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BookFest Puts Spotlight On Local Women Writers

Everybody knows we’ve got a ton of talent here in Western PA, and I’m not just talking about sports. More and more this region is becoming known for its creative and cultural offerings. Beaver County BookFest ( is an annual festival in downtown Beaver that highlights some of the region’s [...]

September 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|

BookFest 2015 Children’s Tent

A look back at all the fun we had in the Children's Tent at the 2015 BookFest… We are excited to announce the theme for the children's areas for BookFest 2015—Fractured Fairytales! Join us to hear the stories that you thought you knew! Children's Tent Stations (9 a.m. - 5 [...]

September 12th, 2015|Past Events|

BookFest 2015 Featured Authors

JONATHAN AUXIER writes strange stories for strange children. His first novel, Peter Nimble and his Fantastic Eyes, was an ABA New Voices pick and a BookPage Magazine Best Book of 2011. His new book The Night Gardener ia a Junior Library Guild selection, an ABA IndieNext pick, an Amazon Editor's Pick of the Month, and a [...]

September 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|

BookFest 2015 Event Info

September 11-12, 2015 Beaver, PA Friday, September 11 Opening Night Author Talk Time: 7 - 9:30 p.m. Location: Author Tent (Market Street, Downtown Beaver) Join us for this intimate evening with BookFest main authors Jonathan Auxier and Bruce Ferberas they discuss their books and answer questions about the writing life. [...]

September 1st, 2015|Past Events|

Authors & Vendors!

Author and Vendor space is COMPLETELY SOLD OUT!

Questions? Contact Linda Au.

Friday Night Tickets

Get your tickets for the 2019 Opening Night Author Panel with this year's Featured Authors!


2019 Sponsors

Main Event Sponsors
Beaver County Push Logo

Children's Tent Sponsor
PACyber Logo

Friday Night Event
Fort McIntosh Foundation
Media Sponsor
Times Online
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"It’s easy to show up, throw some stuff on a table and talk to people. It’s entirely something else to make an event like this happen. The event exceeded my best-case expectations by a mile."
Mark Levine, Featured BookFest Author (2010), author of "The Fine Print of Self-Publishing"

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