"SHIPWRECKED" Book Release Pool Party

Sat, Jun 15 at 3pm

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Calling all kids! This is a summer reading event for you! 

The Club at Wild Dunes is excited to present the Launch Party for SHIPWRECKED by Mary Alice Monroe and Angela May. Saturday, June 15th from 3 - 5 p.m. at the Wild Dunes Swim Center. Bring your swimsuit and towel for an afternoon of poolside fun celebrating the newest release in the nationally bestselling adventure series. In this latest novel, three best friends struggle to survive being lost at sea. 

Come meet the authors and be among the first to get  a copy of SHIPWRECKED ahead of its national release! Enjoy poolside games, an inflatable bounce pirate ship, poolside snacks, a reading by the authors, and more! 

Tickets: $32 for one child with one adult (includes a signed hardcover of Shipwrecked)

Additional tickets: $12 per person in your family or group. Does not include a book. In order to access this ticket option, you must purchase at least one $32 ticket, which will unlock access to the $12 ticket.

Children age 2 and under get in free with a paying adult. All the series books will be available for sale and personalization at the event. 

Come enjoy the coolest family reading event of the summer at the Shipwrecked Book Release Party! Get tickets now for your family and friends. Tickets are limited, so don’t delay. 

Shipwrecked Book Release Pool Party

Saturday, June 15th; 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Wild Dunes Swim Center
7600 Palmetto Drive

Isle of Palms, SC

Jake Potter’s biggest dream finally comes true: he gets his very own boat! And it’s just in time for another summer of fun on Dewees Island with his best friends, Macon and Lovie. But on their very first fishing trip, the three friends go adrift at sea. When a storm carries them to a small, uninhabited island, the kids must use every ounce of their strength, courage, and knowledge to survive as they wait for rescue. Will their friendship survive the ultimate test?


This summer event is part of a seasonal literary series exclusive to the Isle of Palms and is a longtime partnership between Wild Dunes Resort and award-winning, bestselling author and island resident Mary Alice Monroe.The series of events is as followed: 

  • Spring Event with featured author 

  • Summer Event (for families) celebrating children’s literature

  • Fall Event with featured author

  • Winter Event is the annual gala known as the Wild Dunes Author Event with Mary Alice Monroe, which features headlining authors and includes a weekend of activities celebrating a shared love of books with proceeds benefiting local literacy.

Wild Dunes Swim Center

7600 Palmetto Dr
Isle of Palms, SC 29451