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The 2015 Texas Book Festival
October 17, 2015 @ 10:00 am - October 18, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the Texas Book Festival is one of the premier literary events in the nation, appealing to book lovers of every kind. The Festival is FREE and open to the public, and will take place Oct. 17 and 18 on the grounds of the Texas State Capitol. The Festival features more than 250 renowned authors, panels, book signings, live music, cooking demonstrations, and children’s activities. A few of this year’s marquee authors include Margaret Atwood, Chuck Palahniuk, Wendell Pierce, Sandra Cisneros, Elizabeth Strout, Linda Gray, and H.W. Brands, among others. The full author lineup will be available in early September, and the schedule will be available in early October. Visit http://www.texasbookfestival.org for more info, and join the conversation using the hashtag #txbookfest.
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