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9th Annual National Book Festival

The Library of Congress welcomes hundreds of authors from across the country to the National Mall, where the National Book Festival has been held every year for the last nine years. At the festival there will be all varieties of genre “pavilions,” where nationally recognized authors will present their work. To commemorate the festival, the Library of Congress plans to put together a number of podcasts, featuring interviews with festival authors and are available through the Library’s website or on iTunes. The National Book Festival hosts authors from every genre including Children’s books, Teen literature, History, Biography, Fiction, Fantasy, Mystery, Thrillers, Poetry and Prose.