Meet us at the Oklahoma River for a fun-filled day celebrating the written word. The first annual Oklahoma Book Festival will take place at the Boathouse District in Oklahoma City.
--Featuring 50-75 of America’s finest literary talent
--Panel discussions and author presentations
--2,000 – 3,000 anticipated attendance
--Meet your favorite author at the book signing tables
--Children’s storytelling/craft activities/entertainment
--Renowned chef demonstrations
Where’s Waldo? In Edmond of course! The iconic children’s book character in the red-and-white-striped shirt and black-rimmed specs is visiting twenty-five local businesses throughout our community this July. Find Waldo Local is a great summer vacation activity and a wonderful way to support local businesses and the Shop Local movement in our community, including Best of Books, Eileen’s Colossal Cookies, Kickingbird Cinema, the Edmond Historical Society Museum & many more!
Get excited! Kids Activities Week will be from June 25 to June 29 everyday at 2:00 pm! Call the store to reserve your spot! Best of Books will hold your reservation for activities week until 10 minutes after the hour. Thank you!
Join Best of Books in celebrating 20 years of Harry Potter! We will have a costume contest, treats, crafts, games, trivia, prizes, HP merchandise available to purchase, and more!
Join Scholastic on the ultimate reading road trip, as they tour the country with their favorite authors, illustrators, and characters! Scholastic is partnering with bookstores and libraries in communities nationwide, hosting reading festivals for families with kids ages 0-12. Join us on Thursday, July 12th from 10:00am to 12:00pm as Scholastic will be making a stop at Best of Books. Bring your reader to this fun (and FREE!) family event to meet authors, take photos with beloved costume characters, win prizes, and more!
Join us in welcoming authors Luke Flowers, Angela Cervantes, and Tracey West to the Scholastic Summer Reading Road Trip!
We are so excited to welcome internet sensation Melissa Radke to Best of Books! She will be signing copies of her new book, EAT CAKE. BE BRAVE, on Tuesday, July 24th starting at 6:00 pm!
We are thrilled to welcome Lou Berney to Best of Books! He will be signing copies of his new book, November Road, on Wednesday, October 10th starting at 6:00 pm!
Meet authors Alexandra Ott and Kim Ventrella! Alexandra is the author of children's fantasy novels Rules for Thieves and The Shadow Thieves, and Kim is the author of Skeleton Tree. Both will be signing beginning at 1 p.m. Don't miss this special event!