Library of Congress

National Book Festival

At the 2017 National Book Festival

Presentation

  • History & Biography
    Saturday, September 2
    4:55 pm - 5:40 pm

Book Signing

  • Saturday, September 2
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

With the publication of his first book, “Max Perkins: Editor of Genius,” in 1978, A. Scott Berg won a National Book Award. His third book, “Lindbergh,” about the famous aviator Charles Lindbergh, won the Pulitzer Prize in 1998. Just 12 days after Katharine Hepburn died in 2003, Berg published “Kate Remembered,” based on his 20-year friendship with the actress. Berg is well-known for the exhaustive research he does for his works. His latest book is “World War I and America: Told by the Americans Who Lived It” (Library of America).

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

A. Scott Berg

Photo by Aloma