• In anticipation of NJCFB’s year-long celebration of the 350th Anniversary of the State of New Jersey throughout the coming year, this year’s book for our exhibit in the Pavilion of States was The Scarlet Stocking Spy: A Revolutionary War Tale by New Jersey author and illustrator Trinka Hakes Noble. A heartfelt tale of a young girl whose brother is serving in read more

  • The New Jersey Center for the Book at the National Book Festival, 2012 The New Jersey Center for the Book participated in the Library of Congress/ National Book Festival on the great Mall in Washington, D.C. on September 22, 2012. The exhibit that the New Jersey Center for the Book brought to Washington featured the book Jazz by Walter Dean read more

  • The New Jersey Center for the Book’s exhibit at the 2011 Festival featured the children's book , Meadowlands: A Wetlands Survival Story by Thomas Yezerski (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011).The 11th annual Festival, was held on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., with President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama serving as honorary chairs. In selecting Yezerski’s work which features the read more