2019 Fox Cities Book Festival: October 7th - October 13th

Festival Friday: A Deep Dive into Genres

From courtships to cliffhangers, romance to riddles, the 2019 Fox Cities Book Festival takes an in-depth look into two genres that have, for generations, stood the test of time. The Power of the Romance Genre Wisconsin is a state known for its beloved Packers, iconic

Passages, Panels, and Prizes

The Fox Cities Book Festival kicks off in three days. From Monday, October 7th at 9am until the headliner event, Elizabeth Letts, on Sunday, October 13th, Fox Cities residents will be treated to a wide array of writing topics and a host of talent. Presentations

Wisconsin Wednesdays – Women in Writing Part II

From romantic suspense, to historical fiction and non-fiction, to young-adult fantasy, to Wisconsin Latina Activism, the women of the 2019 The Fox Cities Book Festival bring a diversity of genres, backgrounds, and knowledge to their respective podiums. Last Wednesday we celebrated five Wisconsin women authors.

Festival Friday: Finding Your Literary Inner-child

“You can find magic wherever you look.  Sit back and relax all you need is a book!” – Dr. Seuss From an early age, reading gives the gift of lifelong learning, an avenue for personal growth, and a medium of entertainment. The Fox Cities Book

Wisconsin Wednesday – Women in Writing: Part I

The Fox Cities Book Festival highlights writers with ties to Wisconsin and the Fox Cities, and celebrates the diversity of their genres, backgrounds, cultures, and lifestyles. On this Wisconsin Wednesday, we celebrate the work of five women – all who have made a significant contribution

Festival Friday: The Art of Storytelling

Everyone has a story to tell – whether it be of another’s life experiences, of their own history, or of a creation from the fiction they carry within themselves. The Fox Cities Book Festival provides a platform to the storytellers of today, and showcases their

Wisconsin Wednesdays: A Deep Dive into the Culture and History of Wisconsin

The Fox Cities Book Festival started the Wisconsin Wednesday series on its social media feeds in late 2018, with the intention of celebrating authors with ties to Wisconsin throughout the year. The festival has featured local-born and bred talent – past and present – such