National Book Festival

August 31, 2021
The 2021 Library of Congress National Book Festival will run Sept. 17-26 this year, featuring more than 100 authors, poets, and writers in a range of formats.
October 9, 2020
Last week, the Library of Congress added the 2020 National Book Festival videos to its website.
July 27, 2020
The 2020 Library of Congress National Book Festival will connect with audiences across the country for an interactive, online celebration of "American Ingenuity" for the festival's 20th year, featuring new books by more than 120 of the nation's most-renowned writers, poets and artists.
September 9, 2016
The Library of Congress today announced the winners of its "A Book That Shaped Me" Summer Writing Contest, a program that asks rising fifth- and sixth-graders to reflect on a book that has made a p
January 22, 2016
The Library of Congress continues its annual celebration of authors and readers, the National Book Festival, for its 16th year on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, at the Walter E.
August 18, 2015
In 1512, Hakob Meghapart (Jacob the Sinner) opened an Armenian press in Venice, Italy, and published an Armenian religious book, "Urbatagirk" (the Book of Fridays).