Covid Guidelines for Physical Events

We continue to follow government guidelines regarding Covid-19 safety at the Festival. We encourage masks for indoor events. Please be aware that select indoor programs might require masks and we ask for your cooperation in these cases.

Comics / Fiction / Non-Fiction

FEE, either book (bundled options for each author's book) or $10 Books Are Magic gift card

– CHANGED TO ZOOM – Let’s Get Mad: Celebrate a Mutha of a Decade (Virtual)

It’s a rager: mother-writers and artists get real, down and dirty, furious and funny about the lives of mothers (and others). Readings at Books are Magic Montague by Minna Dubin (Mom Rage), Amanda Montei (Touched Out), cartoonist Lisa Lim (A Darker Shade of Noir), and Deesha Philyaw (The Secret Lives of Church Ladies). Celebrating 10 years of MUTHA with editor-in-chief Meg Lemke and Pen Parentis’s M. M. De Voe (Book & Baby). More guests TBA at the after-party at Floyd’s–put your name down for bocce ball, because parents can play too. Presented in partnership with Pen Parentis (


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