The Texas Book Festival connects authors and readers through experiences that celebrate the culture of literacy, ideas, and imagination. #txbookfest
The 2019 @texasbookfest takes place Oct. 26-27 in downtown ATX. Don't miss your chance to meet & hear from your favorite authors! 📖 Plan your weekend today: bit.ly/2yHJPyO #txbookfest
RT @TXTeenBookFest: Maddy and Serena from @BookPeople’s Teen Press Corps interviewed @BrittneyMMorris, author of SLAY! Check it out: https:…
RT @TXTeenBookFest: Thanks for another amazing year! To our passionate readers, authors, booksellers, sponsors, exhibitors, volunteers, and…
RT @TXTeenBookFest: A sweet recap of this morning’s Keynote with @ErikaLSanchez, by Xander from @BookPeople’s Teen Press Corps: https://t.c…
This year, Reading Rock Stars is heading to 7 schools in Austin on 10/25 featuring 23 authors and illustrators. We are thrilled to welcome children's book authors Isabel Quintero, René Colato Laínez, and many more! Read more about the program here: texasbookfestival.org/reading-rock-s… https://t.co/ZgTizMAASC
Congratulation to Dominican- American Author @acruzwriter on being the first pick for @GMA’s new book club #GMAcovertocover. We can’t wait to see her at this year’s Texas Book Festival and learn more about “Dominicana.” twitter.com/gma/status/118…
We're thrilled to announce the 2019 Texas Writer Award Winner is @atticalocke— award-winning author and producer on the hit shows @WhenTheySeeUs and @EmpireFOX Join us on Saturday, October 26 at 2:30pm in the House Chamber as we present her with the 2019 Texas Writer Award! https://t.co/rdLDWGhLNS
Young readers have so much to discover during this year’s Festival! Once again, #txbookfest will bring together children's authors and activities for Kids on Congress, a jam-packed thoroughfare of kids’ events. There is so much to do and it's all FREE! ow.ly/PSiF50wEUKj https://t.co/QeO2HQ0wut
Book lovers who can't make it to the Texas Book Festival, thanks to @BookPeople you can still grab signed copies of select Festival titles. Check out the full list of signed books now available to pre-order in the link below. BookPeople ships worldwide! ow.ly/zXoo50wEO5u https://t.co/NLMSqOB5JH
"I decided to start writing for children in the summer of 2013, when my son was three. I had collected picture books since the early 1990s, particularly those featuring Indigenous people and cultures." @tracisorell on the inspiration behind her new picture book. https://t.co/nhsUBhkdPH
This year's @CentralMarket Cooking Tent will have delicious schedule of amazing chefs from around the country demonstrating some of their favorite cookbook recipes + discussing their experiences with food.There’s so much to discover at the #txbookfest2019! ow.ly/Gh8E50wn6Pd https://t.co/Em5Jp5JCH2
Discover STEM programming at this year's #txbookfest with the Cirrus Logic STEM track. This track is your curated guide to big discussions about climate change, internet culture, space flight, psychology at the voting polls, and more. Check out the list: ow.ly/hwed50wswoY https://t.co/7KHvIyP0qB
This year, we are proud to have more than 75 #Latinx authors, moderators, and panelists participating in the #txbookfest! Visit our website to check out the full Latinx Lit Tent schedule to get your itineraries ready, booklovers! ow.ly/kkhL50wsurm https://t.co/c9XcD5lfDL
We are honored to host United States Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor at this year's Texas Book Festival. If you would like to see her and have a book signed, please read this important event information. Seating is limited! texasbookfestival.org/sonia-sotomayo… https://t.co/uTMuBrWzCb
On 10/26, Lit Crawl Austin is celebrating its 9th year of irreverent literary programming! Join us in the Red River Cultural District for a night of performances, games, trivia matches + storytelling sessions. Everyone is welcome and all events are free! ow.ly/avor50wn6kP https://t.co/epZm0enXpx
Our 2019 Texas Book Festival schedule is here! Tag your Festival buddy and let us know who you are most excited to see. Visit the link below to view all session locations and times for October 26-27, and start planning your Festival Weekend today! texasbookfestival.org/schedule https://t.co/dSlANBwSwT
Calling all teens! Thirty-five fantastic YA authors will come together on October 12 for the 11th annual @TXTeenBookFest taking place at Southwestern University. Come out to meet your favorite YA authors, participate in writing workshops, get your books signed, and more! https://t.co/HkPp7Fee1h
So excited about this brunch! Tickets available now! twitter.com/austin_monthly…
The countdown starts today! We are exactly one month away from the 2019 Texas Book Festival. This year, we have more than 300 authors! Check out everything you need to know about participating authors and attending the Festival by visiting: texasbookfestival.org. https://t.co/uoq63TEx8R
In case you missed it, the @nationalbook Foundation announced their 2019 National Book Awards Longlists including 2019 Festival authors: @kwamealexander, @jerichobrown, @sarahmbroom + Susan Choi. The full list of winners can be found here: nationalbook.org/awards-prizes/… https://t.co/6nmMZ52PcV
