The McAllen Public Library Announces the South Texas Book Festival’s Annual Celebration. Event kicks of on Sunday, November 10, 2019 at the McAllen Public Library located at 4001 N. 23rd St. from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The festival is free and open to the public and will feature a diverse group of national, regional and local authors who will participate in readings and panel discussions. Participants may purchase books and have them personalized by festival authors. It’ll be a full day of authors, readings, book signings, crafts, food trucks, and a lot of fun so don’t miss out!