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University of Oklahoma author Robert Con Davis-Undiano wins international book award
OU scholar's book, 'Mestizos Come Home!' honored with international award. Author Robert Con Davis-Undiano recently discussed his book with The Oklahoman. Read that article here: Read More
Oklahoma book signings
Signings at the Oklahoma State Fair and Full Circle Bookstore. Read More
Oklahoma and Publishers Weekly best-sellers
Eric Litwin, who will visit Edmond's Best of Books this week, has three books on the Oklahoma children's best-seller list. Read More
Mars attacks (again) in an enjoyable follow-up to 'The War of the Worlds'
Aliens succumbed to earth bacteria once before, but now they're back for a second invasion. Read More
Edmond's Best of Books to host children's author Eric Litwin and sell exclusive cookbook
Meet "Pete the Cat" and "Groovy Joe" author Eric Litwin. Pick up James Milligan's "From the Warmth of My Kitchen," too. Read More
Oklahoman book review: 'The Switch' by Joseph Finder
A man who accidentally picks up the wrong laptop soon finds himself running for his life from government operatives. Read More
Eddie Izzard bringing his 'Believe Me Tour' to Oklahoma
MIDWEST CITY - British comedian, actor and activist Eddie Izzard is returning to the United States with his "Believe Me Tour," which includes an autumn date in the Oklahoma City area. "An Intimate Evening with Eddie Izzard" is planned for Oct. 14 at Midwest City's Rose State College Hudiburg... Read More
Oklahoman book review: 'Ararat' pits Noah's Ark discoverers against an ancient evil
Oklahoman book review of Christopher Golden's "Ararat," a thriller set atop a Turkish mountain. Read More
'Captain Underpants' author creates another tale about Dog Man
Dav Pilkey, beloved for his "Captain Underpants" series, publishes new Dog Man graphic novel. Read More
Oklahoma book signings
Two book signings in Oklahoma City this week. Read More
'The Trail Driver' by Zane Grey is fascinating, but fiction
This is an excellent book for anyone interested in the early days of cattle drives a century and a half back. It's a pity Zane Grey was so sloppy with other details. Read More
Oklahoman book review: 'The Unsettlers' by Mark Sundeen
Oklahoman book review of Mark Sundeen's "The Unsettlers: In Search of the Good Life in Today's America." Read More
Oklahoma and Publishers Weekly best-sellers
State and national best-selling books. Read More
The secrets to making a great Stephen King movie
Coming up with a grand unifying theory on what separates the great Stephen King adaptations from the flotsam and jetsam that have washed onto shore the past three-plus decades isn't easy. Read More
Oklahoman book review: 'The Grip of It' by Jac Jemc
Slow-burning horror novel may blur your perception of reality. Read More
Oklahoma and Publishers Weekly best-sellers
Best-sellers on the state and national levels. Read More
Edmond bookstore to hold weekly writing class
Best of Books in Edmond will hold a writing class on five consecutive Thursdays. The cost is $99.95. Read More
Oklahoma book signings
Two book signings by Oklahoma authors. Read More
Author John J. Dwyer discusses his book, 'The Oklahomans'
With the second volume of "The Oklahomans" underway, author John J. Dwyer shares how the book series came about. Read More
10 Big Questions About Game of Thrones’ Final Season
The old gods and the new have cursed us. The seventh season of Game of Thrones is finished, but the HBO fantasy epic’s eighth and final season doesn’t have an airdate yet. Will it be 2019 before we see Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen rock the boat again?  Nobody knows.   Luckily, “The Dragon... Read More


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