In response to book bans throughout Florida and the United States, local pride organizations, nonprofits, and businesses in DeLand, Florida, are coming together to hold a book giveaway for all ages at Sidecar Home Market in Downtown DeLand.
Special thanks to Sidecar Home Market, The DeLand Quakers, The West Volusia Beacon, The Muse Bookshop, The Family Book Shop, and Cliff’s Books.
The BookFest Fall 2023 draws readers, writers, and the literary community together October 21–22, 2023, for its eighth biannual virtual event. The BookFest is a driving force in delivering vital conversations and experiences for the writing and reading communities. Day One features programming for readers, while Day Two is designed for writers. Panel discussions, conversations, special segments, and live author chats stream online during the always free-to-attend event. To become a BookFester and receive email alerts delivered to one’s inbox, sign-up on The BookFest website.