The first International Summit of the Book attracted publishers, librarians, and scholars; many argued for the importance of reading in any format.
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December 10, 2012
September 19, 2012
The National Book Festival will be held this weekend (Sept. 22 and 23) on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.
June 27, 2012
The Library of Congress opens a new exhibit for their "Celebration of the Book."
May 16, 2012
The Education Week Teacher book club discussion of Lisa Delpit's "Multiplication Is for White People": Raising Expectations for Other People's Children (The New Press, 2012) opened today, May 16, 2012.
May 11, 2012
This week's Friday Update includes information on multiple awards and an exhibition of a famed French publisher's children's books.
May 04, 2012
This week's Friday update covers Free Comic Book Day, reading challenges, and live and online book events.
April 09, 2012
The Library of Congress has announced the dates for the 2012 National Book Festival, a free author event that takes place each year on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.