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The Books our Authors Love to Give

December 20, 2018 by Maddie Hjulstrom

Some of you may be familiar with "Jolabokaflod", the Icelandic tradition of giving your loved ones a "flood of books" to read (and, in our favorite version, a bar of chocolate to eat while reading) on Christmas Eve. We asked authors from past Festivals, what book do you give most often as a gift, and why?

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Malcolm Mitchell Visits our Schools!

July 26, 2018 by Maddie Hjulstrom

Malcolm's visit to our Festival and then to our schools is a perfect example of the work the Nantucket Book Foundation is doing on our island, to change lives through the power of words.

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Thanks for a Fabulous Festival!

June 27, 2018 by Maddie Hjulstrom

"All of these efforts are driven by our desire to see Nantucket flourish, thanks to the transforming power of literature in the lives of all of our residents."

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