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TBF Logo: White on Black

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TBF Logo: White on Brown

Lois Kim, Executive Director

Steph Opitz, Literary Director

Leadership Bios

Logo Treatment Guidelines

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News Releases

March 27, 2015: Texas Book Festival announces Fiction Writing Contest for grades 7-12

February 27, 2015: Reading Rock Stars Rio Grande Valley, March 5- 6

27 de febrero de 2015: Las presentaciones de Estrellas del Rock en la Lectura (en Español)

February 9, 2015: TBF Hearts Indies event, Feb. 23

November 25, 2014: Reading Rock Stars expands to Houston

October 22, 2014: Texas Book Festival this weekend!

October 17, 2014: Literary Mayhem to take over East Austin, Oct. 25

October 17, 2014: Food takes center stage at Texas Book Fest

October 17, 2014: Music highlights at the Texas Book Festival

October 15, 2014: Central Market Cooking Tent schedule for the 2014 Texas Book Festival

October 15, 2014: Reading Rock Stars brings books to life at six Austin Title 1 schools, Oct. 24

October 14, 2014: Texas Teen Book Festival this weekend!

October 1, 2014: Texas Book Festival schedule announced

September 10, 2014: Texas Book Fest announces record number of authors

August 19, 2014: Texas Teen Book Festival announces full author lineup, schedule

July 23, 2014: Eight top authors, poster for 2014 TX Book Fest announced

June 9, 2014: Texas Book Festival welcomes new board members

April 17, 2014: Texas Book Festival announces public library grant winners

March 17, 2014: Texas Book Fest to host literary event with Philipp Meyer, Kevin Powers on April 8

March 3, 2014: Bilingual children’s authors to speak, present books to students at six Rio Grande Valley schools, March 20-21

February 27, 2014: Texas Book Festival, Texas Teen Book Festival dates announced

February 11, 2014: Texas Book Festival to celebrate local independent publishers, Feb. 20

February 10, 2014: Texas Book Fest, KAZI to host civil rights panel. Feb. 22

January 27, 2014: Texas Book Festival announces 2014 Fiction Writing Contest for grades 7-12


2014 Festival Poster

2014 Fact Sheet

Media Credential Form

Media Credential Information


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