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    Opening Address with Paula McLain

    Author of "Circling the Sun"
    Feb. 11, 2016, 6 p.m.,... more »

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    Keynote Address with Erik Larson

    Author of "Dead Wake"
    Friday, Feb. 12, 2016... more »

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    Closing Address with William Paul Young

    Author of "Eve"
    3 p.m., Feb. 14, 2016, Trustees Theater... more »

Our 2016 Saturday Authors have been announced!
Click here to see who’s coming in February.

You don’t have to wait until February to get a copy of our headline author books that can be signed by the authors.

By clicking the link below, you can purchase a copy of the NY Times Bestsellers to read NOW and have it signed in February.

Order your copy today!

These special books would also make  wonderful birthday or holiday gifts for friends or family.

McLain, Paula Circling the Sun Erik Larson W P Young book cover

Save the Date for the 2016 Savannah Book Festival

February 11 – 14, 2016


About Us

The Savannah Book Festival Inc. (SBF), presented by Georgia Power and Bob and Tina Kelly and the estate of Ralph E. Hansmann, is an independent, nonprofit corporation led by a volunteer board of directors. SBF hosts best-selling and emerging authors in special events throughout the year, including a four-day Presidents Day weekend event that features talks by dozens of authors. The 2016 Savannah Book Festival will be held Feb.11-14, 2016, in locations in and around Telfair, Wright and Chippewa Squares in Savannah’s Landmark Historic District.

 Savannah Book Festival Highlights.

Keep the SBF Free

Your generous support helps keep our main Festival day free and open to the public – click here for more information about donation, LITERATI membership, and sponsorship opportunities.


The 2016 Savannah Book Festival Presented By

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