VIRTUAL 2020 Buckeye Book Fair

Online Bookstore Open All Year! 

Buckeye Book Fair responded to the needs of our citizens and presented our 2020 programs and events virtually.

Check out our great selection of over 300 titles autographed by Ohio writers and illustrators. Your purchases support Ohio authors and Ohio literacy projects.

See you in 2021!

The 2021 Buckeye Book Fair will be held November 5-6, 2021.

11/6/21 Buckeye Book Fair begins in:








Meet the 2020 Authors

Meet the Ohio authors and illustrators who are participating in this year’s Buckeye Book Fair.

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Buckeye Book Fair Upcoming Events

Love all things reading, writing, and books? We have author lectures and programs every month.

Be sure to check out our events calendar!

For Educators

Are you a teacher, librarian, parent, or home school educator?
We have resources and programs that provide ideas for encouraging reading and writing.

For Youth

Do you want to learn the ins and outs of storytelling, illustration, and the writing process? Students can enjoy fun writing workshops with Ohio authors and enter our book writing challenge!

Event News

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 present-day Ohio's becoming devoid of significant, permanent Indian inhabitants. Only in the first quarter of the 18th century did tribes begin to tentatively resettle the area. AMERICAN INDIANS OF THE OHIO COUNTRY IN THE 18TH CENTURY...

Buckeye Book Fair News

Ohio Literary Trail

Ohio Literary Trail

The Ohioana Library Association has put together an incredible resource for book lovers, The Ohio Literary Trail!   We are thrilled to be included in this monumental collection. The Ohio Literary Trail, presented by the Ohioana Library Association, shines a spotlight...

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 1 dozen student &...

Literary Award Books


Everyone loves free books! Buckeye Book Fair has a Literacy Award Program that awards books to  Ohio schools, libraries, and reading programs.