Scott Pelley presents his book, Truth Worth Telling: A Reporter’s Search for Meaning in the Stories of Our Times

Scott Pelley is among the most experienced reporters in American journalism. He has been a correspondent for 60 Minutes since 1999. From 2011 to 2017, Pelley also served as Anchor and Managing Editor of The CBS Evening News. In almost 30 years at CBS News, Pelley has covered the major stories of our times and interviewed the news makers who have changed our world.

Meet the Authors and Illustrators

The Festival is a day-long event that celebrates authors, poets, illustrators, artists, and readers. Presentations are held throughout the day. The authors and illustrators will hold panel discussions, presentations, and Q & A's.

Be sure to buy a book to get it signed by the author/artist. They will be available for book-signings following their presentations.

Book Lineup by Genre

You will find books and authors for all age groups: young children, middle-grade, young adult, and adult.

We have a lineup of books from many different genres. You will find books that are non-fiction, fiction, fantasy, romance, sci-fi, children's picture books, historical fiction, biographies, poetry, art, true crime, nature, mystery, cultural topics, comic books, and more.

Festival Merch Now Available

Check out the Oklahoma Book Festival Gift Store powered by Scissortail Gifts for festival-branded merchandise.

Shop the limited edition t-shirts and other merchandise before the event and use the code BOOKFEST2019 at checkout to have your merchandise packaged for pick up at the festival on Saturday, September 21.

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