Best-selling authors Khaled Hosseini and Michael Chabon and other literary heavyweights , along with the best up-and-coming writers like Porochista Khakpour.
Since 1931, the California Book Awards have been honoring literary excellence among authors in the Golden State. At our special awards ceremony, we will award gold and silver medals in several categories, including fiction, non-fiction, first fiction, poetry, young adult, juvenile, californiana, and contribution to publishing. See www.commonwealthclub.org/bookawards for a full list of winners. Don't miss an opportunity to hear from some literary giants and amazing writers. (Underwritten by The Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation)
This Thursday, June 5th
5:30 p.m. pre-event reception, 6 p.m. ceremony, 7 p.m. book signing and reception
$10 members, $10 non-members
Most of this year’s winners will be present, so don’t miss this chance to see them receive their awards, hear them talk about their works, and meet them in person!