Author Expo Breakout Sessions

Schedule for Celebrity Author Presentations

Saturday, February 15, 2020


One of the most exciting parts of the annual Author Expo and Reader Extravaganza is the opportunity for attendees to hear from some of their favorite authors for FREE, in the relatively intimate settings at Fernandina Beach Middle School. 

The following schedule tells you when and where celebrity authors will be speaking. Tickets are free, but you must have a ticket to attend the session. (Award recipients must also have tickets) 

10:00 – 12:00     Jacques Pepin – Book signing in gym

10:00 – 11:00     Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella — Auditorium, book signing afterwards in gym

11:00 – 12:00     Sharon Robinson — Auditorium, book signing afterwards in gym

12:00 – 1:00      Awards Ceremony – Auditorium — David Baldacci presents Writing Contest Awards

AIBF President and session moderator Larry Williams presents scholarships



1:00 – 2:00        Local Authors Presentation – Media Center – David Baldacci moderating

Book signing afterwards in the gym

1:00 – 2:00        Kathy Reichs — Auditorium, book signing afterwards in gym

2:00 – 3:00        Margot Lee Shetterly — Auditorium, book signing afterwards in gym

3:00 – 4:00        Sandra Brown — Auditorium, signing afterwards in gym

No Ticket Required