Poetry may be the food of love, but we cannot live off words alone. The Festival offers three events combining food for the soul with food for the taste buds.
Poets, both aspiring and published, as well as poetry lovers of all ages and interests, can find an intriguing event to attend at the 2014 Festival of Books.
Moen’s prior books were academic, presented at political science conferences. This presentation will be some odd combination of fabulously fun and hair-raising.
Dumke may be a walking encyclopedia of Wallace Dow facts, dates and names, but will often jokingly answer with, “Wait, let me look that up in the book I wrote.”
Writers and aspiring writers will be interested in visiting the first full day of the Festival in Sioux Falls to check out the various writing workshops.
Norris to new writers- Read as much as you can. Great literature, cheesy novels; slow, careful going and page turners; read about things you know little about.
“This is a great time to be an author. The gatekeepers preventing readers from seeing your work are losing their grip on power.” – Magnusun advice to writers
Take one piece of your project, finish it, then go on to the next. Have patience. The book will sort itself out as it develops. -Day, to aspiring authors
Author Avi was featured at the South Dakota Festival of Books with his book, "Sophia's War."
In addition to all the activities that surround the 2014 Festival of Books, there are other “can’t miss” attractions that make Sioux Falls a terrific venue.
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