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The New York City Book Awards Ceremony 2017-2018 - Fully Registered

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 6:00 PM | For members and guests | Members' Room | reception at 6:00 PM, presentation at 6:30 PM | free of charge | advance registration required

The New York City Book Awards, founded in 1996, honor each year’s best books about the city. This annual ceremony honors the winning authors and publishers. Click here for this year's list of honorees.

To register, contact the Events Office at events@nysoclib.org or 212.288.6900 x230. Library members may click below to register online.

At left: The 2017 winning books.

The 2017-2018 New York City Book Awards are generously underwritten by Ellen M. Iseman.