2016 Schedule

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Book Festival Archives - 2010 - 2015

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2010 Book Festival Author
James Campbell
Author Biography

Campbell is a journalist and freelance writer for  National Geographic Adventure, Men's Journal, Audubon, and other periodicals; made a documentary film while researching  The Ghost Mountain Boys: Their Epic March and the Terrifying Battle for New Guinea--The Forgotten War of the South Pacific in New Guinea.

Campbell was awarded two prizes for nonfiction by the Midwest Booksellers Choice, 2006, for The Final Frontiersman: Heimo Korth and His Family, Alone in Alaska's Arctic Wilderness; Excellence in Class Award, Outdoor Writers of America, and Ellis/Henderson Outdoor Writing award, Council for Wisconsin Writers, both for Final Frontiersman; Best American Travel Writing, 2008, for "Chasing Ghosts"; RR Donnelley Literary Award, Wisconsin Library Association, 2008, for The Ghost Mountain Boys.

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Thank You

Atlas Coffee Mill

Big thanks go to Atlas Coffee Mill for hosting monthly meetings for the Fox Cities Book Festival Board! We appreciate your support of the Festival and just can't thank you enough for providing a welcoming meeting space for us to plan and dream.