Wednesday, August 27, 2008
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Decatur Book Festival 2008
"The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Decatur Book Festival 2008, presented by DeKalb Medical, is an annual, free book festival that takes place over Labor Day weekend in Decatur, Georgia at several venues located in and around the downtown Decatur Square. Conceived in 2005 and launched in 2006, the festival brings more than 200 authors to Decatur for the holiday weekend. The authors give readings, talks, and panel discussions. The event is free and open to the public. Authors include Pulitzer Prize winning and best-selling authors of fiction in many genres and nonfiction on diverse topics. The authors come to Decatur from across the country and international points as well"