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Acclaimed Oklahoma writer Honorée Fanonne Jeffers uses her words to highlight human moments

Almost 250 years before Amanda Gorman galvanized viewers of President Biden's inauguration and Super Bowl LV with her uplifting...

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6 Dr. Seuss books won’t be published for racist images

BOSTON — Six Dr. Seuss books — including “And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street” and “If I Ran the Zoo” — will stop...

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'I believe people have a right to tell their story.' Oklahoma publisher helps tell Black stories.

Nearly 20 years ago, Edmond's Crystal Perkins set out to publish her first novel, but she never sought out an East Coast...

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Find out which books topped this week's Oklahoma and Publishers Weekly bestsellers

Oklahoma bestsellers Fiction 1. “A Court of Silver Flames” by Sarah J. Maas (Bloomsbury Publishing) 2. “The Four Winds” by...

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Book notes: Events with P.G. Bell, Matt Sharrack and Jimmy Matejek-Morris

EDMOND, OK― Best of Books has announced the upcoming author events: • A free virtual event with author and illustrator duo P.G....

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Find out which books topped this week's Oklahoma and Publishers Weekly bestsellers

Oklahoma bestsellers Fiction 1. “Sorrow and Bliss” by Meg Mason (Harper) 2. “The Four Winds” by Kristin Hannah (St. Martin’s...

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Book notes: Events with W. Bruce Cameron, Karen Kingsbury and Tyler Russell

EDMOND ― Best of Books has announced the upcoming author events: • A free virtual event with W. Bruce Cameron at 7 p.m. Tuesday...

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Jesse Plemons cast in Oklahoma movie 'Killers of the Flower Moon'

“Killers of the Flower Moon” chronicles the mysterious murders of Osage Nation citizens in 1920s Oklahoma, after the oil boom...

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Find out which books topped this week's Oklahoma and Publishers Weekly bestsellers

Oklahoma bestsellers Fiction 1. “The Four Winds” by Kristin Hannah (St. Martin’s Griffin) 2. “The Removed” by Brandon Hobson...

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Book notes: Events with Tim Washburn, Scott Reintgen, Frank Keating and Mike Wimmer

EDMOND, OK― Best of Books has announced the upcoming author events: • A free virtual event with Tim Washburn at 7 p.m. Feb. 16...

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Find out which books topped this week's Oklahoma and Publishers Weekly bestsellers

Oklahoma bestsellers Fiction 1. “Before She Disappeared” by Lisa Gardner (Dutton Books) 2. “The Vanishing Half” by Brit...

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Book notes: Events with Susan Mallery, Katherine Center, Ben Montgomery, Beau Wise and Tom Sileo

EDMOND, OK― Best of Books has announced the upcoming author events: • A virtual event with Susan Mallery and Katherine Center...

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Find out which books topped this week's Oklahoma and Publishers Weekly bestsellers

Oklahoma bestsellers Fiction 1. “The Prophets” by Robert Jones, Jr. (G.P. Putnam’s Sons) 2. “There There” by Tommy Orange...

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Oklahoma and Publishers Weekly bestsellers for Jan. 24, 2021

Oklahoma bestsellers Fiction 1. “The Devil’s Rope” by Tim Washburn (Pinnacle Books) 2. “The Dutch House” by Ann Patchett...

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Book events

Best of Books in Edmond has announced upcoming virtual author events. • A talk with NYT Bestselling authors Samantha Shannon...

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Oklahoma and Publishers Weekly bestsellers

Oklahoma bestsellers Fiction 1. “The Dutch House” by Ann Patchett (Harper Perennial) 2. “Fahrenheit 451” by Ray Bradbury (Simon...

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Martin Scorsese's 'Killers of the Flower Moon' is finally set to film in Oklahoma soon - and here's how to be a part of it

Filming on the eagerly awaited movie - which was delayed last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic - is planned to occur from...

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Dennis Quaid talks 'bigger than life' opportunity to play Ronald Reagan in upcoming Oklahoma film 'Reagan'

Quaid soon will have the opportunity to make his third movie in Oklahoma: He said he will reunite with sibling filmmakers Jon...

Farzaneh brothers support education, housing, other causes in central Oklahoma

BusinessApr 28, 2019

MOORE — Revolution didn’t break out in Iran 40 years ago until after the Farzaneh brothers left to study architecture at the University of Oklahoma, but its effects reached around the world and lay a heavy weight on both of them. “Because of...

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