A Daylong Celebration of Books

Saturday, July 8, 2017
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Orlando Book Festival is a day-long celebration of books at the Orlando Public Library. New York Times bestseller Adam Silvera, author of More Happy Than Not and History is All You Left Me, will kick off the day with an opening keynote. Join us for panels, writing workshops, book signings, and more from bestselling authors from all over the country. Enjoy a closing keynote address from New York Times bestseller and 5-time Bram Stoker Award-winning author, Jonathan Maberry, author of Rot and Ruin, Marvel comics, X-Files novels, Dark Horse comics, and more.  This event is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required, but RSVP on Facebook to see updates and ask questions.

View last year's Orlando Book Festival video and check out last year's guests!

Schedule (Subject to Change)

Saturday, July 8, 2017 | 10 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
10 a.m. Opening Keynote - Adam Silvera
11 a.m. Panel and Workshop, Session 1
12 p.m. Panel and Workshop, Session 2
1 p.m. Panel and Workshop, Session 3
2-2:45 p.m Closing Keynote - Jonathan Maberry
3-4:45 p.m. Book Signing, all authors

Featured Authors (More to Come, Subject to Change)

 

11 am | Panel and Workshop, Session 1

To Be Determined

12 pm | Panel and Workshop, Session 2

To Be Determined

1 pm | Panel and Workshop, Session 3

To Be Determined

Directions & Parking Information

The Orlando Public Library is located at 101 E. Central Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32801.

Traveling East on I-4, take the South Street exit (82B), turn right on Central Blvd and the library will be on your left in 0.6 miles. Traveling West on I-4, take exit 84 for US-17/US-92, turn left onto US-17 N/US-92 E/W Colonial Dr, turn right onto N Orange Ave for 0.8 miles, then turn left onto E. Central Blvd and the library will be on your left.

Read more about the Orlando Public Library and parking. OCLS is not able to validate or reimburse parking.

Contact Us

The Orlando Book Festival is now closed to author submissions. Thank you for your interest. All other questions and inquires should be directed to adultprograms@ocls.info.

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