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The Boston Book Festival is an annual celebration of literature and writing held in October in Copley Square in the Back Bay of Boston. Copley Square is home to Boston landmarks such as Trinity Church and the Boston Public... ... read more

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    129-141 St. James Avenue
    Boston, MA 02116

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Boston Book Festival - Beer Festival | Literary & Book Event in Boston.

The Boston Book Festival is an annual celebration of literature and writing held in October in Copley Square in the Back Bay of Boston. Copley Square is home to Boston landmarks such as Trinity Church and the Boston Public Library.

Starting in 2009, The Boston Book Festival brings over 100 authors to Boston to present and discuss their work with crowds reaching 25,000 people. Past Boston Book Festival presenters include Ken Burns, Joseph Stiglitz, and Michael Ondaatje. Presentations and events include live music, writing workshops and contests, open mics, and seminars.

The Boston Book Festival is free to attend and lasts 12 hours typically ending early in the evening around 7pm. There are food trucks and restaurants surrounding the square and the event is very accessible as it is just steps from the Copley “T” stop on the Green Line.

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