The 2018 Savannah Book Festival
Headliners for the 2018 Savannah Book Festival
OPENING ADDRESS, Thursday February 15, 2018:
6:00pm at the Trustees Theater, 216 E Broughton Street
KEYNOTE ADDRESS, Friday February 16, 2018:
6:00pm at the Trustees Theater, 216 E Broughton Street
CLOSING ADDRESS, Sunday February 18, 2018:
2:00pm at the Trustees Theater, 216 E Broughton Street
Who Will be at the 2018 Savannah Book Festival
Saturday Festival Authors:
Floyd Abrams – The Soul of the First Amendment
Chloe Benjamin – The Immortalists
Stanley Bing – Immortal Life
Ben Blum – Ranger Games
Ben Coes – Trap the Devil
Catherine Coulter – Enigma
Brian Curtis – Fields of Battle
John T. Edge – The Potlikker Papers
David Enrich – The Spider Network
Reza Farazmand – Comics for a Strange World: A Book of Poorly Drawn Lines
Jamie Ford – Love and Other Consolation Prizes
Sally Mott Freeman – The Jersey Brothers
Daniel Golden – Spy Schools
Celeste Headlee – We Need to Talk: How To Have Conversations That Matter
Joe Hill – Strange Weather
Elise Hooper – The Other Alcott
J.A. Jance – Proof of Life
Tayari Jones – An American Marriage
Christina Kelly – Good Karma
Katie Kitamura – A Separation
Danya Kukafka – Girl in Snow
Robert H. Latiff – Future War: Preparing for the New Global Battlefield
Victor LaValle – The Changeling
Attica Locke – Bluebird Bluebird
Patricia Lockwood – Priestdaddy
Brendan Mathews – The World of Tomorrow
Roseanne Montillo – Fire On The Track
Leigh Montville – Sting Like a Bee
Tom Perrotta – Mrs. Fletcher
Douglas Preston – The Lost City of the Monkey God
Karen Robards – The Ultimatum
Scott Shapiro – The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World
Rickey Smiley – Stand By Your Truth: And Then Run for Your Life!
Doug Stanton – The Odyssey of Echo Company: The 1968 Tet Offensive and the Epic Battle to Survive the Vietnam War
Deanne Stillman – Blood Brothers: The Story of the Strange Friendship between Sitting Bull and Buffalo Bill
Richard F. Thomas – Why Bob Dylan Matters
Michael Tolkin – NK3
Paula Wallace – SCAD: The Architecture of a University
Daren Wang – The Hidden Light of Northern Fires
Cherise Wolas – The Resurrection of Joan Ashby
Festival Saturday Publishing Talk:
A Conversation with Jack Romanos and Jen Bergstrom
Meet Your Favorite Authors
The Savannah Book Festival is an excellent opportunity to meet your favorite authors and hang out with like-minded book fans from all over the world! Now in it’s 11th year, the Savannah Book Festival is featuring over 40 authors. On Festival Saturday, which is free to the public, you can meet the authors, purchase their books, and even get your copy signed! Festival Saturday 2018 will be in downtown Savannah’s beautiful Chippewa Square, Telfar Square, and Wright Square starting at 9:00am on February 17th. See the schedule here.
This year’s Savannah Book Festival takes place the weekend after Valentine’s Day (don’t forget: Wednesday Feb 14th!), and would be a fun thing to do with your book-loving Valentine.
Get a Free Book!
Stay with Savannah Dream Vacations in one of our luxury Savannah vacation rentals for the 2018 Savannah Book Festival, and we’ll pay for your favorite book!
We'll Cover The Book!
Just send us your Savannah Book Festival purchase receipt up to $35 USD, and we’ll take the cost off of your reservation.
At Savannah Dream Vacations, we have vacation homes near all the 2018 Savannah Book Festival venues.
The Stathopous House, built in 1872, is one square over from Wright Square, and even has a billiard room!
Our vacation rental on York Street has 3 bedrooms, a modern gourmet kitchen, a private relaxing bamboo courtyard, and is within walking distance of the Trustee’s Theater, fine restaurants, and all the Book Festival venues.
The River Street Home has not one, but two balconies overlooking the Savannah River, and the famous River Street. This vacation rental home has everything you need for a fun Valentine’s Day weekend at the Savannah Book Festival.
See you at the 2018 Savannah Book Festival!
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