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San Antonio Book Festival Announces 2018 Lineup

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More than 90 authors will be featured in this year's San Antonio Book Festival, which is scheduled for April 7 at the Central Library and Southwest School of Art.

Now in its sixth year, the free one-day event has brought in more than 20,000 participants since 2013.

The festival – in partnership with other local entities like the public library – features the work of local writers as well as national authors and their new publications. 

Panels, performances, contests and other family-friendly opportunities center around the festival downtown. 

Who can you expect at the 2018 San Antonio Book Festival? How do events like these help create a more robust literary community in San Antonio? 

View a complete list of authors here A detailed schedule of the Festival’s author sessions will be available at saplf.org/festival in March.

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