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The 15th Annual Amelia Island Book Festival (AIBF) is set for February 18-20, 2016 in Fernandina Beach, FL with a new format and new venues.  The  Book Festival is now accepting Author sign-ups and applications for  its Expo and breakouts and Authors in Schools Program. Applications close October 31, 2015.


Author Expo/Readers Extravaganza, Saturday, February 20, 2016.  Expanded and improved events at a new venue, Fernandina Beach Middle School Campus, designed to attract more visitors and increase and enhance author opportunities with readers. Three breakout tracts: Children, Romance-Paranormal, and General Adult, modern spacious facilities and free parking.  Reserve your 4 x 4 exhibit space to showcase, sell and sign your books.

Authors in Schools, Friday, February 19, 2016.  Visit to learn how to apply.  School visits are a perennial favorite with authors, students, and teachers.  The heart of the Festival!

For more information or to apply, go to