Harbor Springs Festival of the Book

September 30-October 2, 2016

The Harbor Springs Festival of the Book is a three-day gathering of nationally known presenters for a celebration of books and the stories that make them great.The first of what will become an annual literary event will take place in Harbor Springs, September 30-October 2.

Each year, highly renowned presenters will be invited Up North for the weekend festival, which will be attended by locals, as well as, people from across the country. The presenters will spend time with local school students, sit on diverse panels, give readings and keynote addresses, and much more. Readers and writers of all ages and abilities will experience the art of language and the many ways we learn and grow from it.

2016 presenters include: Maureen Abood, Kate Bassett, Bryan Bliss, Martha Brockenbrough, Nickolas Butler, Diane Cook, Elle Cosimano, Luke Davies, Alison DeCamp, Jerry Dennis, Deborah Diesen, Kim Edwards, Ashley Elston, Kathleen Flinn, Angela Flournoy, Craig Johnson, Zilka Joseph, Edan Lepucki, Mardi Jo Link, Jim Lynch, Thomas Lynch, Rebecca Makkai, Domenica Marchetti, Keith McCafferty, Megan Miranda, Travis Mulhauser, Stewart O'Nan, Lynn Rae Perkins, Deb Pilluti, Renee Rosen, Wade Rouse, Lance Rubin, Maggie Shipstead, J. Ryan Stradal, Matthew Sweeney, Julie Lawson Timmer, David L. Ulin, Margo Wood, Brenna Yovanoff, Sara Zarr.

Throughout the Festival, Harbor Springs will share its rich well of history, culture, and citizens along with the natural draw of the beauty of this region.

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