Keynote Authors


Christina Baker Kline

Only on Friday September 24, 7 PM 

In-Person Event


Jason Reynolds

Only on Saturday September 25, 7 PM 

Online Event


Book Fest on the Green

Saturday, September 25 12 - 4 PM

Meet authors shown below! Advance tickets required.


Join us for Bucks Book Fest on the Green for an opportunity to meet 18 authors, mingle with fellow book lovers, and shop the Book Tent, all on the beautiful grounds of the historic Mercer Museum.  Gates open at 11:30 AM with the Book Tent open to shop.  Author appearances and interviews begin at noon and will continue until 4 PM.

Meet these Authors

Meet the Authors & Interview Schedule


12 Noon - 1:50 PM

  • TENT 1

Olivia Campbell

Women in White Coats: How the First Women Doctors Changed the World of Medicine


Fasaha M. Traylor

They Carried Us

12:15 PM: Interviews at Stage with Olivia Campbell and Fasaha M. Traylor 

  • TENT 2

Maya Shanbhag Lang

What We Carry


Dr. Charles Lattimore Howard

Pond River Ocean Rain


12:40 PM: Interviews at Stage with Maya Shanbhag Lang and Dr. Charles Lattimore Howard

  • TENT 3


Alan Drew

Gardens of Water


Tsering Wangmo Dhompa

Coming Home to Tibet: A Memoir of Love, Loss, and Belonging

1:05 PM: Interviews at Stage with Alan Drew and Tsering Wangmo Dhompa

  • TENT 4

Seamus McGraw

From a Taller Tower, The Rise of the American Mass Shooter

Philip William Stover

The Beautiful Things Shoppe: An LGBTQ Romance

Kate White

The Fiancée


1:30 PM: Interviews at Stage with Seamus McGraw, Philip William Stover, and Kate White

2 PM - 4 PM 

  • TENT 1


Lee Harper

Turkey Goes to School

Adam Lehrhaupt

Book's Big Adventure

2:00 PM: Interviews at Stage with Lee Harper and Adam Lehrhaupt


  • TENT 2


Katelyn Detweiler

The People We Choose

Laura Sibson

Edie in Between

2:25 PM: Interviews at Stage with Katelyn Detweiler and Laura Sibson

  • TENT 3


Te-Ping Chen

Land of Big Stories

Christine Kendall

The True Definition of Neva Beane

2:50 PM: Interviews at Stage with Te-Ping Chen and Christine Kendall

  • TENT 4


Mike Sielski

The Rise: Kobe Bryant and the Pursuit of Immortality

L. R. Dorn (Suzanne Dunn)

The Anatomy of Desire: A Novel

3:15 PM: Interviews at Stage with Mike Sielski and L. R. Dorn (Suzanne Dunn)

The Bucks County Book Festival is proud to introduce our 2021 Cultural Partner: Mercer Museum & Fonthill Castle.