Brooklyn Book Festival celebrates its 10th Anniversary!
Brooklyn Book Festival Sunday, September 20, 2015
Brooklyn Book Festival Children's Day Saturday, September 19, 2015
Bookend Events September 14 - 21

Brooklyn Book Festival 2015

Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015
10am—6pm
Rain Or Shine

The Brooklyn Book Festival is the largest free literary event in New York City, presenting an array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors. One of America’s premier book festivals, this hip, smart diverse gathering attracts thousands of book lovers of all ages to enjoy authors and the festival’s lively literary marketplace.

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Brooklyn Book Festival Children's Day

September 19, 2015
10am—4pm
Rain or Shine
MetroTech Commons in Downtown Brooklyn

For it's 10th Anniversary, the Brooklyn Book Festival presents a Children's Day for children ages 2 - 11. Come enjoy authors and illustrators in readings, performances and workshops as they present cool new and beloved children's books. Have fun with costumed characters, join music performances, and browse a Children's Marketplace of booksellers, all in a beautiful urban park setting.

Bookend Events

September 14 - 21, 2015

BOOKEND your festival visit by attending some of the more than 50 unique literary events—literary parties, books-to-movies screenings,trivia, performances, and more—taking place in clubs, bookstores, parks, libraries, and other surprising venues throughout New York City!

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These events are from 2014. New schedule coming August 2015.