Stephen King

16th Annual Library of Congress National Book Festival a Year of Firsts

Another fun-filled, action-packed Library of Congress National Book Festival is underway at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. This, the 16th annual event, was notable for several debuts - the first major public appearance of newly-sworn-in Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden, and the festival debut of best-selling author Stephen King, who was recognized for his contributions to literacy.

Signed Stephen King, Lost & Found fbcadmin Mon, 06/24/2013 - 12:02
In the 'too-good-not-to-share' department, read this story from late last week about how soap opera star-rock musician Rick Springfield lost--and then found for $600 on Ebay--his inscribed first edition of Stephen King's Danse Macabre, signed by the author in 1981. Turns out Springfield is a bit of horror collector. He told Galley Cat, "Now I have it in my collection I'm very glad I did it.