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Auburn Author Festival

June 2, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - June 3, 2023 @ 1:00 pm

Calling all book lovers for a special weekend of events!

We don’t have to tell you that Auburn is full of literary talent — whether that’s local writers or AU alumni. We’re bringing all that talent together for one memorable weekend!

On Friday, June 2nd, we’re kicking it off with a panel discussion on writing and publishing. Then on Saturday, June 3rd, come out for storytime at 10am, followed by all-day booksignings from a great line-up of authors. Then we’ll close the festivities with a panel discussion on all things Auburn at 6pm.


June 2

6pm — Join authors Chad Gibbs, Rachel Hawkins, Ash Parsons, and Virginia Wise as they discuss writing and publishing.

June 3

10am – Enjoy storytime with Kay Whaley and Kathy Hamrick, the writer and illustrator behind the Tales of Sydney, and Mave Lough Duke, one of the authors of The Spirit Tree and Where’s Aubie.

11am – Maria Kuznetsova and Virginia Wise

Noon – Anton DiSclafani, Rachel Hawkins, and Ash Parsons

1pm – Bill Deutsch and Alex Moore

2pm – Brandon Hughes and Valerie Pepper

3pm – Chad Gibbs and Kelly Jolley

4pm – Joe Cargile and Justin Gardiner

5pm – John Williams

6pm – Join us for a discussion between Wayne Flynt and John Williams about historic Auburn.





June 2, 2023 @ 12:00 pm
June 3, 2023 @ 1:00 pm
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Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers
149 E. Magnolia Ave., Suite A
Auburn, AL 36830 United States