Congratulations to Houston-based 2019 participating Festival author @brywashing as he was just named one of the @nationalbook 5 Under 35 honorees! Read more about it here: nationalbook.org/national-book-…
“The first book I remember having an impact on me was The Autobiography of Malcolm X as told to Alex Haley. I checked it out of the high school library, and, thought I knew little about that part of America, it affected me very much," said Fernando Flores: ow.ly/lAKp50w3tj1 https://t.co/RVgg6m8E4C
TBF friends get 50% off Sept.27 @nytimes Politics Live event in Austin where on-the-ground reporters talk presidential campaign, food, and entertainment. Enter “TBF” in promo code field for 50% off! bit.ly/2kqiL48 #TimesEvents https://t.co/GmR3sxEJfa
"The idea began on the roof of a hotel, looking out at the pool, when I had some family in town. I was, at that moment, seeing the city both as a resident and a tourist." 2019 Texas Book Festival author @jamiattenberg on what inspired her latest novel. ow.ly/4Oas50w3v5W https://t.co/fRdvMXTHrU
Searching for a new read? Our amazing Literary Director, Julie Wernersbach recommends Andrea Lawlor's hilarious novel, a 2018 finalist for the Lambda Literary and CLMP Firecracker Awards, Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl. You can catch them at this year's #txbookfest! https://t.co/YYAN0pW4kJ
Also, congratulations to @UTexasPress and @NifMuhammad for this honor!
Congratulations to the National Book Awards' Longlist for Nonfiction recipient @sarahmbroom ! We are so excited for her session at #tbf2019! twitter.com/nationalbook/s…
We're taking it back to 2015 with this snap 📸 Nothing makes us more proud than to see our lines grow longer throughout the years. We love connecting authors and readers through experiences that celebrate literature and promote literacy! Visit texasbookfestival.org. https://t.co/0KUtF3MRMQ
Congratulations to the National Book Awards' Longlist for Poetry award recipient @jerichobrown! We can't wait to catch his session at #tbf2019! twitter.com/newyorker/stat…
Last call for exhibitors! Secure your spot in front of 50,000 Festival attendees at our regular rate. Rates go up 10/1. Apply now: ow.ly/KtM050wdMgs https://t.co/b4c9F6UNY8
Today @KirkusReviews announced the 2019 #KirkusPrize finalists! Stay tuned to find out which of these writers will be on our annual Kirkus Prize panel at #txbookfest. Full schedule announcement coming October 1! ow.ly/FEKo50wdGqp
This year, we are proud to welcome more than 70 Latinx authors and moderators to the Texas Book Festival. We're thrilled to bring back the Latinx Lit Tent and very excited to launch our Libros en Español Tent. Learn more about the Latinx programming here: ow.ly/zDxg50w4F8c https://t.co/oiK0fgSANa
Big thanks to Kate Elizabeth Russell and @WmMorrowBooks for sharing #MyDarkVanessa with us today in Austin! This powerful debut novel, out in Jan 2020, is a compelling, complex examination of the psychological dynamics of manipulation and abuse. A riveting, major new must-read. https://t.co/kF9E9GMuEL
Read more about Russell and her thought-provoking new novel and keep an eye out for a giveaway we'll run later this year so that you, too, can have a sneak peek of MY DARK VANESSA: kateelizabethrussell.com/my-dark-vanessa
Congratulations to Young People’s Literature award recipients @kwamealexander @halseanderson @randyribay and @TXTeenBookFest 2019 author Awkaeke Emezi! We can’t wait to catch their sessions at #tbf2019 and #ttbf2019! twitter.com/nationalbook/s…
We are so excited to have @irenelarasilva at Texas Book Festival this year! Check out her poem, "axolotl" on @nytimes here: ow.ly/jlDY50w8Ezv.
"This book is a Valentine to my mother and all the unsung Dominicanas like her, who make big sacrifices to make a better life for their families." 2019 #txbookfest author @acruzwriter on how her mother inspired her new novel, Dominicana, here: texasbookfestival.org/texas-book-fes…. https://t.co/kyBeywniCY
Happiest Friday booklovers! It is hot in Texas and we have the perfect poolside read for you courtesy of our lovely staff member, Maris Finn. She is currently diving into Karen Russell's Orange World. You can catch Russell at this year's #txbookfest! https://t.co/zzmqDnXtaX
We can't wait for #ttbf2019! Check out the full festival schedule now. twitter.com/TXTeenBookFest…
We are thrilled to partner with @OlamaieAustin to host author @jannagur for an exclusive brunch on Sunday, October 27 at 10:30 a.m! Tickets are now on sale for this one-of-a-kind event! See the full details and get your tickets on our site here: ow.ly/h3sR50w5O3Z https://t.co/7EdNBqvE2C
COMING TO TBF! We are excited to welcome @paultough to the 2019 Texas Book Festival where he will be presenting his new book, The Years That Matter The Most: How College Makes or Breaks Us. His article in this week's @nytimes is adapted from his book: nytimes.com/interactive/20…
Burgeoning: the art for this year’s poster is a collage made from wrinkled paper, photographed and rendered as a mountain landscape. Learn more about the artist, @dmdesigninc and what sparked the idea here: texasbookfestival.org/dave-mcclinton/. https://t.co/aoAnVMjPK5
