The 2017-2018 program has launched with important new instructions as the Library of Congress brings letters in house! Read more about it and download entry guidelines.
The 2017 awards (for 2016 books) are on hold. The 2018 awards (2017 books) are delayed. Mass Center for the Book is at present unfunded by the commonwealth.
Check out the wonderful programming in libraries throughout Massachusetts at the Commonwealth Events Calendar.
We've launched two commonwealth trails and two local walking tours. Libraries are now building local tours to add to the app. Books and reading take us to great places!