Tempe Book Festival

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Saturday, November 4, 2017

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

The Tempe Book Festival is an annual event intended to celebrate reading, writing, and a love for books. The Festival brings together local authors, publishers, booksellers, panel discussions, youth story times, and more!



View more information about our previous event here:

2016 Tempe Book Festival


How to Apply
Tempe Book Festival - 2016

Registration for booth space or to present at the 2017 Tempe Book Festival is now full.

If you are a publisher, bookseller, author, or illustrator interested in being placed on the 2017 wait list:

Apply Here


The event will be held outdoors in the Library plaza.  All exhibitors are required to supply their own tables, chairs and optional canopy.  The Library will supply a 10’ x 10’ space to each exhibitor. Before applying, please take a moment to view our Participant Criteria & Guidelines.

Further questions? Contact our event coordinator:

Jill Brenner, Programming Librarian
(480) 350-5569


In order to sell books and merchandise at the event, you are required to have State of Arizona tax license including additional Tempe tax fees. You can obtain your license here.

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