We've just announced our Festival Friends Pass presenting authors, and we can't wait to host sessions with @AaronSanchez, @stephenharrigan , @RJPalacio, @atticalocke, Steph Cha, and many more! Make sure to grab your Festival Friends Pass! Details here: texasbookfestival.org/2019-festival-…. https://t.co/eXO0ZfS6Az
Austin friends, this tribute to Bill Wittliff is happening tomorrow at @ParamountAustin. It’s open to the public. We’re looking forward to celebrating his life and work with so many fellow fans and friends. twitter.com/outandabout/st…
For the locals exploring new activities and the travelers heading to Austin, @PureWow shared the Best 50 Things to Do in Austin, including the annual free @texasbookfest in October! Read more here: purewow.com/travel/best-th…
Need some #fridayreads inspiration? We suggest grabbing these books by 2019 Texas Book Fest authors! Catch them in person October 26-27! https://t.co/kMp7p3ACA6
Thrilled to announce the authors who will present their latest books at this year's First Edition Literary Gala: @sarahmbroom @stephenharrigan, @sharonarobinson, and @McCallSmith. Our heartfelt thanks to them and to attendees for supporting our work! texasbookfestival.org/2019-first-edi…. https://t.co/SOsjWbco8R
Want to meet authors face-to-face and get a book signed? Here's everything you need to know about book signings at #txbookfest: texasbookfestival.org/books-sales-si…
One of the best parts of Texas Book Festival is discovering new books. Get a head start on browsing the @BookPeople Sales Tents by checking out all of this year's titles in the TBF online bookstore! Learn more: texasbookfestival.org/2019-texas-boo…. https://t.co/CRwgXP3tgg
Want to meet authors face-to-face and get a book signed? Here's everything you need to know about book signings at #txbookfest: texasbookfestival.org/books-sales-si…
One of the best parts of Texas Book Festival is discovering new books. Get a head start on browsing the @BookPeople Sales Tents by checking out all of this year's titles in the TBF online bookstore! https://t.co/Rhhtzmy1cm
RT @laraprescott: I can't believe it, y'all! @ReeseW has selected #TheSecretsWeKept as the #ReesesBookClub September pick! 😊🥳 https://t.co/…
Did you miss our full author lineup announcement? Head to our website and check out all the renowned authors who will be presenting at the 2019 Festival! https://t.co/zVuRhRr29P
RT @TXTeenBookFest: Last chance to enter the WNDB essay contest!!! Deadline is this Sunday, September 1st. Share your story with us: https:…
We're throwing it back to last year's First Edition Literary Gala featuring authors Celeste Ng, Michael Beschloss, Luis Alberto Urrea, and Jacqueline Woodson. Stay tuned for our announcement of the 2019 Gala presenting authors! https://t.co/iPxg0IgOzX
RT @artepublico: Happy to report children's book author René Colato Laínez will read from his new book @texasbookfest Oct. 26-27 in Austin!…
RT @shobawadhia: Thrilled to join @texasbookfest discussing my book #Banned @NYUpress Texas Book Festival 2019: The Full Lineup https://t.c…
ICYMI: We announced our full lineup of 300+ authors coming to the 2019 #txbookfest! Thanks to @austin360 for sharing these highlights. We'll see y'all in downtown Austin October 26-27! twitter.com/austin360/stat…
RT @CynLeitichSmith: Wow! @kwamealexander @DavidOBowles @renecolato @LRGiles @nikkigrimes9 @halseanderson @BethanyHegedus @maureenjohnson @…
RT @casey_mcquiston: the news is OUT: texas, my love, i will see you in october!!! 🤠🤠🤠 twitter.com/texasbookfest/…
RT @riverabookaward: #RiveraBookAward authors @DavidOBowles and @yuyimorales will be at the #TXBookFest!! twitter.com/texasbookfest/…
RT @UTexasPress: 🎉Blowing a big wonderful horn for our 2019 @texasbookfest authors!🎉 #txbookfest @stephenharrigan with BIG WONDERFUL THING…
RT @atticalocke: I’ll be here and I can’t wait. This is one of the world’s best book festivals! twitter.com/texasbookfest/…
RT @SergioTroncoso: So excited to be part of the @texasbookfest Oct. 26-27 in Austin. I’ll be reading and signing from my new book, A Pecul…
RT @MeganLacera: BEYOND excited to be a part of this amazing lineup! @jlacera and I hope to see you at the @texasbookfest at the end of Oct…
RT @willevans: Join @DeepVellum author Jung Young Moon & 300 of his best friends as he presents his novel about the 100 West Corsicana resi…
RT @Gabino_Iglesias: The full lineup for @texasbookfest has been announced. It's a truly outstanding list of authors. I'm looking forward t…
RT @OdomESLibrary: So many amazing #kidlit authors at the Texas Book Festival! I can’t wait! twitter.com/texasbookfest/…
RT @jamiattenberg: See you in Texas, y'all! twitter.com/texasbookfest/…
RT @mattgmendez: I am so hyped for this. I can’t wait to be back in Tejas! twitter.com/texasbookfest/…
RT @DavidOBowles: Excited to be one of the many awesome authors at the Texas Book Festival! twitter.com/texasbookfest/…
Award-winning author, historian, and leading antiracist voice @DrIbram will present his most recent work, How to Be an Antiracist, which leads readers through topics of ethics, history, law, and science, interwoven with his own personal story. texasbookfestival.org/2019-texas-boo… https://t.co/edGQTYaVRo
 
