“Great city, great festival, and a wonderful community of book lovers!”- Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

Each year, Bookmarks Festival of Books and Authors is proud to have self-published authors, publishers, non-profit organizations, and others as exhibitors at our festival.


Application forms to be an exhibitor at the 2014 Festival of Books and Authors are now available. There are a limited number of spaces this year. 


 Click here for an application


2013 Bookmarks Trade Street Exhibitors

88.5 FM WFDD

411: Customer Service Chronicles


Barnhill’s Books, Wine, Art, Gifts & Second Wind Publishing

Challenging Cassanova


Downtown Arts District Association (DADA)

ECHO Network/StoryLine

Farther Along

Forsyth County Public Library/On The Same Page

The Greensboro Review

High Country Writers

Hispanic League of Winston-Salem

iCan House

John F. Blair, Publisher

Light Messages Publishing

North Carolina Literary Map

North Carolina Writers’ Network

Puzzled: 100 Pieces of Autism

Salem Academy & College

Salemtowne Retirement Community


Truliant Federal Credit Union

Twin City Stage

Wake Forest University Press & Digital Publishing

Wild Dog Press

Winston-Salem Journal

Winston-Salem Writers


Young Readers Central Exhibitors & Activities


Carolina Souvenirs 

Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem

Children’s Theatre of Winston-Salem

Emma's Secret

Forsyth County Public Library


Is Your Child Ready for School?

Jelly Bean and Company

Piedmont Parent

Robinette Builds Her Nest

Smart Start of Forsyth County

Sweetgum Puppets

Tired Book Series


Food Vendors

Angie’s Italian Ice

Camel City Grill

Captain Poncho's Tacos

The Great Escape

The Ice Queen

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