• December 7, 2021
          Maxine Scates and Joseph Millar
          December 8, 2021
          One Page Wednesday: December
          December 9, 2021
          Bagley Wright Lecture Series: “Is That A Real Poem Or Did You Just Make It Up?”
          December 14, 2021
          The Moth Mainstage in Portland
  • Box Office

Portland Book Festival Virtual Marketplace

Portland Book Festival, presented by Bank of America, offers exhibitors the opportunity to reach thousands of book lovers who are ready to buy your products or learn about their services. We look forward to celebrating books—across all genres and age-groups—with you virtually this year November 8-13!

You can visit many of these vendors in person on Saturday, November 13th in our exhibitor fair at the Portland Art Museum. More info and passes here.

FEATURED VENDORS

Circuit Breaker Books

Circuit Breaker Books publishes shockingly good stories. We are a hybrid press specializing in contemporary literary fiction, genre fiction, memoir, and creative nonfiction.

Paper Chain
Book Publishing Services

Paper Chain Book Publishing Services offers book design and publication management services that help authors and publishers connect their books to readers.

Copper Canyon Press

Independent nonprofit publisher dedicated to poetry.

SwitchLit

An original series and writing platform for collaborative fiction.

VIRTUAL MARKETPLACE VENDORS

A Kids Company About

Books made to kickstart challenging, empowering, and important conversations.

Airlie Press

Non-profit publisher promoting poets from the Pacific Northwest.

Annie Bloom’s Books

A neighborhood independent bookstore, Annie Bloom’s carries a broad range of new (not used) books across many genres.

Broadway Books

Broadway Books is a locally owned, independent bookstore committed to bringing you great books in whatever format suits you best.

Buckman Publishing

Buckman is a local, independent publisher.

Catapult, Counterpoint Press, Soft Skull Press

Independent book publisher with online magazine and classes.

Chin Music Press

Seattle’s curiously bibliophilic indie press.

Clash Books

Small press of literary fiction, horror, poetry & non-fiction.

Cosmic Monkey Comics

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Manga for Everyone!  

Crayne Books

Micro-press founded by a mother/daughter team curating prose and poetry.

Editorial Freelancers Association

The EFA helps writers find the right editor, right away.  

Elly Blue Publishing

Books for the feminist bicycle revolution.

FENCE

Nonprofit small press and literary magazine from New York

Fernwood Press

Collections that uphold the Quaker pursuit of corporate mysticism.

First Matter Press

Non-profit collective dissolving barriers for first-time poets & genre-expanding writers.

Fonograf Editions

Fonograf Editions is a nonprofit press and literary record label.

Friends of the Multnomah County Library

Proudly supporting Multnomah County Library since 1972. 

Green Bean Books

Green Bean Books is a wild and whimsical community-based, independent children’s bookstore in the Alberta Arts District of Portland.  

Hazy Dell Press

Publishing grown-up-friendly children’s books that promote empathy, inclusiveness and imagination. 

Jennifer Butler Brown, Bookseller

A mobile and online children’s bookstore, featuring diverse books. 

Lanternfish Press

Publishing fiction and nonfiction of the rare and strange.

Lilla Lit

A literary reading series held at Leach Botanical Garden featuring PNW writers.

M. Lee Musgrave

Author / Artist M. Lee Musgrave writes romantic mystery thrillers about the contemporary art world.

Manzanita Papers

A literary subscription box. Underrated books recommended by writers.

Microcosm Publishing and Distribution

Books and zines to change your life and world.

Navillus Press

Books about Oregon hiking, history, and mystery.

Northwest Review

Nonprofit publisher of literary journal.

Not a Pipe Publishing

Low-Residency MFA Creative Genre Lit. (YA and Mass Market), Poetry, and Anthologies.

Oni Press

Oni Press is a premier comic book and graphic novel publisher located in Portland, Oregon.

Ooligan Press

Student-run trade press rooted in the Pacific Northwest.

OSU Press

Exceptional books about the Pacific Northwest and beyond.

Overcup Press

Beautiful books for curious people!

PNCA Low-residency MFA

Low-Residency MFA Creative Writing program located in Portland, Oregon.

Pacific University MFA in Creative Writing

An exceptional creative writing program in the Pacific Northwest.

Pathfinder Press

Books and periodicals on the international revolutionary working-class movement.

Pomegranate Books

Portland-based fine arts publisher of quality books and gifts.

PSU Creative Writing Program

BFA and MFA creative writing program in downtown Portland.

Powell’s Books

Powell’s Books is an independent bookseller serving Portland since 1971.

Red Hen Press

The fiction, game and code publisher.

Sasquatch Books

Based in Seattle, Sasquatch Books publishes adult and children’s books by the most gifted writers, artists, chefs, naturalists, and thought leaders in the Pacific Northwest and beyond.

The Ewings Publishing

Hybrid publishing company that offers services for authors, getting them the exposure they deserve.

Tin House

Tin House expands the boundaries of what great literature can do.

TooFar Media

TooFar Media publishes provocative stories for the eyes, ears, and imagination by Rich Shapero.

Two Lines Press

Two Lines Press publishes award-winning literature in translation.

University of Hell

Books from Hell.

Wave Books

A independent poetry press based in Seattle, Washington, dedicated to publishing exceptional contemporary poetry, poetry in translation, and writing by poets.

Willamette Week

Read local news.

Willamette Writers

A Pacific Northwest Nonprofit Organization for Writers.

Word Prostitute

The fiction, game and code publisher.

This year’s Portland Book Festival will present virtual programming, brought to you by Bank of America, the week of November 8–12, and in-person events on Saturday, November 13, 2021. 


Attending the in-person event on Saturday, November 13?

Visit one (or more!) of our amazing local food trucks, who will be on site and vending all day.