Former US Ambassador to the UN and Pulitzer Prize-winning author @SamanthaJPower will present The Education of an Idealist: A Memoir, which traces her journey from her childhood in Dublin to the streets of war-torn Bosnia to the White House Situation Room. texasbookfestival.org/2019-texas-boo… https://t.co/9u2AaqaHT3
 
TV personality, #JamesBeardAward-winning chef, and cookbook author @AaronSanchez will present his memoir, Where I Come From: Life Lessons From a Latino Chef—an intimate look into the chaotic, unorthodox life of a professional chef and TV personality. texasbookfestival.org/2019-texas-boo… https://t.co/oNeN1Cl8Ey
 
Award-winning author of The Things They Carried and former reporter for the Washington Post, @TimOBrien will present his most recent work, Dad’s Maybe Book, in which he shares wisdom from his life. texasbookfestival.org/2019-texas-boo… https://t.co/y6l0AaShGk
 
New Orleans native @sarahmbroom, who will present her critically acclaimed debut memoir, THE YELLOW HOUSE. Having grown up in New Orleans East, Broom takes us through the history of the city as seen through her family’s past & her iconic childhood home. texasbookfestival.org/2019-texas-boo… https://t.co/ssUaqEPay9
 
Bestselling author @jamiattenberg will present her new novel, All This Could Be Yours, a timely, piercing exploration of family secrets and the web of a toxic patriarch. texasbookfestival.org/2019-texas-boo… https://t.co/zyTwpjoYBD
 
@jamiattenberg Chris Ware, award-winning cartoonist, creator of Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth and Building Stories, and contributor to The New Yorker, will present Rusty Brown, a graphic novel featuring a young Nebraska boy's obsession with superheroes. texasbookfestival.org/2019-texas-boo… https://t.co/wcwonfcTho
 
