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YA Author Rainbow Rowell

YA Author Rainbow Rowell

Friday April 17th @ 7:30 pm Stacy Sherwood Community Center Fairfax, VA Sponsored by the Fairfax County Public Library Rainbow Rowell will be in discussion with critic Bethanne Patrick. Rowell’s latest YA novel, Wayward Son, is a book for everyone who has ever wondered what…

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POSTER CONTEST GUIDELINES

POSTER CONTEST GUIDELINES

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Thanks for a Great Year!

Thanks for a Great Year!

A Message from our Director & Manager Dear Friends, As 2019 comes to a close, so does our 21st year of Fall for the Book. We’ve been so fortunate over the last two decades to grow from a small, two-day festival with twenty writers, to…

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Pop-Up Lit Night: Story Sprint

Pop-Up Lit Night: Story Sprint

Thursday, January 30, 2020 7:00pm – 9:00pm Old Town Hall 3999 University Drive Fairfax, VA 22030 An evening of mad dash, off-the-cuff writing. Three authors will be given one line with which to start a story, one with which to end it, and 20 minutes…

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That’s a wrap on Fall for the Book!

That’s a wrap on Fall for the Book!

Thanks for coming out! 3 Days, 150 Authors, 1 Great Time

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Melissa Rivero Wins 2nd Annual Institute for Immigration New American Voices Award

Melissa Rivero Wins 2nd Annual Institute for Immigration New American Voices Award

On Thursday, October 10, Melissa Rivero author of the debut novel The Affairs of the Falcóns was awarded the second annual Institute for Immigration Research New American Voices Award. Fall for the Book created this post-publication book prize to recognize recently published works that illuminate the…

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