Book Fairs and Literary Festivals
Once again, in 2021, most book events are taking place virtually. While this is disappointing to those who enjoy travelling to literary festivals, it is also now possible to take part in more events than ever before from the comfort of your own home.
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Upcoming Book Events
Tidelines Book Festival
Tidelines Book Festival aims to cater for all age groups and many different interests, including fiction and non-fiction. In parallel with the fe...
Starts: 2021-09-24 [Read More]
Thin Air: Winnipeg International Wriers Festival
Each September, the Winnipeg International Writers Festival welcomes writers from Canada and around the world for a week of readings, lectures, i...
Starts: 2021-09-25 [Read More]
National Young Writers' Festival
The National Young Writers' Festival (NYWF) occurs annually in the city of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, over the New South Wales' Labo...
Starts: 2021-09-30 [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: 2021-10-02 [Read More]
Brooklyn Book Festival
The Brooklyn Book Festival is the largest free literary event in New York City, presenting an array of national and international literary stars ...
Starts: 2021-10-02 [Read More]
Rose Scott Women Writers' Festival
The Rose Scott Women Writers' Festival was established in 2013 as an annual flagship event for The Women's Club. Named after Rose Scott, one of...
Starts: 2021-10-08 [Read More]
Southern Festival of Books
A three-day literary event, welcoming more than 20,000 visitors and over 200 guest authors. Festival goers enjoy book signings and panel discussi...
Starts: 2021-10-09 [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: 2021-10-14 [Read More]
Vancouver Writers Fest
The Vancouver Writers Fest turns reading into a community experience, bringing people together to share thoughts, explore ideas, and witness bril...
Starts: 2021-10-18 [Read More]
Word: Blue Hill Literary Arts Festival
Word was started in 2017 by a group of community members to celebrate the rich literary culture of the Blue Hill Peninsula. Not only is Blue Hill...
Starts: 2021-10-21 [Read More]
Orange County Children's Book Festival
There really is something for children of all ages to experience at the Orange County Childrenâ€™s Book Festival. We know youâ€™ll fin...
Starts: 2021-10-22 [Read More]
Wakefield Writers Festival
Writers Fete is one of the most anticipated cultural and literary events in the region. We work purposefully to build a linguistically diverse pr...
Starts: 2021-10-27 [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 Canadaâ€™s most...
Starts: 2021-11-04 [Read More]
Recently Added Publishers
Castles in the Air Press
We are excited about publishing quality fiction for adults and young adults. Whether that be a novel, novella or a collection of short stories, p...
Vancouver, BC CA [Read More]
Upcoming Contest Deadlines
Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards
You have a great book, you’re looking for some recognition, and you want a wider audience to fall in love with it. That’s where Foreword...
Nilsen Literary Prize for a First Novel
Submissions must be previously unpublished novels, novellas, or collections of closely linked short stories.
Manuscripts that have been self-pub...
Ann Connor Brimer Award
Awarded for a book of fiction or non-fiction written by a living, full-time resident of Atlantic Canada that is readily available in print and that wa...