@jamiattenberg #JamesBeardAward-winning chef & cookbook author @cshepherd13 will present Cook Like a Local: Flavors That Can Change How You Cook and See the World, in which he shares the chefs, flavors, and cultures which have inspired him. texasbookfestival.org/2019-texas-boo… https://t.co/uLXcgjnvxw
 
@jamiattenberg @cshepherd13 Breakout author @jaquiradiaz will present her Ordinary Girls: A Memoir, which recounts her childhood in Puerto Rico and Miami, along with her bumpy transition from girlhood to womanhood. texasbookfestival.org/2019-texas-boo… https://t.co/tbE9gtgr2i
 
@jamiattenberg @cshepherd13 @jaquiradiaz And there are so, so many more wonderful, awe-inspiring authors coming to the Festival October 26-27! Check out the full list on our website 🔥🔥🔥 See y'all there! texasbookfestival.org/2019-festival-…
Join us for the 24th annual Texas Book Festival on October 26-27, and help us inspire all Texans to love reading! In the meantime, take a look at this amazing list of authors who will present at the Festival, including:
As one of the largest literary festivals in the country, we are proud to showcase both national and Texas authors, including debut and bestselling writers, renowned chefs, beloved children’s illustrators and authors, and more. texasbookfestival.org/2019-texas-boo…
We are thrilled to reveal our 2019 Festival lineup! Our 2019 author lineup features a diverse array of topics, genres, and writers, including acclaimed poets, illustrators, and bestselling authors of both fiction and nonfiction. texasbookfestival.org/2019-texas-boo… https://t.co/vGPmdfuXPQ
There's something for every reader at the Texas Book Festival. As you know, we've already announced our 2019 Kids & Teen lineup, but what about the grown ups? The full author lineup announcement is coming very soon—keep an eye on our social media and sign up for our newsletter! https://t.co/x4TrTprag6
Calling all Texas readers! Meet friends, take home a tshirt, and even see your favorite authors behind the scenes by volunteering at the Texas Book Festival! Our Festival Weekend opportunities are now open—join our fantastic team of booklovers today! texasbookfestival.org/volunteer/ https://t.co/xd9eUgs80i
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RT @padmatv: Thrilled to be part of this awesome lineup for the @texasbookfest including @duncantonatiuh @RutaSepetys @MitaliPerkins @Em…
RT @markhaber713: I'm going on tour later this year for 'Reinhardt's Garden'. If you live in any of these great cities please join me. I ha…
RT @_Jakeful: Y'all. @hodgman gonna be at @texasbookfest. That is all.
RT @juanamedina: Each of these book plates is signed with so much joy and gusto. See you in October, @texasbookfest! #ReadingRockStars http…
RT @TXTeenBookFest: We're so excited to continue our partnership with @EpicReads for the 4th annual costume contest at TTBF! We've seen som…
Exciting news from @TSLAC! We love this beautiful picture book about Barbara Jordan and are thrilled to see it reach even more readers as the 2019 Texas Great Read! twitter.com/TSLAC/status/1…
We're so excited! Can't wait to open the door on this new little library! twitter.com/austin360/stat…
RT @NewsForrest: "Tickets to see @Gladwell are $35 and available now. Each book ticket includes one presigned copy of 'Talking to Strangers…
"I wanted to write about a character I’ve never seen in books–a highly imaginative nerdy black girl who is trying so hard to make sense of her world and her place in it." 2019 #txbookfest author @ibizoboi on how the 1980s inspired her new novel: ow.ly/6swA50vxHjj https://t.co/4R0TyU5ctH
JUST ANNOUNCED: we are proud to host multiple #1 bestselling author Malcolm @Gladwell, presenting his new book, TALKING TO STRANGERS, on Saturday, October 26th at 1 p.m. Book tickets available now, and include admission for one + signed copy of the book! texasbookfestival.org/malcolm-gladwe… https://t.co/XaJW2NuEPI
RT @AdeenaR: It was nearly impossible to recommend only six books at the @texasbookfest’s Literary Libations tonight, but 🥁🥁🥁 here they are…
*tap tap* is this thing on? Hey Texas readers, we're making an exciting announcement tomorrow—keep your eyes peeled! https://t.co/vnN0PMUS3E
 
 
 
 
 
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