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The Author Dinner - Presented by the White Elephant - Jill Karp, Honorary Chairperson  Cover Picture

The Author Dinner - Presented by the White Elephant - Jill Karp, Honorary Chairperson

May 15, 2018 by Chris Vineis

Close your eyes Book Festival attendees, and dream of an evening of a lifetime. Imagine enjoying a sumptuous buffet dinner overlooking Nantucket Harbor while rubbing elbows with almost 30 of your favorite authors. Then snap out of that most perfect of dreams, wake up and remind yourself that such an evening does in fact await you on Friday, June 15th at the Festival. Treat yourself and buy a ticket (or two)!

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Jack Gantos, Skyler Kardell, and How a Book Can Change Your Life Cover Picture

Jack Gantos, Skyler Kardell, and How a Book Can Change Your Life

May 5, 2018 by Nantucket Book Festival

It is through the richness of language that writers stimulate and steer the imagination of readers, and it is language and imagination that allows readers to steer themselves into and out of deep water. — Jack Gantos

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John Boyne: They Don't Write Them Like This Anymore Cover Picture

John Boyne: They Don't Write Them Like This Anymore

April 30, 2018 by Tim Ehrenberg

A line came into my mind, something that Hannah Arendt once said about the poet Auden: that life had manifested the heart's invisible furies on his face.” ― John Boyne, The Heart's Invisible Furies They don’t write them like this anymore...

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