Sunday, September 22
10am - 6pm
Festival Day & Literary Marketplace

Brooklyn Borough Hall and Vicinity

Saturday, September 21
10am - 4pm
Children’s Day

MetroTech Commons, Brooklyn

September 16 - 23Bookend Events

Citywide

The Brooklyn Book Festival is one of America’s premier book festivals and the largest free literary event in New York City. Presenting an array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors, the Festival includes a week of Bookend Events throughout New York City, a lively Children’s Day and a celebratory Festival Day with more than 300 authors plus 250 booksellers filling a vibrant outdoor Literary Marketplace. This hip, smart, diverse gathering attracts thousands of book lovers of all ages.   See the full list on our Authors page!

Updates & News

The BKBF Interview: Nicole Dennis-Benn

Nicole Dennis-Benn loves a good sidewalk book find (who doesn’t?!).

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The BKBF Interview: Mo Willems

The BKBF Interview with Mo Willems, BoBi Award winner and author of The Pigeon Has to Go to School!

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BROOKLYN BOOK FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES AUTHOR LINEUP FOR 14TH FESTIVAL CELEBRATES 5TH CHILDREN’S DAY

The Brooklyn Book Festival Literary Council announces the initial 150 plus authors for the 2019 festival.

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What was YOUR Top Festival Moment?

These photos are just the tip of the iceberg!

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Revisiting Joan Didion with Belletrist at BAM

Missed this popular program? We’ve got you …

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