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  • Celeste Ng: 2018 National Book Festival


  • Celeste Ng discusses "Little Fires Everywhere" at the 2018 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

Event Date

  • September 01, 2018


  • -  Celeste Ng is the author of the New York Times best-selling novels "Everything I Never Told You" and "Little Fires Everywhere" (Penguin). Her writing has been awarded the Pushcart Prize, the Massachusetts Book Award and a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, among other honors. "Everything I Never Told You" was a New York Times Notable Book and Amazon's No. 1 Best Book of 2014. Her second novel, "Little Fires Everywhere," was named a best book of the year by more than 25 publications. Ng earned an MFA from the University of Michigan and lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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  • 47 minutes 1 seconds

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