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National Book Festival

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School group holding up books at the National Book Festival

Share Your Festival

  • Tell the Library of Congress about your book festival by working with your teacher or parent to post comments on the National Book Festival blog.
  • Promote lifelong literacy with your teachers, friends and family. Visit
  • Print out the list of book awards and take them to your local library to discover more great books!
  • Enter writing contests like A Book That Shaped Me to compete with students for prizes and your chance to present at the National Book Festival.
  • Celebrate reading every day!