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Albany Book Festival

When: Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

About the Festival

Bookstores, publishers, literary organizations, and vendors of book-related merchandise will fill numerous display tables and close to 100 local authors will also participate, signing and selling copies of their books.

There will also be young adult events, children's room events, and more.

Authors in Attendance

  • Doris Kearns Goodwin
  • Gregory Maguire
  • Jonathan Santlofer
  • William Kennedy
  • Walter Mosley
  • Mark Kurlansky
  • Francis Lam
  • Michael W. Twitty
  • Leyla Moushabeck
  • Terry Golway
  • Annette Gordon-Reed
  • Gilbert King
  • Keisha N. Blain
  • Laura Lippman
  • Wlater Mosley
  • Joseph Finder
  • Linda Fairstein
  • Julissa Arce
  • Abdi Nor Iftin
  • Khizr Khan
  • Maeve Higgins
  • Radha Agrawl

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