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Infusion Young Adult 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 and celebrate all things YA! ...
Ends: 2022-11-27   [Read More]

Words the Orangeville Way
Join the Orangeville Public Library in partnership with BookLore as we present an afternoon looking back to the past. The 2022 Words the Orangeville Way literary lineup infuses local and history. Orangeville’s own freelance writer Bernadette Hardaker wi...
Ends: 2022-11-27   [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 treasures....
Ends: 2022-11-30   [Read More]

Life To Paper Book Festival
For the month of November, we transform the Historic Buena Vista East Historic Neighborhood into a book lovers dream. Join us at the Book Festival and browse the market, gather, connect, meet authors, listen and tell stories, enjoy live music, and more. ...
Ends: 2022-11-30   [Read More]

UEA Live
The University of East Anglia’s first literary festival took place in 1991 and over the last twenty two years we have welcomed a host of award-winning authors, journalists, illustrators, scientists, economists, broadcasters and more....
Ends: 2022-12-07   [Read More]

Ann Arbor Jewish Book Festival
Hosted by the Jewish Community Center of Greater Ann Arbor, the annual celebration of literary talent includes author talks and cultural demonstrations....
Ends: 2022-12-18   [Read More]

Greater Naples Jewish Book Festival
The Jewish Book Festival brings a showcase of Jewish authors and books to our community. We strive to enrich and engage the members of our community and provide opportunities to come together for education and social experiences....
Ends: 2023-03-01   [Read More]

Cleveland Jewish Book Festival
This annual festival celebrates Jewish authors, books and ideas. Featuring books written by nationally and internationally acclaimed authors, participants will hear the stories behind a broad range of topics including Jewish life, historical fiction, Isra...
Ends: 2023-03-19   [Read More]

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Traverse City Children’s Book Festival Returns This Saturday
The festival’s goal is to give kids the joy of storytelling and celebrate children’s literature. Telling us more about the 12th Children’s Book ...
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Portland Book Festival: One venue’s reading list
One of the joys of the Portland Book Festival is hearing participating authors talk about books they love and think other readers should know.
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Texas Book Festival 2022
The 27th annual Texas Book Festival featured nearly 300 authors in conversations, book signings, and cooking demos over the course of the November ...
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Yall Fest 2022: Charleston’s Young Adult Book Festival
Explore the Blue Bicycle Books tent during the festival. Photo provided by YALLfest. Table of Contents. Events.
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And the 2022 Banff Mountain Book Festival Award Goes To...
The grand prize went to Native Air by Jonathan Howland, which was published by Green Writers Press. The book was a finalist in the Mountain ...
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Upcoming Events

Words the Orangeville Way
Join the Orangeville Public Library in partnership with BookLore as we present an afternoon looking back to the past. The 2022 Words the Orangevi...
Starts: 2022-11-27   [Read More]

Northampton Book & Arts Fair
Readings, talks and book signings by fiction writers, graphic novelists, poets, children’s book writers & illustrators, publishing and culinary...
Starts: 2022-12-02   [Read More]

International Istanbul Book Fair
The Istanbul Book Fair is Turkey's largest book event, held annually since 1982. It boasts visits by both regional and international authors...
Starts: 2022-12-03   [Read More]

Mesa Book Festival
An annual book festival produced by the Mesa-based literary non-profit Anthology, Inc. in partnership with the Downtown Mesa Festival of the Arts...
Starts: 2022-12-10   [Read More]

Crater Literary Festival
Crater Literary Festival celebrates and promotes literature and budding literary creators, with particular reference to South East Nigeria....
Starts: 2022-12-15   [Read More]

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Book Awards News

An Post Irish Book Awards 2022: This year’s winners revealed
Novel of the year, nonfiction book of the year and 16 other winners have been announced. All now compete for the book of the year award.
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BookTok helping young readers discover passion for reading: UK PA survey
National Book Awards 2022 winners announced International news ... Soobramanien, Williams win Goldsmiths Prize for ’Diego Garcia’ International ...
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Nominations Still Open for IFRT Awards! - Intellectual Freedom Blog
Book nominations are due December 1. The Hodges Award, named for ALA staff member Gerald Hodges, recognizes an intellectual freedom focused ...
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WIPO’s Accessible Books Consortium Names Its Award Shortlists
The 2022 winners of the ABC International Excellence Award for ... to be announced during Marisol Schulz’s Guadalajara International Book Fair on ...
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Meet the 2022 National Book Award Finalists
The winners of the 73rd National Book Awards-given every year in Young People’s Literature, Translation, Poetry, Nonfiction, and Fiction-will be ...
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Upcoming Award Deadlines

Dorothy Hewett Award
The Dorothy Hewett Award is open to all writers who have completed a manuscript and are seeking publication. The work must be fiction, narrative nonfi...
Deadline: 2022-11-30

Instruction & Insight Book Awards
CIBA is looking for the best Non-narrative/Non-Fiction books including guidebooks, instructional books, inspirational books and more. There is a $75.0...
Deadline: 2022-11-30

Gerald Lampert Memorial Award
The Gerald Lampert Memorial Award is given in the memory of Gerald Lampert, an arts administrator who organized authors’ tours and took a particular...
Deadline: 2022-11-30

Arthur C. Clarke Award
The Arthur C. Clarke Award is given for the best science fiction novel first published in the United Kingdom during the previous year. The award was e...
Deadline: 2022-11-30

Coretta Scott King Book Award
The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are given annually to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults ...
Deadline: 2022-12-01

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