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Stephen King to speak at Sewickley Academy in June

Bobby Cherry
| Thursday, March 31, 2016, 2:36 p.m.
Author Stephen King
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Author Stephen King

Stephen King's “End of Watch” tour will make a stop June 8 at Sewickley Academy in Edgeworth with tickets going on sale April 17.

Ticketing details were announced last week by Penguin Bookshop, which is hosting the event.

The best-selling author will read an excerpt from “End of Watch,” talk to the audience and offer a question-and-answer session during the one-hour event at the private Edgeworth school's Rea Auditorium. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the event is expected to begin at 7.

Tickets are $38 for general seating and $50 for the Friends of the Penguin priority seating area. A limited number of priority seating tickets will be available.

Both ticket prices offer entry to the event and a hardcover edition of “End of Watch.” A limited number of attendees randomly will receive signed copies.

Each person is allowed to purchase a maximum of two tickets.

Tickets can be purchased only in person on April 17, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., and April 18, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Penguin Bookshop, 417 Beaver St., Sewickley.

If tickets remain, they will be sold by phone beginning at 10 a.m. April 19.

No tickets will be sold online. No phone orders will be taken April 17 or April 18.

More information is available on the bookshop's Facebook page .

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