When: October 22, 2017
Time: 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Where: Mark Twain House & Museum, Hartford, CT
Early Bird (through September 15, 2017): $25.00 per attendee
Post Early Bird (After September 15 – October 19, 2017): $30.00 per attendee
Connecticut is home to many talented authors and the 2017 Connecticut Book Awards will showcase a select group of these authors and the literature they produced in 2016. Categories include: Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry and Young Readers.
Stay tuned for the shortlists!
Connecticut Center for the Book is very pleased to announce that the 2017 Connecticut Book Awards will feature Beatriz Williams as the keynote speaker! Ms. Williams lives with her husband and children in Connecticut and is the New York Times bestselling author of the Secret Life of Violet Grant, A Hundred Summers, and Overseas.
The awards ceremony will start at 2:00 pm and will be followed by a reception and a book signing by Ms. Williams and the 2017 award winners.
Many thanks for the generous support of the Mark Twain House & Museum for the use of the Hal Holbrook Hall and the Lincoln Financial Auditorium.