New Year, New Look!

New Year, New Look!

New Year, New Look at Fall for the Book

We’re excited to ring in 2017 with a newly-designed website! While you’re here, click around and take a look, then check back for more updates as we get closer to the festival.


Newbery Award-winner Kwame Alexander reads alongside a fan in 2015

Thank You For Your Donations!


In an incredible show of generosity from YOU–our festival Friends– we raised 218% of our year end giving goal. An anonymous donor matched gifts dollar-for-dollar up to $2,500.


But our work isn’t done yet. Fall for the Book can still use your help! Please consider Becoming a Friend of the Festival to support what we do and get great perks in the process, like advance notice of headliners, VIP tickets and more! Click here for details. 

To join, send your check payable to “Fall for the Book” to:
Fall for the Book
George Mason University, MS 3E4
4400 University Drive Fairfax, VA 22030

Or donate by clicking the PayPal button below:


AWP Bookfair Fun! 

This year, AWP is on Fall for the Book’s home turf and we couldn’t be more excited! So come see us February 8-11, 2017 at the Washington Convention Center. We’ll be at booth 501, alongside George Mason University’s MFA program, Stillhouse Press, Phoebe Journal & more. We’d love to see you!

FftB AWP Location