- Total attendance: 12,000
- Visitors to the children’s activity tent: 3,000
- Presentations given: 67, by 100 authors
- Books sold: 2,200
- Books donated to the pediatric oncology clinic at UNC Hospitals: 600
- Festival volunteers: 250
- Festival Twitter followers: 495
The free public festival, funded by gifts and grants, is organized and sponsored every other year by the libraries of UNC and Duke and North Carolina State universities, with additional support from North Carolina Central University. For more information, visit www.NCLiteraryFestival.org.