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Last year, more than 1,000 enthusiastic book-lovers volunteered their time and talent to make the Texas Book Festival a huge success. We are very grateful to all of our volunteers for your continued support! Don’t forget to sign-up to volunteer for the 2014 Texas Book Festival.


Volunteer positions are now available! Sign up for a shift below.

Read our 2014 Volunteer Guidelines (PDF)

Do you have a group that would like to volunteer? Fill out the Group Volunteer Request Form. Please note, our volunteer coordinators will do the best they can to accommodate your group, but occasionally, we will have to split groups into different shifts or venues.

Barnes & Noble Book Sales - Adult Tent
Location: Festival Grounds

(Charley Carroll, Chair)

Barnes & Noble Volunteers will:

  • greet attendees as they enter the bookselling tent
  • help attendees find the book(s) they are looking for
  • thank attendees for their purchase
  • assist with the unpacking of books on Friday night and repacking of books on Sunday night
**Friday, October 25th, 10pm-1am - we will need volunteers to help unload & set up tables of books.  Ability to lift 40 pounds or more preferred.

**Sunday 4:45pm - 7pm - we will need volunteers to help box up & load left over books.  Ability to lift 40 pounds or more preferred.

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