Library of Congress - National Book Festival 2020

Welcome to the 20th Library of Congress National Book Festival! Please register here to access the festival’s virtual platform. It’s a quick, free process. Then you can start building your schedule to see author presentations, join live chats with authors, engage with Library staff to explore collections, and enjoy activities from our partners and Centers for the Book from across America. Join the festival Sept. 25-27.

If you prefer not to register for the virtual platform, author presentations will be made available on and on the Library’s YouTube channel at Content for children and teens will be posted starting Friday, Sept. 25 at 9 a.m., and content for adults will be posted Saturday, Sept. 26 at 9 a.m.

National Book Festival Co-Chairman

David M. Rubenstein



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