Library of Congress

National Book Festival

David Rice splits his time between writing short stories about growing up and living in the Rio Grande Valley, mentoring and teaching high school students and developing local arts organizations. His latest collection of short stories, "Crazy Loco" (Dial Books, 2001), received the American Library Association's Best Books for Young Readers Award. Among his current projects are young-adult novels and screenplays. He lives in Austin, Tex.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

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