Are you a Texas Book Festival expert?

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Test your knowledge of the Texas Book Festival with this fun trivia challenge. It’s harder than you think, so don’t feel bad if you only know a handful of the answers—you may learn something new!

  1. Who were the founders of the Texas Book Festival?
  2. Can you name three headliners from the 2013 Festival?
  3. What is the Texas Book Festival’s official hashtag?
  4. How many volunteers does it take to run the annual fall Texas Book Festival?
  5. In what year did Molly Shannon appear at the Festival as a featured author?
  6. What was the name of the hurricane that forced 2012 Festival authors Junot Diaz and Steven Rinella to cancel their appearances?
  7. How does the TBF thank people who make a donation of $100 or more?
  8. Since it was founded, how much money has the TBF donated to Texas public libraries through its annual grants?
  9. Who is the chair of the TBF’s board of directors?
  10. When is the 2014 Texas Book Festival?

And, the answers are….