A launch party will be held April 25 at Cottonwood High School to celebrate the release of the third book in the "Fablehaven" series.

"Fablehaven: Grip of the Shadow Plague" is scheduled for release Monday. The release party will include prizes, giveaways and entertainment. LDS author Brandon Mull will sign copies of the book at the end of the event. The free event will begin at 6 p.m. at Cottonwood High School, 5715 S. 1300 East in Murray.