Calling all published Alaskan authors! Don't miss the chance to sell your book and meet new readers at the first annual Great Alaska Book Fair, a collaboration between the Alaska Writers Guild and Alaska Pacific University (APU) to celebrate Alaska Book Week. The Great Alaska Book Fair will take place in Anchorage, Saturday, October 12, 10am to 5pm, in the atrium of Carr-Gottstein Hall on the APU campus. The event will be free to the public. Highlights will include guest speaker Don Rearden (The Raven’s Gift) in APU's Grant Hall Theatre on Friday, October 11, and author readings and workshops throughout the day on Saturday in the lecture hall and classrooms adjacent to the Carr-Gottstein atrium.
All published Alaskan authors in the realm of creative writing are invited to participate. Registration deadline is September 15. Click here to register. The fee is $20 for a half-table and $35 for a full table. Authors must be residents of Alaska but your books do not need to be about or take place in Alaska. You will be responsible for selling your own books either the author or your representative must be present at all times. Please contact Dave Onofrychuk at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.