Book it to the 2022 Boston Book Festival

The festival is free and features guest speakers, booksellers, and events with fellow book lovers. 📚

People browsing books at the Boston Book Festival.

There are also fun events planned during the week.

Photo provided by Boston Book Festival

The Boston Book Festival is almost here, the schedule is all inked out, and this week is all booked up.

Head to Copley Square for the kick-off event on Fri., Oct. 28 and the keynote address from Patrick Radden Keefe, an award-winning nonfiction author + journalist, at Old South Church from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Then on Sat., Oct. 29, join 200+ fiction, nonfiction, young adult, and kids authors for a day of readings, workshops, and walking tours. Plus, shop the the Copley Square Street Fair and enjoy live music + food trucks.

Local booksellers will be there too, so you can add even more books to your to-be-read pile. Pro tip: most authors will be available for signings after the sessions.

All events are free and open to the public.