Making Connections that Count
Build Key Relationships to Help 
Promote You and Your Book

Dianna Young
Executive Director, Literary Classics and 
Founder of Author.Pub and the Great American Book Festival

Great American Book Festival P.O. Box 3362 Rapid City, SD 57709
COMING SOON...   GAB Fest 2017

MORE INFORMATION WILL BE PROVIDED HERE AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE

Interested in submitting your idea for an event to be held in conjunction with the Great American Book Festival?  Contact us today.  We'd love to hear from you.
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2017 EVENT LINEUP



The following events are being held in conjunction with the Great American Book Festival and will take place in downtown Rapid City, South Dakota on Friday, September 1st, 2017.  All events are FREE to festival attendees.  Times and exact locations to be announced.
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH
Keynote Speaker
Polly Letofsky
The only woman to walk around the world, 
and author of 3MPH presents:

Become a Best Selling Author
21 Mistakes to Avoid When Writing, Publishing and Promoting Your Book

Patrick Snow
International best-selling author, professional keynote speaker, publishing, speaking and book marketing coach.
BUZZ!
Your Super Sticky BUZZ Book Marketing Tips -
TOP 20 Ways to Market Your Book

Polly Letofsky
Author, Public Speaker, and founder of My Word Publishing

To follow are just a few of the sessions 
slated for our 2017 conference line-up.  


BE WATCHING FOR MORE INFORMATION!
We will be posting additional events, times and locations as information becomes available.

Please note, event topics and speakers are subject to change
If Only You'd Known! 
Tips for Authors & Aspiring Authors
What You Don't Know Could Be 
Hurting Your Chances for Success

Dianna Young
Executive Director, Literary Classics and 
Founder of Author.Pub and the Great American Book Festival

Little Steps, Big Feat 
When Success for Your Book Is the Only Option
Ignorance is NOT bliss
Know your limitations & rights when it comes to 
using quotes, lyrics and more in your writing.

Patricia Reding
When she's not wearing her award-winning-author hat 
Patricia practices trademark and copyright law.
AUTHORS 
RESERVE YOUR SPACE TODAY!
The Great American Book Festival is a FREE public event. Reserve a full booth, table, or shared table depending upon your needs.  The FREE Writers' Conference takes place the day before the Book Festival, so you'll be free to take part in both activities. Space is filling up quickly, so don't delay. Register today to take part in this EPIC literary event!

Know Thyself... &  Thy Audience
Social Media Strategies 
for the Working Author

K.B. Hoyle
Multiple award-winning author, professional 
public speaker, and writing instructor