Glimmer of Hope.
"This is a clarion call to action for teens, by teens, and is moving and powerful."—Booklist, Starred Review
100% of the authors’ proceeds will benefit the March for Our Lives Foundation and the ongoing fight for gun violence prevention in the United States.
The authors will be in conversation with Rupert Nacoste.
(The full list of contributors, in alphabetical order, are: Adam Alhanti, Dylan Baierlein, John Barnitt, Alfonso Calderon, Sarah Chadwick, Jaclyn Corin, Matt Deitsch, Ryan Deitsch, Sam Deitsch, Brendan Duff, Emma González, Chris Grady, David Hogg, Lauren Hogg, Cameron Kasky, Jammal Lemy, Charlie Mirsky, Kyrah Simon, Delaney Tarr, Bradley Thornton, Kevin Trejos, Naomi Wadler, Sofie Whitney, Daniel Williams, and Alex Wind.)
- PROGRAM ONLY TICKET-CHILDREN AND STUDENTS ONLY / $0
For presentation only. Does not allow admittance to greeting line. Program Only Tickets are ONLY for children 18 or younger and college students with an active student I.D. Must present valid student I.D. at the door.
- COMPREHENSIVE TICKET / $20.00
Includes: a copy of Glimmer of Hope, a ticket to the presentation. admission to the greeting line following the event.
This is different from other QRB events I've attended. Why do I have to buy my tickets through Eventbrite?
To accommodate the large crowd all event tickets need to be processed through Eventbrite.
Do I need to buy a book to attend the event?
If you are under 18 or a college student with a valid student I.D., you may “buy” a FREE ticket to the presenation and Q&A. Select Ticket A at checkout. Please note, this ticket does NOT include the book or admission to the greeting line.
Which March for Our Lives founders will be presenting?
Three founders of The March for Our Lives will be presenting at this event: Delaney Tarr, Sarah Chadwick, & Jammal Lemy.
How can I buy additional copies of Glimmer of Hope?
Each Comprehensive Ticket includes a copy of Glimmer of Hope. Both Comprehensive Tickets and Presentation Only ticket holders can purchase additional copies of Glimmer of Hope at the event, while supplies last. You must purchase a copy of Glimmer of Hope to join the greeting line following the presentation.
When should I get there?
Seating is general admission. We suggest you arrive with enough time to check in and pick up your book(s)/ticket(s) by 6:00 pm.
Where do I pick up my book(s)/ticket(s)?
You pick up your book and greeting line ticket at the front counter the night of the event. If you purchased a Comprehensive Ticket and would prefer to pick up your books and tickets ahead of time, you may do so at the store on or after Tuesday, October 16th.
How is the greeting line organized?
Seats for the presentation and Q&A are general admission. If you purchased a Comprehensive Ticket on Eventbrite, you will receive a greeting line ticket when you pick up your book. Greeting line ticket will have a letter on it. Letters are issued in the order in which your ticket was purchased, so it is to your advantage to order early. When we call each letter, you will line up to meet the presenters.
Please note, you must purchase a book to join the greeting line. Individuals with a Presentation Only Ticket cannot join the greeting line, unless they purchase a book at the event.
What's the refund policy?
Attendees can receive refunds up to 7 days before the event start date through Eventbrite. If you miss the refund window, and are unable to make it to the event, Comprehensive Ticket holders can pick up their copy of Glimmer of Hope at Quail Ridge Books on or after Friday, October 26th.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
You can bring your printed ticket, or you can show us your ticket (with QR code) on your phone.