The good news for book lovers?
This year’s National Book Festival was as popular as ever, with 200,000 attending the two day event.
Funding got a boost with a generous $5M gift from philanthropist David Rubeinstein.
The bad, at least for some of us?
Ron Charles is reporting the event is moving to the Convention Center.
We’re torn and trying to look on the bright side. The Convention Center will be a gain in terms of the getting there, having more room and not worrying about the weather.
But for a setting, it does not get any better than the Mall.