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Since its inception in 2007, the Ohioana Book Festival has given readers the opportunity to connect with their favorite Ohio writers. Held each spring, the Festival welcomes roughly 140 authors and more than 3,000 visitors every year.

The 2020 Book Festival was held virtually from Friday, August 28 to Sunday, August 30 2020. All content from the 2020 Ohioana Book Festival is now available online. Please use the links below to find archived panels, podcasts, blog posts and more.



Authors Click above to view our 2020 authors!


Schedule Click above to view our 2020 schedule page, with links to panel replays.


Individual Author Content Click above to check out videos submitted individually by our authors, just for the virtual festival!


Sponsors Click above to view our 2020 sponsors.


Purchase Books Click above to buy books from all of our OBF authors at the Book Loft, available through the end of September!


Apply Applications for the 2021 Ohioana Book Festival are now open – click above for more information!