Unlikely. Unexpected. Unique:

Second Annual Festival of Books

October 3rd and 4th, 2014

Downtown Puyallup Washington  |  Where is Puyallup? Map it and get directions
An Evening of Teens, Books and Rock and Roll

An Evening of Teens, Books and Rock and Roll

Join acclaimed young adult author, Jordan Sonnenblick along with Mark Parsons for an evening of books and rock and roll. Special appearance by Michael ShrieveView Event

Storytime With Walter the Giant Storyteller

Storytime With Walter the Giant Storyteller

Enjoy music-themed stories with Walter M. Mayes,also known as Walter the Giant Storyteller, who has dedicated most of his adult lifeView Event

Taking Punk to the Masses

Taking Punk to the Masses

Featuring Jacob McMurray – Curator at Experience Music Project. Expert on Nirvana and Jimi Hendrix . Author of “Taking Punk to the Masses”.View Event

Sammy Keyes Goodbye

Sammy Keyes Goodbye

Join author Wendelin Van Draanen as we celebrate the conclusion of her Sammy Keyes mystery series, with the publication of Sammy Keyes and the Kiss GoodbyeView Event

Kevin Emerson

Kevin Emerson

Kevin Emerson is an author of middle grade and YA fiction. Besides Exile, he has written The Fellowship For Alien Detection and the vampire series Oliver Nocturne. He is also a musician. He is a member of Central Services’ The Board of Education, a band that sings educational music for kids and whose songs haveView Author

Jordan Sonnenblick

Jordan Sonnenblick

Jordan write books about kids and teenagers. He was born on July 4, 1969 on an Army base in Missouri. His dad got out of the Army when he was a year old and his older sister was five. He spent the rest of his childhood in Staten Island, NY.View Author

Mark Huntley Parsons

Mark Huntley Parsons

MARK PARSONS has been a drummer since 7th grade when he saved $100 from his paper route to buy a used drumset, and he’s been pounding away ever since. He’s a long-standing contributor for Modern Drummer magazineView Author

Wendelin Van Draanen

Wendelin Van Draanen

Books have always been a part of Wendelin Van Draanen’s life. Her mother taught her to read at an early age, and she has fond memories of story time with her father, when she and her brothers would cuddle up around him and listen to him readView Author

The Puyallup Festival of Books brings world class Authors together for a weekend of fun, learning, exploring and education.