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The Texas Teen Book Festival is TWO DAYS AWAY!!!! Why should you be there? We’re so glad you asked!!!


#8.  Cosplay

(Zombie Mob at TTBF 2011!!)

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Weather it’s zombies or Doctor Who, you are always bound to find some cosplay around the festival! October is a good month to dress up in full costume anyway, so get a head start on Halloween and dress up as your favorite character and join in on the fun!


#9.Your Questions Are Finally Answered!

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We know you have burning questions about your favorite books and this is your chance to get those answers!!! After every panel there will be a Q&A segment where you can ask those burning questions about your beloved characters!

Check out the full TTBF14 line up here.


The 2014 Texas Teen Book Festival will take place on Saturday, October 18 8:30am – 5:30pm at St. Edward’s University. The day-long event is totally FREE and open to the public. 29 authors will appear on a series of panels, in special talks and even in a crazy live game show! The BookPeople Teen Press Corps will bring you live coverage of the day’s events over on the TTBF website. BookPeople is proud to be the co-founder, official bookseller and program director for the Festival. BookPeople is pleased to work in partnership with the Texas Teen Book Festival, the Texas Book Festival, St. Edward’s University and the Austin Public Library Friends Foundation to bring this totally awesome, totally free event to Austin’s readers.

Follow the Texas Teen Book Festival online: 

Twitter: @TXTeenBookFest
Instagram: @TXTeenBookFest