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Literature and pop culture, plus readings, performances and more!

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Check out our exciting lineup of authors, poets, artists, celebrities, and musicians!

Tickets

General Tickets

Reservations will open on Sunday, April 16 at 6:00 AM PT. For early access to panel reservations, register as a Friend of the Festival.

Friend of the Festival Packages

Get early access to panel reservations and other perks!

Saturday Ideas Exchange

Laura Dern & Diane Ladd in conversation with Mary McNamara on Saturday, April 22, at 2:30 PM.

L.A. Times Book Prizes

Join us for the 43rd Annual Los Angeles Times Book Prize Ceremony on Friday, April 21, at 7:00 PM.

General Tickets

Reservations will open on Sunday, April 16 at 6:00 AM PT. For early access to panel reservations, register as a Friend of the Festival.

Friend of the Festival Packages

Get early access to panel reservations and other perks!

Saturday Ideas Exchange

Laura Dern & Diane Ladd in conversation with Mary McNamara on Saturday, April 22 at 2:30 PM

Sunday Ideas Exchange

Quentin Tarantino in conversation on Sunday, April 23 at 3:00 PM

L.A. Times Book Prizes

Join us for the 43rd Annual Los Angeles Times Book Prize Ceremony on Friday, April 21 at 7:00 PM.

General Tickets

Reservations will open on Sunday, April 16 at 6:00 AM PT. For early access to panel reservations, register as a Friend of the Festival.

Friend of the Festival Packages

Get early access to panel reservations and other perks!

Saturday Ideas Exchange

Laura Dern & Diane Ladd in conversation with Mary McNamara on Saturday, April 22 at 2:30 PM

Sunday Ideas Exchange

Quentin Tarantino in conversation on Sunday, April 23 at 3:00 PM

L.A. Times Book Prizes

Join us for the 43rd Annual Los Angeles Times Book Prize Ceremony on Friday, April 21 at 7:00 PM.

Join the festival community

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sponsor

Associate your brand with one of the largest and most diverse literary festivals in the world.

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exhibitor

Exhibit your work at our festival! Booth sales now open for artists and creators of all kinds.

Be a
participant

2023 participant applications are now closed.

Be a
volunteer

Contribute as a volunteer at the L.A. Times Festival of Books. Applications now open.

SPONSORS

Presenting Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

Bronze Sponsors

Programming+ Partner

Programming Partners

Author Green Room & Book Prizes Sponsor

Gifting Partner

Prize Presenters

Community Partner

Bookselling Partners

The 2023 Festival of Books artwork has been created by Patrick Hruby, Art Director at Los Angeles Times.