Local Author Fair

Saturday, October 13, 2:00 – 4:00 PM

Benefiting the Friends of the Library

Meet author Alyson Richman & other local authors and illustrators!

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Photo credit: Jeanine Boubli

Readers of all ages can meet the authors of thrillers, short stories, poetry, non-fiction, children’s books and more! Keynote speaker, Alyson Richman, will be here at 2:30 PM to discuss her writing process and read from her forthcoming novel The Secret of Clouds”. 

Local authors, see our online application below to apply for a table

Deadline to apply is Sunday, September 30th.

4th Annual Local Author Fair Application

The Friends of the Library at Port Jefferson Free Library invite published local authors to participate in the 4th Annual Local Author Fair to be held on Saturday, October 13th, 2018 from 2:00 - 4:00 PM. This will be a great opportunity for authors to promote and sign copies of their works. Authors can also meet each other, library patrons, and members of the community. Keynote speaker, Alyson Richman, will be here at 2:30 PM to discuss her writing process and read from her forthcoming novel The Secret of Clouds”. Note that there is a $10 fee per author. Printed forms may be returned to the Port Jefferson Free Library, ATTN: Salvatore Filosa, 100 Thompson Street, Port Jefferson, New York, 11777. Please email or call Salvatore Filosa at 631-473-0022 or sfilosa@portjefflibrary.org with any questions. Participation in the Local Author Fair is by selected application only. Based on the number of applications received, it may be necessary to limit participation by selecting a representative sample of types of work. The library reserves the right to accept or refuse any applicant at its discretion. Applicants will be notified of the Library's decision after the application deadline of Sunday, September 30th.
If you do NOT have an email address, please enter sfilosa@portjefflibrary.org.
Attach a headshot or a book cover if you prefer not to show your face. Image file types only including JPEG, GIF, TIFF.

Book Information

Due to space constraints, we are only able to list up to three (3) books per author. You are only required to enter information for one (1) book, but if you would like, you are able to enter information for up to three (3) books.