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    Welcome to the Amelia Island Book Festival

    Saturday – February 22, 2014

    2012 Amelia Island Book FestivalREADERS FESTIVAL

    FREE ADMISSION

    Author Extravaganza
    Almost 100 authors of all genres
    Fiction, Nonfiction, Children’s and Young Adult!
    On Stage Live Entertainment!
    Break Out Sessions – Meet authors up close, chat and ask questions!

    KIDZ FUN ZONE

    Children’s Authors ~ Free Crafts ~ Storytelling Tent!

    TEEN FEST

    Relax, grab a slice and chat with authors in the Teen Author Lounge, Reader Lounge and Writer Lounge!

    SPECIAL EVENTS

    Thursday – February 20, 2014

    FESTIVAL KICK OFF Concert with DANNY ELLIS

    Danny EllisDanny has toured Ireland, England and the US with the show he’s writtenDanny Ellis, The Boy at the Gate around his “800 Voices” material. In 2009, he was awarded The Lyricist of the Year by Just Plain Folks, the biggest independent music award organization in the world. His book, “The Boy at the Gate” based on his orphanage experience, reached #2 in the Irish non-fiction charts.  Check out the Literary Trailer

    Friday – February 21, 2014

    WRITERS WORKSHOPS

    This conference is for all writers, from novice to published.  Whether you’re just starting to write, need direction on how to better market your book, or anything in between, the dedicated, knowledgeable authors and professionals will provide interactive instruction and education on all the ins and out of writing and publishing. (Includes DAVID BALDACCI on DAVID BALDACCI)

    DAVID BALDACCI on DAVID BALDACCI

    David BaldacciDavid Baldacci made a big splash on the literary scene with the King and Maxwell by David Baldaccipublication of his first novel, Absolute Power, in 1996. A major motion picture adaptation followed, with Clint Eastwood as its director and star. In total, David has published 27 novels, all of which have been national and international bestsellers; several have been adapted for film and television. Cont… 

     Saturday – February 22, 2014

    MOONRISE OVER AMELIA with CASSANDRA KING
    VYSTAR READERS LUNCHEON

    Casandra King Cassandra King Conroy

    An entertaining chat with bestselling author Cassandra King while enjoying a scrumptious lunch. Tickets on sale in December.

     

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