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NBF Authors Share Stories of Hope to Inspire Readers

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Bibliophiles packed the Washington Convention Center to engage in dialogue with acclaimed authors at the 15th annual Library of Congress National Book Festival. They listened to inspiring stories of hope, knowing how important words and story-telling will always be in our technology-oriented society.

From deafness to Sesame Street to the center of North America, National Book Festival unites authors who inspire

From deafness to Sesame Street to the center of North America, National Book Festival unites authors who inspire

As authors descended upon the nation’s capital for the annual celebration of reading, the diversity of their stories—and lives—underscored the perennial power of words.

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