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From 03 Sat Aug 2013 to 04 Sun Aug 2013 August 3, 2013 August 4, 2013 Harbor View Hotel

MV Book Festival

MV Book Festival

Harbor View Hotel is proud to serve as a sponsor for the 5th Martha's Vineyard Book Festival.  The festival will be here at the Harbor View Hotel on Saturday, August 3. On Sunday, August 4 the festival will be held on the grounds of the Chilmark Community Center in Chilmark. Martha's Vineyard Book Festival is FREE and open to all ages.

A selection of authors reading and signing books during this year’s festival include Eric Asimov, George Howe Colt, Chappiquiddick's own Melinda Fager, Jamaica Kincaid, Tom Reiss, Richard Russo, Maggie Shipstead and many more.  The schedule for the book festival will be posted here. 

About the Festival
The Martha's Vineyard Book Festival is a bi-annual celebration of the island’s rich literary heritage and the joy of reading.  Featuring great books and great writing this is considered one of New England's "Can't miss events," according to the Boston Globe.  More than 30 featured best-selling and award-winning authors will speak and participate in panel discussions and book signings.

The Martha's Vineyard Book Festival is presented in partnership with Bunch of Grapes, Chilmark Town Affairs Council, Harbor View Hotel, Martha's Vineyard Savings Bank Permanent Endowment, Vineyard Stories, Cape Air and Jet Blue. 

The festival will be held rain or shine. For more information or to volunteer, please visit

Date of Arrival July 25 Monday
Date of Departure July 25 Monday
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