Decatur Book Festival

Decatur Book Festival

Date(s): Aug 30, 2019 - Sep 01, 2019
Time: All Day

Held Friday, Aug. 30, to Sunday, Sept. 1, in venues throughout downtown Decatur, the AJC Decatur Book Festival is open to the public and there’s no cost to attend. (Photo courtesy of AJC Decatur Book Festival)

Returning this Labor Day weekend for the 14th year, the AJC Decatur Book Festival will host more than 250 authors, poets, historians, scientists and chefs this year.

Authors of some of your favorite books, including the New York Times best-selling author Philippa Gregory, Stacey Abrams, Casey Cep, Tea Obreht, Kevin Kruse, Julian Zelizer and many more, will be presenting.

Atlanta’s biggest book festival begins Friday, Aug. 30, with a special graphic novel convention for kids and a keynote discussion dedicated to immigration, followed by a full weekend of author presentations, cooking demos, book signings, special events, parades and more.