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Merrimack Valley Halloween Book Festival 2018

It’s still spring, friends, but I want you to mark your calendars now (and start saving your book money, because WOW).

Saturday, October 13th, 2018, from 10am to 4:30pm.
Haverhill Public Library
Haverhill, MA

Merrimack Valley Halloween Book Festival 2018 will feature at least more than SIXTY authors, artists, and filmmakers. Panel discussions. Brand new book debuts. And, of course, Trick or Treat candy.

But I know, I know…you want the list. Here it is. (*Asterisk denotes FIRST TIME attendees…and look at that list!) [There are a few more I’m waiting to confirm.]

Owen King*
Jennifer McMahon*
Laird Barron*
Kelly Braffet*
Grady Hendrix*
Jeff Strand*
Lynne Hansen*
Nadia Bulkin*
KL Pereira*
ML Brennan*
Stephanie M. Wytovich*
Charles R. Rutledge*
Gregory Bastianelli
Matt Bechtel
Stephen R. Bissette
Lisa Bunker
William Carl
Glenn Chadbourne
Jason Ciaramella
Joseph A. Citro
Tom Deady
Kristin Dearborn
Rachel Autumn Deering
Barry DeJasu
JG Faherty*
Amber Fallon
Dan Foley
Craig Shaw Gardner
Larissa Glasser
Christopher Golden
Scott Goudsward
Catherine Grant
Laura Hickman
Kat Howard
Christopher Irvin
Kameryn James*
Pete Kahle*
Nicholas Kaufmann
Brian Keene
Toni LP Kelner
Ed Kurtz
John Langan
Izzy Lee
Bracken MacLeod
John M. McIlveen
Hillary Monahan
James A. Moore
Lindsay Moore*
Errick Nunnally
Jason Parent
Philip Perron
Leigh Perry
David Price
Mary SanGiovanni
Cat Scully
Rob Smales
Sarah Smith
Thomas Sniegoski
Laurie Faria Stolarz
Morgan Sylvia*
Tony Tremblay
Trisha Wooldridge
Douglas Wynne
Rio Youers

4 Responses to "Merrimack Valley Halloween Book Festival 2018"

  • Stacy Ricco
    September 18, 2018 - 9:32 am Reply


    I just saw your post on FB about the Merrimack Valley Halloween Book Festival. I am a debut author and would be interested in participating in next year\\\’s festival. Please let me know what steps I would need to take to join next year’s festival.

    The reCaptcha is not working correctly on your contact page to email you.

    Thank you,
    Stacy Ricco


  • Cara
    September 23, 2018 - 9:45 am Reply

    For the 2018 Book Festival, is there an entrance fee or any other fees for the day?

    • Christopher Golden
      September 24, 2018 - 9:11 am Reply

      It’s free to enter, but of course the books are for sale. 🙂

  • Michelle Reynoso
    October 22, 2018 - 3:33 pm Reply

    Would love to participate in future events as an author. Is there an application process? How can I be included?

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