Support the Texas Book Festival

Thanks to the generous support of donors, the Texas Book Festival is able to bring authors, books, and literacy outreach to more Texans than ever!

Donor “thank you” gifts!

Festival Friends Pass

If you donate $100 or more we will thank you with a Festival Friends Pass. Festival Friends will receive a Pass that allows priority seating and a priority signing line for designated Festival sessions. Our Festival Friends have helped keep the Festival free for everyone, as well as supporting authors, libraries, and young readers across Texas.

2019 TBF Enamel Pin

New in 2019, if you increase your donation to $150, you can choose to receive a commemorative TBF enamel pin. Celebrate our love of books and reading, along with Austin’s beloved bats! Pins measure 1″ wide.


2019 TBF Zippered Tote Bag

Increase your support to $200+, and you will receive the enamel pin AND a commemorative TBF zippered tote bag! This canvas tote bag will carry your favorite books to your favorite swimming hole and thanks to the zipper, nothing will fall out. Tote measures 15″ H x 20″ W x 5″ D.



When will I get my gift? Thank you gifts, including the Festival Friends Pass, will be sent via U. S. Mail after we have received the donation. If you make a donation after October 18, your Friends Pass will be available to pick up at the Festival.

Use the form below to donate online, or contact our office at 512-477-4055 or

All contributions to Texas Book Festival are tax-deductible as charitable contributions under Section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code.
Tax ID # 74-2776425