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Posted: Mar 11, 2013

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Edible Book Festival 2013 will take place on Monday, April 1, from 1 - 3 PM at the McKeldin Library Plaza.  Come by to view edible creations inspired by books and authors on this April Fools' Day celebration observed by libraries around the world.

Everybody from the UMD community is welcome to enter their edible art. If you're interested in participating, please contact Eric Cartier (  But hurry, only 30 entries will be accepted, and spots are filling up fast!

Best in Show will be awarded at 2:30 PM.

In the event of rainy weather, the festival will be held at the Terrapin Learning Commons (TLC), McKeldin Library, 2nd floor.

The Edible Books Festival is sponsored by the University Libraries and the College of Information Studies.