WELCOME to the website of the Unbound Book Festival! Unbound is a brand-new festival in Columbia, Missouri, which celebrates literature of all kinds. Nationally-recognized and bestselling authors across many different genres will come to mid-Missouri to discuss their work and participate in a variety of stimulating events and environments. The inaugural event will take place on the campus of Stephens College, in Columbia, Missouri, on APRIL 21st and 22nd, 2017. There will be separate programs for Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Children’s Events. In addition there will be a variety of panels throughout the day on a variety of book-related topics. And for you, dear guest, it’s all completely free.