Meet the Authors

All 2024 Headliner Authors have officially been announced! Get your Literati membership today for exclusive perks on headliner tickets, book purchases, and much more.

Silver Literati members are able to purchase tickets to the headliner events before the general public, during the pre-sale week (Thursday, January 4 – Wednesday, January 10, 2024).  Gold and Platinum Literati members will receive 2 tickets to each headliner event, mailed to them in January. 

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2024 Festival COUNTDOWN








Festival Authors

Interested in Previous Headliners?

You can watch recordings of past SBF headliners by clicking on the authors below:

2023 Savannah Book Festival

George Dawes Green
Preston & Child
David Maraniss

2022 Savannah Book Festival

David Baldacci
William Kent Krueger
Friends & Fiction

2020 Savannah Book Festival

Joseph Kanon
John Grisham
John Becker and Megan Scott

2019 Savannah Book Festival

Daniel Krauthammer
George and Paula Saunders
Sara Vincent and Lynn Vladic
Chris Stirewalt

2018 Savannah Book Festival

Diana Gabaldon
Lisa Ko
Jodi Picoult

2017 Savannah Book Festival

James Patterson
Colson Whitehead
Christina Baker Kline


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