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Upcoming Book Events

Greater Los Angeles Writers Conference
Attendees to this conference benefit from a full spectrum of educational lectures, panels, interactive workshops and special events, featuring ve...
Starts: 2018-06-22   [Read More]

Buxton Festival
Recognised nationally and internationally as one of the UK’s leading arts festivals, Buxton Festival is a summer celebration of the very best o...
Starts: 2018-07-06   [Read More]

Ad Astra
Ad Astra is a weekend-long, science fiction, fantasy and horror event with a focus on authors and other creative professionals, held annually in ...
Starts: 2018-07-13   [Read More]

Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival
Established in 2003, Theakstons Crime Writing festival is the largest festival of it's kind. It is ranked as one of the top three literary festiv...
Starts: 2018-07-19   [Read More]

Theakston Old Peculier Crime Festival
The world class, award winning Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival, now in its 15th year, celebrates the very best in crime fiction at ...
Starts: 2018-07-19   [Read More]

Southern Highlands Writers' Festival
The Southern Highlands Writers' Festival features a stellar lineup of Australia's best writers of books, poetry, TV and plays....
Starts: 2018-07-21   [Read More]

Byron Bay Writers Festival
In early August, more than 140 influential writers and thinkers will converge on Byron Bay for Australia's largest regional literary event; an oc...
Starts: 2018-08-03   [Read More]

Deadly Ink Mystery Conference
The Deadly Ink Mystery Conference is held annually each August in New Brunswick, NJ, for writers and fans of mystery fiction....
Starts: 2018-08-10   [Read More]

WriteNow! Conference
Renowned experts will take the mystery out of getting published and becoming a best-selling author, in any genre. This extraordinary event is ope...
Starts: 2018-08-10   [Read More]

Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts
Join Canada's longest running summer gathering of Canadian writers and readers, featuring established literary stars and exciting, new voices… ...
Starts: 2018-08-16   [Read More]

Killer Nashville International Writers' Conference
The Killer Nashville International Writers' Conference is a four-day event bringing together some of the world's best authors, aspiring writers, ...
Starts: 2018-08-23   [Read More]

Sydney Jewish Writers' Festival
The Sydney Jewish Writers Festival celebrates the richness and diversity of Jewish writing. It showcases the talents of writers from around Au...
Starts: 2018-08-25   [Read More]

AJC Decatur Book Festival
The AJC Decatur Book Festival is the largest independent book festival in the country and one of the five largest overall. Since its launch, more...
Starts: 2018-08-31   [Read More]

Bouchercon World Mystery Convention
The World Mystery Convention is a nonprofit, all-volunteer organization which holds an annual convention in honor of Anthony Boucher, the disting...
Starts: 2018-09-06   [Read More]

Baltimore Book Festival
The Baltimore Book Festival features hundreds of author appearances and book signings, 100+ exhibitors and booksellers, non-stop readings on mult...
Starts: 2018-09-28   [Read More]

Whistler Writers Festival
This is an annual event in Whistler, which WWS started in 2002. It is a multi-venue, multi-artist, multi-day event. The program includes short se...
Starts: 2018-10-11   [Read More]

Ubud Writers & Readers Festival
Ubud Writers & Readers Festival is Southeast Asia's largest & most exciting literary event. ...
Starts: 2018-10-24   [Read More]

Recently Added Publishers

Blake Education
The Blake Education Group is Australia’s leading ‘independent’ educational publisher. Blake has been bringing high-quality educational prod...
Leichhardt, NSW   AU   [Read More]

Alma Books
Alma Books was set up in October 2005 by Alessandro Gallenzi and Elisabetta Minervini, the founders of Hesperus Press. Following its takeover of ...
Richmond,   UK   [Read More]

Veiled House
Independent publishers of art, graphic novels, fiction, poetry, thriller, horror....
Killeen, TX   US   [Read More]

Upcoming Contest Deadlines

Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize
This prize for literary excellence offers a $25,000 first prize to the novel or short-story collection the judges determine is the year’s best ...
Deadline: 2018-06-20

V.S. Pritchett Memorial Prize
This prize for the best unpublished short story of the year was founded by the RSL at the beginning of the new millennium to commemorate the cent...
Deadline: 2018-06-29

International Prize for Arabic Fiction
The International Prize for Arabic Fiction (IPAF) is an annual literary prize run with the support of the Booker Prize Foundation in London and funded...
Deadline: 2018-06-30