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Wisconsin Book Festival

Web: https://www.wisconsinbookfestival.org/

The Wisconsin Book Festival, presented by Madison Public Library in partnership with Madison Public Library Foundation, presents free, public author events that celebrate books and spark conversations. Each year, the festival creates a robust schedule of accomplished and new writers whose fiction, nonfiction, and poetry books appeal to all ages of readers. The Festival presents stand-alone events throughout the year with a culminating celebration each fall.


Madison Public Library
Madison, WI


    The festival takes place from
    October 17 to October 20, 2024

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