Follow me on Twitter: @bibliobaggins. I collect what I read with an emphasis on modern first editions. My largest and most important collection represents the works of novelist and poet Louise Erdrich. Others represented in my collection include D.C. writer George Pelecanos, Michael Connelly, Edith Wharton, Willa Cather, Elmore Leonard, John le Carre, books on books, books on running, books on the blues, books on baseball.
(Top) British mystery writer Peter Robinson made his first appearance Saturday at the National Book Festival on the Mall in Washington, D.C. (Bottom) Also making his first appearance was writer Salman Rushdie.