Archive for October, 2015

Book Festival Little Free Library giveaway winner announced

Little Free Library founder Todd Bol was at the Iowa City Book Festival on Oct. 3 with a booth on the Pedestrian Mall book fair. He and others spent much of that time building Little Free Libraries. Todd left them with the City of Literature, and we will figure out what to do with three [...]

Book Fest draws record attendance

The 2015 Iowa City Book Festival has wrapped, and it was a rousing success. With more than 50 events featuring more than 100 authors and presenters over four days, there was something for everyone, More than 4,000 people took advantage. Sara Paretsky holds up this year’s Paul Engle Prize while Alison Ames Galdstad looks on. [...]