Miami Book Fair International

Posted 2.4.10

Type: 
Festival
Location: 
Miami, FL
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 30th annual Miami Book Fair International was held from November 17 to November 24 at the Wolfson Campus of Miami Dade College in downtown Miami. The festival included readings by more than 400 authors from around the world, discussions, a program on graphic novels, and a special celebration of Spanish literature and culture. Participating authors included poet Tom Healy; fiction writers Russell Banks, Edwidge Danticat, Patricia Engel, Adam Mansbach, Anne Rice, Karen Russell, Richard Russo, and Amy Tan; and creative nonfiction writers Roy Blount, Anjelica Huston, Anne Lamott, and James Reston. The cost of weekend admission was $8 ($5 for seniors), and author events were $10. Call or visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Miami Book Fair International, Florida Center for the Literary Arts, 300 NE Second Avenue, #4102, Miami, FL 33132. (305) 237-3258.