The Iowa City Book Festival begins today October 5th and runs through October 16th. Presented by the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature, this festival is an annual celebration of authors, readers, and writing. Click here to see the full list of readings and events being held online:

In addition, the Iowa City Book Festival in a Box is your opportunity to enjoy the 2020 authors from the comfort of your home while supporting our city’s book festival and book shop. Click the link below to purchase yours now! Each $100 box includes:
  • Three books from the 2020 Book Festival authors of your choice from Prairie Lights Bookstore
  • Iowa City is LIT-erature T-Shirt from RAYGUN
  • Downtown Iowa City tote bag
*Delivery is available to Iowa City, Coralville, North Liberty, Solon, Cedar Rapids at no cost courtesy of the Downtown Delivers program.
*Shipping is available at an additional cost.