We at Folio Weekly’s Paragraph Factory are big fans of the written word. The Amelia Island Book Festival — Viva Books! — celebrates words and reading with book signings, workshops and discussions with local, regional and nationally known authors, including No. 1 New York Times bestseller Debbie Macomber. How to Get Published in the 21st Century: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. April 26 at FSCJ Cook Nassau Campus in Yulee, $85. Livres et L’art Soirée (an evening of books and art): 5-7 p.m. April 26 at Island Art Association, 18 N. Second St., Fernandina Beach, $50. Readers festival, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 27 at Atlantic Rec Center, 2500 Atlantic Ave., Fernandina, free, 277-7350. A Garden Party with Debbie Macomber, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. April 27 at Atlantic Rec Center, $35-$55, ameliaislandbookfestival.com.