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National Book Festival by the Library of Congress

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    National Book Festival by the Library of Congress
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    Detail from a poster created by Illustrator Yuko Shimizu for this year's National Book Festival.

    Meet some of your favorite authors, illustrators and poets -- for free! -- at the Library of Congress' National Book Festival Saturday!

    This year, featured authors include Stephen King, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Salman Rushdie, Shonda Rimes, Raina Telgemeier, and Bob Woodward.

    This year's festival will take place on Sept. 24 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place NW in Washington, D.C. from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.

    For a complete schedule, please click here.

    News4's Eun Yang, Wendy Rieger and Tom Sherwood also may appear to introduce some of the authors.

    To learn more, visit the National Book Festival website here.

    For a peek at the day’s events, click here.