Literary Festivals

We know it's a heresy, but Man can not live by antiquarian books alone — every so often we just have to find something new to love! (And, while we're at it, maybe meet the author, too...)

That's when we light out to the nearest lit fest. We list just a few of our favorites, here. (Click on each one to learn more.)


Costa Mesa, California

Orange County Children’s Book Festival

Sunday, October 6

Nashville, Tennessee

Southern Festival of Books and Handmade + Bound 2019

Friday-Sunday, October 11-13

St. Paul, Minnesota

Twin Cities Book Festival

Saturday, October 12

Hesperia, California

High Desert Book Festival

Friday, October 12


Texas Book Festival

Saturday-Sunday, October 26-27

Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore Book Festival

Friday-Sunday, November 1-3

Charleston, South Carolina

YallFest Young Adult Literary Festival

Friday-Saturday, November 8-9

Miami, Florida

Miami International Book Fair

Friday-Sunday, November 22-24

That's it for 2019.
Happy New Year!

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