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Florida Book Award Winners

Orlando Public Library, Library Central
Thursday, May 5, noon
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Meet distinguished Florida Book Award-winning authors as they visit the library to discuss the stories, experiences and mesmerizing material that earned them such recognition.  The Florida Book Award honors the finest Florida literature published the previous year.  Winners represent a number of categories including: Fiction, Nonfiction, Children’s Literature, Young Adult, Poetry, Spanish Language, Book Design and more. 


Gold: Carol Frost, Honeycomb

Children’s Literature
Bronze: Henry Cole, A Nest for Celeste:  A Story About Art, Inspiration, and the Meaning of Home

Popular Fiction
Bronze: Joyce Elson Moore, The Tapestry Shop

Florida Non-Fiction
Gold: Margaret Ross Tolbert, AQUIFERious

Florida Non-Fiction
Bronze: Anna Lillios, Crossing the Creek

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