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Bookmarks began as a literary arts nonprofit in 2004. Over the last 17 years, Bookmarks has worked to connect people with books and authors through an annual Festival of Books & Authors, year-round events, and outreach programs including Authors In Schools and Book Build.

Bookmarks has brought over 850 authors, illustrators, and storytellers to Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Authors come from around the region, country, and the world. Bookmarks has hosted winners of the Pulitzer Prize, National Book Award, National Book Critics Circle Award, American Book Award, National Medal of the Arts, Lincoln Medal, Presidential Medal of Freedom, Coretta Scott King Award, Newberry Award, and a United States Poet Laureate. Bookmarks authors have written more than 1,500 New York Times, national, and international bestsellers, and have spent more than 47 years on The New York Times bestseller list.

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  • Bookmarks Ep 1 : All the Love

    Episode 1

    All the (Virtual) Love: A Conversation
    with authors Julie Murphy, Paul Rudnick, and Lille Vale
    Streaming Saturday Sept. 25th 10:30am

  • Bookmarks Ep 2 : Southern Stories

    Episode 2

    Southern Stories: Past & Present
    A conversation with Patti Callahan and Lisa Wingate
    Streaming Saturday Sept. 25th 11:45am

  • Bookmarks Ep 3 : Exploring Debut Novels

    Episode 3

    Exploring Debut Novels
    with Kiese Laymon and Kirstin Valdez Quade
    Streaming Saturday Sept. 25th 12:45pm

  • Bookmarks Ep 4 : What Just Happened?

    Episode 4

    What Just Happened? Thrilling Moments
    with authors Catherine Dang, TJ Newman, and Christopher Swann
    Streaming Saturday Sept. 25th 1:45 pm

  • Bookmarks Ep 5: Best Of Tor

    Episode 5

    The best of Tor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
    with Charlie Jane Anders, Ryka Aoki, Lucinda Roy, KM Szpara, and Nghi Vo
    Streaming Saturday Sept. 25th 3:15 pm