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The Iowa City Book Festival is organized by the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature. Iowa City is one of just 11 Cities of Literature in the world, and the Iowa City Book Festival celebrates books and writing by leveraging the unique mix of local resources that helped to earn that designation.


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Another one goes in the books!

The 2015 Iowa City Book Festival is complete.; More than 50 events, featuring more than 100 authors and presenters over four days… and so many people helped to make it happen. Thank you to our sponsors: The City of Iowa City, The Iowa Arts Council, the University of Iowa, the Iowa City Public Library, the […]

Todd Bol

Little Free Library founder Todd Bol to make Iowa stops on route to festival

Like the Johnny Appleseed of small libraries, Little Free Library creator and executive director, Todd Bol, will spread the word about the joy and power of free book exchanges as he makes his way from Hudson, Wis., through four cities in Iowa, ending at the Iowa City Book Festival. “Since I am heading to the […]