Adult Authors

  • Peng Shepherd, The Book of M
  • Eleanor Brown, The Light of Paris
  • Roberta Gately, Footprints in the Dust: Nursing, Survival, Compassion, and Hope with Refugees Around the World
  • Nicole Hampton, Sugar High: Sweet & Savory Baking in Your High-Altitude Kitchen
  • Elisabeth Hyde, Go Ask Fannie
  • Kelly Lund, Wild Together: My Adventures with Loki the Wolfdog
  • Sarah Scoles, Making Contact: Jill Tarter and the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence
  • Cynthia Swanson, The Glass Forest
  • Dan Eberhart, The Switch: America’s Global Energy Renaissance
  • Dan Grant, The Singularity Witness
  • Jim Ringel, 49 Buddhas - A Buddhist Detective Mystery
  • Julie Rasmussen, Hippy Dippy Bulls**t, A skeptic’s awakening the spiritual universe
  • Dorthy Yoder, Redemption Ridge Undeserved Consequences
  • Delta Donohue, The Frist Taste Belongs to the Gods, Glancing through the Rear View
  • Susan Mathis, Katelyn’s Choice, Christmas Charity, The Fabric of Hope
  • Rochelle Padzensky, No Other Option
  • Jeff Stover, Blue Earth I, Seymour Volumes 1-3, Mantis Summer
  • Dena Samuels, The Mindfulness Effect: an unexpected path to healing, connection & social justice
  • Angie Cavallari, Trailer Trash, an 80’s Memoir
  • Jean Jacobsen, Chronicles of the Hudson River Valley)
  • Diane Davalos Beale, Buried Light
  • Helen Starbuck, The Annie Collins Mystery Series
  • Kathy Schultz, The Bystander
  • Cheryl Carpinello, Guinevere: On the Eve of Legend, Tutankhamen Speaks
  • Dave Wesfall, Big Weddings Suck! Discover how to Reduce Cost, Energy, Stress and Time
  • J.A. Kazimer, Cuffed Curses, Froggy Style, The Lady in Pink, The Fairyland Murders
  • Natli Vanderwerken, Red Dragon’s Keep; Wind Runner
  • Judith Briles, How to Create a $1,000,000 Speech, How to avoid 101 Book Publishing Blunders
  • Tracy Beach, The Tunnels Under Our Feet: Colorado’s Forgotten Hollow Sidewalks
  • Karen Epps, Teacher You Are Enough and More
  • Kate Jonuska, Transference
  • Elizabeth Fox, We Are Going to be Lucky: A WW II Love Story in Letters
  • Peg Brantley, Red Tide
  • Robynn Gabel, The Heart of Elvis
  • Andrea Sims, The Impostor Affect: A Closer Look by a Classic Case
  • Laura Padgett, Jesus in Shorts
  • William Liggett, Watermelon Snow
  • Virginia Purvis-Smith, Greenwood Riven
  • Amy Rivers, All The Broken People
  • Tanya Buc, White Horse a Novel
  • Betsy Schwarm, Classical Music Insight: Overview and Introduction
  • Janet Post, Cotton Rock: An Ozarks Story on the White River
  • Stan Moore, Mister Moffat’s Opus
  • Sheldon Friedman, The Silk Swan
  • David Hicks, White Plains
  • Jerry Mitchell, Killing Godiva’s Horse
  • Marilyn Watson, Encore! A Boomer's Guide to Rocking your Retirement
  • Charles Harrelson
  • Bridget Blomfield

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Young Adult Authors

  • Julie Buxbaum, What to Say Next
  • Susan Cunningham, Crow Flight
  • Tehlor Kay Mejia, We Set the Dark on Fire
  • Ingrid Palmer, All Out of Pretty
  • Crystal Smith, Bloodleaf
  • Lisa Brown Roberts, Spies, Lies and Allies
  • Jessie Hilb, The Calculus of Change
  • Iona Morrison, The Game Changer
  • Janette Taylor, Into The Dim
  • Brett Rosenblatt, Losing Found Things
  • Kendra Merritt, The Winged Chair
  • Emily France, Zen & Gone

Middle Grade Authors

  • Kamilla Benko, Secret in the Stone (The Unicorn Quest series)
  • Stephen Bramucci, The Danger Gang & The Isle of Feral Beasts
  • Todd Fahnestock, The Wishing World
  • Lija Fisher, The Cryptid Catcher
  • Jason Henderson, Young Captain Nemo
  • Lynne Kelly, Song for a Whale
  • Stel Pavlou, Daniel Coldstar#1: The Relic War
  • Laura Resau, Tree of Dreams
  • Melissa Savage, The Truth About Martians
  • Kate Siber, National Parks of the USA
  • Kim Tomsic, The 11:11 Wish
  • Booki Vivat, Frazzled #3: Minor Incidents and Absolute Uncertainties
  • Sunny Weber, The Dog at the Gate
  • Elaine Pease, Ghost Over Boulder Creek

Picture Books

  • Deborah Diesen, The Pout-Pout Fish: Far, Far from Home (A Pout-Pout Fish Adventure)
  • Martha Freeman, If You're Going to a March
  • Josh Funk, Mission Defrostable: (Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast #3)
  • Dow Phumiruk, Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13
  • Jean Reidy, Pup 681: A Sea Otter Rescue Story
  • Julia Sarcone-Roach, There Are No Bears in This Bakery
  • Ruth Spiro, Baby Loves Green Energy! (Baby Loves Science #7) (This is a Board Book.)
  • Jonathan Stutzman, Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug
  • Andrea Wang, Magic Ramen: The Story of Momofuku Ando
  • Lily Williams, If Polar Bears Disappeared
  • Mike Wohnoutka, Croc & Turtle
  • Kenneth Wright & Sarah Jane Wright, Lola Dutch When I Grow Up
  • Stan Yan, There's a Zombie in the Basement
  • Toni Yuly, The Whole Wide World And Me
  • Caryn Hartman, Dorje the Yak
  • Lisa Reinicke, Arnold, the cute little pig with personality; Wilhelmina’s Wish
  • Jenny Salimi, Hearts; Hearts for Kids
  • Virginia White, Warren The Honking Cat Saves The Day
  • Sheila Haller, Ozzie
  • Cecilia Coars, If Only
  • Tracy Ducharme, The Little Lost Llama
  • Zoya Master, How Was School Today?
  • Esthela Nunez Franco, Breezygirl
  • Ann West, Where’s My Football
  • Leah Gilbert, A Couch for Llama
  • Stephen Parlato, Dragons Love Art

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  • Andy Marquez, Fine Art Photography, The Adventures of Vilhelm and Gustavo, The Magic and Wonder of Colorado
  • Rudite Jaunarajs, Painter, Me and the Sun Series
  • Tiffany Miller Russell, Fine Artist
  • Diane Edwards, Fine Artist


  • Gail Lindley, Denver Bookbinding Company
  • Dorothea Steinke, Literacy Coalition of Colorado
  • Carl Reichley, YAY Magnets
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At this time we are at capacity and are no longer accepting vendor applications at the Colorado Book and Arts Festival. We appreciate your support and hope to see you at this years event!

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