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Edible Book Festival

Edible Book Festival

2nd Annual Edible Book Festival

Thursday, April 11, 2019.

1st Floor  Library from 1:00PM-3:00PM
Show your creativity and participate in the festival! Submit your entry form by Tuesday, April 9 at

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Schedule of Events

1-2PM – Public viewing and voting (you can stop by anytime during this hour to view the entries and vote for your favorite one)

2:10PM – Winner is announced

2:10-3PM – Snack on the books

Don’t want to submit an entry?  Stop by anyway and vote for your favorite creation.  The individual or group whose entry receives the most votes will receive a $50 gift certificate to the Bookstore.

Ground Rules

Ground Rules:

1.All Fitchburg State faculty, staff and students are welcome to submit an entry.  You can submit an entry as an individual or as a team.

2.Entries must be made from mostly edible materials.

3.Entries should be able to hold their shape for approximately 2 hours during the viewing and voting.  (i.e. creating something with ice cream may not be your best bet).


2019 Winners

Best Literary Interpretation:  
Terrible Awful by Sarah Gilbert. Inspired by The Help by Kathryn Stockett


1st Prize - Fan Favorite
Lord of the Fries by Kelly Boudreau.  Inspired by Lord of the Flies by William Golding


2nd Prize - Fan Favorite

The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Jodie Lawton. Inspired by The Very Hungry Caterpillar  by Eric Carle


3rd Prize - Fan Favorite

The Ruby Yacht of Omar by Nancy White.  Inspired by The Rubaiyat by Omar Khayyam