2019 Festival of Books & Authors

Happy 15th birthday, Bookmarks!

Save the Date  The 15th Annual Festival of Books & Authors will be held September 5-8, 2019

2019 Author Submissions
Publishers, please send authors name and book title, publisher's information (ISBN, format, price, pub date), author bio, and why this selection is a good fit for Bookmarks and Winston-Salem to Jamie Rogers Southern at jamie@bookmarksnc.org. We will be in touch if we believe this to be a good fit with our festival programming. Please note that we only feature authors who have new books out between September 2018 and September 2019.

Authors who are independently published or who otherwise do not meet the above criteria are invited to participate in our festival as exhibitors at Saturday's street festival. See below for more information.

Festival Exhibitors
Saturday's street festival features exhibitors, vendors, food trucks, and more. Click here to learn more about being an exhibitor at our 2019 Festival of Books & Authors and register online today.



Festival Sponsors
Thank you to our 2018 Festival sponsors! Bookmarks offers a range of sponsorship levels and opportunities. For more information about becoming a sponsor, email Executive Director Ginger Hendricks at gh@bookmarksnc.org.



2018 Festival Photos
Click here to see photos from our 2018 Festival of Books & Authors




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