Friday - Various Locations
4pm: Award-winning children's book author Derrick Barnes, Who Got Game? Baseball, Amazing but True Stories. Bethlehem Area Public Library. Free.
6pm: Authors' & Illustrators Opening Reception - Featuring author Carrie Havranek and treats from Tasting Pennsylvania. PBS39 Bethlehem.
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Saturday - Bethlehem Area Public Library, Main Campus
- Author & Illustrator Panel Sessions & Book Signings
- Educator & Parent Programming
- Children's Programming & Special Guests! Everything from Puppies to Politics
- Exhibitor Walk - Big A, little A what begins with A? Activities, Authors & Adoptable Animals
Sunday - Various Locations
11 a.m. Closing Keynote with CBS News Correspondent and
Mobituaries author Mo Rocca, in conversation with Josh Berk, Author & Director of the Bethlehem Area Public Library. Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema - Arts Quests at the Steel Stacks
2 p.m. A Critter & A Story– times 3! Wildlands Conservancy, Emmaus, PA.
A naturalist from the Wildlands Conservancy will bring a storybook truly to life (actually 3 stories!). Children and adults will enjoy this interactive, fun, and educational session with real-live critters of various types.
3 p.m. Tweens/Teens Talk Too– Let’s Play Books Bookstore, Emmaus, PA.
Kids and teens ages 9 to 14 are invited to join two former teachers turned best-selling authors, Jordan Sonnenblick and Tiffany Schmidt, to talk books! Books that connect to the young teenage heart & soul! Let’s Play Books Bookstore, Emmaus, PA
4 p.m. Let them Eat Cake – or, maybe cupcakes. Let’s Play Books Bookstore, Emmaus, PA
Book Fest attendees, special guests, volunteers – all are welcome for a wind-down mini-treat. We promise we won’t ask you to move a box of books!