Texas Book Festival To Announce Lineup

DALLAS (AP) – The Texas Book Festival is to announce the lineup of authors that will be at the event next month in Austin.

Officials will reveal the list of confirmed authors and this year’s poster Tuesday evening.

The Texas Book Festival was established in 1995 by Laura Bush when she was first lady of Texas. The first festival took place the next year.

The festival is held each year in and around the Texas Capitol in Austin. About 250 authors attend the annual event attended by more than 40,000 people. The festival includes author readings, book signings and panel discussions.

This year’s festival is set for Oct. 26-27.

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