Library of Congress

National Book Festival

At the 2015 National Book Festival


  • Contemporary Life
    Saturday, September 5
    7:25 pm - 8:10 pm

Book Signing

  • Saturday, September 5
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

David Maraniss is an associate editor at The Washington Post who has recently published “Once in a Great City: A Detroit Story” (Simon & Schuster). Maraniss is a three-time Pulitzer Prize finalist and won the Pulitzer for national reporting in 1993 for his newspaper coverage of then presidential candidate Bill Clinton. His other critically acclaimed best-selling books include “When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi,” “Barack Obama: The Story,” “Rome 1960: The Olympics that Stirred the World,” “First in His Class: A Biography of Bill Clinton” and “They Marched into Sunlight: War and Peace, Vietnam and America.”

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

David Maraniss

Photo by Lisa Berg