Ticketed Giveaway for Texas Monthly Readers

The Texas Book Festival would like to offer Texas Monthly readers an opportunity to win a pair of VIP tickets (including a copy of the book!) for Janet Evanovich, Nelson DeMille, or Jacques Pépin. See session descriptions below and fill out the form to enter.

You may check more than one box, but an individual can only win VIP tickets for one session. Please only enter once, duplicate entries will be discarded. Deadline is at 5pm on October 1, and winners will be contacted on October 3.

Contact the Texas Book Festival at bookfest@texasbookfestival.org or 512-477-4055 with any questions. Thank you!

Janet Evanovich

WHO: Janet Evanovich
WHAT: Speaking about Going Rogue
WHERE: Texas Book Festival, First Baptist Church, 901 Trinity St., Austin, TX 78701
WHEN: Sunday, November 6 at 2:30 PM (doors at 1:45 p.m.). A book signing session will follow the event, on site at the First Baptist Church. Please plan to arrive by 1:45 p.m.

Over the last twenty-six years, Janet Evanovich has written a staggering forty-two New York Times bestsellers. In addition to her #1 bestselling Stephanie Plum novels and many other popular books, Janet is the author of The Recovery Agent, the start of a blockbuster new series.

Nelson DeMille

WHO: Nelson DeMille, #1 NYT bestselling author
WHAT: Speaking about new novel The Maze
WHERE: Texas Book Festival, Central Presbyterian Church, 200 E. 8TH ST., Austin, TX 78701
WHEN: Saturday, November 5 at 10:30am

Nelson DeMille is the New York Times bestselling author of twenty-one novels, six of which were #1 New York Times bestsellers. His novels include The Deserter (written with Alex DeMille), The Cuban AffairWord of HonorPlum IslandThe Charm SchoolThe Gold Coast, and The General’s Daughter,

which was made into a major motion picture, starring John Travolta and Madeleine Stowe. He has written short stories, book reviews, and articles for magazines and newspapers. Nelson DeMille is a combat-decorated US Army veteran, a member of Mensa, Poets & Writers, and the Authors Guild, and past president of the Mystery Writers of America. He is also a member of the International Thriller Writers, who honored him as 2015 Thriller Master of the Year. He lives on Long Island with his family.

Jacques Pepin

WHO: Jacques Pépin
WHAT: Speaking about new book The Art of the Chicken
WHERE: Texas Book Festival, Central Presbyterian Church, 200 E. 8TH ST., Austin, TX 78701
WHEN: Saturday, November 5 at 1:00 p.m.

The winner of sixteen James Beard Awards and author of over 30 cookbooks, including The ApprenticeEssential Pépin, and Jacques Pépin Quick & Simple, Jacques Pépin is a chef, author, television personality, educator, and artist, and has starred in twelve acclaimed PBS cooking series. His dedication to culinary education led to the creation of the Jacques Pépin Foundation in 2016.

This giveaway is now closed, but book tickets are available for Janet Evanovich, Nelson DeMille, and Jacques Pépin. Limited seating to the public may also be available.