Library of Congress National Book Festival

book festival poster

Over the weekend, thousands of book lovers young and old, flocked to the Mall to attend the 13th annual National Book Festival. Handley Regional Library organised a bus so lots of local bookworms could make the trip.

Festival goers listened to talks and interviews by a huge range of authors and also had the chance to meet them during book signings. Book loving children and teens had the choice of a fantastic lineup of authors and illustrators. Here are some of the great talents who took part:

Battle Magicwe are the shipbabymouse

coldest girlCurse_of_the_Ancientsdivergent

There was even something for the youngest of readers:

LostAndFound-OliverJefferskittens moon

dear mrs larue

Did you make it to the National Book Festival? If so we’d love to hear about it. You can email us at hrlyouthscope@gmail.com. We welcome comments and suggestions from you, our readers.

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Have a great week!

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