Library of Congress

National Book Festival

At the 2018 National Book Festival


  • Children's Green Stage
    Saturday, September 1
    9:30 am - 9:55 am

Book Signing

  • Saturday, September 1
    10:30 am - 11:30 am

Brendan Wenzel is an author and illustrator based in upstate New York who loves trees and all the furry, scaly and feathered things that live in them. He has traveled to jungles, savannas and elsewhere in search of fascinating animals and has teamed up with many groups working to preserve wild places and creatures around the world. His debut picture book, “They All Saw a Cat,” was a New York Times best-seller and the recipient of a 2017 Caldecott Honor. An ardent conservationist, Wenzel is a proud collaborator with many organizations working to ensure the future of wild places and threatened species. His new book is “Hello Hello” (Chronicle).

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Brendan Wenzel