UPDATE: Due to a family emergency, Richard Thomas will not be able to attend FCBF2018. What is it that draws readers to the horrific? The grotesque? There’s something about uncertainty and the darker side of fiction that pulls readers in, and author Richard Thomas is
When Carolyn Porter purchased a handful of WWII-era letters she found
Two new bestselling memoirs written by authors living in the Fox Valley doesn’t happen often. This spring Laura Jean Baker and David McGlynn found themselves launching new books based on essays reflecting on parenthood. In time for Mother’s Day, The Motherhood Affidavits arrived in April
Sarah Read is a dark fiction writer.
Imagine a world in which all children can see themselves in the pages of a book.
We are officially three months away from our 2018 festival, and we have so many special events in store for all of you.