Author Leila Meacham spoke about her new novel, Tumbleweeds.
There was also a writing workshop at noon, and at 6 p.m. Tuesday night, there will be a Local Author Reception honoring Abilene authors published in the past year.
This Author reception will take place in the main library and admission is free.
The West Texas Book Festival will run through Saturday, September, 22.
For a complete schedule of events, visit the website at http://www.abilenetx.com/apl/bookfest.html.