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2021 Book Fairs and Literary Festivals

November 2021

Kentucky Book Festival
A program of Kentucky Humanities, the Kentucky Book Festival (formerly Kentucky Book Fair) is the first and largest book festival in the Commonwe...
Lexington, KY, US
Starts: 2021-11-01   [Read More]

Burlington Literary Festival
During this month-long celebration of literature, we welcome authors, celebrate books, and (virtually) visit with local and national literary tre...
Burlington, ON, CA
Starts: 2021-11-01   [Read More]

Stroud Book Festival
Stroud Book Festival celebrates all things books. Headed up by a team of local authors, literary and cultural professionals, and with Ian McEwan ...
Stroud, England, UK
Starts: 2021-11-03   [Read More]

Wordstock Sudbury Literary Festival
Wordstock Sudbury Literary Festival is an intimate three-day celebration of the literary arts. The festival features some of Canada’s most...
Sudbury, ON, CA
Starts: 2021-11-04   [Read More]

Great Lakes Writers Festival
The two-day long festival features two renowned writers who will be reading their works, conducting workshops, Q&A sessions, meetings, and so...
Sheboygan, WI, US
Starts: 2021-11-04   [Read More]

FOLD Kids Book Festival
Celebrating a diverse array of Canadian children’s literature through events specifically designed for kids, families, and educators....
Brampton, ON, CA
Starts: 2021-11-04   [Read More]

Words Fest
During the first weekend of November each year, Words brings the Southwestern Ontario region together for a celebration of creative ideas, artist...
London, ON, CA
Starts: 2021-11-05   [Read More]

Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books
The annual Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books includes many authors and artists under one roof with panelists, keynote addresses, presentation...
Waukesha, WI, US
Starts: 2021-11-05   [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...
Sydney, NSW, AU
Starts: 2021-11-06   [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...
West Caldwell, NJ, US
Starts: 2021-11-06   [Read More]

St. Louis Jewish Book Festival
The St. Louis Jewish Book Festival is an annual celebration of authors, books, and ideas during early November, with additional author events yea...
St. Louis, MO, US
Starts: 2021-11-07   [Read More]

Bridport Literary Festival
This vibrant annual festival brings a variety of authors to different venues in and around Bridport. Perfect for all book lovers, the festival ha...
Bridport, England, UK
Starts: 2021-11-07   [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...
Mexico City, , MX
Starts: 2021-11-08   [Read More]

Portland Book Festival
Launched in 2005 under the name Wordstock, the Portland Book Festival came under the Literary Arts umbrella in 2014 and relaunched in 2015 with m...
Portland, OR, US
Starts: 2021-11-08   [Read More]

Murder One
Ireland's International Crime Writing Festival held in November every year with feature events across the summer....
Dublin, , IE
Starts: 2021-11-08   [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...
Miami, FL, US
Starts: 2021-11-14   [Read More]

Iceland Noir
Over the course of our festival weekend, it will be our absolute pleasure to play host to some of the biggest names in the international crime fi...
Reykjavik, , IS
Starts: 2021-11-16   [Read More]

Cambridge Literary Festival
Cambridge Literary Festival (CLF) began as Cambridge Wordfest in 2003, when we had our first annual Spring Festival. We began hosting Winter Fest...
Cambridge, England, UK
Starts: 2021-11-17   [Read More]

Bluffton Book Festival
Raising literacy levels in the Southeast Region. Bringing awareness to literary talent while raising money for the Book Industry Charitable Found...
Bluffton, SC, US
Starts: 2021-11-18   [Read More]

Infusion YA Book Festival
Taking Vancouver over one book at a time! Welcome to INFUSION YA Book Festival. A space where our community of YA Book Lovers can come together a...
Vancouver, BC, CA
Starts: 2021-11-26   [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...
Hamilton, ON, CA
Starts: 2021-11-27   [Read More]

Terror Australis Readers and Writers Festival
Terror Australis Readers and Writers Festival (TARWF) is Australia's southern-most literary festival, a celebration of books, writing and co...
Huon Valley, TAS, AU
Starts: 2021-11-27   [Read More]

Rostrevor Literary Festival
Rostrevor Literary Festival is a free event bringing together a diverse range or writers and poets in a special programme....
Rostrevor, Co Down, N Ireland, UK
Starts: 2021-11-27   [Read More]

Tottenham Literature Festival
The Tottenham Literature Festival is a bold new event aimed at celebrating Black writers and distinctive children’s literature and it’s takin...
London, England, UK
Starts: 2021-11-29   [Read More]

LA Art Book Fair
Free and open to the public, Printed Matter's LA Art Book Fair is a unique event for artists' books, art catalogs, monographs, periodicals, and z...
Los Angeles, CA, US
Starts: 2021-11-30   [Read More]

December 2021

BAD Sydney Crime Writers Festival
The BAD Sydney Crime Writers Festival is an annual event that explores what crime can tell us about human beings today and in the past. Speakers ...
Sydney, NSW, AU
Starts: 2021-12-02   [Read More]

Northampton Book & Arts Fair
Readings, talks and book signings by fiction writers, graphic novelists, poets, children’s book writers & illustrators, publishing and...
Northampton, PA, US
Starts: 2021-12-03   [Read More]

Winter Tales Book Festival
Join us to hear an array of top speakers and writers from the UK and beyond as we explore the relationship between belief and fiction, religion a...
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Starts: 2021-12-03   [Read More]

Latinx Kidlit Book Festival
The Latinx Kidlit Book Festival is a virtual celebration of Latinx KidLit authors, illustrators, and books for all students, educators and book l...
, , US
Starts: 2021-12-09   [Read More]

Book Lovers Con
Book Lovers Con is an event full of fun and laughter where readers will meet their all-time favorite authors and find new-to-you authors you neve...
Orlando, FL, US
Starts: 2021-12-16   [Read More]