2019 Washington State Book Awards
Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, 7 – 9 p.m.
2019 Washington State Book Awards
WhereCentral Library
Room LocationLevel 1 - Microsoft Auditorium
AudienceAdults
LanguageEnglish
SummaryCelebrate with award-winning authors at a free after-hours program at the Central Library!
DescriptionThe Washington State Book Awards celebrate books that exemplify the best writing in the state. This year, finalists and winners will be celebrated in eight categories: fiction, poetry, biography/memoir, and history/general nonfiction for adults; picture books and early reader, middle grade, and young adult books. The 2019 awards are for books published in 2018.

All are invited to the awards ceremony (where winners will be announced) and reception. The awards celebration is free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

No need to register; just come to the Central Library! Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

More information on the awards program: Washington State Book Awards at the Washington Center for the Book www.washingtoncenterforthebook.org….

The book awards program is administered by the Washington Center for the Book, an affiliate of the national Center for the Book at the Library of Congress. The Washington Center is managed through a partnership of The Seattle Public Library and the Washington State Library.
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.

Parking is available in the Central Library garage for the weekend rate of $8.
PodcastThis event will be recorded for podcast.
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Contact Phone206-386-4636
Contact Info*Central Library
Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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