April 1, 2016 during Art Hop, 6 – 9 p.m.
Entries accepted from 4-6 p.m.
Judging at 7 p.m.
Eat the books at 7:05 p.m.
Our 11th annual Edible Book Festival brought in 22 delicious books! People’s Choice went to Chris Orsolini for her book “Go the ‘Fudge’ to Sleep.” Judge’s Choice, Judged by Jamie Kavanaugh of O’Duffy’s Pub, Cosmos Cucina and Kalamazoo Color Lab, was awarded to Mary Platte for “A Very Hungry Caterpillar” with an honorable mention to Jessica Kirkland’s “Silence of the Lambs.” The Children’s winner, judged by Sue Warner, Head Librarian of youth services at the Kalamazoo Public Library, went to Simon for “Where’s Wall-Dough,” with Iris Ershine and Kai and Cho Irons getting runner up with “The Magic Treehouse Series: Midnight on Marshmallow Moon.”
2016 Edible Book Poster by Paul Sizer.