National Book Festival

August 9, 2022
Every year since 2001, the Library of Congress has commissioned original artwork for its
July 15, 2022
Washington, D.C. — The 2022 Library of Congress National Book Festival returns to the Washington Convention Center this Labor Day weekend on Saturday, Sept.
October 29, 2021
The Library of Congress reported that the 2021 National Book Festival, held mostly virtually this year from Se
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