J.K. Rowling to hold discussion/book signing for "The Casual Vacancy"!

Just a few hours ago, it was announced that
Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling will appear at a
book signing/book discussion of her upcoming
novel, "The Casual Vacancy," in

Here is the official announcement,
released only hours ago:

"J.K. Rowling plans to make her one and only
in-person appearance in the U.S. to promote
her first novel for adults.
The “Harry Potter” author will discuss
“The Casual Vacancy”  at New York’s Jazz
at Lincoln Center on Oct. 16.

The venue can seat about 1,100 people.
Little, Brown & Company announced Wednesday that Rowling
will be interviewed on stage by fellow author Ann Patchett
and will take “select” audience questions.

Rowling also will sign copies of her new book for each audience member.
Booksellers will have access to a live web cast.
Tickets will be sold on a first-come, first-serve basis, starting Sept. 10.
Prices range from $44 for phone purchases, $43 for online
and $37 at the Jazz at Lincoln Center box office."

Excited to read J.K. Rowling's first non-Harry Potter book?
The Casual Vacancy hits store shelves September 27th.