Sunday Sep 22

Festival Day & Literary Market

Borough Hall, Brooklyn

Saturday Sep 21

Children’s Day

MetroTech Commons, Brooklyn

September 16 - 23

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Join us September 16 – 23, 2019 as we welcome more than 300 national and international authors at our full week of Bookends (Sept. 16 – 23), BKBF Children’s Day (September 21) and the flagship Festival Day (September 22).

Check back in June when we announce our initial list of authors for the Festival. To stay up to date with Festival news, sign up for our newsletter and hear the latest information about authors, events and opportunities to volunteer.

In the meantime, enjoy some memories from 2018!

What was YOUR Top Festival Moment?

What moments from this year’s Brooklyn Book Festival still get your smiling, ear to ear, when you think back to that fantastic weekend? Here are a few of our memorable moments.