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Press Room

A warm welcome to regional, national, and international credentialed members of the press. Thank you for your interest in the third annual Bay Area Book Festival, on June 3-4, 2017, in downtown Berkeley.

As the festival approaches, this online Press Room page will be updated with news clips and coverage about the festival. Here you can download our festival logo and view our latest press release.

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During the festival, credentialed members of the press must register by emailing communications manager Anna Pulley by May 30 to receive one of the limited all-access press badges. Press badges will be available for pick up at Next Space, which is located at 2081 Center Street, Berkeley.

What Others Are Saying:

“Thank you for keeping book festivals alive!!! So great to listen to authors wander among REAL books and pick up something I wasn’t searching for.”

“Caution: The Bay Area Book Fest has been known to seize the mind and engender pellucid perceptual processes that cause creative paradigm shifts.”

“The Bay Area Book Festival is a wonderful addition to our community! See you all there.”

“Yay Book Festival! Looking forward to another thrilling weekend bursting with good books and authors.”

2017 Bay Area Book Festival Coverage

Selected 2016 Bay Area Book Festival Coverage

Selected 2015 Bay Area Book Festival coverage