West Texas Book Festival

September 21 - 26, 2015
Abilene, Texas

The Festival pages will be active as the dates draw closer.

Meet Texas authors
Meet some Texas Authors

Sponsored by

Friends of the Abilene Public Library
and the Abilene Reporter News

Festival Events
Featured Authors
Boots & Books Luncheon
A.C. Greene Award
Cookbook Gala
Culinary Cuisine Luncheon

General Information
Most events at the festival are free of charge.
The Cookbook Gala, the Culinary Cuisine Luncheon and the Boots & Books Luncheon require tickets.

Goals of the festival include:

• Promote Abilene as a tourist destination
• Attract and recognize authors, publishers and readers from around Texas
• Highlight the importance of reading and literacy throughout the community
• Recognize local and area authors
•Raise funds to benefit the Abilene Public Library
• Increase awareness and support for library programs

Financial support provided by:

Abilene Reporter News
Dodge Jones Foundation
Dian Graves Owens Foundation
Greathouse Foundation
Scripps Howard Foundation
Shelton Family Foundation

Abilene Cultural Affairs Council

Glenn Dromgoole, Festival Chairman

Events | Featured Authors
Cookbook Gala | Culinary Cuisine Luncheon
Boots & Books Luncheon
A.C. Greene Award | Around Abilene
Festival Home | APL Home