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Jessie Ball duPont Library

Edible Books Festival

Entry Categories

2024 Edible Books Festival Categories

  • Punniest
  • Literary Theme
  • People’s Choice (voting by Sewanee community)
  • Best Team Entry
  • Best Entry by a Child (under 12)

We have a Pinterest page with ideas from other Edible Book Festivals if you would like some inspiration!

Entry Guidelines

  • Individuals or Teams may submit entries.
  • All entries must be made entirely of edible materials. No metal, cardboard, plastic, etc.
  • Entries must be inspired by a book, literary figure, book character, literary pun, or plot.
  • Please bring a copy of the book to display with your entry if you have it.
  • Creations must survive at room temperature for several hours.
  • All entries will be photographed and added to duPont Library social media platforms.
  • duPont Library reserves the right to reject any entry that is unsuitable for a family-friendly festival.
  • All entries must be picked up by 4:30 pm on Monday, April 15 or they will be disposed of.