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Book Fairs and Literary Festivals

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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

Alabama Writers' Conclave
The Conclave is today one of the oldest continuing writers' organization in the United States. Writers, aspiring writers and supporters of t...
Starts: 2017-06-30   [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: 2017-07-07   [Read More]

Oregon Coast Children's Book Writers Workshop
This is an intensive workshop for those who are not only passionate about children's book writing, but who dream of publishing their own chi...
Starts: 2017-07-10   [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: 2017-07-20   [Read More]

Speculative Fiction Festival
Contemporary speculative fiction comes in many forms and flavours: from robots and rocketships, through time travel, alternate history, steampunk...
Starts: 2017-07-22   [Read More]

Payson Book Festival
The mission of the Payson Book Festival is to enhance the love of reading by providing an environment that encourages personal interaction betwee...
Starts: 2017-07-22   [Read More]

Bendigo Writers Festival
Bendigo Writers Festival gives you time out to tune in to the important things in life. This year’s festival theme is The Good Life, and that c...
Starts: 2017-08-11   [Read More]

When Words Collide
When Words Collide is an annual non-profit festival designed to bring readers and writers together in a celebration of the written word. Up to 10...
Starts: 2017-08-11   [Read More]

Killer Nashville International Writers' Conference
The Killer Nashville International Writers' Conference was created in 2006 by author/filmmaker Clay Stafford in an effort to bring together foren...
Starts: 2017-08-24   [Read More]

Bumbershoot
The Seattle Arts Festival always has active coffee houses and a book fair spotlighting literary artists....
Starts: 2017-09-01   [Read More]

Write Around the Murray
Write around the Murray has grown considerably since its beginning in 2007. With its heart in regional Australia, the festival is an annual testa...
Starts: 2017-09-13   [Read More]

Time Out For Writers Conference
The annual ANWA Time Out for Writers Conference is a 2 1/2 day professional conference for writers of all levels, from beginner to best-selling a...
Starts: 2017-09-14   [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: 2017-09-22   [Read More]

Word on the Street Book Fair Toronto
The Word On The Street is a national celebration of literacy and the written word. Each September, in communities coast to coast, the public is i...
Starts: 2017-09-24   [Read More]

Kingston WritersFest
Kingston WritersFest, a charitable cultural organization, brings the best of contemporary writers to Kingston to interact with audiences and othe...
Starts: 2017-09-27   [Read More]

Conflux
The annual Canberra speculative fiction conference features panel discussions, books launches and author talks. ...
Starts: 2017-09-29   [Read More]

International Children and Young Adults Book Fair (FILIJ)
For more than three and a half decades, the primary task of the International Book Fair for Children and Youth (FILIJ) is to be a forum open to d...
Starts: 2017-11-10   [Read More]

Miami Bookfair International
The Miami Book Fair International Presented by The Center for Literature and Theater at Miami Dade College is the nation's largest literary event...
Starts: 2017-11-12   [Read More]

Recently Added Publishers

Twelfth Planet Press
Challenging the status quo with books that interrogate, commentate and inspire. Showcasing the depth and breadth of Australian fiction to a wider...
Yokine, Perth, WA   AU   [Read More]

Holy Cross Orthodox Press
Holy Cross Orthodox Press is the publishing arm of Hellenic College-Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology. The mission of the Press is to ...
Brookline, MA   US   [Read More]

Franklin/Kerr Press
Franklin/Kerr Press is a small full-service publishing company dedicated to helping our authors succeed in their literary careers. Our focus is o...
Concord, NC   US   [Read More]

Upcoming Contest Deadlines

Acorn-Plantos Award for Peoples Poetry
The Acorn-Plantos Award for Peoples Poetry is awarded annually to a Canadian poet, based on a book published in the previous calendar year. The work...
Deadline: 2017-06-30

May Sarton New Hampshire Poetry Prize
The May Sarton New Hampshire Poetry Prize is named for May Sarton, the renowned novelist, memoirist, poet, and feminist (1912-1995).

The winner rece...
Deadline: 2017-06-30

Drue Heinz Literature Prize
Drue Heinz Literature Prize for a collection of short fiction. The prize carries a cash award of $15,000 and publication by the University of Pittsbur...
Deadline: 2017-06-30