2020 Recap

2020 Recap

We had a very different Buckeye Book Fair in 2020. Although we moved everything online in response to the coronavirus pandemic, that didn’t stop us from having a great Book Fair. We had 112 authors 30+ online programs stretched across 10 days 2,000+ participants...
What is Ohio Book Talks?

What is Ohio Book Talks?

Ohio Authors on Ohio History Ohio Book Talks is a new series of author-led discussions of new books covering different periods in Ohio history. Programs are presented by Buckeye Book Fair with the support of Ohio Humanities. All of these events are free but early...
What is the Native American History of Ohio?

What is the Native American History of Ohio?

In the mid-17th century, the Iroquois Confederacy launched a war for control of the burgeoning fur trade industry. These conflicts, known as the Beaver Wars, were among the bloodiest in North American history, and the resulting defeat of the Erie nation led to...
What happened to Ohio’s historic Black settlements?

What happened to Ohio’s historic Black settlements?

Prior to the Civil War, Ohio had more African American settlements than any other state–around 100 of them. Father-daughter co-authors David  Meyers and Elise Meyers Walker have a new book, HISTORIC BLACK SETTLEMENTS OF OHIO, that takes an in-depth look at this...
Buckeye Book Fair is going to be virtual.

Buckeye Book Fair is going to be virtual.

Due to COVID-19, author events are being moved online.   For the health, safety, and fun of all involved, the Buckeye Book Fair board of trustees has decided that the 2020 book fair will be held virtually. We look forward to connecting Ohio readers and Ohio...
New Programs for 2020

New Programs for 2020

Buckeye Book Fair announces new book festival events! Educator’s Night Librarians, teachers, and parents of students K-12 will learn how Ohio authors’ books can be used for teaching and can attend lectures sharing ideas for supporting literacy and reading...