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Acworth Book Festival

The Acworth Book Festival takes place on Saturday, October 22, 2022 from 9am to 5pm at Roberts School Community and Education Center.  The event features books for sale for all ages as well as speakers on writing & marketing, storyteller performances, children’s crafts, and more.

Speaker topics will include writing a novel, writing about your own life, and marketing. There will be panel discussions on writing in general and writing for children, as well as some amazing performances by local and regional professional storytellers.


  • 9am to Noon: Speakers, featuring Atlanta Writers Club:
    • George Weinstein — Novel writing
    • Lucy Sullivan — Writing about your life
    • Kim Conrey — Marketing
  • 1pm to 4pm: Book sales
  • 1pm to 2pm: Panel discussion for children’s books
  • 2pm to 4pm: Storytelling for the whole family. Featuring professional storytellers Leslie Shelley, Natalie Jones, Kanute Rarey, Amanda Lawrence, Denise Mount, and Daniela Ramos.

Saturday, October 22, 2022

9am to 5pm


For more information, or to purchase lunch in advance, please visit acworthculturalarts.org


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