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Amelia Island Book Festival Better than Ever!

Apr 08, 2013 02:00AM
Viva Books! is the subject of this year’s Amelia Island Book Festival, in recognition of Florida Humanities Council’s Viva Florida 500, celebrating 500 years of Florida’s history. The 2013 festival is bigger and better than ever, held at the Atlantic Rec Center complex on April 27. Featuring over 100 authors, the festival welcomes Debbie Macomber, #1 New York Times Bestselling author of Starting Now, along with Elizabeth Kostova, author of The Swan Thieves, and Michael Morris, author of Man in the Blue Moon.

The Amelia Island Book Festival features local, bestselling, and nationally known authors, book signings, publishers and exhibitors, author readings, poetry readings, workshops, panel discussions, storytellers and hands-on projects for children in the Kids Fun Zone. A photo booth will commemorate your festival experience.

For more information about the festival, workshops, and seminars, visit or call: (904) 624-1665. Reservations for special events may be found at the Book Loft, Books Plus, and the Chamber of Commerce.