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Simon & Schuster partners with the book festival community each season to bring exclusive author programming to readers across the US. If you're interested in partnering with Simon & Schuster for future AuthorFest events, please click HERE.
Our Fall 2022 AuthorFest event took place on October 13, 2022 and featured New York Times bestselling authors John Irving and Jason Reynolds in conversation. A recording of the event will be made available shortly.


A special thanks to all the book festivals who partnered with us for this special event:


Bay Area Book Festival

Black Readers Conference

Bookmarks Festival of Books & Authors

Brattleboro Literary Festival

Decatur Book Festival

Greensboro Bound Literary Festival

Hawaii Book & Music Festival

Iowa City Book Festival

Kentucky Book Festival

Lehigh Valley Book Festival

Next FallFest

Orlando Book Festival

Oxford Conference for the Book

Savannah Book Festival

Seminary Co-op Bookstores