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Best of the National Book Festival: Linda Sue Park, 2019

Our ongoing celebration of the Library of Congress National Book Festival continues with children’s author Linda Sue Park discussing her picture book “Nya’s Long Walk: A Step at a Time” on the Children’s Green Stage at the 2019 Festival. This post includes prompts for writing and thinking that young readers, families and teachers can use to explore the author and the author’s work—recommended for ages 9+.

Best of the National Book Festival: Neil Patrick Harris, 2019

Our ongoing celebration of the Library of Congress National Book Festival continues with actor and author Neil Patrick Harris discussing “The Magic Misfits: The Minor Third.” The event, part of the new year-long National Book Festival Presents series, took place in the Library’s Coolidge Auditorium. This post includes prompts for writing and thinking that young readers, families and teachers can use to explore the author and the author’s work—recommended for ages 8+.