About Holiday Author Fair

A signed book is a one-of-a-kind gift!Author Fair has something for everyone on your shopping list – and for you, too! More than 70 Indiana authors will pack the William Henry Smith Memorial Libray for this fun-filled day of mixing, mingling and book signing. Book topics range from sports and biographies to youth historical fiction and politics and more. Meet your favorite local authors such as basketball star and Olympic athlete Tamika Catchings, Philip Gulley, and James Alexander Thom and Dark Rain Thom. This year, meet 8-year-old author Samiah Turner and pick up a copy of her book, My Life as an 8 Year Old Engineer, to inspire the child in your life. Blue from the Indianapolis Colts will also be here signing his new children’s book. Author Fair is a day of fun for all ages. Join in the Festival of Trees fun, including photos and storytime with Santa and book-themed crafts for kids and kids at heart. Be sure to enter to win an Author Fair gift basket, too! Free admission includes the Indiana Experience and Festival of Trees. Complimentary parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.