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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 […]

BookFest 2017 Highlights Women Authors, Features Wizard Academy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Region’s Largest Book Festival to Feature Local Women Authors Beaver, Pa. (15009), August 9, 2017 — Celebrating its eighth year as the region’s number one literary festival, Beaver County BookFest is back and better than ever. BookFest 2017 will take place Saturday, September 9, from 9 a.m. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]