The Southern Festival of Books

8 Oct

October 8-10, 2010, celebrates the annual Festival of the Written Word here
in Nashville.  Free and open to the public, but get there quickly!!! Seating
for special events is on a first-come basis.  The festival, held at War Memorial Plaza, welcomes more than 200 authors in nearly every genre imaginable.  No matter what your tastes, there is sure to be something to please everybody.  Hours of the festival are Friday, October 8th from noon-6pm, Saturday the 9th from 9am-6pm, and Sunday the 10th from
noon to 5pm.

The festival will be marked by several special events, such as live music at
The Café Stage, an event where chefs will prepare and discuss recipes from
their cookbooks, and children’s events highlighting children’s authors such
as Tracy Barrett and Tom Angleberger.  Local authors from Nashville will
also be available to meet and discuss their works.  Come out and enjoy three
days of music, arts, and above all, great literature, with this awesome