Festivals of the World

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Published by Gareth Stevens Publishing .

Written in English

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  • General,
  • Holidays & Celebrations - General,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s All Ages,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

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Open LibraryOL11495847M
ISBN 100836820207
ISBN 109780836820201

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Books in Bloom Literary Festival. May – Dates to be Announced – Eureka Springs, Arkansas. Yallwest Santa Monica Book Festival. Here’s a list of book fairs and book festivals that we’ve compiled and will continue to update.

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Read My World is the international literature festival of Amsterdam. Going beyond the commonplace, it explores the boundaries of literature and journalism and draws attention to everything in between.

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Scotiabank’s Contact Photography Festival is one of the biggest photography festivals in the world. This year, in the wake of COVID, it’s going to be run online.

If you’re looking for.The Kingston Book Festival is one of the largest book festivals in the English speaking Caribbean. It comprises 30 events over 8 days with a combined audience of more than 6, We also include training and networking sessions for industry professionals as well as special events for vulnerable populations.

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