Meet Authors. Buy Books. Get them signed!

Saturday, October 28, 2017 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Duke Energy Convention Center

Free Admission

2017 Books by the Banks Application Form

Deadline: June 30, 2017

Author Information

* indicates required fields

Note: A confirmation email will be sent to you upon form submission. Thank you for your interest in Books By the Banks!

*Author's First Name:
*Author's Last Name:

Co-Author’s / Illustrator’s First Name:

Co-Author’s / Illustrator’s Last Name:

*Author Email Address:

Note: All Festival communication will be sent electronically

*Author Phone Number:
Ex: 513-555-5555
Publicist Name
Publicist Email
Publicist Phone Number
Demographic Information (Please check all that apply)
Current Cincinnati/ Hamilton County Resident
  If yes, which neighborhood?
  Former Cincinnati / Hamilton County Resident

Current Ohio Resident

  Former Ohio Resident
  Current Kentucky Resident
  Former Kentucky Resident
  Current Indiana Resident
  Former Indiana Resident
  None of the above¬† (please indicate residence below)
  State of residence

*Title of book to be submitted for consideration:
*Publication Date:
Audience:(choose one):  
*Genre (choose one):
Fiction:Other-please specify
Local Interest
Non-Ficton: other -please specify:
Backlist Titles

Note: In most cases, Books by the Banks will only carry an author’s newest title at the festival.  In some cases we will carry backlist titles for selected authors.  Decisions on which titles to carry are made by festival staff and are not subject to review.

*Author(s) Bio:
(No more than 100 words)
Author Web site: http://

Links to book trailers or other videos:


*Have you participated in Books By the Banks in the past?
If "YES," which year/s?

*Some authors will be invited to participate in panel discussions or present author spotlight sessions.  If selected, are you willing to participate?
Note: Willingness to participate does not guarantee selection for a panel or author spotlight session.