The 2018 Texas Book Festival was held from October 27 to October 28 on the State Capitol grounds in Austin, Texas. The festival featured approximately three hundred nationally and critically recognized authors, panels, book signings, discussions, a book fair, music performances, and a Saturday night Lit Crawl. Participating authors included poet Sandra Cisneros; fiction writers Chloe Benjamin, Tayari Jones, and Tommy Orange; and nonfiction writers Alexander Chee, Alfredo Corchado, and Joe Holley. All events were free and open to the public. Visit the website for information.
Texas Book Festival, 610 Brazos, Suite 200, Austin, TX 78701. (512) 477-4055.