March 4 & 5, 2023!

Literary Awards Competition for 2023 Now Open!

Learn how to participate in our literary awards competition and win a spot at the Master's Workshop. More »

Book Nominations have Concluded

Self-nominations for Presenting Authors have closed for 2023, however, self-published and emerging authors are welcome to apply for the Reimagined Indie Author Experience. More »

Book Nominations Now Being Accepted for Indie Authors

The Tucson Festival of Books is accepting nominations for books to be considered for the 2023 Reimagined Indie Author Experience. More »

2023 Exhibitor Applications Are Open!

To learn more and complete an application to exhibit at the 2023 Tucson Festival of Books, follow this link! More »

Entertaining at the 2023 TFOB!

Families love to take a break and be entertained! More »

Science City in 2023!!

2023 promises to be an exciting year for Science City! You'll find the applications for Tent Participants and Open Houses/Tours here. More »

Volunteer for the 2023 Festival!!

We need you for the 2023 TFOB! If you have volunteered previously you will automatically be emailed in mid-January 2023. If this is your first time volunteering you have a treat in store! Please enter your name and email address on our list and we'll contact you in mid-January as well. Registration will open in January 2023; first pick for jobs goes to Friends of the Festival. See you in 2023!!! More »

Food & Beverage Sales at the Festival - Join our List for 2023!

Join our list to receive information on the application process for the 2023 Festival of Books. Click here to begin the process! More »

Festival Swag!

Get your festival memorabilia! More »

Festival Mobile Apps

Tucson Festival of Books mobile apps are available for iPhone and Android. More »

Literary Award Winners 2022

We have winners! Read about our 2022 Literary Awards Writing Competition awardees and workshop. More »

COVID 19 Precautions

Covid and TFOB in 2023 More »

2021 Festival Weekend Author Events - Watch the Replays!

Festival events are available to view on demand! Click on this article to find your favorites! But don't forget to consider something or someone you know nothing about-you may find a new favorite! More »

Festival Founders Award

The Founders Award, established in 2011, honors literary achievement that has captivated our imagination and whose body of work will be an inspiration to readers, writers and booklovers. More »

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona - Facilities Management

Key Sponsors

Arizona Party Rental Companies
Marshall Foundation

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