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Imbolo Mbue - Behold the Dreamers Cover Picture

Imbolo Mbue - Behold the Dreamers

June 1, 2018 by Mary Haft

“My responsibility, my duty, as a writer is to be honest. To be authentic,” says author Imbolo Mbue, a native of Cameroon, remarking on this rather extraordinary journey with her debut novel Behold the Dreamers.

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Introducing Jane Alexander (in 6 Scenes)

May 25, 2018 by Michael Schulder

“My life has been immersed in the world of make-believe ever since I began acting,” writes Alexander. “It is a magical world I love and that summons the most imaginative parts of me. But the natural world holds more mystery and beauty than could ever be contained in one life, or vista, or creature.”

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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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