Reading is a solitary act, but can lead to great connections to those around you. The Ann Arbor Book Festival provides a springboard to community discussions about reading and books through activities.
All books, poems, songs, plays begin with the exacting and thrilling art of writing. The Ann Arbor Book Festival is committed to encouraging folks to pick up their pens and write.
Literacy is an important commitment of the Ann Arbor Book Festival. For more information about literacy efforts in the Ann Arbor area, please visit the Washtenaw Literacy Website.
The Ann Arbor Book Festival mourns the loss of one of its founders and long-time champions, Karl Pohrt. Karl was a passionate advocate for books, reading and literacy, and we will miss him dearly. The Ann Arbor Chronicle has written a lovely farewell to Karl, and you can read more about him on his blog, [...]
A guest post from Kids Read Comics: Generations of kids have grown up reading and loving comics. And it’s not hard to see why comics have captured the imagination of kids and teens — with their unique blend of words and pictures, even the most everyday comics stories open up worlds of wonder. And beyond [...]
The Ann Arbor Book Festival extends sincere appreciation to its sponsors: Ann Arbor District Library Ann Arbor State Bank Crazy Wisdom Bookstore & Tea Room Nicola’s Books The University of Michigan Library