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Book Awards 2017

2017 Book Awards Finalists & Honorees Announced

The 2017 Oklahoma Center for the Book‘s 28th annual Oklahoma Book Awards will be held April 8, 2017, at the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame and Jim Thorpe Museum in Oklahoma City.

Oklahoma Book Awards are given each year in fiction, non-fiction, children/young adult, poetry, and design/illustration categories for work written by an Oklahoman or about Oklahoma.

See the 2017 Oklahoma Book Award Finalists & Honorees!


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Read Across OK April 4

Read Across Oklahoma @ OKC Zoo April 4

Join us for this annual event designed to get young children excited about reading.

April 4 from 10am-1pm

  • Meet PBS Kids’ characters and Find the Cat author Gwendolyn Hooks
  • Musical Performance by Sugar Free Allstars
  • Fun Activities for young readers!
  • Free events with paid zoo admission
  • Free books to the first 1,000 children
  • Free limited-edition t-shirts to the first 100 children

Check out the PDF flyer or go the the Read Across Oklahoma page.