Staunton—Although the Virginia Festival of the Book, a program of Virginia Humanities, takes place in Charlottesville each year, 2024 will see two Festival Preview Events happening in Staunton, Virginia during …
Jefferson Madison Regional Libray and Virginia Humanities are pleased to announce Rachel Beanland’s Florence Adler Swims Forever, winner of the 2020 National Jewish Book Award for Debut Fiction, as the 2024 Same Page Community Read selection.
The following events will take place in person at this year’s Festival and be live-streamed.
This year the Virginia Festival of the Book is featuring preview events! Join us from March 16 to 21 across Central Virginia and in Southwest Virginia.
We’re almost ready to unveil the full schedule for the 2023 Virginia Festival of the Book. But first, we’re pleased to share a third round of panels with you.
We are honored to announce that our fifth annual Carol Troxell Reader is Meghan O’Rourke. O’Rourke is an author whose work often tackles challenging subjects such as chronic illness and grief.
We’re pleased to share a second round of 2023 Virginia Festival of the Book panels with you.
Join Andrea Beatriz Arango, author of Iveliz Explains It All, and Meg Medina, the New York Times bestselling author of Merci Suárez Plays It Cool on Saturday, March 25th at 12:30.
We’re thrilled to be able to share the first round of 2023 Virginia Festival of the Book panels with you! We’ll be announcing more authors and events in the coming weeks.
Each year, JMRL’s Same Page initiative provides opportunities for book groups, classrooms, and individuals to explore the themes of a single book by an author appearing at our Virginia Festival of the Book.
Virginia Humanities announced that Kalela Williams is serving as the new Director of the Virginia Center for the Book. The Virginia Center for the Book, an affiliate of the Center …
In advance of the 2022 Festival schedule announcement later this month, we are honored to announce that We Are Not Free by Traci Chee, a National Book Award finalist book …