WHO IS KAO KALIA YANG? Kao Kalia Yang is a Hmong-American and the author of our 2020 Fox Cities Reads, The Latehomecomer. Yang's visit to the Fox Cities is just three months away. Her story is a moving and inspirational tale. One Fox Cities reader
Our mission is to celebrate books and authors to build an engaged community of readers. Our goal every year for the last twelve years has been to keep our events free of charge. This year we are asking patrons of our festival to help us
Tomorrow marks the start of the 12th annual Fox Cities Book Festival! And this blog post marks the one-week count down to Elizabeth Letts' talk at the Lawrence Memorial Chapel on October 13, 1-2 PM. Letts is the author of Finding Dorothy (Feb 2019). This richly
Special thanks to Katie Chicquette Adams, a public school teacher, for this guest blog post. I’ve worked downtown at Appleton’s alternative high school program as its Language Arts teacher for ten years. Students at risk of not graduating, of losing housing, health, or safety, of
Monday is the start of the festival. It’s time to start planning what events you’re attending. If you’re concerned about where to park, worry no more! Listed below are the different venues events will be hosted at and information about parking at these venues.
The Fox Cities Book Festival is happy to announce that, Salt to the Sea, by best-selling author Ruta Sepetys has been selected for the 2018 Fox Cities Reads, which is a one book, one community reading program.