Book Fairs

Abu Dhabi International Book Fair

Fair starts: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Fair ends: Monday, May 5, 2014

Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Dayton Book Expo

Fair date: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Location: Dayton, Ohio
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Ohioana Book Festival

Fair date: Saturday, May 10, 2014
Location: Columbus, Ohio
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South Carolina Book Festival

Fair starts: Friday, May 16, 2014
Fair ends: Sunday, May 18, 2014

Location: Columbia, South Carolina
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Gaithersburg Book Festival

Fair date: Saturday, May 17, 2014
Location: Gaithersburg, Maryland
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Book Expo Of America

Fair starts: Thursday, May 29, 2014
Fair ends: Saturday, May 31, 2014

Location: New York, New York
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Sacramento Black Book Fair

Fair starts: Friday, June 6, 2014
Fair ends: Sunday, June 8, 2014

Location: Sacremento, California
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Printers Row Lit Fest

Fair starts: Saturday, June 7, 2014
Fair ends: Sunday, June 8, 2014

Location: Chicago, Illinois
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Nantucket Book Festival

Fair starts: Friday, June 20, 2014
Fair ends: Sunday, June 22, 2014

Location: Nantucket, Massachusetts
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Freedom Fest

Fair starts: Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Fair ends: Saturday, July 12, 2014

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
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Harlem Book Fair

Fair starts: Friday, July 11, 2014
Fair ends: Saturday, July 12, 2014

Location: New York, New York
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Beijing International Book Fair

Fair starts: Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Fair ends: Sunday, August 31, 2014

Location: Beijing, China
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Library of Congress National Book Festival

Fair date: Saturday, August 30, 2014
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
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Bookmarks Festival of Books and Authors

Fair date: Saturday, September 6, 2014
Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina
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Baltimore Book Festival

Fair starts: Friday, September 26, 2014
Fair ends: Sunday, September 28, 2014

Location: Baltimore, Maryland
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Frankfurt Book Fair

Fair starts: Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Fair ends: Sunday, October 12, 2014

Location: Frankfurt, Germany
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Collingswood Book Festival

Fair date: Saturday, October 11, 2014
Location: Collingswood, New Jersey
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Vegas Valley Book Festival

Fair starts: Thursday, October 16, 2014
Fair ends: Saturday, October 18, 2014

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
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National Black Book Festival

Fair starts: Thursday, October 23, 2014
Fair ends: Saturday, October 25, 2014

Location: Houston, Texas
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Louisiana Book Festival

Fair date: Saturday, November 1, 2014
Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Miami Book Fair International

Fair starts: Monday, November 17, 2014
Fair ends: Monday, November 24, 2014

Location: Miami, Florida
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Guadalajara International Book Fair

Fair starts: Saturday, November 29, 2014
Fair ends: Sunday, December 7, 2014

Location: Guadalajara, Mexico
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Book TV Schedule

Highlights

BookTV in Fort Myers, Florida
BookTV Visits Fort Myers, Florida

Next air time: Sunday, April 20th, at 10:45am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 15 min.
"Machine Made: Tammany Hall and the Creation of Modern American Politics"
Terry Golway

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Colby Military Writers Symposium - The Mark Johnson Show Interviews
Multiple Authors

Next air time: Sunday, April 20th, at 7pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 51 min.
"Mission at Nuremberg: An American Army Chaplain and the Trial of the Nazis"
Tim Townsend

Next air time: Sunday, April 20th, at 10pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 2 min.
"American Spartan: The Promise, the Mission, and the Betrayal of Special Forces Major Jim Gant"
Ann Scott Tyson

Next air time: Sunday, April 20th, at 11pm (ET)
Approx. 56 min.

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"A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power"
Jimmy Carter
10:45am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 15 min.
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BookTV Visits Fort Myers, Florida
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"Machine Made: Tammany Hall and the Creation of Modern American Politics"
Terry Golway
7pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 51 min.
Colby Military Writers Symposium - The Mark Johnson Show Interviews
Multiple Authors

Monday, April 21st

2am (ET)
Approx. 54 min.
"Taxifornia: Liberals' Laboratory to Bankrupt America"
James Lacy
4am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 51 min.
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Upcoming Programs

IN DEPTH

In Depth is Book TV's monthly interview/call-in program with an author featuring his or her body of work.  It's LIVE on the first Sunday of every month.    

May 4, 2014 Luis Rodriguez  http://www.luisjrodriguez.com/index.htm 
 
You can watch all past In Depths online by using the "Search" function in the upper left hand corner of this website.

EVENT COVERAGE

4/14     Council on Global Affairs, Chicago: Carlotta Gall, The Wrong Enemy

4/15    RAND Corporation, Los Angeles: William Easterly, The Tyranny of Experts

4/16    Eric Quezada Center for Politics, San Francisco: Lauren Coodley, Upton Sinclair

4/17    Louisville Public Library, Louisville, Kentucky: Matt Taibbi, The Divide

4/24     Westfield State University, Westfield, Massachusetts: George Michael, Extremism in America

 

FAIRS AND FESTIVALS

Book TV covers many book festivals each year, many of them LIVE.  In 2014, our festival coverage will include book festivals in Tucson, Los Angeles, Chicago, Charlottesville, New York, Freedom Fest in Vegas, Brooklyn, the Roosevelt Reading Festival in Hyde Park, NY, Harlem Book Festival, the Texas Book Festival and Miami Book Fair International in November.  You can watch those we've already covered online.  Find them using the "Search" button in the upper lefthand corner of this homepage.

For a complete list of upcoming book festivals, click on the BOOK FAIRS tab at the top of the page.