Book Festival


This year's 19th Annual Utah Humanities Book Festival is Utah’s oldest and only statewide book festival and has become Utah’s signature literary event. Each year, the festival is a chance for book lovers of all types to enjoy some great, free-of-charge literary events at locations throughout Utah.

We are already making plans for another terrific festival in 2016!

The calendar below is being updated for 2016 as events are confirmed. Check back often and stay tuned for details.


Author City / Region Venue Date / Time Genre  
Carol Masheter Ogden
North
Weber County Library, Pleasant Valley Branch Sep 15, 2016
7:00 pm
Nonfiction More [+]
Lidia Yuknavitch Salt Lake City
Wasatch Front
Art Barn / Finch Lane Gallery Sep 15, 2016
7:00 pm
Fiction More [+]
Alfred Lambourne Prizes Salt Lake City
Wasatch Front
Sorenson Unity Center Sep 16, 2016
6:00 pm
Literature More [+]
Lidia Yuknavitch Salt Lake City
Wasatch Front
Art Barn / Finch Lane Gallery Sep 16, 2016
12:00 pm
Fiction More [+]
Two Rivers High School Students Roy
North
Weber County Library, Southwest Branch Sep 20, 2016
7:00 pm
Nonfiction More [+]
Anne Perry Orem
Wasatch Front
Orem Public Library Sep 22, 2016
7:00 pm
Fiction More [+]
Art Access Book Group: Interpreter of Maladies Salt Lake City
Wasatch Front
Art Access Sep 24, 2016
10:00 am
Fiction More [+]
Charlie Quimby & Barbara K. Richardson Salt Lake City
Wasatch Front
The King's English Bookshop Sep 27, 2016
7:00 pm
Fiction More [+]
Josh Ferrin & Tres Ferrin Ogden
North
Weber County Library, Pleasant Valley Branch Sep 29, 2016
7:00 pm
Nonfiction More [+]
Dayton Duncan Cedar City
Southwest
Southern Utah University Sep 29, 2016
11:30 am
History & Biography More [+]
Ben Behunin Ogden
North
Weber County Library, Pleasant Valley Branch Oct 6, 2016
7:00 pm
Fiction More [+]
Stephen Prothero Salt Lake City
Wasatch Front
Salt Lake City Public Library Oct 6, 2016
7:00 pm
Nonfiction More [+]
The Cliff Notes Writers Conference Presents: David Lee, Eleanor Wilner, Dianne Oberhansly Boulder
Southeast
Boulder Community Center Oct 6–9, 2016
6:00 pm
Poetry, Fiction & Nonfiction More [+]
David Lee Escalante
Southeast
Kiva Koffeehouse Oct 6, 2016
6:00 pm
Poetry More [+]
Dianne Nelson Oberhansly Boulder
Boulder Mountain Guest Ranch Oct 7, 2016
7:00 pm
Fiction More [+]
Eleanor Wilner Boulder
Southeast
Boulder Mountain Lodge Oct 8, 2016
7:00 pm
Poetry More [+]
Ally Condie Brigham City
North
Brigham City Library Oct 11, 2016
7:00 pm
Fiction (YA) More [+]
Liz Kay and Lisa Bickmore Logan
North
Logan Public Library Oct 13, 2016
7:00 pm
Fiction & Poetry More [+]
Brandon Sanderson American Fork
Wasatch Front
American Fork Library Oct 13, 2016
6:00 pm
Fiction (YA) More [+]
The Bee: True Stories from the Hive Salt Lake City
Wasatch Front
Church & State Oct 14, 2016
7:00 pm
Nonfiction More [+]
Jessica Day George Brigham City
North
Brigham City Library Oct 24, 2016
7:00 pm
Children's/YA More [+]
Karen Brennan Orem
North
Utah Valley University Oct 25, 2016
3:00 pm
Fiction More [+]
Art Access Book Group: Americanah Salt Lake City
Wasatch Front
Art Access Oct 26, 2016
6:00 pm
Fiction More [+]
Karen Brennan Logan
North
Logan Public Library Oct 27, 2016
7:00 pm
Fiction More [+]
Jonathan Lethem Salt Lake City
Wasatch Front
Salt Lake Masonic Temple Oct 27, 2016
7:00 pm
Fiction More [+]
Karen Brennan Salt Lake City
Wasatch Front
The King's English Bookshop Oct 28, 2016
7:00 pm
Fiction More [+]
Ian Doescher Salt Lake City
Wasatch Front
Salt Lake City Public Library Oct 29, 2016
4:00 pm
Fiction More [+]
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