Humanities Texas will host its sixth annual Holiday Book Fair at the historic Byrne-Reed House on Saturday, December 6, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. A number of noteworthy authors, including Lawrence Wright, Sarah Bird, James Magnuson, Elizabeth Crook, S. C. Gwynne, Naomi Shihab Nye, Bill Wittliff, Carrie Fountain, M. M. McAllen, Jacqueline Jones, Richard Parker, Margaret Lewis Furse, John Taliaferro, Wayne Thorburn, Emilio Zamora, Bethany Hegedus, Chris Tomlinson, James E. Bruseth, Tracy Dahlby, Steve Wilson, and Debra L. Winegarten, will visit with the public and sign copies of their latest books, which Humanities Texas will offer for purchase at a discounted price. Available titles include works of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry with selections for both adult and youth audiences.
Proceeds will benefit Texas libraries.
Park for free in the St. Martin's Evangelical Lutheran Church lot on the northwest corner of 15th and Rio Grande Streets, and enjoy coffee and a bake sale of donated and homemade treats.
Friends of Humanities Texas receive an additional 25% percent discount on Holiday Book Fair purchases!
Read below for more information about the authors and their books!