Meet Authors. Buy Books. Get them signed!

Saturday, October 26, 2019 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Duke Energy Convention Center

Free Admission

Thanks to everyone who attended Books by the Banks 2013 and made it such a huge success!  Stay tuned for details about Books by the Banks 2014!

Over 5,000 people came to Books by the Banks in 2013 to meet national, regional, and local writers and illustrators, including National Book Award winner James McBride. Planning for the 2014 Festival will begin this spring. Stay tuned for further details!

Book festival attendees can look forward to meeting the following authors in the Author Pavilion:

Over 5,000 people came to Books by the Banks in 2013 to meet national, regional, and local writers and illustrators including New York Times bestselling writer R.J. Palacio! Planning for the 2014 Festival will begin this spring. Stay tuned for further details!

Over 5,000 people came to Books by the Banks in 2013 to meet national, regional, and local writers and illustrators including Maria Semple, author of the bestselling novel,“Where’d You Go, Bernadette”! Planning for the 2014 Festival will begin this spring. Stay tuned for further details!

Book festival attendees can look forward to meeting the following childrens authors in the Author Pavilion:

Book festival attendees can look forward to meeting the following cookbook authors in the Author Pavilion:

The following “Travel” authors will be attending BBTB this year:

Book festival attendees can look forward to meeting the following non-fiction authors in the Author Pavilion:

Book festival attendees can look forward to meeting the following local authors in the Author Pavilion: