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Book fairs and literary events area great way to spend a vacation, and a brilliant way to promote books.

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Upcoming Book Events

Texas Storytelling Festival
Join the masters of storytelling at the Texas Storytelling Festival in Denton, Texas. Held over four days, this festival brings together the best...
Starts: 2017-03-09   [Read More]

Tuscon Festival of Books
The Tucson Festival of Books is a community-wide celebration of literature. Offered free-of-charge, the Festival exists to improve literacy rates...
Starts: 2017-03-11   [Read More]

Left Coast Crime
Left Coast Crime is a convention of fans and authors who gather during the first quarter of the calendar year in Western North America (as define...
Starts: 2017-03-16   [Read More]

Jugiong Writers' Festival
A unique Writers' Festival celebrating reading, writing & fun in the picturesque village of Jugiong...
Starts: 2017-03-18   [Read More]

Liberty States Fiction Writers Conference
The Liberty States Fiction Writers presents two full days of activities to develop and promote writers of all levels of experience and every genr...
Starts: 2017-03-18   [Read More]

Mountains to Sea Book Festival
The Mountains to Sea dlr Book Festival is a literary festival which is run by the Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council. Enjoy a full range of Cr...
Starts: 2017-03-22   [Read More]

Venice Book Fair and Writers Festival
An event for book lovers. Authors selling and signing their latest books in Centennial Park. Proceeds benefit the Venice Heritage Inc....
Starts: 2017-03-24   [Read More]

Dahlonega Literary Festival
The Dahlonega Literary Festival is an annual celebration of books that takes place in March. Situated in Historic Downtown Dahlonega, it is an in...
Starts: 2017-03-25   [Read More]

Oracles of the Bush
Tenterfield's Oracles of the Bush is a four day cultural event encompassing live performance of Australian Bush poetry, music and art. The timing...
Starts: 2017-03-30   [Read More]

Bologna Children's Book Fair
The Bologna Children's Book Fair is the most important international event dedicated to the children's publishing and multimedia industry. In Bol...
Starts: 2017-04-03   [Read More]

Austin International Poetry Festival
Poets from around the world, country, and all of Texas gather for four days of live performances, readings and workshops during the Austin Intern...
Starts: 2017-04-06   [Read More]

gritLIT - Hamilton's Readers and Writers Festival
gritLIT was established in November, 2004, by Hamilton writer and writing teacher Krista Foss. It started as a small, intimate festival, with rea...
Starts: 2017-04-06   [Read More]

Newcastle Writers Festival
The inaugural Newcastle Writers Festival was held in 2013 and was a resounding success. More than 70 writers participated in 38 sessions - half o...
Starts: 2017-04-07   [Read More]

Los Angeles Times Festival of Books
The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books began in 1996 with a simple goal: to bring together the people who create books with the people who love ...
Starts: 2017-04-22   [Read More]

Southern Kentucky Book Fest
The Southern Kentucky Book Fest is one of the state’s largest literary events. Held in Bowling Green, Kentucky each April, Book Fest draws thou...
Starts: 2017-04-22   [Read More]

Alabama Book Festival
The Alabama Book Festival is an annual event to promote literacy around the state and celebrate local authors.The annual book festival is a fa...
Starts: 2017-04-22   [Read More]

Cuirt International Festival of Literature
Five days and over one hundred events at this Irish festival of literature that features big-name authors from around the world....
Starts: 2017-04-23   [Read More]

Blue Metropolis Montreal Literary Festival
Blue Metropolis Foundation is a not-for-profit and charitable organization founded in 1997 that brings together people from different cultures to...
Starts: 2017-04-24   [Read More]

Oklahoma Writers Federation Conference
Enjoy sessions with publishing experts who can provide career-advancing knowledge. Speakers on legal issues, short stories, writing for film, edi...
Starts: 2017-05-05   [Read More]

Prairie Comics Market
Prairie Comics Market is a free to attend one-day market in Winnipeg celebrating the best in comics creation on the prairies! This market will...
Starts: 2017-05-06   [Read More]

Recently Added Publishers

Highland Press
We’re accepting submissions from every genre except erotica. In addition to our historical novels, we've published numerous award winning ...
High Springs, FL   US   [Read More]

Genealogical Publishing Co.
Genealogical Publishing Company is the leading publisher of books and CDs on genealogy and family history. Over a period of more than fifty years...
Baltimore, MD   US   [Read More]

Great Potential Press
Great Potential Press is an award-winning publishing company devoted to informational resources for gifted adults and for parents, educators, and...
Tucson, AZ   US   [Read More]

Upcoming Contest Deadlines

Exeter Writers Short Story Competition
The competition is open to published and unpublished authors living anywhere in the world and writing in English. Stories must not have been previousl...
Deadline: 2017-02-28

Alberta Views Short Story Contest
The contest is open to all current or former (long-term) residents of Alberta except employees of Alberta Views. Stories must be no longer than 3000 w...
Deadline: 2017-02-28

CBC Literary Prizes Nonfiction Prize
Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada are eligible to enter. For any contestant who has not reached the age of majority in his/her provi...
Deadline: 2017-02-28