This One-Of-A-Kind Festival In West Virginia Is A Book Lover’s Dream Come True

The art of the written word saw no greater prominence when the printing press was invented. It is the first form of mass media, the way the dissemination of knowledge was communicated for about five centuries, before the invention of film, and later, television and the internet. And the medium is still going strong, as this festival in Charleston demonstrates.

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To learn more about the festival, include the schedule of activities and events, check out their website here.

Have you ever been to the West Virginia Book Festival? Do you know of any other similar festivals that you would recommend? Feel free to comment below and join the discussion.

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