Full list of authors announced

The full slate of authors presenting on the Saturday of the Iowa City Book Festival has been announced.

Nearly 40 authors will read and appear on panels during the course of the day at events to be held at a number of venues in downtown Iowa City.

Presenting authors include a number of graduates of the fiction program at University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop, several authors of non-fiction work and many critically acclaimed and bestselling writers.

Particpating authors are John M. Adams, Dean Bakopoulos, Natalie Bakopoulos, Jeff Biggers, Charles Blackstone, Sarah Bruni, Joelle Charbonneau, Susana Daniel, Kwame Dawes, Amber Dermont, Sean Doolittle, Tom Drury, Sally Barr Ebest, Nina Furstenau, Gregory Galloway, Tracey Garvis Graves, Andrew Sean Greer, John Havick, Stephen Jimenez, Brian Kimberling, Alexander Maksik, Anthony Marra, Tessa Mellas, Kate Milliken, John Rector, David Rhodes, Robin Romm, Bennett Sims, Curtis Sittenfeld, R. Clifton Spargo, Wesley Stace, Karen Thompson Walker, Larry Watson, Don Waters, and Mario Alberto Zambrano.

Full bios for each author can be found at www.iowacitybookfestival.org/authors.