Payson Roundup 7/16/19: “Arizona authors and book lovers arrive in Rim Country”
Payson Roundup 7/12/19: “Book festival hosts speakers from Piper Center at ASU”
SunTan Sun News: 7/9/19: “The Payson Book Festival hosts area authors.”
Payson Roundup 7/9/19: “Cowboy singers, artists and poets at the Payson Book Festival.”
Payson Roundup 6/21/19: “Author talks about food and more for a ‘Functional Lifestyle’”
Payson Roundup 6/19/19: “Author brings stories of fairies, witches and angels to festival.”
Payson Roundup 6/14/19: “Hear about ‘Munsey Business’ at Payson Book Festival.”
Payson Roundup 6/14/19: “A Different Writing Exercise.” See photos below of Payson Book Festival’s pre-workshop for kids.
Payson Roundup 6/4/19: “Publisher-author a featured speaker at book festival.”
Payson Roundup 5/24/19: “Literacy programs promoted by the Payson Book Festival” by Marie Fasano.
DJs from three Payson radio stations – KPJM-FM, KRIM, and BlogTalk radio – are interviewing authors on their show. See below.
Interviews on KPJM; Beginning with the month of May, the Payson Book Festival presents interviews with Pam Newman KPJM live streaming on www.kpjm-fm.com.
Listen at 10:00 a.m. each day to all of the authors as they talk about their books and the writing life.
Tu 4-30 Tom Morrissey
W 5-1 Jane Ruby
Th 5-2 John Jay Pelletier
Tu 5-7 Kathy Peach
W 5-8 Debi Novotny
Th 5-9 Perry Kirkpatrick
Tu 5-14 Barbara Lacy
W 5-15 Kristi Grimm
Th 5-16 Phoebe Fox
Tu 5-21 John Herrera
W 5-22 John Rust
Th 5-23 Gil Gabaldon
Tu 5-28 Pat Frayne
W 5-29 Keri Dedeo
Th 5-30 Stephanie Cress
Tu 6-4 Leslie Keller
W 6-5 Alice Voyles
Th 6-6 Marie Joy
Tu 6-11 Leta Mc Curry
W 6-12 Jody Sharpe
Th 6-13 Haley Rose
Tu 6-18 Linda Radke
W 6-19 Stephanie Phillips
Th 6-20 Betsy Love
Tu 6-25 Nikos Ligidakis
W 6-26 Liz Johnson
Th 6-27 Sally Harper Bates
Interviews on KRIM: Listen live to author interviews on KRIM 96.3 FM or online at www.krimfm.com..
June 4 10:a.m. Angie Christakos
June 7 8:30 am Marshall Trimball
June 11 10:00 a.m. Ingrid Szabo
June 18 10:00 a.m. Ellen Stotts
June 25 10:00 a.m. Carole Matthewson
Interviews on BlogTalk Radio. January Jones sharing Success Stories. Listen to her interviews with Payson Book Festival authors at 7:00 a.m. on www.blogtalkradio.com/januaryjones
June 3 Connie Cockrell Listen to the interview.
June 13 Sherry Engler Listen to her interview.
June 25 Howard Gershkowitz Listen to Howard’s interview!
June 28 Marshall Trimble Listen to his interview.
July 11 Jan Martin Listen to the interview.
Pre-Workshops for Kids sponsored by Payson Book Festival/APW with Gila County Library Elaine Vortuba and Rinky Dink Press with Rosemarie Dombrowski.
BOOK FEST AWARD
- Payson Book Festival Thank You!
- Payson Book Festival made the FlightNetwork‘s list of best North American Festivals! Hurray for us!
- “USA TODAY YA bestseller a featured author at Payson Book Festival,” Payson Roundup June 29, 2018.
- “Readers of all ages rejoice: the Payson Book Festival is on the way“, Payson Roundup June 5, 2018.
- “Rim Country’s hidden gem – Dee Strickland Johnson, AKA “Buckshot Dot”, Payson Roundup June 5, 2018.
News release: June, City Sun Times article Reading Takes Us To Amazing Places, page 49.
- News release: May 2018, ANAgrams page 12
- News release: April 24, 2018. Storytelling at Payson High School
- News release: March 16, 2018. Writers Present Scholarship