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Book Festival: Hay on Wye 2012

This year the Telegraph Hay Festival (Hay-on-Wye, Wales) will take place from May 31 – June 10.

One of the highlights is the chance to view some personal memorabilia of Lucinda Dickens Hawksley whose great-great-great-grandfather was Charles Dickens.

For more info about the author and her works: http://www.lucindahawksley.com/

For more info about programmes and tickets:

http://www.hayfestival.com/

There’s also a separate event for families and children called Hay Fever that “runs across the ten days of the festival where children have the chance to meet and talk to their favourite writers and take part in workshops to create wonderful memories and develop new skills in imaginative thinking and self expression.”

For more information go to: Hay Fever

The Hay Festival also features films from around the world: Film Festival

and the always popular comedy programme

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Autumn & Winter Book Festivals

Alphabetical List of Autumn and Winter Events

Banff Mountain Book Festival
Banff, Alberta, Canada
http://www.banffcentre.ca/mountainculture/festivals/book/
Oct-Nov

Books by the Banks
Cincinnati, OH
http://www.booksbythebanks.org/
Nov

Buckeye Book Fair
Wooster, OH
http://www.buckeyebookfair.com
Nov

California Indian Storytelling Festival
Venue varies
http://www.cistory.org/
Nov

Connecticut Children’s Book Fair
Storrs, CT
http://bookfair.uconn.edu/
Nov

Delaware Book Festival
Dover, DE
http://www.debookfestival.lib.de.us/
Nov

George West Storyfest
George West, TX
http://www.georgeweststoryfest.org/
Nov

Great Smoky Mountain Book Fair
Sylva, NC
http://www.gsmbookfair.org/
Nov

Guadalajara International Book Fair
Guadalajara, Mexico
http://www.fil.com.mx/
Nov.-Dec.

Illinois Authors Book Fair
Illinois Center for the Book
Springfield, IL
Nov

Independent and Small Press Book Fair (formerly Small Press Book Fair)
New York, NY
http://www.nycip.org/
Dec

Key West Literary Seminar
Key West, FL
http://keywestliteraryseminar.org
Jan

Maine Literary Festival
Camden, ME
http://maineliteraryfestival.com/
Nov

Miami Book Fair International
Miami, FL
http://www.miamibookfair.com/
Nov/weekend before Thanksgiving

Multicultural Children’s Book Festival
Washington, DC
www.kennedy-center.org/programs/specialevents/bookfestival/
Nov

Multicultural Children’s Book Festival
Washington, DC
www.kennedy-center.org/programs/specialevents/bookfestival/
Nov

Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration
Natchez, MS
http://www.colin.edu/nlcc/default.htm
Feb National African American Read In

National Black Storytelling Festival and Conference
Venue changes each festival
http://www.NABSinc.org/
Nov

National Young Reader’s Day
Sponsor: Pizza Hut BOOK IT!
www.bookitprogram.com/teachers/nyrd.asp
Nov

Puerto Rico International Book Fair
San Juan, PR
http://www.filpuertorico.org
Nov

Rhode Island Storytelling Festival
Newport, RI
email:storyri@mcm.com
Nov

Rochester Children’s Book Festival
Rochester, NY
http://www.rochesterchildrensbookfestival.org/index.html
Nov

Sarasota Reading Festival
Sarasota, FL
http://www.sarasotareadingfestival.com
Nov

Vancouver International Storytelling Festival
Vancouver, BC, Canada
http://www.vancouverstorytelling.org/
Feb

Vegas Valley Book Festival
Las Vegas (Arts District), NV
Nevada Humanities Committee
http://www.vegasvalleybookfest.org/
Nov

Vero Beach Book Festival
Vero Beach, FL
http://www.verobeachbookfest.com/
Nov

Wordstock
Portland, OR
http://www.wordstockfestival.com/
Nov

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